Stories about Global Media

Aug 18 2018

Trump says will attend November WWI parade in Paris

The president added: "Now we can buy some more jet fighters!" The White House had scant details about the event, said the official, who requested anonymity to discuss...

Aug 18 2018

Imran Khan elected new Prime Minister of Pakistan

Khan won the July 25 election, but did not have enough seats for an outright majority, forcing him to partner with smaller parties and independents in order to form a gov...

Aug 17 2018

Haze lingers in Clark County, but skies should clear Thursday

It now is in effect until at least Friday noon, when the weather service will reevaluate weather conditions. As wildfire smoke blankets the province, the air we're brea...

Aug 17 2018

Turkish lira dip spells trouble for Asian markets

With the dispute intensifying, Trump on Friday doubled steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey , sending the beleaguered lira plunging 16 percent , part of a 40 percen...

Aug 17 2018

Brennan says Trump move 'designed to send message'

Mr Brennan further said that he would not let up in his criticism of Mr Trump. John Brennan wrote that it is "critically important" that special counsel Robert Muelle...

Aug 17 2018

President Trump Slams Fake News Media as Agencies Coordinate Editorials

Earlier, newsrooms across the USA hit out against Trump with a co-ordinated series of editorials condemning his attacks on "fake news" and his suggestions that journalist...

Aug 17 2018

Death toll in devastating Kerala floods jumps to 67

All rivers from northern district of Kasaragod to Thiruvananthapuram in the south are in spate. Twelve of 14 districts in Kerala are struggling with flooding after au...

Aug 17 2018

Trump revokes security clearance of former Central Intelligence Agency director John Brennan

She also claims he's "leveraged his status" to make unfounded allegations. The White House looked into revoking Brennan's clearance after he accused Trump of " treason ...

Aug 17 2018

The haze isn’t going away. Thanks, wildfires

Sensitive groups should take precautions, including: children, older adults, and people that are pregnant, have heart or lung issues (such as asthma and COPD), or that ha...

Aug 15 2018

Peter Strzok fired from the FBI

The decision, Goelman added, was at odds with a recommendation by the FBI's Office of Professional Responsibility, which had called for Strzok to face a 60-day suspensi...

Aug 15 2018

British-Sudanese man Salih Khater named as parliament attack suspect

The police were very fast, they vaulted over the safety barrier and headed towards the vehicle. Armed police patrol the scene on Victoria Embankment in Westminster. Pol...

Aug 15 2018

Why Italian bridge collapse was ‘a tragedy waiting to happen’

Witnesses reported hearing a roar as the bridge collapsed in torrential rain during midday traffic on the eve of a major holiday that sees most Italians abandoning citi...

Aug 15 2018

Primaries in Connecticut, Vermont, Minnesota and Wisconsin

Hallquist, the former CEO of the Vermont Electric Cooperative, defeated three other Democratic candidates in Tuesday's primary. Tony Evers, the elected state superintende...

Aug 15 2018

Trump says kept Omarosa because she 'said great things about me'

Katrina Pierson, an adviser to Trump's re-election campaign who served as a spokeswoman for his 2016 campaign, said she had never heard Trump use the kind of derogatory l...

Aug 15 2018

Grand jury accuses more than 300 Pennsylvania clergy of abuse

Significantly, the report faulted Cardinal Donald Wuerl , the former longtime bishop of Pittsburgh who now leads the Washington archdiocese, for what it said was his p...

Aug 15 2018

Army Chief of Staff To Take Control of Ghazni Situation

Most of those rescued were Afghan Uzbeks loyal to Afghanistan's Vice President Rashid Dostum who wet over and joined IS after Dostum fell out with Afghan President Ashr...

Aug 15 2018

Caspian-rim nations agree on territorial waters

Apart from the Caspian convention, the parties will sign a number of other agreements on trade, transport, joint fight against terrorism and organized crimes, and coope...

Aug 15 2018

Iraq's Abadi to visit Turkey, Iran amid United States sanctions row

Ravanchi told ISNA: "I do not see any reason for talks between Rouhani and Trump". "It is time to move on from the flawed 2015 deal", he continued. On Monday, Trump o...

Aug 15 2018

Orca abandons body of her dead calf after 17-day journey

After nearly seventeen heart-wrenching days of carrying her dead calf around, J35 (nicknamed Tahlequah), the mother orca , was spotted traversing the waters of the Georg...

Aug 15 2018

United States uses fentanyl for first time in execution of killer

Moore, who received the death penalty after he was found guilty of killing two Omaha taxi drivers, was one of the longest-serving death-row inmates in the US prior to h...