World Media


Russian poison victim no longer critical, speaking with police Russian poison victim no longer critical, speaking with police
- July 13, 2018

We sincerely apologise if any offence was caused, especially to the families of Dawn Sturgess and Charlie Rowley, and understand the timing of the release of this product may have lacked sensitivity. NO traces of nerve agent have been found on a bus used by Dawn Sturgess and Charlie Rowley. Basu replied: "I take your point and I know you are really concerned about it". (more...)
Twitter purge means fewer followers for Trump, Obama, Justin Bieber
- July 13, 2018

Twitter is no longer counting as followers any accounts that have been locked because of suspected fraud, Chief Executive Jack Dorsey posted on Thursday. Some of the world's biggest celebrities have lost millions of Twitter followers after the company cracked down on "locked" accounts. Although losing 2 million followers is undoubtedly a significant drop, proportionally speaking it's not necessarily huge. (more...)
London awaits Trump's visit, braces for protests London awaits Trump's visit, braces for protests
- July 13, 2018

Trump also refrained from openly endorsing U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May's leadership but praised the former foreign secretary Boris Johnson , who resigned Monday in protest at the Brexit deal May presented to the cabinet over the weekend for being "weak". (more...)
Thai cave rescue: Rick Stanton says he is 'not a hero' Thai cave rescue: Rick Stanton says he is 'not a hero'
- July 13, 2018

After returning from a job in Scotland on Sunday, he messaged his friend and commercial diver Fernando Raigal who was involved in the rescue efforts , and Schnauer was called upon for help. Footage released on Wednesday showed the boys with surgical masks on, sitting up in their hospital beds and making victory signs as family members looked on from behind a window. (more...)
Man with no arms is chief suspect in stabbing case Man with no arms is chief suspect in stabbing case
- July 13, 2018

Crenshaw claimed he acted in self-defense after Coronado punched him in the head, the Herald reports. Crenshaw was booked on a charge of aggravated battery. Officers found Coronado lying on the ground, bleeding from his left arm. Coronado was visiting the area with his friend from Chicago . Crenshaw's most recent conviction was for the felony battery of a police officer in 2014, and came with a sentence of 180 days in jail. (more...)
Mexico quake unearths ancient pyramid
- July 13, 2018

The greatest damage was at the top, where two temples had already been discovered - one dedicated to the Mesoamerican god of the sun and war, Huitzilopochtli, and another to Tlaloc. The substructure of the older pyramid reportedly lies below this temple. Teopanzolco is a popular site for visitors to the Ehecatl Temple, a building dedicated to the Aztecan deity associated with the wind. (more...)
China braces for more pain from trade war as economy slows China braces for more pain from trade war as economy slows
- July 13, 2018

Li Chenggang, an assistant minister at the Commerce Ministry, had earlier told reporters that the U.S. is escalating the trade war , which is an irresponsible move. "We have been very clear and detailed regarding the specific changes China should undertake". City traders will be trudging wearily to their desks this morning after last night's gripping World Cup drama , and worrying about the impact of a US-China trade war. (more...)
Kim hopes for 'improvement of relations' with USA in letter to Trump Kim hopes for 'improvement of relations' with USA in letter to Trump
- July 13, 2018

The 15-member Security Council capped refined petroleum product exports to North Korea at 500,000 barrels a year in December, down from a previous limit, adopted in September, of 2 million barrels a year. Officials from the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency traveled to the United Nations -controlled area in the heavily fortified border for the meeting but the North Koreans never showed up, according to official sources. (more...)
Pakistan police arrest Sharif's supporters to 'avoid violence' Pakistan police arrest Sharif's supporters to 'avoid violence'
- July 13, 2018

Maryam Nawaz, 44, seen as the political heir of Sharif, said that going back to Pakistan "to go to prison was the most hard decision of our lives because my mother is on the ventilator and we don't know what happens next, their is no pain like that of leaving your mother behind in such situation but there's a national duty and we must make this important journey". (more...)
Lobbyists who worked for Qatar hire Mike Flynn Lobbyists who worked for Qatar hire Mike Flynn
- July 13, 2018

Flynn resigned from his top White House post in February 2017 after the White House said that he misled Vice President Mike Pence and other administration officials about his contacts with Kislyak. Flynn is not the only person from Trump's team who agreed to cooperate with the special counsel's office. Sentencing considerations for Flynn also come as the government prepares for two trials involving former Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort. (more...)
Trump says North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members agreed to meet spending commitments Trump says North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members agreed to meet spending commitments
- July 13, 2018

President Donald Trump as British Prime Minister Theresa May, right watches at the opening ceremony of the NATO summit at NATO headquarters in Brussels . "So I would imagine that's what they will do, but maybe they will take a little bit of a different route". "I made the point for Germany that we know we have to do more. (more...)
Large explosion near Cairo International Airport Large explosion near Cairo International Airport
- July 13, 2018

He has not offered any additional information. "Because of high temperature, one of the petrochemical vessels exploded", the spokesman said in a statement on Facebook. According to Reuters , officials had suspended all flights from the airport while they investigate the cause of the blast, but Egyptian member of parliament Mustafa Bakri later wrote on Twitter that normal operations had resumed . (more...)
DOJ reopens Emmett Till case after ‘new information’ arises DOJ reopens Emmett Till case after ‘new information’ arises
- July 13, 2018

Tyson is the only journalist or historian known to have interviewed Carolyn Bryant Donham, the woman who claimed Emmett harassed her, leading to his lynching and murder. Authorities haven't said what that may be, but the move followed the release past year of a book about the case. A MS prosecutor declined comment Thursday on whether federal authorities had given him new information since they reopened the probe. (more...)
German court allows extradition of former Catalonia leader Carles Puigdemont German court allows extradition of former Catalonia leader Carles Puigdemont
- July 13, 2018

Catalonia's deposed leader Carles Puigdemont said on Thursday he and other separatists would "fight until the end" after a German court made a decision to allow his extradition, but not on the severe charge of rebellion demanded by a Spanish judge. (more...)
Trump says North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members have agreed to spending increases Trump says North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members have agreed to spending increases
- July 13, 2018

Then, in a head-snapping pivot at the end, on Thursday he declared the alliance a "fine-tuned machine" that had acceded to his demands to speed up increases in military spending. Although Trump administration officials point to the longstanding alliance between the United States and the United Kingdom, Trump's itinerary in England will largely keep him out of central London, the centre of the protests. (more...)
Thailand cave rescue: Brit divers who found boys 'deserve George Cross' Thailand cave rescue: Brit divers who found boys 'deserve George Cross'
- July 13, 2018

Anaesthetist Richard Harris, who did the final medical checks of the 12 trapped boys and their coach , was among the divers who successfully ended on Tuesday a mission that had gripped the attention of the world. "Suddenly the Australian guy who was overseeing that area started shouting that the water pump had stopped working", said Mr Chaiyananta. And the confidence of the diving team, and expertise specific to the cave, grew after its first successful mission Sunday. (more...)
Bill De Blasio Reportedly Crossed US Border Illegally, CBP Says Bill De Blasio Reportedly Crossed US Border Illegally, CBP Says
- July 12, 2018

As mayor of New York, Bill de Blasio has frequently shown a blatant disregard for U.S. immigration laws, but he may have taken it a step too far by illegally crossing the U.S. De Blasio said the agents checked with their supervisor before allowing the officials' cars to exit and return via normal checkpoint. "It's happening right here, in our name, with our taxpayer dollars, and we got to stop it right away and if the federal government won't answer it, I really do think it's up to all of ... (more...)
House Committees Will Interview Lisa Page This Week House Committees Will Interview Lisa Page This Week
- July 12, 2018

House Republicans have suggested the Federal Bureau of Investigation was conspiring against Trump during and after his presidential campaign, and the House Judiciary and Oversight and Government Reform committees are investigating the agency's actions. (more...)
Judge: FBI Agent Can Have Gun After Shooting At LoDo Nightclub Judge: FBI Agent Can Have Gun After Shooting At LoDo Nightclub
- July 12, 2018

During the court appearance in Denver Mr Bishop's protection order was amended to allow him to resume carrying his service pistol both while on and off duty, a spokesman for the Denver District Attorney's office told the Denver Post . Cellphone video shows the 29-year-old agent doing a backflip, the gun flying out of its holster. Bishop turned himself in on June 12th and the next day, a judge granted the lowest level of supervision, freeing him on a $1,000 bond and allowing him to ... (more...)
Donald Trump 'threatens to pull USA out of NATO' Donald Trump 'threatens to pull USA out of NATO'
- July 12, 2018

In a chaotic 28 hours at NATO , President Donald Trump disparaged longtime allies, cast doubt on his commitment to the mutual-defence organization and sent the 29-member pact into frenzied emergency session. Only eight countries expect to meet the target in 2018, he said. A US official said Trump would be ready to talk about New Start if Putin raised it, but it was not a big USA priority. (more...)
Officer resigns amid uproar over lack of response to woman's harassment Officer resigns amid uproar over lack of response to woman's harassment
- July 12, 2018

At one point in the video , Irizarry tries to move away from Trybus and walks out from under a pavilion, but he follows her as Connor appears not to approach them. "I told him I felt uncomfortable multiple times and he didn't do anything. Are you a United States citizen?" "I do not feel comfortable with him here, is there anything you can do?" He has been charged with disorderly conduct and assault. (more...)
US Threatens Sanctions for Companies Investing in Russian Pipeline US Threatens Sanctions for Companies Investing in Russian Pipeline
- July 12, 2018

Mr. Trump's comments came ahead of his summit on Monday with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, though the Kremlin said they were unlikely to have an impact on what was always going to be a hard meeting due to the number of disagreements between the two countries. (more...)
Syrian troops raise national flag over Daraa, cradle of 2011 revolt Syrian troops raise national flag over Daraa, cradle of 2011 revolt
- July 12, 2018

A Syrian army soldier stands next to a Syrian flag in Umm al-Mayazen, in the countryside of Deraa, Syria, July 10, 2018. Dara'a city was the birthplace of the sedition that began in March 2011 before morphing into a foreign-backed militancy that continues to this day. (more...)
Explosion follows gas main strike in Wisconsin town Explosion follows gas main strike in Wisconsin town
- July 12, 2018

Police received a report of a gas leak around 6:21 p.m. and started to evacuate the downtown Sun Prairie area. Spokespeople from WE Energies said the explosion happened after contractors evidently punctured a 4-inch hole in the main line, causing a natural gas leak for a building in the area. (more...)
2nd man arrested for murder of rapper XXXTentacion 2nd man arrested for murder of rapper XXXTentacion
- July 12, 2018

Boatright was picked up by police on an unrelated drug charge last week, and was charged with first degree murder on Tuesday. Following his death, XXXTentacions music surged on the Billboard Hot 100, with multiple songs re-entering the charts after falling off. (more...)
All 11 rescued from crashed plane on Prince of Wales All 11 rescued from crashed plane on Prince of Wales
- July 12, 2018

A plane carrying almost a dozen people has crashed on a mountain southwest of Ketchikan Tuesday morning, with U.S. Coast Guard crews responding to the area. "It is imperative we understand the factors surrounding this incident to prevent similar ones", the company said in a statement. Alaska State Troopers identified the pilot at 72-year-old Mike Hudgins of Ketchikan. (more...)
One Of 4 Kerala Priests, Accused Of Rape, Surrenders One Of 4 Kerala Priests, Accused Of Rape, Surrenders
- July 12, 2018

While one has surrendered, three others are on the run say sources. The crime branch has registered an FIR against the priests after recording the victim woman's statement. When she sought help from another priest, he too threatened her and shared her contact with a fellow priest and, in the end, she came under duress from at least five priests. (more...)
Officers recount 'faint whimper' of missing baby Officers recount 'faint whimper' of missing baby
- July 12, 2018

Court documents show that the Missoula County Sheriff's Office responded to a disturbance call from Lolo Hot Springs on Saturday, July 6. "For the officers who were present for this event, it's especially hard knowing what this small baby endured in the past 24 hours". (more...)
"US Not Treated Fairly But I believe In NATO", Says Trump
- July 12, 2018

After a tense first day , Trump didn't ease up on the second. President Donald Trump's displeasure with the U.S.'s military allies over their relatively low defense spending is no secret. But I said, ultimately we should be - in years in advance, we should be at 4 percent. "We understand your message, but some people ask themselves, will you be tweeting differently once you're aboard Air Force One?" a Croatian reporter asked. (more...)
My work has never been tainted by political bias — Federal Bureau of Investigation agent My work has never been tainted by political bias — Federal Bureau of Investigation agent
- July 12, 2018

Strzok also worked on Special Counsel Robert Mueller's inquiry into alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation. Gowdy pressed Strzok on the texts during the back-and-forth, at one point telling the FBI agent that it's "no wonder Bob Mueller kicked you off the investigation". (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 1232 1233 1234 1235 1236 1237 1238 1239 next »