Stories about Global Media

Nov 06 2018

Tight security as trial for alleged Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' begins

The jurors were called into the courtroom wearing stickers identifying them by number, their names withheld to protect their safety. Guzman's Sinaloa cartel often descr...

Nov 06 2018

Journalist Khashoggi's body parts transported in suitcases

Saudis who are angry at The Washington Post's coverage of the kingdom in the aftermath of Jamal Khashoggi's murder are calling for a boycott of Amazon.com Inc. Two ...

Nov 06 2018

Texas Newlyweds Die In Helicopter Crash While Leaving Their Wedding

On Nov. 3, a newlywed couple died in a helicopter crash while leaving their wedding ceremony. The helicopter's pilot was also killed when the aircraft struck a rura...

Nov 06 2018

Activists Protest Tigress Avni's Killing, Forest Officials on Defensive

She was traced with the help of trap cameras, drones, a pack of trained sniffer dogs and a hang-glider along with a team of Forest Department officials in the region of t...

Nov 06 2018

Children mowed down and killed in horror hit-run crash

The suspected driver, 21-year-old Colten Treu of Chippewa Falls, fled but later turned himself in several hours later, police said. Treu was arrested on four counts of ...

Nov 06 2018

North Ogden, Utah Mayor Killed in Afghanistan

They say Brent Taylor was in the country to train Afghan commandos and was shot Saturday by one of the trainees at the Kabul military training center. Gen. Jefferson S. B...

Nov 06 2018

Sri Lankan President defends his decision to sack Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe

In the statement released on Monday in Sinhala, Mr. Jayasuriya said a majority of members in Parliament have submitted a petition to him stating that the changes made i...

Nov 06 2018

Despite Khashoggi Killing, Saudi Crown Prince Seen Retaining Power

The order to kill Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi came from the highest level of the Saudi government, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Friday, adding that ...

Nov 05 2018

Mayor of Utah city killed in 'insider attack' in Afghanistan

And they offered heavy praise to Taylor for his service, both in the military and in civic matters. The Tribune reported that on the day of his deployment in mid-Januar...

Nov 05 2018

Nigeria Tweeted Trump Caravan Speech Apparently To Defend Shooting Protesters

The army's official Twitter account shared a video of Trump suggesting that United States soldiers could respond with force to migrants who throw rocks on the United ...

Nov 05 2018

Woman dubbed 'South Park Susan' in racist viral video faces additional charges

Westwood seen questioning and wanting to know why the two other women were in the parking lot outside of the apartment building. - The woman who became known as "South ...

Nov 05 2018

Trump says Democrats would ruin Florida, his second home

The Democrat took a brief break from the trail early Saturday morning in the aftermath of a deadly shooting at a yoga studio in Tallahassee, where he is the mayor. This w...

Nov 05 2018

Jamal Khashoggi body was dissolved in acid, says Turkish official

And in an editorial for Khashoggi's former employer, The Washington Post , Erdogan accused authorities in Riyadh of refusing to answer key questions about the murder , ...

Nov 05 2018

Trump’s America: White teachers dress up as Mexican border walls for Halloween

Middleton said he had been contacted by a parent "expressing concern' over the staff's costumes". Incorporating President Donald Trump's border wall into a Halloween...

Nov 05 2018

Khashoggi murderers left Turkey over Saudi King’s phone call: Opposition party leader

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , who is widely believed to be the one who ordered the killing - as implicitly suggested by Erdogan in his Friday op-ed - has repo...

Nov 05 2018

Elementary School Teachers Dressed As MAGA Border Wall For Halloween

One of the now-deleted photos shows six teachers wearing patriotic outfits and standing behind fake-brick panels that make up a wall bearing President Donald Trump's 20...

Nov 05 2018

Khashoggi’s body was ‘dissolved’, says Erdogan adviser

LONDON-A month after the killing of Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi , the Trump administration has chose to stand by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , having concluded...

Nov 05 2018

District offers apology after teachers dress up as Trump border wall

The costumes were worn during class. Photos were posted to the district's Facebook page Thursday night and later removed, but screenshots captured the images that wen...

Nov 05 2018

Erdogan: Khashoggi kill order came from 'highest levels' of Saudi govt

They include 15 members of an alleged Saudi "hit squad" that Turkey says was sent to Istanbul to kill The Washington Post columnist who had written critically of Sau...

Nov 04 2018

Trump says he doesn't feel betrayed by Saudis

The U.N. human rights chief says global experts should help investigate the "shockingly brazen" killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and she also is urging Saud...