Stories about Global Media

Aug 22 2018

New Zealand minister cycles to hospital to deliver baby

Looking quite stress free and happy, Genter wrote on the social media platform: "Beautiful Sunday morning for a bike ride, to the hospital, for an induction to finally ha...

Aug 22 2018

Former SS camp guard Jakiv Palij deported to Germany from US

The deportation of the 95-year-old former concentration camp guard, Jakiw Palij , comes 25 years after investigators first confronted him about his past and he admitted ...

Aug 21 2018

On Eid'l Adha, Duterte calls for peace among faiths

Millions of Muslims gathered in mosques across the world early Tuesday to perform Qurban Bayram (Eid al-Adha) prayer to start the celebrations for Muslim feast. As Muslim...

Aug 21 2018

Muslims celebrate Eid Al-Adha, the Feast of the Sacrifice

Festival dates are determined by the sighting of the moon and the lunar calendar. "To all those who are observing Eid-al-Adha, I wish you a time of joy and meaningful r...

Aug 20 2018

Flooding in southern Indian state kills more than 350, displaces 800,000

Strong winds are also predicted for Saturday and Sunday. Bedraggled survivors massing at evacuation centres have described desperate scenes after days without food or p...

Aug 20 2018

Judge In Manafort Trial Receives Threats; Media Tries To Reveal Juror's Identities

On Friday afternoon, the jury broke for the weekend without a verdict in the trial. " The Marshals go where I go ", Ellis said, confirming the existence of his recent s...

Aug 20 2018

Trump's Military Parade Postponed

No one in the nation had much enthusiasm for Donald Trump's planned military parade , aside from the president himself, of course. But the amount allocated this year...

Aug 20 2018

Papadopoulos faces jail over lies to Federal Bureau of Investigation

In his recommendation, Mueller said the "government does not take a position with respect to a particular sentence to be imposed, but respectfully submits that a sentence...

Aug 20 2018

Trump says his White House counsel not a ‘RAT’ like Nixon’s

McGahn II, told the special counsel's investigators during months of interviews". Mueller is investigating whether the president sought to obstruct justice as well as w...

Aug 20 2018

Trump Organization accuses Omarosa's book publisher of tortious interference with hush agreement

The New York Times reported Thursday that Manigault Newman is believed to have as many as 200 recordings, sparking concerns among some White House staffers they migh...

Aug 20 2018

Fans Forced to Evacuate After Shooting at Florida HS Football Game

School district officials are working to determine what additional safeguards are needed for Friday night football games in the future, Burstein said. The game was betwee...

Aug 20 2018

Shots fired during Florida high school football game, police say

It was not immediately clear whether the shots were fired inside, or near, the stadium for Palm Beach Central High School. School district officials are working to dete...

Aug 20 2018

Body of Shanann Watts was found in shallow grave, court document says

My daddy, daddy, I love you". On Thursday, investigators found the bodies of his wife, Shanann Watts, and their daughters, ages 3 and 4. Shanann went missing on...

Aug 19 2018

Afghan president visits key city, week after Taliban raid

The bomber had walked into a classroom at a Shia educational centre in Dasht-e-Barchi. There were no immediate reports of casualties on the government side from the lat...

Aug 19 2018

Pope Francis prays for victims of Genoa bridge collapse

A large section of the bridge collapsed over an industrial area in the Italian city of Genova during a sudden and violent storm, leaving vehicles crushed in rubble be...

Aug 19 2018

Donald Trump's Social Media Solution? A Free-For-All For Both 'Good And Bad'

They have banned a number of pages and accounts in recent weeks for being involved in activity meant to disrupt the midterm elections, and nearly all of the major platfor...

Aug 19 2018

Former Indian PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee dies at 93

In a departure from tradition, Vajpayee's foster daughter Namita Bhattacharya lit the funeral pyre; among other family members present was foster grand-daughter Niharik...

Aug 19 2018

Vatican sides with victims of USA predator priests

The Vatican called the sex abuse described in a grand jury report in Pennsylvania "criminal and morally reprehensible". Now comes a statement from the Vatican on Th...

Aug 19 2018

Trump Says He'll Yank Bruce Ohr's Security Clearance 'Very Quickly'

FILE - Former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, May 23, 2017. That was followed late yesterday by a joint letter from 15 former s...

Aug 19 2018

Qatar promises $15 billion investment in Turkey

The crash comes amid the ongoing diplomatic row between the USA and Turkey over an American pastor alleged to have been involved in the Middle Eastern country's 2016 at...