Stories about Global Media

Aug 19 2016

A Little Rain, Then Sunshine

This front might kick off a brief sprinkle or shower for a few moments in the afternoon, but otherwise it will be a mostly sunny and very warm day. Temperatures will top ...

Aug 19 2016

Weary GOP hopeful Trump staff shake-up triggers new momentum

Paul Manafort, Campaign Chairman added, "It is imperative we continue to expand our team with top-tier talent". "Trump is on his third campaign manager in three months"...

Aug 19 2016

Thailand Risks Losing 200000 Visitors After Blasts: Tourism Office

Sabrina (Naidoo) Adendorff, 26 and her husband Ethan, 24, formerly of Cape Town, arrived in Phuket on August 10 - a day before 11 bombs went off in five provinces, includ...

Aug 19 2016

Ex-NFL star gets 18 years for drugging, raping women

Sharper was arrested in 2014 on rape charges in Louisiana, Nevada, Arizona, and California. It included Sharper pleading guilty to raping three women in two New Orleans ...

Aug 19 2016

Manafort tied to undisclosed foreign lobbying

The Associated Press is reporting that Manafort and his associate Rick Gates, while working as consultants for Ukraine's pro-Russia Party of Regions in 2012, facilitat...

Aug 19 2016

Carlsberg sales hit by east Europe drop

Total sales volumes fell 1% due to lower volumes in countries such as Britain, Poland and Finland, but organic revenue grew by 4%. CEO Cees 't Hart said, "We're satisfi...

Aug 19 2016

Fed policymakers divided over whether to raise rates soon: minutes

The UK's FTSE 100 index slid 0.5%, France's CAC 40 index retreated 1%, while Germany's DAX index fell 1.3%. NY markets were slightly positive, with the Dow Jones indust...

Aug 19 2016

Coalition probes deadly strike on Yemen hospital

Medecins Sans Frontieres said an air strike on Monday hit one of its hospitals northwestern Hajja province and killed 11 people. Teresa Sancristóval, desk manager for t...

Aug 18 2016

Evacuated Due to Cruise Ship Fire

The cause of the fire is unclear but it reportedly started in the engine room, a Coast Guard spokeswomen said. The large ship was traveling from Puerto Rico to Santo ...

Aug 18 2016

Trump campaign shakes up leadership in latest sign of tumult

We The People are going up against Hillary Clinton's monstrous machine of elites, lobbyists, and special interests who have sent our country down a very dark road. "Banno...

Aug 18 2016

More than 82000 flee California fires: authorities

If they HAVE been investigating Pashilk for a year, of course, the question is: Why did it take so long? Air quality was expected to be poor because of the smoke in par...

Aug 18 2016

Kingsport's Brandon Worley Misses Cut at US Amateur

Forest's own Zach Bauchou shot a 1-over-par 71 on the club's South Course, placing him tied for 86th and seven strokes off the lead after Day 1. Jenson ended up shooting ...

Aug 18 2016

The beat and heat goes on: NOAA says July hottest on record

More federal scientists have confirmed we just sweated through Earth's hottest month on record. July 2016 marks the 40 consecutive July with temperatures at least nomin...

Aug 17 2016

Yemen's Houthi rebels condemn hospital airstrike

The hospital, supported by MSF since July 2015, was partially destroyed, and all the remaining patients and staff have been evacuated. The incident was the fourth tim...

Aug 17 2016

Mets fall 4-3 to Martinez, Verlander and streaking Tigers

Martinez stopped at third instead of coming around to score. "Maybe that's a play that you challenge no matter what, because the worst that can happen is you still lose t...

Aug 17 2016

Turkish police raid 44 companies in probe into failed coup

The Istanbul Counter-Financial Crimes Branch Directorate carried out the operations in companies, including Akfa Holding and A101 supermarket chain, in the Uskudar and Um...

Aug 17 2016

Clinton holds wide lead in Virginia

In the poll, Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton thumped Trump 52% to 38% among registered voters, while she led 51% to 43% among those likeliest to vote in November. Ac...

Aug 17 2016

Sold! New Playboy Mansion owner closes deal for $100 million

Metropoulos said Hefner's 1927 Gothic Tudor-style mansion, which has an area of 20,000 square feet (1,858 square meters), had a "rich and storied legacy" and is a "mast...

Aug 17 2016

Russian warplanes take off from Iran to target IS in Syria

Russia has deployed long-range bombers to an air base in the Iranian city of Hamadan to carry out air strikes against militants in Syria, the Russian government said on T...

Aug 17 2016

Tesla Model S Bursts Into Flames During Test Drive

One year ago, Tesla's entire fleet of vehicles accumulated its first billion miles, electrically powered. The 90D Model S has a battery life of about 346 miles on a singl...