Stories about Global Media

Aug 28 2016

Pak Nominates 22 Parliamentarians to Highlight Kashmir Issue

However, Pakistan on Friday reached out to the worldwide community seeking mediation on Kashmir and said India did not respond to its proposal for holding talks on Kashmi...

Aug 28 2016

Everton fan dies after collapsing during Stoke City match at Goodison Park

Everton boss Ronald Koeman was sympathetic towards Hughes and Stoke following the penalty decision: "I need to watch the situation". Shay Given scored a freakish own ...

Aug 28 2016

Transgender North Carolinians get restroom-access win

U.S. District Judge Thomas Schroeder's injunction doesn't strike down the law officially, impacting only restrooms on UNC campuses. "The University of North Carolina, i...

Aug 28 2016

US Declares State of Emergency in Puerto Rico for Zika Virus

All active investigations now under way are being conducted in Miami-Dade County. However, it can cause serious birth defects from a pregnant women carrying the virus inc...

Aug 28 2016

First Evacuees Leave Syrian Daraya

Since then, only one aid shipment has reached the area, according to the United Nations. Hamam al Sukri, a resident who had been living in a basement with his six-membe...

Aug 28 2016

Dwyane Wade's Cousin Shot Dead Pushing Stroller

Wade responded to his cousin's death via his twitter account as reported by Fox Sports , "My cousin was killed today in Chicago ". Wade confirmed the report abou...

Aug 28 2016

British PM to trigger EU pull-out 'without parliament vote'

Lawyers from the Mishcon de Reya lawfirm are poised to challenge the government in the English High Court, arguing that May can not trigger Article 50 of the EU's Lisbo...

Aug 28 2016

Court sets September 13 deadline for Clinton FBI emails

But another judge in Florida ruled on Thursday that the State must start releasing those emails by September 13, The Hill reported. The order will likely push up the re...

Aug 28 2016

Wildfire in central California closes Hearst Castle

In a statement to CBS News, the U.S. Forest Service said it "agrees that managed and prescribed fires are important tools", but "our capacity to complete this work is res...

Aug 28 2016

Clinton keeps stay-the-course strategy on foundation, emails

Trump campaign spokeswoman Hope Hicks said in a statement: "Mr. Trump has never used or condoned that term and continues to disavow any groups or individuals associated w...

Aug 28 2016

Amtrak chooses Alstom for new high-speed rail fleet

The new trains will provide more seating, modern amenities and smoother rides. Commenting on the contract, Joe Boardman, CEO at Amtrak, said, "Amtrak is taking the nece...

Aug 27 2016

For 10 years, possibly biggest pearl was hidden under bed

Ten years later the man chose to give the pearl to a relative by the name of Aileen Amurao , who is also Puerto Princesa city's tourism officer. It has since been turned...

Aug 27 2016

French Court Overrules Controversial Burkini Ban

The State Council had before it urgently by the League of Human Rights (LDH) and the Collective against Islamophobia in France (CCIF), who considered this type of order "...

Aug 27 2016

Top French court rules Burkini bans violate basic freedoms

The ruling from the state council on Friday specifically pertains to the southeastern town of Villeneuve-Loubet - lifting the ban of the single piece, head covering swims...

Aug 27 2016

Terror Attack at American University of Afghanistan Leaves at least 10 Dead

Several gunmen have attacked the American University of Afghanistan in Kabul , an Afghan interior ministry official and several students on campus said. "He shot a...

Aug 27 2016

Somali extremists attack beach restaurant killing 8

Two attackers were reportedly killed following an encounter by security forces and another captured after a six-hour long operation. A Somali policeman looks at the wre...

Aug 27 2016

Autopsies being done on slain Mississippi nuns

A shocking double murder in Durant, Mississippi. "They served the poor so well", Susan Gatz, president of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth , said. "There's something...

Aug 27 2016

Pikes Peak region has sunny and clearer weekend in store

Highs around 67. Light east wind increasing to 5 to 10 miles per hour in the morning. The remnants of Wednesday evening's showers and thundershowers should be moving ...

Aug 27 2016

Turkey: Assad Can Be Part of Transition in Syria

Turkey, which has been hosting more than 2.7 million Syrian refugees, has been an open supporter of the so-called moderate opposition attempting to overthrow Assad. A t...

Aug 27 2016

Rosberg fastest ahead of Hamilton in 1st Belgian GP practice

Only works drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg ran with the new specification from the start of first practice at Spa, although Mercedes has not specified which areas...