World Media

World Media GM Korea May Have Avoided Bankruptcy at the Last Minute
Author: 0 GM Korea May Have Avoided Bankruptcy at the Last Minute

Korea and its trade unions have reached a preliminary agreement to keep the South Korean automaker alive, agreeing on significant concessions during last-ditch negotiations. "The labour union made huge concessions to save the company", Hong Young-pyo, the chief mediator between GM and its unions, and a member of parliament from the ruling party, said at a news conference attended by Reuters .

World Media Follow the White House press briefing
Author: 0 Follow the White House press briefing

Sanders said North Korean leaders had agreed to denuclearise. Trump started off his Sunday morning attacking Chuck Todd for correctly saying that North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has given up little in exchange for the high-level meeting.

World Media European rights court rejects case on terminally ill toddler
Author: 0 European rights court rejects case on terminally ill toddler

Doctors in the United Kingdom have not been able to make a definitive diagnosis of the 23-month-old child's degenerative neurological condition, but they have said keeping him on life-support would be "futile". The pope also recently tweeted about Alfie, saying it was his "sincere hope that everything necessary may be done in order to continue compassionately accompanying little Alfie Evans, and that the deep suffering of his parents may be heard".

World Media Free Citizenship for the Windrush Generation
Author: 0 Free Citizenship for the Windrush Generation

Also, all charges related to the Windrush generation returning to England after taking up residence elsewhere will be taken up by the British government. Rudd said all interior ministry records dating back to 2002 would be checked to see if anyone had been wrongly deported, but no cases had been identified so far with about half of the documents verified.

World Media Mother accused of setting auto on fire with three kids inside
Author: 0 Mother accused of setting auto on fire with three kids inside

It happened Sunday night in the 4300 block of West Orem Drive in Houston . Segovia's daughters, ages 9, 11, and 13, were inside and the mother was heard saying in Spanish, "We're going to see Jesus", ABC 13reported. Police say the woman eventually chose to leave the area with her kids but was captured by Precinct 7 deputy constables. She says Segovia shouldn't be locked up, but needs help.

World Media Former President George HW Bush hospitalized in ICU
Author: 0 Former President George HW Bush hospitalized in ICU

Hours after smiling for a historic photo with former presidents George W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Barack Obama, and Laura Bush, Hillary Clinton, Michelle Obama and First Lady Melania Trump, he was rushed to the Houston Methodist Hospital. In 2014, Bush spent a week in the hospital after being admitted for shortness of breath. He was temporarily placed on a ventilator and was treated in the intensive care unit.

World Media Russia Provides Google IPs to Registry of Banned Websites
Author: 0 Russia Provides Google IPs to Registry of Banned Websites

The disputes over the ban go back to a long-term battle between Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) and Telegram. " Google hasn't complied with Roskomnadzor requests and, despite a court ruling, keeps allowing Telegram Messenger to use its IP addresses to operate in Russian Federation", the watchdog said on its official page on the VK.com social network.

World Media Tour bus crashes in North Korea
Author: 0 Tour bus crashes in North Korea

But no one anticipated the speed with which relations have improved since North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made a conciliatory New Year's address at the end of last year, following months of sharply rising tension over his weapons. Kim has let it be known that he is willing to discuss denuclearization and a peace treatyto end the Korean War - without insisting on a pullout of US forces.

World Media Plastic bags could soon be banned in New York State
Author: 0 Plastic bags could soon be banned in New York State

Cynthia Nixon said Monday she is likely to try to secure a spot on the Democratic gubernatorial primary ballot by gathering petition signatures rather than contesting Gov. The proposed ban comes after a report was released showing the impact plastic bags have on the environment. News, views and commentary on Long Island, state and national politics.

World Media 10 dead, 15 injured after van struck pedestrians in Toronto
Author: 0 10 dead, 15 injured after van struck pedestrians in Toronto

Nine people were killed and at least 15 were injured after a rental van barreled through a stretch of sidewalks on a busy northern Toronto avenue, mowing down pedestrians for nearly two miles. (1730 GMT) in the northern section of Canada's biggest city. "The incident definitely looked deliberate", Saunders said at a news conference Monday night as he announced that the initial death toll of nine had risen to 10 after another victim died at a hospital.

World Media Will US Treasury drop Rusal sanctions?
Author: 0 Will US Treasury drop Rusal sanctions?

Deripaska said the sanctions have been cover for an attack on the Russian economy. RUSAL, the world's second-largest aluminum producer, in response to Russia's actions in Ukraine and Syria and interference in the 2016 presidential election.

World Media Panel approves Mike Pompeo for US secretary of state
Author: 0 Panel approves Mike Pompeo for US secretary of state

Supporters point to Pompeo's resume as a West Point and Harvard Law School graduate who has the president's confidence, particularly on North Korea. Republicans noted Pompeo's accomplishments, from graduating at the top of his class at the US military academy at West Point to attending Harvard Law School to his brief tenure as Central Intelligence Agency director.

World Media Brexit: 'UK will not be staying in the customs union'
Author: 0 Brexit: 'UK will not be staying in the customs union'

She said: "I think anybody who has looked into this issue over the previous year or so has seen that it is quite clear that there is no other place that we can go than to remain in a customs union with the European Union - nothing else makes sense".

World Media New baby makes 14 sons for MI family
Author: 0 New baby makes 14 sons for MI family

As with the births of their last few children, the couple opted out of discovering the baby's sex before the delivery day. "What if it's a girl?" It isn't the first time the birth of a baby has come with more than just diapers and duckies.

World Media Paris attack suspect Salah Abdeslam convicted in Belgium
Author: 0 Paris attack suspect Salah Abdeslam convicted in Belgium

After an intense four-month manhunt across Europe and beyond, police on Friday captured Salah Abdeslam, the top fugitive in the Paris attacks in the same Brussels neighborhood where he grew up. Abdeslam was close to being arrested in a hideout when he and Ayari fled while another man sprayed gunfire toward police and was killed. The prosecution has demanded 20-year prison sentences, with a verdict expected on Monday morning.

World Media Dog helps save girl lost in Australian bush
Author: 0 Dog helps save girl lost in Australian bush

Queensland Police praised Max the dog in a tweet on Saturday and said he was now an honorary member of the force. A deaf and partially blind dog that kept a lost three-year-old girl safe in Australian bushland overnight was awarded police honours Saturday after leading rescuers to the child.

World Media Russia: Not sure if Syria will remain one country
Author: 0 Russia: Not sure if Syria will remain one country

Lavrov added that Trump said he would be happy to make a reciprocal visit to Russian Federation. "We told them where our red lines were, including the geographical red lines", Lavrov told Russian state television. Global inspectors from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) arrived in Damascus almost a week ago but are still waiting to visit the site of the suspected attack.

World Media Congress Says Venkaiah's Decision 'Illegal', Will Challenge Order in SC
Author: 0 Congress Says Venkaiah's Decision 'Illegal', Will Challenge Order in SC

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is bothered only about becoming PM again, not about rapes or atrocities on Dalits, Rahul Gandhi said today in a stinging broadside marking the launch of his "save the constitution" campaign . PM Modi will not be able to speak in front of me. The Congress campaign comes at a time when the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party is holding "Gram Swaraj Abhiyan" across the country under which PM Modi has asked party lawmakers to spend a night in Dalit-dominated villages.

World Media James Comey's tell-all book a massive hit
Author: 0 James Comey's tell-all book a massive hit

Bush, Barack Obama, and Donald Trump. He has repeatedly slammed the Russian Federation probe as a "witch hunt". Whenever he had a conversation with President-Elect or President Trump, he immediately dictated a self-serving memo of the conversation.

World Media The Newest: China says 36 died in North Korea visitors crash
Author: 0 The Newest: China says 36 died in North Korea visitors crash

North Hwanghae province borders South Korea and is the location of Kaesong, a well-visited tourist destination and ancient Korean capital. Spokesman Lu Kang affirmed an earlier report from the ministry that said that the accident happened Sunday evening in North Hwanghae state, south of Pyongyang, the capital of North Korea.

World Media Officers who fatally shot Stephon Clark return to work
Author: 0 Officers who fatally shot Stephon Clark return to work

The officers were responding to a 911 call reporting someone breaking vehicle windows and believed Clark was the suspect they sought. They believed he was carrying a gun but investigators found only a cellphone. The investigation into the shooting is ongoing. According to the Sacramento County Inmate Information website, Stevante is now ineligible for bail.

World Media Russian Federation sanctions not on G7 agenda
Author: 0 Russian Federation sanctions not on G7 agenda

The G7, comprised of representatives from the US, Canada, Germany , Britain , France , Italy and Japan, will instead look for ways to keep pressure on Russian Federation, as well as Iran and NKorea, over their nuclear weapons programs. Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan is representing the US instead. The issue could, however, be raised in bilateral talks among the G7 members, one official added.

World Media Royal baby news! Kate goes into hospital
Author: 0 Royal baby news! Kate goes into hospital

Kate, the wife of Prince William, was admitted to hospital on Monday to give birth to the couple's third child and the latest member of Britain's royal family. During January, Kate attended a string of official engagements and appeared to be back in good health, and at the end of the month she travelled with William to Norway and Sweden for an official visit.

World Media It's a good time for Iniesta to leave Barcelona, says father
Author: 0 It's a good time for Iniesta to leave Barcelona, says father

The 33-year-old midfielder - who scored in the victory in Madrid - said he will make an announcement on his future "this week", with Chongqing Lifan favourites to sign the Spanish star. "I played against him a couple of times, once for England against Spain in February 2007". "There are many emotions, many feelings, many years - I'm happy to be able to give this image and the title".

World Media 17 dead after dragon boats capsize in China
Author: 0 17 dead after dragon boats capsize in China

The accident occurred when two dragon boats, 18 meters long with a capacity of 30 passengers each, overturned during a practice session on Taohuajiang River in Guilin, the regional capital. Around 40 people were pulled out of the water alive with rescue work ending around 10pm (1400 GMT), Xinhua said. Authorities in Guilin said villagers had organised a race practice session without notifying police.

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