Stories about Global Media

Jul 12 2016

Stocks rise, putting S&P 500 on track for record-high close

The breakout snapped the longest stretch for US stocks without fresh highs outside a bear market since 1985, dealing a blow to skeptics who've increasingly warned the sev...

Jul 12 2016

The Blade Runner, Oscar Pistorius, sentenced to 6 years

But in her decision, Judge Masipa said her opinion was that "a long term in prison will not serve justice". The opportunity for appeals remain, but Pistorius' legal...

Jul 11 2016

No Access to Single Market Without Migration — EU to Britain

Mr Hollande said one measure he wants considered in Bratislava in September is making it possible for all young people in the European Union to have the option of study...

Jul 11 2016

Join up urges MP who wants to beat Corbyn

Mr Corbyn said he would be prepared to mount a legal challenge if he was not on the leadership ballot. At time of publication, more than 50 MPs have resigned from the...

Jul 11 2016

Social media reacts to Dwyane Wade joining the Bulls

Wade will be back in Miami this weekend, honoring his commitment to appear at a two-day youth basketball camp that bears his name. Bakhai pointed out that IL has a 3.75 p...

Jul 11 2016

Week of Violence Tests Upcoming Presidential Campaign

They were people in authority making sure that their fellow citizens had the right to protest authority, and there is nothing more vital to our democracy than that. He ...

Jul 11 2016

Black Lives Matter protesters push for peace

Rioting and looting erupted in London and other British cities in 2011 after Mark Duggan, 29, was shot dead by a police officer in the suburb of Tottenham. There were ...

Jul 11 2016

Sanders to back Clinton at event next week, NY Times reports

Guttenplan, "then you should be grateful he's still fighting for them". A Democratic source told the Associated Press that the two are discussing plans to make their...

Jul 11 2016

THAAD deployment not targeting Russia, China - South Korea

Gary Ross, a Pentagon spokesman. South Korea's National Intelligence Service estimated there were a total of 1,100 North Korean agents operating online gambling sites...

Jul 11 2016

Tony Blair could face legal action over 2003 Iraq War — CHILCOT REPORT

In a statement which was twice as long as that delivered by the chairman of the inquiry, John Chilcot, Blair sought to address the full spectrum of criticism levelled at ...

Jul 11 2016

Trump creates more controversy with congressional GOP meetings

Trump is playing coy to earn more news coverage". "Cruz responded he would continue to do everything he can to help ensure principled constitutionalists on the court...

Jul 11 2016

Obama, in Spain, Says Deeper Military Ties Needed

The White House on Monday stated that President Barack Obama would be joined by his predecessor George Bush alongwith Vice-President Joe Bidden in Dallas. "I wish I was s...

Jul 11 2016

Road to Rio: Women's gymnastics team announced

Biles is glad Douglas, 20, made a comeback after two years away. The gap is sizable to be sure. "My spirit was kind of crushed", the gymnast said . Afterward, Douglas ...

Jul 11 2016

FBI to interview Hillary Clinton in coming days

The FBI interview, which was expected and doesn't suggest that Clinton or anyone else is likely to face prosecution, may indicate the Justice Department's yearlong probe ...

Jul 11 2016

United States to help Iraq build base for Mosul push

The Islamic State group, also known as ISIS, has been holding Mosul, the largest Iraqi city under the Sunni militant group's control, since June 2014. Mosul is consider...

Jul 11 2016

France tops Canada, gets last Olympic basketball berth

The San Antonio Spurs guard also made a clutch three-pointer with just over two minutes to go to give France a seven-point lead and murdered Canada's last significant run...

Jul 11 2016

Rangers overcome Hamels struggles in 6-5 win over Twins

First baseman Prince Fielder is 5-for-15 against him with a double and three RBI. Minnesota (32-56) won three of four at Texas after taking the last two games of its ho...

Jul 11 2016

Former Australian PM Howard defiant in the face of Iraq War criticism

Insisting that the "world was and is better off without Saddam", Mr Blair argued that the Iraqi dictator would have "once again threatened world peace" if he had remained...

Jul 11 2016

Gingrich 'actively lobbying' to be Trump's running mate

The Trump campaign did not immediately respond to CNN for a comment about the apparent gaffe in the meeting or Sanford's concerns. When asked about Trump's divi...

Jul 11 2016

Dallas shooting survivor thanks police, says she'll march again

She wants her sons — ages 12, 13, 15 and 17 — to know it was an isolated incident. HaggertyCBS11/Twitter Shetamia Taylor , 37, risked her life to protect her 15-year-o...