Stories about Global Media

Jul 17 2016

Senate Democrats call for extending Iran sanctions law

Those who were in favor of the deal cite Iran having apparently abided by the requirement to limit enrichment levels of uranium it processes, by cutting the number of i...

Jul 17 2016

Naveen attends Inter-State Council meet

Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a high-level meeting with chief ministers of 31 states on Saturday. "Among the key topics we will discuss are internal security iss...

Jul 17 2016

Eric Garner's daughter says she was 'railroaded' by ABC

In a long series of tweets, and in a video she shared first with the Huffington Post , Garner said she was "promised" she would be able to directly address President Oba...

Jul 17 2016

Baton Rouge police: Three arrested in plot to harm officers

A peaceful demonstration should never be like that", expressed Crystal Williams, local resident and organizer with North Baton Rouge Matters, "I feel like speech is my mo...

Jul 17 2016

Democratic convention features party stars

It's also clear that the Democratic National Committee was complicit in all this, scheduling a limited number of debates on nights when no one would be watching, and seiz...

Jul 17 2016

Sudan's Bashir travels to Rwanda despite ICC arrest warrant

Rwanda has no ties with the ICC and is not obliged to obey instructions from the court. "We are too busy to pay attention to that kind of thing", she said at the media ...

Jul 17 2016

BSO: Escaped Broward Inmate Now Believed To Be Armed

Su, a member of the Texas-based Halliburton family of vast oil wealth , was married to Nan Yao Su , a University of Florida professor prominent in entomology. Davie po...

Jul 17 2016

David Cameron stepping down as British PM

I was the future once ". Mr Cameron , often praised for his statesman-like demeanour, cut a more relaxed figure in parliament as he laid into his political rival Jerem...

Jul 17 2016

Turkish officials declare coup over, almost 3000 soldiers arrested

He issued a message via FaceTime, broadcast by a private TV network, urging the Turkish public to rally to his cause. "This coup was obviously planned quite well but ...

Jul 17 2016

South Sudan evacuations continue; some locals turned back

A civil war that began in December 2013 came a few months after Kiir dismissed Machar as his deputy. Residents of Juba tell VOA the city remained calm Thursday, thr...

Jul 17 2016

Cameron Leaves Downing Street for Last Time as PM

Theresa May then became Britain's new leader, accepting an invitation to govern from Queen Elizabeth II. On Wednesday, he arrives to the palace as a leader, and leaves me...

Jul 16 2016

Obama: Country will experience tensions for quite some time

The President did not respond to the lighting request, but he did remark that he'd spoken out against anti-police violence and rhetoric on a number of occasions since Fer...

Jul 16 2016

At least 84 killed in French terror attack

A rough translation of the Tweet: "Dear Nicois, the driver of a truck seems to have caused dozens of deaths". The attack was the third major strike against France in l...

Jul 16 2016

What does the world think of Boris Johnson as Foreign Secretary?

The UK's former ambassador to France, Sir Peter Ricketts - previously the top civil servant at the Foreign Office - said he believed politicians on the other side of th...

Jul 16 2016

Mice watch out: Larry the cat to stay at 10 Downing Street

That will be the mission of the government I lead and together we will build a better Britain'. In his final appearance in Parliament as British Prime Minister, David ...

Jul 16 2016

No reduction to USA troops in Afghanistan

Though U.S. officials said Obama was acting on a formal Pentagon recommendation of 8,400 troops, in recent weeks there were ongoing talks between the White House and the ...

Jul 16 2016

What Will Phil Do Next at British Open?

Asked, with 36 holes to go, if he smells another Open victory, Mickelson said , "It's a little too far off". History would agree. Of the seven previous players to open w...

Jul 16 2016

Donald Trump names Indiana Gov. Mike Pence his running mate

After news organizations, including NBC News, reported that he had settled on Pence as his VP choice , Trump tweeted Thursday night that he would delay his formal an...

Jul 16 2016

Suspected Truck Attack Leaves Dozens Dead in France

Witnesses said bodies were everywhere. At least 84 people are dead, including two Americans, after the Bastille Day attack, which French authorities are investigating a...

Jul 16 2016

German FM: Appointing Boris Johnson shows new British PM committed to Brexit

After spending the past five months condemning the European project, Boris Johnson is heading to Brussels next week to meet with numerous people charged with steering i...