World Media

Prosecutors Ask FBI Agents For Information on The Deal With Uranium One

Clinton's camp has denied any wrongdoing, saying it made a mistake in not reporting the Tefler donation and that she was not involved in the deliberations that led the State Department to approve the deal. Canadian company Uranium One controlled about 20% of US uranium mining in 2010, when it was sold to an arm of Russia's nuclear agency Rosatom, which needed approval from the Obama administrati... [Full Article...]

North Korea Testing Anthrax-Tipped Missiles

North Korea Testing Anthrax-Tipped Missiles Trump's National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster said earlier this month that North Korea was the "greatest immediate threat to the US" In reaction to North Korea missile tests and threats, the US has engaged in a major joint military exercise this month with the South Korean army that involved more than 12,000 personnel. [Full Article...]

Raul Castro Stepping Down As Leader Of Cuba In 2018

Raul Castro Stepping Down As Leader Of Cuba In 2018 Raul Castro, however, is expected to remain leader of the island's all-powerful Communist Party of Cuba until its next congress scheduled for 2021 - when he will be aged 90. The head of the council is automatically president of the country. The Trump administration earlier this year put in place restrictions on Americans travelling to the islands and USA companies doing business with entities co... [Full Article...]

'Pawnographic' World Chess Championship logo a controversial move

'Pawnographic' World Chess Championship logo a controversial move The logo has people talking about chess, and isn't that the point? German chess Grandmaster Robert Hubner once said, "Those who say they understand chess, understand nothing". I believe World Chess has followed through on its stated concept. If you think about it enough, you can convince yourself that this logo is brilliant. [Full Article...]

19 people injured as auto 'deliberately' hits pedestrians in Melbourne

19 people injured as auto 'deliberately' hits pedestrians in Melbourne The driver was apprehended by an off-duty police sergeant who held him until police arrived, sustaining injuries in the struggle. Victoria state police said the 32-year-old driver, an Australian of Afghan descent, was known to authorities for traffic and "minor assault" offences and had mental health issues. [Full Article...]

Georgia PSC approves Vogtle completion

Georgia PSC approves Vogtle completion The Georgia Public Service Commission, the state's utility regulator, unanimously approved a motion for Southern's Georgia Power Co affiliate to press on with the project, known as Plant Vogtle. That law allows Georgia Power to charge its customers now for the interest it pays on the borrowed money needed for the project. Wise said the PSC wanted Georgia Power and its partners to go forwar... [Full Article...]

United Nations to vote on aid deliveries to Syria's rebel areas

United Nations to vote on aid deliveries to Syria's rebel areas Meanwhile, Lavrentiev and the Syrian regime met separately. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and United Nations special envoy on Syria Staffan de Mistura enter a hall during a meeting in Moscow, Russia December 21, 2017. The Kremlin also hopes to convene a political congress in the Black Sea resort of Sochi which would bring together regime officials and the opposition to reinvigorate a ho... [Full Article...]

Anushka, Virat's wedding reception in Delhi

Anushka, Virat's wedding reception in Delhi The couple kicked off the second-leg of their wedding celebrations in Virat's hometown New Delhi which will be reportedly attended by former Team India players and Bollywood stars. Virat and Anushka, who were enjoying their honeymoon in Santa Claus village in Rovaniemi, the capital of Lapland, landed in the national capital on Tuesday for their wedding reception. [Full Article...]

Female Kicker Makes History in Texas High School Championship Game

Female Kicker Makes History in Texas High School Championship Game Nava told the media afterward that winning the state title was the best way to end her career. As a kicker, she knocked down a staggering 9 of 10 extra points in her team's 78-42 win in the Class 1A Six-Man Division II state championship. [Full Article...]

Set Up Twitter's Two-Step Authentication to Work With Third-Party Apps

Set Up Twitter's Two-Step Authentication to Work With Third-Party Apps This is important because SMS-based 2FA, although it's tied to an individual phone number, uses static codes. Setting up the two-factor verification protection is now longer with these third-party apps, but users will surely like how this longer process could ensure the safety of their account . [Full Article...]

BJP's Sushil Kumar Modi says RAM won over HAJ in Gujarat

BJP's Sushil Kumar Modi says RAM won over HAJ in Gujarat Rahul said Gujarat sent out a message to the BJP and Modi that the "anger" within them would not work. In the results declared yesterday, the BJP won 99 seats and the Congress party won 77 seats, out of the total 182. Modi said even Indira could not achieve what the BJP had since the party swept the 2014 Lok Sabha polls. "In Gujarat, too, the Congress talks only about the number of seats they ... [Full Article...]

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe jailed in Iran 'eligible for early release'

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe jailed in Iran 'eligible for early release' Zaghari-Ratcliffe became eligible for early release according to Iranian law in November 2017, however, at the time she was told she could face additional years in prison for new charges that appear to have never been brought. "It's all positive, it's not guaranteed just yet but it's definitely part of that change of ties". Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe was due in court on a new charge of "spreading p... [Full Article...]

Salvation Army hosts walk-in Christmas toy distribution

Salvation Army hosts walk-in Christmas toy distribution As the holiday season nears the end The Salvation Army is making it's final push for this years Red Kettle Campaign. The Salvation Army of Metro Detroit had taken in $4.3 million out of its $7.85 million goal for the year, as of Tuesday. [Full Article...]

Country Star Michael Ray Apologizes to Fans After DUI Arrest

Country Star Michael Ray Apologizes to Fans After DUI Arrest According to Lake County Jail records, Ray has been released. "I want to apologize to my fans, family, and my hometown community for placing myself in this situation", he notes. I am so very sorry for the disappointment these events have caused everyone. Michael Ray Roach, who was operating a 2012 Jeep Wrangler. They conducted a series of sobriety tests, which cops say Michael bombed. [Full Article...]

Much colder Thursday as winter officially arrives

As of 11:28am, we officially say hello to Winter, with the solstice - and yet, we don't need to wait - it already feels like Winter is in place. Coincidentally, it's our coldest day of the week. Temps this morning are in the low 50s. That leads, again, to the potential for a wintry mix Sunday night and into Monday, which means Christmas Eve and Christmas may not be white, may not be wet,... [Full Article...]

Turkish deputy PM slams Trump's threat to cut aid

Kumar, however, did not respond to questions on the Trump administration threatening United Nations member countries with possible aid cut if they support the resolution. Bozdag added that "Ankara has a clear position", and that Turkey will again support Palestine during the vote. The remaining 14 Security Council members voted in favour of the Egyptian-drafted resolution, which did not specific... [Full Article...]

Trump commutes prison sentence for kosher meatpacking CEO Rubashkin

Trump commutes prison sentence for kosher meatpacking CEO Rubashkin A massive federal immigration raid in 2008 at the Agriprocessors meatpacking plant in Postville, Iowa, led to the arrest of almost 400 undocumented Guatemalans and Mexican workers. Also among them were former U.S. Department of Justice officials who wanted a review of the case - Attorney General Bill Barr, Attorney General Edwin Meese III, Attorney General Michael Mukasey, Solicitor General Se... [Full Article...]

'Casualties' as ferry carrying 251 capsizes off Philippines

'Casualties' as ferry carrying 251 capsizes off Philippines The initial reports read that the reason for the accident was a big hole sustained by the ship, acting Quezon disaster risk reduction and management council chief Juanito Diaz reportedly said. Luces said the rescued passengers who suffered injuries were also rushed to Claro M. Recto Hospital in Infanta, while the others were taken to a multipurpose center of Barangay Dinahican. [Full Article...]

European Court of Justice proclaims Uber a taxi company

European Court of Justice proclaims Uber a taxi company The court rejected that argument in its landmark decision, ruling that Uber is at its heart a transportation company and should be regulated as such. The matter attracted legal attention when Uber was told to follow local taxi rules in Barcelona. The classification of being a technology company instead of a transport service had helped protect the billion dollar start-up from national regula... [Full Article...]

Uber must abide by cab regulations, top European court rules

Uber must abide by cab regulations, top European court rules The European Court of Justice's decision means that Uber and other similar services must comply with the same costly regulations that govern taxi companies. "This is the approach we'll take to ensure everyone can get a reliable ride at the tap of a button", it continued. The ruling is a major setback for Uber, which has been in news for all the wrong reasons in the past two years such as covering ... [Full Article...]


« 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  Next »