World Media

Nigeria mourns execution of female aid worker by terrorists

Nigeria mourns execution of female aid worker by terrorists Boko Haram militants have killed a female aid worker held by the group since March, the Nigerian government has confirmed. Alice, however, remains captive. "Hauwa was a trained midwife and we decided that she went there to help people who badly needed her service". The ICRC workers had been in the north east of Nigeria in the town of Rann where a military outpost had given some protection to th... [Full Article...]

Theresa May TOO WEAK to deliver Brexit deal, warns Lithuanian president

Theresa May TOO WEAK to deliver Brexit deal, warns Lithuanian president He said the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, would update leaders on the preparedness for all scenarios including no deal. Anyone hoping she was about to jet off to Brussels with the solutions that would break the Brexit deadlock will have been left fretting after this showing: the prime minister is floundering. [Full Article...]

Liberals Considering Simple Form To Speed Up Pot Possession Pardons

Liberals Considering Simple Form To Speed Up Pot Possession Pardons Let us know in the comments. "We know we need to do a better job to protect our children and to eliminate or massively reduce the profits that go to organised crime". As well as Mr Trudeau's attempt to cut out weed as a revenue stream for organised criminals, money from the drug will now end up more legal pockets. [Full Article...]

Crimea college rocked by deadly bomb blast

Crimea college rocked by deadly bomb blast Law enforcement officials said they were treating the incident, in which numerous victims were teenage pupils, as a terrorist attack. Dmitry Peskov, spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin, told reporters that officials are investigating. [Full Article...]

Feds expected to pardon past cannabis possession convictions tomorrow

Feds expected to pardon past cannabis possession convictions tomorrow John's N.L.at 12:01 am NDT on Wednesday October 17, 2018. He made the first sale to his dad. "We went down the path we went down intentionally because there was pent-up demand from USA institutional investors for exposure to this industry, and I think that interest is being reflected in the stock price and those institutional investors see Tilray as a global pioneer", he said. [Full Article...]

NI 'disagreement' must not lead to no deal Brexit - May

NI 'disagreement' must not lead to no deal Brexit - May LONDON - Theresa May dodged repeated questioning from Conservative MPs on Monday over when the United Kingdom will be taken out of "permanent limbo" with the EU. Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party on Thursday threatened to withdraw its support for British Prime Minister Theresa May if she compromises with Brussels in a move that could bring down the government and trigger an electio... [Full Article...]

German police free hostage at Cologne train station

German police free hostage at Cologne train station Local media reported shots being fired inside the station, something which a police spokesperson later denied. "During the police action he hurt two bystanders, one of them seriously", police said in a statement. No details have emerged yet about the hostage-taker or any potential motive. Reports speak of at least one explosion during the incident. German railroad operator Deutsche Bahn twee... [Full Article...]

Trump sending Mike Pompeo to meet Saudi King ‘immediately’ over missing journalist

Trump sending Mike Pompeo to meet Saudi King ‘immediately’ over missing journalist James Dorsey, a fellow at Singapore's S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, said Saudi Arabia was stepping up moves against criticism. Turkish officials say they believe he was murdered there and his body removed . Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is still scheduled to attend the October 23 Future Investment Initiative in Saudi Arabia, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow told Fo... [Full Article...]

Sen. Elizabeth Warren responds to Trump's "Pocahontas" taunt with DNA test

Sen. Elizabeth Warren responds to Trump's Warren addressing it - and releasing a highly-produced, five-minute video having her family address President Trump's attacks on her - shows she's not focused on the Senate race, he said . Warren, an outspoken liberal Democrat who's long attracted the ire of conservatives, fell into Trump's crosshairs on the 2016 campaign trail. Warren called out Trump in a series of tweets where sh... [Full Article...]

Did Elizabeth Warren Just Kill Identity Politics?

Did Elizabeth Warren Just Kill Identity Politics? Diehl has made Warren's presumed presidential ambitions the centerpiece of his argument for why voters should send him to Washington in Warren's place on Election Day. "Some people have questioned my heritage and my family history", Warren says. Warren has denied using her Native American heritage to gain any advantage. [Full Article...]

Storm Callum: "Worst flooding in 30 years" hits Wales

Storm Callum: A Met Office yellow "be aware" warning for wind has been in place since 3am for the west of the country, with gusts of about 80mph expected. There could be a total of up to 40mm of rainfall on Friday, October 12 and Saturday, October 13 in southwest Devon and up to 14mm on the south and southwest facing slopes of Dartmoor. [Full Article...]

NBC Issues Correction Over Trump’s Robert E Lee Comments

NBC Issues Correction Over Trump’s Robert E Lee Comments Grant's own military might in defeating Lee and the South. President Donald Trump was up and at 'em this morning, firing off two tweets in the early going after a quick trip to Kentucky for another Make America Great Again rally last night. [Full Article...]

Britain’s Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank release official wedding photographs

Britain’s Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank release official wedding photographs Ellie was joined by her fiancé Caspar Jopling at the bash laid on by Prince Andrew and Fergie. Once she reached the altar and stood by his side, he removed them and handed them to best man, brother Thomas. Her dress, with a flowing skirt and angular neckline, was designed by Zac Posen . Also, she isn't a "working royal" meaning she doesn't work for the Queen completing royal duties. [Full Article...]

Nepal storm kills several climbers in Himalayas

Nepal storm kills several climbers in Himalayas Wangchu Sherpa, head of the Trekking Camp Nepal agency that provided local support to the South Korean team, said the camp had been destroyed, citing reports from the pilot of the rescue helicopter sent to look for the missing group on Saturday. [Full Article...]

US Pastor Andrew Brunson Released, Allowed to Leave Turkey

US Pastor Andrew Brunson Released, Allowed to Leave Turkey The United States has brokered a deal with Turkey for the release of North Carolina pastor Andrew Brunson , after nearly two years of him being held in a Turkish jail. would remove sanctions in exchange for certain charges being dropped against Brunson. Turkey has urged the U.S.to halt its support for Kurdish YPG fighters or risk confronting Turkish forces on the ground in Syria. [Full Article...]

Woman taken by crocodile in Northern Territory

Woman taken by crocodile in Northern Territory Officers from Lake Evella and Nhulunbuy were working with local rangers and the community to search nearby waterways for the woman. EARLIER: A woman is missing from a remote community in East Arnhem Land with unconfirmed reports that she may have been attacked by a crocodile. [Full Article...]

Jamal Khashoggi: Turkey to search Saudi consulate

Jamal Khashoggi: Turkey to search Saudi consulate On Sunday Turkish officials said investigators had "concrete proof" of the killing which, they said, was carried out by a 15-person Saudi team who arrived in the country last week. "The consulate officials can not save themselves by simply saying 'he has left, '" the Turkish president added. The Justice Ministry and the chief prosecutor in Istanbul "started an investigation and efforts are c... [Full Article...]

Melania Trump calls Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh 'highly qualified'

Melania Trump calls Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh 'highly qualified' The US Senate is expected to confirm conservative judge Brett Kavanaugh as the next Supreme Court justice on Saturday-offering President Donald Trump a big political win and tilting the nation's high court decidedly to the right. The fundraiser crossed the $3 million threshold at about 11 a.m. EDT Saturday. Gillibrand says that after the way Anita Hill was treated by the Senate during the ... [Full Article...]

GoFundMe campaigns launch for victims of limo crash that killed 20

GoFundMe campaigns launch for victims of limo crash that killed 20 Everyone inside the limousine, including the driver, died in the crash, and all those killed Saturday were adults, police added. The birthday party guests were riding in a 2001 Ford Excursion that was converted into a limousine. The Times Union , citing local officials, reported that the limo sped down a hill and crashed into bystanders at the Apple Barrel Country Store and Cafe. [Full Article...]

‘Journalist murdered in Saudi consulate in Istanbul’

‘Journalist murdered in Saudi consulate in Istanbul’ A Saudi official said Khashoggi left the consulate shortly after he visited. Semi-official sources are filling the gap ― pushing a counter-narrative created to protect Saudi Arabia from worldwide criticism and turn Khashoggi's weeklong disappearance into just one more battle in an information war between the kingdom and its regional foes. [Full Article...]


1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16  Next »