Stories about Global Media

Sep 18 2016

Gabon election: Jean Ping challenges result in court

Bongo lashed back on France's Europe-1 radio Wednesday, saying "Ping committed fraud" in his home constituency and others with the help of "cyber-criminals". "We have the...

Sep 18 2016

Pakistan govt employs terrorism as an instrument of state policy

Bugti is now in exile from Pakistan and is living in Switzerland. In line with Centre's policy of further isolating Pakistan across worldwide forums, India's permanent ...

Sep 18 2016

EU leaders gather for summit to jumpstart stalling bloc

The Brexit vote has triggered what European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has described as an "existential crisis" for the EU and Friday's informal meeting o...

Sep 18 2016

Protests in Germany over free trade pacts between EU, US and Canada

In Munich, thousands met at noon on the central Odeonsplatz square and adjourning Ludwigsstrasse in heavy rain as the annual Oktoberfest opened just a few miles away. EU ...

Sep 18 2016

Man Killed in Wrong-Way Crash With Delaware State Trooper Identified

Gary Fournier, a spokesman for the Delaware State Police. It happened around 6 p.m. Thursday in the southbound lanes at Exit 98. Police say alcohol does not appear to b...

Sep 18 2016

Dignitary 'fine' after falling during Royal visit

Before entering the school earlier in the day, Kate and William rushed to help Vice Lord Lieutenant of Essex Jonathan Douglas-Hughes after he tripped outside. "Catherin...

Sep 18 2016

UPSET CITY: North Dakota St tops No. 13 Iowa on final play

After games against Miami (Ohio) and Iowa State - two teams that like to spread the field - the Iowa football team will get a familiar look when North Dakota State ...

Sep 18 2016

Egypt freezes assets of leading rights campaigners

An Egyptian court on September 17 approved a freeze on the assets of five human rights defenders and three nongovernmental organizations in a case in which the NGOs are a...

Sep 18 2016

Union says agreement ends lockout at NYC university

When a new contract couldn't be negotiated, union rep Arthur Kimmel says this happened: "They blocked our email, obviously we are not getting paid, they stopped help insu...

Sep 18 2016

Officers applaud NYPD's Bratton as he moves on

He was reappointed NY police chief in 2013 by Mayor Bill de Blasio and steps down as the United States is roiled by controversy over deaths of unarmed black men at the h...

Sep 18 2016

$3 million in jewels missing from Drake tour bus

Nonetheless, the police have since booked Travion King on a burglary charge at the Maricopa County Jail . According to police, between 10 and 10:15 p.m., an unknown ...

Sep 18 2016

Minnesota Senators Help Pass Job-Creating Water Infrastructure Bill to Benefit Minnesota

Sens. James Inhofe (R-OK) and Barbara Boxer (D-CA) said in a joint statement: "Once again Congress has voted with broad bipartisan support for another major infrastruct...

Sep 18 2016

UNH Blasted for Spending $1M on Football Scoreboard

The financial adviser for a longtime University of New Hampshire library employee says the man would have been pleased with the university's decision to spend one fourt...

Sep 18 2016

Missing Ben Needham's family have "been through hell", says vicar after development

Rev Simon went on to the say that he had attended a prayer meeting on Friday for the family of Ben Needham, who vanished on July, 24th, 1991. Detectives are now set to ...

Sep 18 2016

Pastor stops Donald Trump as he berates Hillary Clinton in black church

Trump was delivering a speech at Bethel United Methodist Church on Wednesday, speaking on the economy and Flint's water crisis . "Excuse me, Trump" she said, interrupt...

Sep 17 2016

Georgia Jobless Rate Drops to 4.9 Percent, Matching US Rate

After almost nine years of above-average unemployment in Tennessee and Georgia, the jobless rates in both Southern states fell to match or fall below the US average last ...

Sep 17 2016

Trump concedes Obama was born in US

In his brief statement - little more than 30 seconds - the Republican nominee also blamed Democratic rival Hillary Clinton for starting "birther" rumors during the 2008...

Sep 17 2016

Man charged with killing Ohio trooper on Cleveland freeway

The trooper who took the call arrived at the scene within two minutes and found a man with a machete hiding in front of a 2014 Dodge vehicle, the statement said. The Sher...

Sep 17 2016

The British Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Has Converted to Islam

He marrried Huda in 2011 by which it is understood that he converted to Islam in the same year. He has been pictured wearing the white robes traditionally worn for th...

Sep 17 2016

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell Won't Be Retried, Sources Say

Federal prosecutors will abandon their effort to retry former Virginia Gov. The often sensational jury trial produced an enormous volume of evidence and a portrait of a...