Stories about Global Media

Oct 01 2016

Dundee boxer Mike Towell in 'critical' condition in hospital

The couple had been together for more than eight years and had a young son, Rocco. "It was a fantastic atmosphere and I got applauded out after all that happened and th...

Oct 01 2016

Investigators probe mom's disappearance at sea

Carman was plucked from the life raft about 100 miles off the coast of MA by a passing Chinese freighter after what he said was a week adrift following the sinking of his...

Oct 01 2016

14-year-old boy charged in father's killing, SC school shooting

Anderson County Sheriff John Skipper said the teen had been homeschooled, but the reason isn't clear. Deputies say there is no known relationship between the suspect an...

Oct 01 2016

Investigators give results of MH17 probe to families

It said the US will keep working with the Joint Investigation Team in its MH17 investigation and urged other nations to do so as well. The JIT report said investigators...

Oct 01 2016

PEI minimum wage up to $11 on Saturday

Most workers earning the state's minimum wage will get paid a nickel more an hour next year. Even before the increase, P.E.I. had the highest minimum wage in Atlantic C...

Oct 01 2016

Pope urges greater efforts for peace in the Middle East

During his visit to Baku, Pope Francis will meet the Azerbaijani President, Chairman of the caucasus muslims office Sheikhulislam Allahshukur Pashazade , as well as repr...

Oct 01 2016

Australian government wants slower switch to clean energy

Extreme weather knocked out 23 transmission pylons. Turnbull said the political gamesmanship between the states should be stopped. "Clearly something's broken; there sh...

Oct 01 2016

U.S. 'planned to spare jihadist group', says Lavrov

The idea is "not to push Russian Federation to impose a veto but to try to overcome the impasse of mutual accusations" between Moscow and Washington for the collapse of...

Oct 01 2016

Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral

Mr. Abbas and Mr. Netanyahu have traded barbs for months, each blaming the other for the impasse in the peace process. The leaders of Egypt and Jordan, the only Arab st...

Oct 01 2016

Kerry: US on verge of ending Syria talks with Russia

There are "measures that could possibly be taken by the European Union and the worldwide community" over the attacks, she said at a press conference in Brussels. and Russ...

Sep 30 2016

India Calls Pakistan 'Terrorist State' at UN Debate

The Prime Minister on Wednesday night apprised Ban of the plight of the Kashmiri people who he said were victims of Indian brutality in the region which have continued un...

Sep 30 2016

Nevada Supreme Court orders school choice program suspended

The Supreme Court says it'll decide the minimum that public schools must do to help learning-disabled students. The case, Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District R...

Sep 30 2016

Changes to FAFSA process are meant to help families

Last year, many families waited to file the application until their taxes were done, said Tegan Thacker, a college and career counselor in the Capistrano Unified School...

Sep 30 2016

USA official: Russian Federation risks being mired in Syria 'quagmire'

In addition, the city was targeted by intensive air bombardments since the collapse of the truce last week. Hours after Russian Federation vowed to continue its air str...

Sep 30 2016

Chicago to add 970 new police positions over next 2 years

Last year, the city was forced to release a video of a white officer fatally shooting black 17-year-old Laquan McDonald in 2014, sparking major protests as well as federa...

Sep 30 2016

Syrian government attacks 2 hospitals, bread line in Aleppo

Two hospitals in eastern Aleppo were severely damaged last night during the ongoing, indiscriminate bombing of the city and have been forced to halt all activities. As ...

Sep 30 2016

India launches cross-border 'surgical strikes' in disputed Kashmir

According to defence sources, the search operations have been started in Mendhar sector following the ceasefire violation by the Pakistan Army. New Delhi blames a Pakis...

Sep 30 2016

Will ensure SAARC summit is on time: Nepal

Nepal, the current chair of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation, said four of the eight member nations have indicated they will not attend the November 9...

Sep 30 2016

Philippines' Duterte to scrap future war games with US

Yasay said Duterte was not specifically referring to the Balikatan exercise. Overall trade between Vietnam and the Philippines slipped 2% from the previous year to $2.93 ...

Sep 30 2016

Michelle Obama says America 'needs an adult' in White House

She also reminded the crowd of the president's list of achievements. Michelle Obama on Wednesday attacked Donald Trump 's character without mentioning his name and tout...