World Media


'Cry Closet' Installed for Finals at University of Utah 'Cry Closet' Installed for Finals at University of Utah
- April 26, 2018

Former UKIP leader Nigel Farage has accused America's higher education of "losing the plot" after one of its universities set up a " cry closet " for students to lock themselves in when feeling anxious. Aside from those who expressed concerns about the cost, the response to the invention was overwhelmingly positive with a slew of sarcastic quips taking Twitter by storm. (more...)
Senate Draws Line in Sand to Protect Mueller Russia Investigation Senate Draws Line in Sand to Protect Mueller Russia Investigation
- April 26, 2018

Four Republicans voted yes: Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley of Iowa, Thom Tillis of North Carolina, Lindsey Graham of SC and Jeff Flake of Arizona. Jeff Flake and committee chairman Chuck Grassley. "And our Justice Department, which I try and stay away from, but at some point I won't", Trump said. (more...)
OPCW Inspectors Visit 2nd Suspected Chemical Attack Site in Douma, Syria
- April 26, 2018

Samples taken from two sites will be returned to the OPCW's laboratory in the Netherlands and then sent on to affiliated laboratories for examination, the OPCW said in a statement. "What's important to us is that the defensive weapons the Russians are giving Syria won't be used against us", Lieberman told Israeli news website Ynet. (more...)
Amber Alert issued for 12-year-old from Grand Junction Amber Alert issued for 12-year-old from Grand Junction
- April 26, 2018

The Colorado Bureau of Investigation has issued an Amber Alert in connection with her disappearance. The GJPD says Raeanna was picked up by the man in the green sedan after she got off her school bus and was walking home. Raeanna was last seen getting into a boxy green sedan in the area of D 1/2 Road and Larry's Meadow Drive around 3 p.m. Wednesday afternoon (April 25). (more...)
Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (ARE) Position Lowered by Raymond James & Associates
- April 26, 2018

It has outperformed by 13.90% the S&P500. Apg Asset Management Us Inc acquired 119,500 shares as Alexandria Real Estate Eq In ( ARE)'s stock declined 5.78%. The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse on Tuesday, December 8 to "Neutral". (NYSE:ARE) on Tuesday, October 31 with "Buy" rating. (NYSE:ARE) earned "Buy" rating by Evercore on Tuesday, September 8. (more...)
Georgia's former PM Bidzina Ivanishvili returns to politics Georgia's former PM Bidzina Ivanishvili returns to politics
- April 26, 2018

Former Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili is set to become the chairman of the ruling Georgian Dream party again. Ivanishvili, who is often affiliated with Russian Federation, founded Georgian Dream (GD) coalition in 2012 which shot ahead in popularity of then ruling party United National Movement in the October parliamentary elections. (more...)
Israel to strike any Iran 'military foothold' in Syria - defense minister Israel to strike any Iran 'military foothold' in Syria - defense minister
- April 26, 2018

Israel has repeatedly hit Iranian and Iran-backed targets in Syria in recent years, most recently earlier this month in Homs province's T4 base , where several Iranian troops were reportedly killed. Israel's air strikes, the right-wing minister insisted, are meant to prevent Iran from becoming a threat to its eastern border. Coastal Tel Aviv is Israel's commercial capital, where its military is headquartered. (more...)
Lionel Messi scores big...But on trademark deal Lionel Messi scores big...But on trademark deal
- April 26, 2018

The Barcelona star has scored 547 goals in 633 appearances for the Blaugrana, with whom he has won 31 trophies, and he has also netted 61 goals in 123 outings for Argentina. The court added it considered "a significant part of the relevant public will associate the term "Messi" with the name of the famous football player and will, therefore, perceive the term "Massi" as being conceptually different". (more...)
10 aid workers missing in war-torn South Sudan 10 aid workers missing in war-torn South Sudan
- April 26, 2018

Noudehou. Since conflict erupted in 2013, at least 98 humanitarian workers have been killed, mostly South Sudanese. The U.N. has about 15,000 peacekeepers in South Sudan, whose civil war is well into a fifth year. In mid April, rebels said they had freed seven aid workers detained for almost three weeks in Central Equatoria on accusations of spying for the government. (more...)
Trump says hands-off approach to Justice Department could change Trump says hands-off approach to Justice Department could change
- April 26, 2018

You know how when you're really worked up, you call a best friend? I never said that! He is GUILTY of crimes. "The people who are doing the investigation - you have 13 people that are Democrats, you have Hillary Clinton people, you have people who worked on Hillary Clinton's foundation". (more...)
R Ashwin wins toss, opts to field
- April 26, 2018

Gayle has scored 119 runs from just 82 balls of Bhuvneshwar getting out only once. KXIP , on the other hand, are second placed with 10 points from 6 games and will be aiming to displace Chennai Super Kings from the top berth. The two teams had met previously this season at Mohali, in which the home team Kings XI turned out to be winners by 15 runs. There is no doubt that Rahul and Gayle will try and repeat the same tonight in Hyderabad . (more...)
Duterte declares state of calamity in Boracay: Kailangang mawala ang cesspool! Duterte declares state of calamity in Boracay: Kailangang mawala ang cesspool!
- April 26, 2018

The Palace official stressed that "the closure is because of the inherent police power of the state to protect the environment in Boracay". The government is to officially close on Thursday the popular island resort of Boracay in Aklan province in the Visayas despite a last minute petition filed before the Supreme Court (SC) to stop the order of President Rodrigo "Rody" Duterte to prevent it from turning into a "cesspool". (more...)
Chemical inspectors reach second site of Douma 'gas attack' Chemical inspectors reach second site of Douma 'gas attack'
- April 26, 2018

As for successful reunifications, Maurer said "numbers are in the tens to fifties". In relation with the Barzeh center whose main task is pharmacological research, the officer further noted that thousands of people could have died if there was any chemical weapon on the sites that were attacked by the USA and its allies France and United Kingdom. (more...)
Iran arrests British professor from Imperial College London Iran arrests British professor from Imperial College London
- April 26, 2018

A CHRI statement said Mr Edalat's family posted bail for him on April 21 but the Revolutionary Court in Tehran did not release him, citing problems with documentation. The most high-profile British case is that of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, a Thomson Reuters Foundation employee who was arrested two years ago and is serving a five-year sentence for alleged sedition. (more...)
Spicer presides over unveiling of Melania Trump wax figure at Madame Tussauds Spicer presides over unveiling of Melania Trump wax figure at Madame Tussauds
- April 26, 2018

Both the Washington D.C. and NY locations have statues of President Donald Trump . (Reuters/Mike Segar) Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer introduced the wax figure. Netizens couldn't stop joking how even her wax figure keeps a distance from Donald Trump . And even though Spicer and some thought it has an uncanny resemblance, others don't agree. (more...)
Hit-and-run deaths spike to record high nationwide: AAA Hit-and-run deaths spike to record high nationwide: AAA
- April 26, 2018

According to new research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety more than one hit-and-run crash occurs every minute on US roads. Researchers also found that nearly 65 percent of people killed in hit-and-run crashes were pedestrians or bicyclists - that's 13 out of every 20. (more...)
EU's Mogherini on Syria: It's Necessary to Stop Trying to Split Country EU's Mogherini on Syria: It's Necessary to Stop Trying to Split Country
- April 26, 2018

Senior representatives from 80 countries attended the two-day conference co-hosted by European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini (L) and UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura. Previous rounds of negotiations under the auspices of the United Nations over the past five years have failed to achieve tangible results. "Largely affected by gas attacks in the 1980s, Iran condemns such strikes by any person and under any circumstances". (more...)
Rudy Giuliani meets with special counsel Robert Mueller Rudy Giuliani meets with special counsel Robert Mueller
- April 26, 2018

Back in January, Trump said he would "look forward" to meeting with the special counsel, but he has since been less publicly enthused at the prospect. United States president indicated he may take action on special counsel's "witch hunt" investigation. Giuliani was recently appointed to the president's legal team. (more...)
French President Macron tells Congress of 'special' US-French bond French President Macron tells Congress of 'special' US-French bond
- April 26, 2018

DONALD TRUMP hailed his "very special relationship" with Emmanuel Macron when they met at the White House yesterday. Macron said he plans to call Iran's president, Hassan Rouhani , to discuss the next steps and a new round of diplomacy. (more...)
Royal wedding recording to be available on streaming sites Royal wedding recording to be available on streaming sites
- April 26, 2018

In an interview with Rio Ferdinand in January, Prince William joked that his brother had not yet asked him to be the best man and "it could be a sensitive issue". The couple chose seven charities whose work they are passionate about. When asked about her outfit for the wedding, she revealed that choosing a dress is proving to be a struggle. (more...)
Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM): Don't Forget to Observe This Stock
- April 26, 2018

American Investment Services Inc who had been investing in Exxon Mobil Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $336.47B market cap company. Invest Partners Limited Oh Adv has 12,663 shares for 0.79% of their portfolio. Bluestein R H & invested in 19,067 shares. Bryn Mawr holds 1.6% or 349,311 shares. (more...)
Former US attorney is part ex-FBI Director James Comey's legal team Former US attorney is part ex-FBI Director James Comey's legal team
- April 26, 2018

Comey was sacked while investigating allegations of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation during the 2016 presidential election. He participated in the trial of United States v. Omar Abdel Rahman, the Egyptian-born cleric who served a life sentence for his role in plotting the 1993 bombing at the World Trade Center in NY. (more...)
Britain ready to work with allies on new Iran deal Britain ready to work with allies on new Iran deal
- April 26, 2018

So it's no wonder that the stony-faced Eastern European woman didn't take Trump's small hand on the South Lawn of the White House while America's first couple stood beside France's first couple, President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte . (more...)
Kuwait Expels Philippine Ambassador, Gives Him a Week to Leave Country Kuwait Expels Philippine Ambassador, Gives Him a Week to Leave Country
- April 26, 2018

The Philippines reiterated that the protection of the rights and the promotion of the welfare of Filipinos working overseas "would always be the guiding principle of the Philippines in its relationship with countries around the world, including Kuwait". (more...)
Carjacking, I-4 police chase suspect identified Carjacking, I-4 police chase suspect identified
- April 26, 2018

Jones is still at large and the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office says that he may still be in the stolen 2002 green Ford F150. According to deputies, the owner of that unoccupied pickup truck realized his truck was being stolen and jumped in another truck to follow the suspect. (more...)
'Capture or Kill': Taliban Threatens to Attack US Forces in Afghanistan 'Capture or Kill': Taliban Threatens to Attack US Forces in Afghanistan
- April 26, 2018

The announcement of the Al Khandaq campaign, named after the so-called Battle of the Trench, fought by the Prophet Mohammad to defend the city of Medina in the early days of Islam, marks the symbolic start of the fighting season. More violence will not bring peace and security to Afghanistan. "Both our land and air space are under the control of foreign occupying forces and our religious sanctities as well as helpless people are indiscriminately being targeted", the Taliban statement said, ... (more...)
CSX Corp (NYSE:CSX) Q4 2017 Sentiment Change
- April 26, 2018

Csx Corp . now has $52.83 billion valuation. 3,418,166 shares of the company's stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 6,835,146. Several analysts have released their opinion on CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX), with 9 analysts believing it is a strong buy. (more...)
Macron Critiques Trump's Policies in Speech to Congress Macron Critiques Trump's Policies in Speech to Congress
- April 26, 2018

Despite the budding friendship between the French leader and President Donald Trump , including hand-holding and cheek-kissing, Mr Macron's speech delivered a rebuke to the isolationist and nationalist agenda that Mr Trump ran on during his election campaign. (more...)
Subway's priority not store count Subway's priority not store count
- April 26, 2018

All Subway restaurants are independently owned and operated by franchisees, and a spokesperson for the Connecticut-based company said there is not a list of locations that are on the chopping block. The company launched a mobile app recently and is installing touchscreen ordering systems in many restaurants. Along with the closures, some locations are being relocated, and Subway is now using data from SiteZeus to choose better real estate, Greco said. (more...)
Amber Alert canceled, children from Athens County found Amber Alert canceled, children from Athens County found
- April 26, 2018

Perin has a history of violence, police said when they announced the alert, and had taken his children - an infant and two toddlers - after a domestic dispute. The three children were examined by EMS as a precaution, but are doing fine. They were last seen in a grey, 2012 Dodge Journey with OH license plate number GJG8892. (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 937 938 939 940 941 942 943 944 945 946 947 948 949 950 951 952 953 954 955 956 957 958 959 960 961 962 963 964 965 966 967 968 969 970 971 972 973 974 975 976 977 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 985 986 987 988 989 990 991 992 993 994 995 996 997 998 999 1000 1001 1002 1003 1004 1005 1006 1007 1008 1009 1010 1011 1012 1013 1014 1015 1016 1017 1018 1019 1020 1021 1022 1023 1024 1025 1026 1027 1028 1029 1030 1031 1032 1033 1034 1035 1036 1037 1038 1039 1040 1041 1042 1043 1044 1045 1046 1047 1048 1049 1050 1051 1052 1053 1054 1055 1056 1057 1058 1059 1060 1061 1062 1063 1064 1065 1066 1067 1068 1069 1070 1071 1072 1073 1074 1075 1076 1077 1078 1079 1080 1081 1082 1083 1084 1085 1086 1087 1088 1089 1090 1091 1092 1093 1094 1095 1096 1097 1098 1099 1100 1101 1102 1103 1104 1105 1106 1107 1108 1109 1110 1111 1112 1113 1114 1115 1116 1117 1118 1119 1120 1121 1122 1123 1124 1125 1126 1127 1128 1129 1130 1131 1132 1133 1134 1135 1136 1137 1138 1139 1140 1141 1142 1143 1144 1145 1146 1147 1148 1149 1150 1151 1152 1153 1154 1155 1156 1157 1158 1159 1160 1161 1162 1163 1164 1165 1166 1167 1168 1169 1170 1171 1172 1173 1174 1175 1176 1177 1178 1179 1180 1181 1182 1183 1184 1185 1186 1187 1188 1189 1190 1191 1192 1193 1194 1195 1196 1197 1198 1199 1200 1201 1202 1203 1204 1205 1206 1207 1208 1209 1210 1211 1212 1213 1214 1215 1216 1217 1218 1219 1220 1221 1222 1223 1224 1225 1226 1227 1228 1229 1230 1231 next »