Stories about Global Media

Oct 10 2018

Bolsonaro Election Effect Turns Brazil's Congress on Its Head

The former Army captain, dubbed "Tropical Trump" because of his nationalist agenda and anti-establishment tirades, won almost half the votes thanks to a surge in support ...

Oct 10 2018

Susan Rice Considering 2020 Challenge to Collins in Maine

Supreme Court in a vote on Saturday, outrage erupted among those who had opposed his nomination and vows to mobilize were issued to make sure that those who voted agains...

Oct 10 2018

Trump says he's not firing Rod Rosenstein

It was an official, non-political event. Florida Gov. Rick Scott and Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi greeted the president on the tarmac. Scott hailed the Trump admi...

Oct 10 2018

More Cities Deciding Not To Celebrate Columbus Day

Columbus isn't alone. More people are instead opting to celebrate the alternative Indigenous Peoples' Day , according to USA Today. Indigenous people had been living the...

Oct 10 2018

Melania Trump weighs in on her African trip, her wardrobe, and h

US first lady Melania Trump feeds a baby elephant a bottle of milk at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust elephant orphanage in Nairobi, Kenya, October 5, 2018 . The pe...

Oct 10 2018

Indonesia To Stop Searching For Earthquake, Tsunami Victims On Thursday

Besson said the team was unable to reach the victim, who was trapped under thick concrete. Survivors from the quake-damaged Indonesian city of Palu give a thumbs-up s...

Oct 10 2018

Trump's United Nations envoy Nikki Haley quits, denies 2020 ambitions

At the United Nations, she helped spearhead the administration's efforts to combat what it alleged to be anti-American and anti-Israel actions by the global body, includi...

Oct 10 2018

Kavanaugh sworn in again during ceremonial event at White House

Trump on Twitter on Tuesday said he was "very proud" of Kavanaugh and his family, and disparaged the anti-Kavanaugh protesters. Mr Kavanaugh moved to the Supreme Court ...

Oct 10 2018

Stop And Frisk Doesn't Work, Despite What Donald Trump Says

Proponents say stop-and-frisk helps prevent violent crime by taking more illegal guns and other contraband off the streets. McGrath also notes that Chicago's homicide rat...

Oct 10 2018

Columbus day event draws supporters and protesters in Pueblo

So, the city chose Veterans Day . But instead of citing politics or the growing movement to embrace Indigenous Peoples' Day , the mayor's office said budget was to bl...

Oct 10 2018

Jair Bolsonaro: an anti-establishment figure offering brusque solutions

Haddad secured 29% of votes in the first round. He was unable to campaign in person or participate in debates as he underwent surgeries during a three-week hospital sta...

Oct 10 2018

Melania Trump in Egypt: the pyramids in the program

She even tripped when she was feeding the elephants but was able to find her foot before she fell. As she arrived to the Texas Air Force base ahead for the visit, she...

Oct 10 2018

Skripal poisoning suspect is Russian doctor who works for military intel

British authorities don't dispute the identifications. In the past, the group has focused on the downing of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine and chemical attacks in Sy...

Oct 10 2018

I'm glad Melania is in Africa, but her trip won't change anything

Melania Trump's main agenda to Africa is about childhood nutrition and wildlife conservation. However, social media users have been quick to mock the First Lady - qu...

Oct 10 2018

Susan Collins: 'I do not believe' Kavanaugh was Ford's assailant

According to a new report from Planned Parenthood, 25 million US women of reproductive age "are poised to lose access to abortion immediately if Kavanaugh is the fifth ...

Oct 10 2018

Kim Jong-Un invites Pope Francis to visit North Korea

In May, Pyongyang failed to follow through with its promises to allow inspectors to assess its demolition of Punggye-ri in what has become a roadblock in the country's de...

Oct 10 2018

Missing Saudi journalist: Why Jamal Khashoggi was a threat to Riyadh?

He told broadcaster CNN Turk that Khashoggi had not left the Saudi consulate in Istanbul , which he had entered on Tuesday to obtain documents for a forthcoming ma...

Oct 09 2018

A Former 1st Daughter Quietly Ties the Knot

According to People , only 20 family members were in attendance at the low-key ceremony, held at the Bush family's compound in Kennebunkport, Maine . Coyne is an acto...

Oct 09 2018

Killed When Limousine Crashes Into Crowd Outside Upstate Country Store

There is no evidence the state took any steps to do so. The National Transportation Safety Board is sending a team to investigate, which a spokesman said would be on ...

Oct 09 2018

Rosenstein And I 'Have A Good Relationship'

U.S. President Donald Trump pledged on Monday to end a "crime spree" in Chicago and called for loosening restrictions on police in the third-largest U.S. "That'll be ve...