Stories about Global Media

Aug 09 2018

Two hurt as Israel hits Gaza targets over 'arson balloons'

Hussam Badran, one senior Hamas official, during a Sunday interview with Gaza radio station said, "Hamas has conducted internal meetings that have not yet ended". The Isr...

Aug 09 2018

Khamenei says Iran does not have anything to be concerned about

Within hours of the sanctions taking effect, German carmaker Daimler said it had "suspended our already limited activities in Iran in accordance with the applicable san...

Aug 09 2018

USA hits Russian Federation with sanctions over nerve agent attack

Sergei and Yulia Skripal were found unconscious on a bench in Salisbury, England, on March 4, having been poisoned by Novichok , a military-grade nerve agent developed...

Aug 09 2018

Apple's Attempt to Ban Alex Jones Backfired in an Unexpected Way

The InfoWars podcasts serve as advertising for a wide range of wellness and survivalism products, making Jones as much as $18 million per year. To see more from Doc...

Aug 08 2018

Terrified Tourists Flee Gili Islands After Lombok Earthquake

A Canadian family that was trapped in Indonesia following a deadly quake has made it off the island of Lombok safely. Rescuers resumed their search for survivors‚ and...

Aug 08 2018

New York Congressman Chris Collins Arrested on Insider-Trading Charges

This led to three trades, it is alleged, that helped the defendants avoid $768,000 USA in losses. Collins' trades in Innate Immunotherapeutics had already been the subj...

Aug 08 2018

China Tariffs on $16B Finalized for August 23 by Trump Administration

The US is now considering tariffs on another $200bn in goods , including consumer products that were spared in the initial round. The administration is readying tariffs...

Aug 08 2018

Nigeria Parliament 'takeover': Intelligence head Lawal Musa Daura fired

In a statement on Tuesday, a former Deputy Director General of the Nigerian Law School, Prof Ernest Ojukwu (SAN), said the acting President had "renewed great hope that o...

Aug 08 2018

Protesters target nail salons after broomstick brawl footage goes viral

As Thomas runs out of the salon another can be heard saying "What are you doing", leading to Zhing attacking her as well. The nail salon, however, claims that Thomas re...

Aug 08 2018

Republicans Spent Big to Win a Special Election. Now They're anxious

Trump took the district with 53 percent of the vote in 2016 , just one-point below Mitt Romney's performance there in 2012. The Republican campaign arm and its allied su...

Aug 08 2018

Baby boy dies after being pulled from water near Brooklyn Bridge

Tourists from Oklahoma made the disturbing discovery and waved police down around 4 p.m. Sunday . "I thought it was a doll", Monte Campbell said. Monte Campbell, 46,...

Aug 08 2018

Rick Gates Denies Embezzling Money From Manafort’s Company To Finance Affair

Gates' testimony was part of the prosecution's effort to prove that Manafort was responsible for financial maneuverings that he and other witnesses have testified include...

Aug 08 2018

Fresh round of money laundering charges for Najib Razak

Indonesia handed over to Malaysia on Monday a $250 million luxury yacht , impounded earlier this year as part of an global hunt for assets purchased with billions of dol...

Aug 08 2018

Special counsel's star witness testifies he committed crimes with Paul Manafort

Gates, 46, is already facing up to five years in prison under the terms of a plea deal he struck with prosecutors in February when he pleaded guilty to two charges of c...

Aug 07 2018

Saudi-led coalition says Houthis behind Thursday's attack in Hodeidah

The ongoing KSA-led war on Yemen left 40 Saudi soldiers killed and 30 others injured in July, 2018, according to reports circulated by local media outlets. But a coalitio...

Aug 07 2018

18 killed in Russian helicopter crash as blades hit second aircraft

Would you like to get published on Standard Media websites? The ministry added that it had set up a commission to investigate the crash. "He flew 5,990 hours, 2,300 o...

Aug 07 2018

Yemeni officials say Saudi-led airstrikes kill 28 in Hodeida

Ahmed Yehia, who witnessed the attack, said body parts were scattered in the area of the strike. Lise Grande, UN humanitarian coordinator for Yemen, earlier said hund...

Aug 07 2018

United Nations to Convene Yemen Peace Talks in Geneva

Hundreds of thousands of people depend on Al-Thawra, which is Yemen s largest hospital, she said . Shuttling between the warring parties to avert a coalition assault...

Aug 07 2018

UN envoy invites Yemen’s warring parties to talks on Sept

Hundreds of thousands of people depend on Al-Thawra, which is Yemen s largest hospital, she said . He said the coalition "follows a strict and transparent approach based...

Aug 07 2018

Trump Blames California Wildfires on Poor Environmental Laws

However, Trump is also touching on complaints that environmental policies stop land managers from clearing brush, dead trees and other biomass in forests that feed fires,...