Stories about Global Media

Jul 19 2016

In Christie, Trump would get tough advocate _ and baggage

However, come late Friday morning the choice was clear when Trump tweeted Pence will be his No. 2. But that would have to happen against the wishes of Trump's son-in-la...

Jul 19 2016

Bank of England opts against rate cut despite Brexit vote

The Bank of England will hold interest rates at 0.5 per cent, it has been announced, surprising economics and traders who expected that rates would be cut to support the ...

Jul 19 2016

Speaker Ryan says Republicans need to show people a 'better way' (AUDIO)

But the speaker made no mention of Trump as he spoke for more than 10 minutes. In Ohio, where Trump and Clinton are tied, 11 percent of the 848 registered voters in the...

Jul 19 2016

Thunderstorm warning, watch issued in Lancaster County

It will be classic summer weather, once the storm front moves away. Storms could include some hail and gusty winds, reports the National Weather Service . We've been w...

Jul 19 2016

Clinton: 'This Madness Has to Stop'

The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee kicked off the voter drive as Republicans met in Cleveland to nominate businessman Donald Trump at their national conventi...

Jul 19 2016

I salute Sidhu ji's courage: Kejriwal

Political observers said the resignation of Mr. Sidhu is a setback for BJP's prospects in the Assembly polls and if he joins the AAP it would definitely work to the AAP's...

Jul 19 2016

SoftBank acquiring ARM Holdings for $31.4-billion

ARM (ARM.L), whose processor and graphics technology is used by tech giants like Apple (AAPL.O) and Samsung (005830.KS), spiked to a record peak, with its shares ending 4...

Jul 18 2016

Airline 'settles with MH17 victims'

The majority of the dead were Dutch citizens and many relatives are planning legal action against the airline and others they blame for the downing of MH17, including sep...

Jul 18 2016

Fighting DAESH: US to send 560 more troops to Iraq

Yesterday, visiting United States defence secretary Ash Carter announced that Washington will send 560 more troops to Iraq to help battle IS. A massive truck bombing st...

Jul 18 2016

Oscar Pistorius jailed for six years for murdering Reeva Steenkamp

What do you think of his six-year sentence? "For her it's a delicate balancing act", said Roux, adding that either the defence or prosecution could mount a legal challe...

Jul 18 2016

7-year-old among hostages at Baltimore Burger King

The armed man's vehicle also collided with another vehicle, and the man then fled on foot into Burger King. Police say a 7-year-old is among "about four" hostages at a ...

Jul 18 2016

Christie ally guilty, squeezed airline for route to 2nd home

United Airlines will not be charged in connection with a special flight the airline operated from Newark to Columbia, South Carolina to appease a senior New Jersey polit...

Jul 18 2016

Thousands cross Venezuela border shopping for scarce food

Colombia's Foreign Ministry said some 35,000 Venezuelans entered Colombia " in an orderly manner and under conditions of security ". Electricity supplies are low, and wor...

Jul 18 2016

Storms, tornadoes cause damage in north-central Minnesota

Streams and the Rum, Snake, Knife and Elk rivers continue to spill outside their banks. Gov. Scott Walker declared a state of emergency Tuesday in eight northern Wiscon...

Jul 18 2016

Swaraj asks Indian nationals not to visit Turkey until normalcy returns

They added that the world sports championship began on 11 July and would end on 18 July. They are all safe and secured nearly 1200 kms from where the actual problem has t...

Jul 18 2016

Cleveland gets ready for Republican National Convention

Alternate delegate Scott Peelen of Orlando, whose first convention was the one that nominated Ronald Reagan in 1980, acknowledged the party had some work to do. Like Bari...

Jul 18 2016

Pakistani model's brother says he killed her for 'honor'

After news of Baloch's death, while waiting to go on air on a local channel, Qavi told CNN that "her death should be a lesson for all those who point fingers at someone...

Jul 18 2016

Anti-Trump GOP delegate wins lawsuit

Several GOP delegates complained that delegates from the American Unity Fund were introducing divisive provisions for the panel to consider. "I certainly think we're al...

Jul 18 2016

'We Are Prepared for Everything': Cleveland Mayor on Convention Security

The vast majority of those delegates - 23 - are pledged to Texas Sen. The delegate from Urbandale supported Cruz, and is now refusing to cast his vote for Trump. U.S. R...

Jul 18 2016

Bernie supporters conflicted with Clinton endorsement

On more than one occasion, Sanders questioned Clinton's judgment. On Tuesday, some of Sanders' most loyal devotees were still balking. A Bernie Sanders supporter, lef...