World Media


Pardoned former sheriff Arpaio running for Senate in Arizona Pardoned former sheriff Arpaio running for Senate in Arizona
- January 12, 2018

McSally's Senate bid had been widely anticipated from nearly the moment U.S. Sen. McSally, an Air Force Academy graduate and the first U.S. woman to fly combat missions in enemy territory, lost two bids for the House before narrowly defeating former U.S. (more...)
England: Police forces 'breaching rights' of menstruating women in custody England: Police forces 'breaching rights' of menstruating women in custody
- January 12, 2018

To give you some idea of how many women this could have affected approximately 150,000 women were arrested in the year between 2015 and 2016 . The evidence gathered by the ICVA suggests that the issues relating to sanitary protection are spread across the police force. (more...)
US Muslim Population Growing 'Rapidly' US Muslim Population Growing 'Rapidly'
- January 12, 2018

Muslim population continues to grow", Besheer Mohamed , a senior researcher with the Pew Research Center , reported on Wednesday. The number of Muslims living in the USA has increased by a million in the past decade, and if that growth rate continues Muslims could replace religious Jews as America's second largest religious group , after Christians, by 2040, according to a study. (more...)
Department of Homeland Security Suffers Data Breach Department of Homeland Security Suffers Data Breach
- January 12, 2018

Letters have been sent to current and former employees. The department said that the leak impacts its staff employed by the DHS in 2014. The breach was discovered after the organization determined that a former DHS OIG employee had an unauthorized copy of its investigative case management system in their possession. (more...)
NY Woman Escapes Serious Injury After Fall Onto Train Tracks NY Woman Escapes Serious Injury After Fall Onto Train Tracks
- January 12, 2018

Cellphone video shows firefighters frantically working to free her from under a train. The woman fell onto the tracks at 11:30 a.m.at the Bedford Avenue train station in Williamsburg. For fellow riders, it serves as a reminder to always watch where you stand when waiting for the subway. "So I'm guessing she fell and got lucky enough to fall right between the tracks". (more...)
Huddersfield complete signing of Norwich midfielder Alex Pritchard Huddersfield complete signing of Norwich midfielder Alex Pritchard
- January 12, 2018

Huddersfield Town , who may give new signing Alex Pritchard his debut, can move closer to Premier League safety with victory in a six-pointer against West Ham United on Saturday. This signing comes in time for Pritchard to make his debut at that game. 'I'd like to thank (chairman) Dean Hoyle and the board for being as supportive as ever in this transfer window and making this transfer possible'. (more...)
Cuomo jabs de Blasio over Rikers Island during speech Cuomo jabs de Blasio over Rikers Island during speech
- January 12, 2018

Rikers Island jails have been beset for years with complaints of systemic violence and corruption . The George Motchan Detention Center, which houses roughly 600 men, is set to close this summer. One member of the commission to close Rikers Island told the Brooklyn Eagle that existing facilities are capable of housing inmates after Rikers closes, but there are many skeptics who believe additional facilities will have to be built in the borough. (more...)
Pope calls on world to help refugees, migrants Pope calls on world to help refugees, migrants
- January 12, 2018

He called for all to make commitments "to assure the refugees, the migrants, everyone, a future of peace". "It is precisely these people who are dedicated to the theme of the World Day of Peace that we celebrate today: "Migrants and refugees: men and women seeking peace", this is the motto of this Day". (more...)
Corey Feldman denies groping allegations stemming from 2017 Corey Feldman denies groping allegations stemming from 2017
- January 12, 2018

Actor Corey Feldman is not surprised to be facing sexual battery allegations, suggesting his former bandmates are exacting revenge on him for cancelling their tour. However, the "Goonies" star denied the claims. A copy of Mr. Feldman's interview was located. Feldman's comment was in response to the news that Santa Barbara Sheriff's Office had found a copy of his of his 1993 interview. (more...)
Airbus close to completing deal to sell 184 planes to Chinese carriers Airbus close to completing deal to sell 184 planes to Chinese carriers
- January 12, 2018

There were also rumours that Airbus would offer to build an A380 cabin completion centre in China as part of an effort to win more orders for the superjumbo from Chinese airlines. On paper, it could therefore be an excellent fit for Chinese carriers. The partnership in the agri-food sector is particularly beneficial to China, France and the European Union, since China is the largest importer of European agricultural products, and accounts for 10 percent of the world's arable land and is ... (more...)
Hammered government offers Virtual ID firewall to protect your Aadhaar Hammered government offers Virtual ID firewall to protect your Aadhaar
- January 12, 2018

The Communist Party of India-Marxist also pointed out that petitions against Aadhaar had been pending before the Supreme Court for the past five years. However, in the wake of the news UIDAI claimed that Aadhaar was completely secure and that leaking of demographic details didn't matter. The first kind of authentication agency would include banks and income tax authorities and would be granted complete access to an individual's details. (more...)
Firefighting efforts suspended after tanker explosion Firefighting efforts suspended after tanker explosion
- January 12, 2018

Rescue crews were forced to retreat on Wednesday after a blast on the tanker. Images of the tanker an hour earlier showed thick plumes of black smoke rising from the vessel, as other boats tried to extinguish the flames with water jets. By 5 p.m. (0900 GMT) on Thursday, tanker was still on fire and search area had expanded to more than 1,000 square miles. An Iranian crude oil tanker, Sanchi , collided with Chinese freighter CF Crystal during the weekend. (more...)
Off-Duty Officer Struck At Highway Construction Area Off-Duty Officer Struck At Highway Construction Area
- January 12, 2018

Carrollton Police said the officer who was struck was blocking traffic for highway construction at the time. He then fled on foot and attempted to carjack someone at knife point, but was unsuccessful, she said. (more...)
Hundreds in ski exodus as trains get the all-clear Hundreds in ski exodus as trains get the all-clear
- January 12, 2018

About 13 thousand tourists were captured by elements in the ski resort of Zermatt in the Alps. "There are possible power breakdowns all over Zermatt ", it said on Twitter, adding that the area was now inaccessible. Snow and broken branches filled the building's corridors and staircases, but the 29 people who were inside at the time escaped unharmed. DOMINIC STEINMANN, KEYSTONE, via EPA-EFE Heavy snow falls in Saas Fee village, near Zermatt , Switzerland on January 9, 2018. (more...)
Four Terrorists Executed in Egypt
- January 12, 2018

The Egyptian army announced in a statement on Thursday its forces have killed two "highly dangerous" Islamist militants and arrested two others in a raid central Sinai. Since then, Egypt has faced a growing insurgency from Islamic State fighters in the Sinai Peninsula. They added that the militants also killed a civilian and wounded another. (more...)
Ice Jam Reported In Silver Creek; Flood Warning Issued Ice Jam Reported In Silver Creek; Flood Warning Issued
- January 12, 2018

Flood Warning for central Erie County until 3:30pm Friday. SILVER CREEK - Route 5 in the village of Silver Creek has been reopened, according to an 11:30 NY Alert notification. OBSERVER reporter Jimmy McCarthy notes waters are flowing fast in Silver Creek. A Flood Watch continues for all of Western New York Thursday into this afternoon for potential flood issues and ice jams on area creeks and rivers. (more...)
Vikas Barala gets bail in Chandigarh stalking case Vikas Barala gets bail in Chandigarh stalking case
- January 12, 2018

The cross-questioning of IAS officer V S 's daughter revealed her auto had broken down a day before the incident, on August 3, and she was dropped the next day in Sector 8 to pick up her vehicle at 11.15pm, more than an hour before Barala and his friend Ashish allegedly began to chase her in their auto. (more...)
Delta IV Rocket Launch at Vandenberg Air Force Base called off Thursday Delta IV Rocket Launch at Vandenberg Air Force Base called off Thursday
- January 12, 2018

ULA was expecting to launch at 1:55 p.m., but the anomalies kept pushing the rocket launch back. Officials are hopeful the weather will cooperate this time. You can watch live below. As a classified mission, information about the satellite and its orbit is limited. Details such as hazard warnings issued to pilots and ships can reveal the satellite's likely orbital entry point. (more...)
Snow, strong winds, cold make January comeback Snow, strong winds, cold make January comeback
- January 12, 2018

North wind 14 to 16 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 25 miles per hour. Sunshine is likely for our Friday . TUESDAY NIGHT: Cloudy skies and chilly temperatures linger, with a low temperature of 40 degrees early, and temperatures warming into the lower 40s by around daybreak Wednesday . (more...)
Chinese pair arrested for skimming ATM data in Karachi Chinese pair arrested for skimming ATM data in Karachi
- January 12, 2018

Sources said that when onlookers came to know of their suspicious activities, they informed the police. "We have found ATM skimming devices from both suspects", confirmed Superintendent of Police (SP) Saddar Tauqeer Naeem. According to Geo TV, thieves use various ATM hacking techniques to steal money from victims' accounts. In some instances, the schemers stick a fake card-reader on the ATM, while in others they place a fake keypad on the machine to get your PIN code. (more...)
Davesh Moudgil of BJP Elected as New Chandigarh Mayor Davesh Moudgil of BJP Elected as New Chandigarh Mayor
- January 12, 2018

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s rebel and outgoing mayor, Ravi Kant Sharma and Asha Kumari Jaswal, had filed their nomination independently, but after the agreement, they withdrawal their names yesterday from the race of mayor. Unlike past year, Congress did not withdraw the names of their candidates for the post of senior deputy mayor and deputy mayor. The process of the mayor election goes very simple. (more...)
Meet Riley, the bug-sniffing dog at Boston's Museum of Fine Arts Meet Riley, the bug-sniffing dog at Boston's Museum of Fine Arts
- January 12, 2018

Nicki Luongo, director of protective services for the museum, said because Riley is a Weimaraner it adds to the skills he can bring to the position. "He's paid in treats and every once in a while, we'll buy him a stuffed animal that squeaks", Luongo said. (more...)
Shares Seesawing on Volume: Nostrum Oil & Gas Plc (NOG.L) Move 6.93%
- January 12, 2018

Long-term investors should review current trend forecasts and yearly or five-year trend graphs to understand whether the stock is bearish or bullish or to determine whether the company is performing well. Analysts at Capital One Financial lifted their FY2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Northern Oil & Gas in a research note issued to investors on Friday, Zacks Investment Research reports. (more...)
'Horrible' Video Shows Young Man Throwing Dogs by a Rope, Outrage Ensues 'Horrible' Video Shows Young Man Throwing Dogs by a Rope, Outrage Ensues
- January 12, 2018

The hard-to-watch video began circulating on social media this past week showing - what appears to be - a young man grabbing and throwing two dogs onto a paved parking lot while another person films the alleged cruelty. Investigators said neither of the dogs received serious injuries. The owner said she let the dogs go outside earlier in the day and they returned tied together with a rope. (more...)
Pakistan recall Shehzad for New Zealand T20s Pakistan recall Shehzad for New Zealand T20s
- January 12, 2018

Inzaman said that Imad Wasim has not recovered from his knee injury, and will continue rehabilitation at the National Cricket Academy. All-rounder Imad Wasim, who missed the current one-day global (ODI) series against New Zealand , will also miss the T20s due to a knee injury, said chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq. (more...)
ME2 Construction Again Halted by Pennsylvania Regulators ME2 Construction Again Halted by Pennsylvania Regulators
- January 12, 2018

Given the company's record , she questioned whether Sunoco would adequately follow the DEP order's new requirements. The company also expressed its "dedication to preserving and protecting the environment in which we conduct our work". The DEP also said that the Cumberland County Conservation District on December 18 conducted an inspection of pipeline construction activities near North Locust Point Road. (more...)
White House to meet with Hill leadership on 2018 agenda White House to meet with Hill leadership on 2018 agenda
- January 12, 2018

Top Republican and Democratic leaders and White House officials are due to meet behind closed doors this afternoon to work on a broad budget agreement that would increase overall discretionary spending levels for both fiscal 2018 and 2019. (more...)
Chinese authorities demolish Christian church Chinese authorities demolish Christian church
- January 12, 2018

He said: "My heart was sad to see this demolition and now I worry about more churches being demolished , even my own". Photo The authorities used dynamite and heavy machinery to raze the Protestant megachurch. This is not the first time the church has faced persecution, however. China Aid noted that on September 13, 2009, when the building was under construction, church members who slept at the site to guard it were awakened by 400 officials who beat them and razed the building. (more...)
Chief Justice Roberts says courts will examine protections against sexual harassment Chief Justice Roberts says courts will examine protections against sexual harassment
- January 12, 2018

Just days after Kozinski's December 18 retirement, Roberts directed James Duff, director of the Administrative Office of U.S. Courts, to put together a working group to examine the issue. Without getting into specifics, Kozinski apologized for his actions in a statement released by his lawyer, but also defended what he called his "broad sense of humor". (more...)
Watsco Inc Expected to Earn FY2017 Earnings of $5.57 Per Share (WSO)
- January 12, 2018

About 2.16 million shares traded or 1.51% up from the average. Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGLN) has risen 5.31% since January 11, 2017 and is uptrending. Clifford Swan Investment Counsel Limited Liability Company accumulated 8,190 shares. Ibm Retirement Fund invested in 0.2% or 7,970 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa holds 5 shares. (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 next »