Stories about Global Media

Sep 10 2018

No long-range missiles, North Korea military parade features floats and flowers

The past two big anniversaries of North Korea's founding, in 2008 and 2013, did not feature the Korean People's Army, only the civil defence units, which are officially c...

Sep 10 2018

Anonymous Trump Admin Insider Writes About 'Quiet Resistance' in White House

Asked if legal action should be taken against the Times , Trump said he is looking into the possibility in addition to seeking to uncover who wrote the opinion piece ...

Sep 10 2018

North Korea marks anniversary with huge parade

And there were no nuclear tests to mark the day, as has happened in each of the last two years. According to South Korean President Moon Jae-in's national security chie...

Sep 10 2018

Cory Booker releases committee confidential document on Brett Kavanaugh

Sarsour told Reuters that her group's members accounted for 209 of the 212 arrests made Tuesday through Thursday, including almost all of the 177 arrests within the...

Sep 10 2018

UK says it will nab poisoning suspects if they leave Russia

Prime Minister Theresa May was adamant that this attack was not carried out by "rogue" GRU operatives. Russian Federation has been denying any involvement in the ...

Sep 10 2018

North Korea marks 70 years since foundation

Russian President Vladimir Putin has sent a telegram to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, congratulating him on the 70th anniversary of North Korea's founding, the Korea...

Sep 10 2018

Sen. Thom Tillis reflects on week-long Kavanaugh hearing

Cory Booker , the first African-American U.S. senator from New Jersey and a possible 2020 presidential contender, will be the keynote speaker for the Iowa Democratic Pa...

Sep 10 2018

US President calls for Justice Dept to probe op-ed author

The president has raged against the essay since The Times published it on Wednesday afternoon, setting off a frenzy of speculation in the capital about the identity o...

Sep 10 2018

Indian man among three victims of bank shooting in Cincinnati

Gun shots rang out just after 9 am (9 pm Singapore time) at the high-rise headquarters of Fifth Third Bank, a regional financial institution in Ohio's third-largest city....

Sep 10 2018

Dallas officer shoots, kills man after entering wrong apartment

A police officer in Dallas shot and killed a man she thought was in her apartment - only, it wasn't actually her apartment, authorities said . The 26-year-old office...

Sep 10 2018

Police search home of couple accused of stealing money from homeless veteran

Early Thursday, Florence Township police and investigators from the Burlington County prosecutor's office executed a search warrant on the couple's home as part of a cr...

Sep 09 2018

Congress grills tech firms over foreign influence

The meeting was set for September 25. At a congressional hearing on Twitter's transparency and accountability on Wednesday, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey admitted that the ...

Sep 09 2018

Cops Raid Home Of Couple Who Raised GoFundMe Money For Homeless Vet

Cops on Thursday raided a New Jersey home and towed away a new BMW belonging to the couple accused of misusing thousands of dollars in donations raised for a homeless m...

Sep 09 2018

Google A No-Show As Facebook, Twitter Executives Testify To Senate Panel

Shares of social media companies slipped on Wednesday as the executives appeared at congressional hearings, with Twitter off 5.7 percent and Facebook around 2.45 perc...

Sep 09 2018

Pakistan will not fight any other country's war: PM Imran Khan

Imran Khan , chief of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf is said to have the backing of the powerful military, which has ruled the country for nearly half its 72-year history. Khan...

Sep 09 2018

Moon: Kim willing to accept "stronger measures" on denuclearization

Chung is said to have delivered a message from Trump to Kim during his visit and come back with a message for Trump from the North Korean leader. Pyongyang , for it...

Sep 09 2018

Twitter not based on 'political ideology,' CEO tells lawmakers

The DoJ has a "growing concern" that social media companies are "hurting competition" and intentionally stifling free speech, according to the statement . We must ask ...

Sep 09 2018

Twitter hits Alex Jones and Infowars with permanent bans

Jones and InfoWars were banned permanently Thursday from Twitter due to abusive behavior. InfoWars' Jones was on Capitol Hill this week where he was spotted attendi...

Sep 09 2018

Twitter, Facebook Face US Congress Over Misinformation

In what way will the bot identification be done, we'll have to wait for Twitter to say more in the matter. Thirteen Russians were indicted by special counsel Robert M...

Sep 09 2018

Refugee calamity feared as battle for Syria's Idlib looms large

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani , left, and Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan leave a news conference after meeting in Tehran on Friday. While it's hard to...