Stories about Global Media

Oct 07 2016

Hurricane Matthew makes landfall in vulnerable Haiti

Strong winds, heavy rains and a risky storm surges are starting to spread over the Bahamas as Hurricane Matthew approaches. A hurricane warning remains in effect for al...

Oct 06 2016

United Kingdom leader May vows centrist govt after European Union exit 'revolution'

One, we are not doing a Switzerland or an EEA. Mrs May said that the vote for Brexit in this year's referendum reflected not just a desire to quit the European Union ...

Oct 06 2016

Israel strikes Gaza after rocket fire on Israeli city

It said its forces had boarded and searched the sailboat, describing the operation as "uneventful". Called "the women's boat to Gaza ", the flotilla aims to raise worl...

Oct 06 2016

Russia relations plummet further over Syria, Ukraine

The U.S. hasn't ruled out restating talks with Russian Federation, if it takes significant action to halt the bloodshed in Syria. The statement added that the Russian...

Oct 06 2016

White House: Trump is no role model

Kelly Ayotte's embrace of Donald Trump as a role model for children - and her abrupt reversal - underscored the risks the Republican presidential candidate poses for purp...

Oct 06 2016

Indiana State Police's voter fraud probe spans 9 counties

The counties involved in the original investigation included, Hendricks and Marion counties. Vanderhulst said the National Voter Registration Act of 1993, created to ma...

Oct 06 2016

UN releases satellite images of damage in Syria's Aleppo

The U.N. on Wednesday released stark satellite images showing the most recent destruction of Syria's embattled northern city of Aleppo, pounded by Syrian and Russian airs...

Oct 06 2016

Obama wants to make sure people take storm threat seriously

This terrifying picture of Hurricane Matthew is a reminder to all within the storm's path to stay safe, because Mother Nature doesn't play around. The UN says the hur...

Oct 06 2016

Israel Says Goodbye to Shimon Peres

President Obama announced he was heading to Jerusalem to attend Shimon Peres' funeral and ordered flags flown at half-staff, a rare honor for foreign leaders. The coffin ...

Oct 06 2016

Supreme Court rejects 1 Redskins appeal; other case pending

The Supreme Court won't hear Arizona's appeal of a lower court ruling that overturned a convicted murderer's death sentence and opened the door for other death row inma...

Oct 06 2016

National Australia Bank apologises to customers amid online banking outage

He noted the NAB chief's counterparts at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia and ANZ couldn't stop saying sorry when they fronted the committee on Tuesday and Wednesday. N...

Oct 06 2016

Advocates: Trump's Comments About Strength Of Vets With PTSD 'Dangerous'

During the event's Q-and-A session, Trump was asked whether he would "support and fund a more holistic approach to solve the problems and issues of veteran suicide, PTSD,...

Oct 06 2016

Supreme Court will not re-hear immigration case

Those are issues the conservative jurist cared deeply about - but without his vote, the odds of his side winning are longer. One of his picks to the Court, David Souter, ...

Oct 06 2016

Ex-Florida QB Chris Leak under investigation for sexually assaulting minor

This afternoon, the Orlando Sentinel reported that Leak is now under investigation for sexual assault of a student at the school on September 5, which was reported on M...

Oct 06 2016

Russia denies drugging US diplomats

RFE/RL reported October 3 that the incident with the USA officials occurred during a United Nations anticorruption conference in St. Petersburg in November. A 2013 report...

Oct 06 2016

Two dead in PKK attack in Turkey

A soldier was also wounded in the fighting. It blamed the explosion on a PKK-planted bomb. It said 320 PKK fighters have been killed in Hakkari since the operations b...

Oct 06 2016

Ex-Baylor official: School undermined sex assault probes

Crawford was the only one not to sign a confidentiality agreement, agreeing not to disparage Baylor . The university seemed stunned by Crawford's change in attitude an...

Oct 05 2016

No. 1 Alabama readies for Kentucky on Homecoming

That means that when he does get the ball, he makes the most of it. Alabama extended that lead to 17-3 with its seventh non-offensive touchdown of the season when United ...

Oct 05 2016

Israel tightens security for Jewish New Year

However, on Monday the court "decided to implement the cabinet's decision to hold elections in all local councils except in the Gaza Strip". On September 8, the court s...

Oct 05 2016

Charlotte police release remaining Keith Lamont Scott video

There are real life consequences to the decision that an officer makes to pull the trigger", said Justin Bamberg, Scott family attorney. "That is extremely hard to watch ...