Stories about Global Media

Sep 23 2016

Katie Prager dies of cystic fibrosis five days after husband's death

In July 2015, after a long fight with Medicare, Medicaid and her hospital, Katie got her transplant, too. Katie received a lung transplant previous year and later devel...

Sep 23 2016

House panel recommends holding former Clinton IT aide in contempt

Chaffetz argued that Pagliano is a key witness in the investigation into Clinton's use of a private email server to conduct government business. Pagliano's attorneys w...

Sep 23 2016

Pulitzer-winning playwright Edward Albee dies at 88

That play centred on the alcoholic machinations of married academics George and Martha, with Taylor winning an Academy Award for her performance in Mike Nichols' 1966 mov...

Sep 23 2016

Donald Trump claims New York's stop-and-frisk policy reduced crime

Stop-and-frisk is a type of aggressive policing that allows - some say encourages - officers to detain a person on virtually any type of vague suspicion, search that indi...

Sep 23 2016

NY development executives released on bond

Percoco and Kaloyeros used the pseudonyms "Herb" and "Dr. K" through the bribery and fraud schemes that involved hundreds of millions of dollars in NY state contracts and...

Sep 23 2016

School officials in four Canadian provinces respond differently to bomb threats

Bailey said the threat against Prince Edward Island schools came by fax to the police in Ottawa. Threats were also sent to other schools across the country, including P...

Sep 22 2016

Adele dedicates show to Pitt, Jolie amid divorce

Wow", he responded, adding: "I feel very sorry then. As many fans know, it's rumored that Brad and Jen divorced because he had an affair with Angelina Jolie during the fi...

Sep 22 2016

Donald Trump to Propose Nationwide Stop-and-Frisk Tonight on Hannity

The Fox News host discussed Trump's pledges to build a border wall, eliminate Obamacare, make America energy independent and defend the Second Amendment. Trump is saying ...

Sep 22 2016

Philippine senators oust colleague who led killing inquiry

That is you idiotic view", he said. Earlier this month, Duterte, who is known for his expletive-laced speeches, referred to US President Barack Obama as a "son of a b**...

Sep 22 2016

Paris Climate Change agreement passes key threshold

To be put into effect, the agreement needs to be ratified (turned into law) by at least 55 countries responsible for 55% of worldwide carbon emissions. Patricia Espinosa,...

Sep 22 2016

Schools evacuated in PEI due to threat

Some 60 schools and universities in eastern Canada were evacuated Wednesday over a series of threats, including an anonymous bomb threat received by police. "As a parent,...

Sep 22 2016

Attack on Syrian medical facility kills 4 staff

Both militaries use Su-24 fighter jets. -Russian cease-fire agreement for Syria reached on September 9 had collapsed, with both sides accusing the other of not fulfilli...

Sep 22 2016

Kerry calls for no aircraft flying over key Syria aid routes

Jeff Davis said in a statement Wednesday. But, he said, the USA admitted its mistake and the Defense Department apologized. And he declared Syria's conflict, as well as t...

Sep 22 2016

Toure's agent hits back at Guardiola

Ahead of Wednesday's EFL Cup game against Swansea City, Guardiola revealed that Toure will not play unless Seluk retracts his controversial statements. 'I can not imagine...

Sep 22 2016

Cops: Mint Worker Smuggled Out $135K in Gold in His Butt

Lawrence sold 18 gold pucks - each a circular 7.4-ounce nugget worth about $6,800 - to an Ottawa Gold Buyers store between November 27, 2014 and March 12, 2015, accordi...

Sep 21 2016

Three surfers get shark bites in three hours at same Florida beach

Less than a half-hour after a 36-year-old Miami was bit on both hands while surfing. Watson said he's cautious given the seasonal fish migration along the coast, but he...

Sep 21 2016

New York City bombing suspect in custody

But the father later retracted the claim and told investigators he just meant his son was hanging out with the wrong crowd. The officials spoke to the Associated Press on...

Sep 21 2016

Arunachal CM Khandu appoints 26 MLAs as parliamentary secretaries

The SC judgement effectively removed the government led by rebel Congress leader Kalikho Pul which was sworn in in February with the support of 18 dissident Congress MLAs...

Sep 21 2016

Akhilesh puts up a brave face, says 'Samajwadi Pariwar' united

It is learnt that a massive overhaul of the party structure is planned this week as Shivpal, who had generously stepped aside when Mulayam anointed his son Akhilesh as SP...

Sep 21 2016

Palestinian attacker killed after stabbing assault

Israeli forces have killed six alleged attackers since the weekend, raising fears of a return to near-daily attacks often seen over the past year. Two Israeli border po...