Stories about Global Media

Jul 10 2016

IS owning Dhaka cafe attack 'credible', says Italian Minister

The attack on the police position was close to an area where some 200,000 people had gathered for a prayer service in Kishoreganj town, about 140 km (90 miles) northeast ...

Jul 10 2016

$540 million Mega Millions ticket sold in Indiana

The winning Mega Millions numbers were white balls 8-19-20-55-73 and yellow ball 5. The largest Mega Millions jackpot, worth $656 million, was sold in 2012. Paula O...

Jul 10 2016

Bangladesh militants exchange fire with police at Eid prayers

At least one of the bombs exploded during the prayer attended by hundreds of thousands of people at the sprawling Sholakia grounds in the district of Kishoreganj, about 6...

Jul 10 2016

When Donald Wanted to Help the Clintons Buy Their House

During his speech at his Trump SoHo hotel in New York , Wednesday, Trump accused Hillary Clinton of committing a felony during her time as Secretary of State acc...

Jul 10 2016

Pistorius sentenced to 6 years in girlfriend's murder

While the minimum sentence was 15 years for the charge, the judge said that Pistorius is a "good candidate for rehabilitation" and shouldn't be in prison any longer tha...

Jul 10 2016

Gatlin, Lagat bull their way into Olympics

Justin Gatlin won a 200 metres showdown with LaShawn Merritt and 41-year-old Bernard Lagat made his fifth Olympic team by winning the 5,000m at the USA athletics trials o...

Jul 10 2016

US Senate approves nationwide labeling law for GMO food products

But as Harvest Public Media's Peggy Lowe reports, it's still a food fight. While we opposed the mandatory nature of this bill, the potential costs to consumers, farmers...

Jul 10 2016

Rise in Abortions in Latin America

In Brazil and Ecuador - where governments have issued health warnings on the danger to the fetus from maternal Zika infection - requests for abortion in 2016 have doubled...

Jul 10 2016

Kenney announces bid for Alberta PC leadership

But as soon as former prime minister Stephen Harper's former lieutenant told a meeting of some of his friends in the Calgary suburb of Cochrane last week that they shou...

Jul 10 2016

UK's Jeremy Corbyn vows to carry on as Labour leader

Corbyn has vowed not to "betray" grassroots supporters who helped propel him to the leadership in September, with 60 per cent of the votes in the wider party. "Some of w...

Jul 10 2016

GMO labeling bill needs more work

That's because the overwhelming majority of consumers say they want to know if there are GMO's in their food. In a letter to Conaway, USDA's general counsel assured h...

Jul 10 2016

Kidney transplant recipient eyes Rio despite Zika risk

Gatlin, 34, won a blistering duel with LaShawn Merritt to complete a sprint double following his win in the 100m on the opening weekend at Hayward Field. No one was withi...

Jul 10 2016

Christoph Waltz on Brexit: 'I can't comprehend the abysmal stupidity'

In case you haven't already heard the news, Nigel Farage has resigned as UKIP leader after achieving his "political ambition". "I have never been, and I've never wanted...

Jul 10 2016

Three Killed In Terrorist Attack In Bangladesh

More than 200,000 people had gathered for Eid, a festival marking the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the a...

Jul 10 2016

Tony Blair faces calls for Iraq war legal action after Chilcot report

And he denied that he was a pliant ally of President George W. Bush, defending a controversial message he sent the American president in 2002, before the decision to inva...

Jul 10 2016

China Deploying More Armed Surface Drones to Patrol South China Sea

Though China has said the exercises are routine, they come ahead of The Hague-based arbitration tribunal's ruling Tuesday in a case brought by the Philippines contesting ...

Jul 10 2016

A third of Cleveland police will have GOP convention duties

Then in 2014, four months after the Republicans chose Cleveland for the convention, a white police officer shot dead 12-year-old Tamir Rice, who was black, in a case that...

Jul 10 2016

Iraq war was illegal: John Prescott

He added: "In 2004, the UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan said that as regime change was the prime aim of the Iraq War, it was illegal". "The timing of the decision was...

Jul 10 2016

This Teen Found The Most Horrifying Thing IRL While Playing Pokémon Go

Pokémon Go is a newly-released, augment-reality app where users, or trainers as they're called, capture Pokémon while walking around. She said the man's body, dressed...

Jul 10 2016

Canada's flat jobs numbers feed contraction concerns for second quarter

Ontario lost 4,200 jobs, but the province's unemployment rate dropped from 6.6 per cent to 6.4 per cent as fewer people looked for work. "Beneath the effectively zero c...