Stories about Global Media

Oct 27 2018

Ethiopia appoints Africa's only female president

Sahle-Work Zewde, a seasoned diplomat who has held positions with the United Nations, was unanimously voted in by parliament members to replace Mulatu Teshome , who unex...

Oct 27 2018

2 girls planned to kill classmates, drink blood

There was already an increased police presence at the school following a tip-off from another student about a rumour to a a possible threat to students. Both girls were s...

Oct 27 2018

Plane crashes on busy freeway in Southern California

The plane belonged to the group, which performs air shows and flies in formation over parades, memorial services and events commemorating veterans. Another dramatic vid...

Oct 27 2018

Justice Department Charges Pipe Bomb Suspect

Sayoc did not want to talk and quickly demanded a lawyer, the official said . Trump told reporters Friday afternoon that he was aware that the suspect was a supporte...

Oct 27 2018

Ethiopia elects 1st female president; 'sets the standard'

Sahle-Work Zewde has been elected Ethiopian president by members of parliament. Until recently she was the United Nations secretary-general's special representative to th...

Oct 27 2018

Ex-President Rajapaksa Replaces Wickremesinghe as Sri Lanka’s PM

Taking to Twitter, Samaraweera said, "The appointment of Rajapaksa as the Prime Minister is unconstitutional and illegal". Wickremesinghe had written back saying he is ...

Oct 27 2018

Jamal Khashoggi death: Saudi explanation ‘not credible’

His Treasury Secretary, Mnuchin, said he would not attend a Saudi investment conference on Tuesday, although he would still visit Riyadh as planned for talks with his c...

Oct 27 2018

‘Buck stops with prince for death of Khashoggi’

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman separately said that the killing of the Washington Post columnist will not "drive a wedge" between the kingdom and Turkey . On Sunday,...

Oct 27 2018

Middle schoolers planned to kill classmates, drink their blood

Text messages were also found on the girls' phones detailing the plan. Two high school girls have been expelled and face serious charges after they brought knives to sc...

Oct 27 2018

Vintage Plane Crashes Onto 101 Freeway In Agoura Hills

The crash, which occurred west of Los Angeles, slowed traffic to a crawl as the pilot was rescued and fire fighters dealt with the blaze. "He was able to control it and w...

Oct 26 2018

Window for early voting opens in MA

The site suffered a brief power outage earlier in the day, but a breaker was flipped and normal operations resumed, said county elections spokeswoman Suzy Trutie. "By...

Oct 26 2018

Trump Is Right About the INF

The landmark IRNF treaty, signed by America and Russian Federation in 1987, eliminated all nuclear and conventional missiles, as well as their launchers, with ranges of...

Oct 26 2018

Student's Chilling Final Phone Call Before Murder

Early Tuesday morning, Salt Lake police learned Rowland was near the historic Trinity African Methodist Episcopal Church at 239 E. Martin Luther King Jr. "Our thoughts ...

Oct 26 2018

Hunt for body as Saudi admits Khashoggi died in Istanbul consulate

The annoucement, which came in a tweet from the Saudi foreign ministry, said that an initial investigation by the government's general prosecutor found that Khashoggi bee...

Oct 26 2018

Wasserman Schultz office, building evacuated after bomb threat

The first such package was discovered Monday at the NY home of George Soros , a billionaire activist known to fund pro-democracy and liberal political groups. The buildi...

Oct 26 2018

Vintage plane crash-lands on California freeway

The crash shut down the Agoura Hills freeway in both directions but no injuries were reported or any cars involved. Nearby Van Nuys airport confirmed the plane was fr...

Oct 26 2018

Smugglers to exploit border if no Brexit deal: United Kingdom watchdog

A Department for Transport spokesman said: 'We remain confident of reaching an agreement with the European Union, but it is only sensible for government and industry to...

Oct 26 2018

Titanic Gets Second Chance as Replica Sets Sail in 2022

Of course, the original Titanic voyage ended in tragedy, with over 1 ,500 people losing their lives. A replica of the infamous ship dubbed the Titanic II is set to ...

Oct 26 2018

Saudis don't know how Khashoggi was killed, incident was ‘aberration, mistake’ - FM

South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham said Sunday "I find it impossible to believe that the Crown Prince was not involved". He told German public broadcaster ARD on Saturday...

Oct 26 2018

Early voting in Texas begins with lines, strong turnout

More than one out of five of the state's registered voters participated in early voting in 2016, the first time that ma offered an early voting period. This week, we...