Global Media

Pakistan attaches great importance to historic relations with Saudi Arabia, Iran

Pakistan attaches great importance to historic relations with Saudi Arabia, Iran Saudi Arabia is to begin construction on its first ever opera house, according to the chairman of the General Entertainment Authority (GEA). "God willing, you will see a real change by 2020", Khatib said, adding that more than 5,000 events were planned for the coming year. [Full Article...]

Gasser outduels Anderson for gold in women's Big Air

Gasser outduels Anderson for gold in women's Big Air Gasser needed something big, and the gold-medal favorite delivered. "I was standing up there and I knew I had the silver and I only could win", she said. New Zealand's Zoi Sadowski Synnott claimed the bronze medal with 157.50 points after managing 65.50 for her first run and 92.00 for her second. "I'm just happy I put down those first two [runs]", Sadowski Synnott said. [Full Article...]

Trump Attacks Sessions, Obama over Russian Election Interference

Trump Attacks Sessions, Obama over Russian Election Interference During the 2016 campaign, Sessions called Trump "a leader who will bring change", and shortly after winning in November, Trump announced Sessions would be his attorney general . But notably, Trump has not publicly criticized Russian Federation or its hard-line president, Vladimir Putin, since Mueller's Friday indictment documents were released. [Full Article...]

Flood watch in effect for western Middle Tennessee through Saturday

Flood watch in effect for western Middle Tennessee through Saturday With heavy rains this week, the Grand River downtown gauge is predicted to reach 20.5 feet on Saturday, Feb. 24, according to the National Weather Service. "We just got to wait for it to go down", Mattawan resident Terry Teeter, who installed pumps to keep water away from his house, told WOOD-TV. "If you live in a flood prone area make sure you have a plan and know what you're going to do". [Full Article...]

New voting maps may be short-lived

New voting maps may be short-lived Trump tweeted his opposition to the new map Tuesday morning, encouraging the state's Republicans to take it to the U.S. Supreme Court. Before the new maps, three candidates were facing off in the primary election in hopes of going up against U.S. [Full Article...]

North Korean officials canceled planned meeting with Pence: Pence's office

North Korea had no immediate response to the reports from Washington , the Associated Press reported , but North Korean officials had said previously they had no interest or intention of meeting with Pence in Pyeongchang during the Olympics . [Full Article...]

Latvia improves in corruption perception rankings

Latvia improves in corruption perception rankings A table showing Malaysia ranked at 62 alongside Cuba, in the latest Corruption Perception Index released by Transparency International today. With a scale of 0 to 100, where 100 means very clean and 0 reflects a deep-rooted, systemic corruption problem, the Asia Pacific countries, on average, are failing. [Full Article...]

'This is about hope': Parkland students arrive in FL capital

'This is about hope': Parkland students arrive in FL capital Trump's support for any tightening of gun laws would mark a change for the Republican, who was endorsed by the National Rifle Association gun rights group during the 2016 presidential campaign. Students who walked out of classes in western North Carolina to protest mass shootings at USA schools say teenagers are exhausted of being ignored on the issue. [Full Article...]

Bronze for Lindsey Vonn in American ski star's final Olympic downhill

American snowboarder Chloe Kim, who won gold in the ladies' halfpipe at PyeongChang , set up an Instagram account for her miniature Australian shepherd dog, Reese. It is not. Vonn will compete again Thursday, taking on USA teammate Mikaela Shiffrin in the Alpine combined. "Of course, I'd have loved a gold medal but, honestly, this is incredible and I'm so proud". [Full Article...]

Early Voting, Vote By Mail Available For General Election

Early Voting, Vote By Mail Available For General Election To find more information about the Early Voting process, view a personal sample ballot, or review a list of acceptable forms of identification to vote at the polls, voters may visit www.HarrisVotes.com or call the Harris County Clerk's office at 713.755.6965. [Full Article...]

Gonabadi Dervish Protest Leaves 5 Dead In Tehran

Gonabadi Dervish Protest Leaves 5 Dead In Tehran Three police officers were killed and several wounded in the first incident on Monday evening, when a minibus ran them over as they tried to contain the Gonabadi Dervish protesters in the Pasdaran district of the capital, Iran's Fars news agency reported on Tuesday. [Full Article...]

At least 44 die after bus plunges into ravine in Peru

At least 44 die after bus plunges into ravine in Peru Air Force helicopters are helping rescue survivors. Authorities don't know the cause of the accident but police are now looking at the number of passengers that the bus was carrying. Peru's President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski sent his condolences to the victims' families on Twitter. It comes seven weeks after another deadly accident on the Pan-American Highway north of the capital, Lima. [Full Article...]

Daughter Sets Up Father to be Carjacked by 2 Other Teens

Daughter Sets Up Father to be Carjacked by 2 Other Teens The reason we ask this question is because while Susan Mize , who is 16-years-old but looks 12, may resemble someone from a bad Disney show that your little cousin adores, she is actually someone who has just been arrested for plotting a carjacking . [Full Article...]

United States Most Influential Evangelist Billy Graham Dies at 99

United States Most Influential Evangelist Billy Graham Dies at 99 The Navigators and Graham's association planned on jointly buying Glen Eyrie, the former home of Colorado Springs founder William Jackson Palmer near Garden of the Gods. America's Pastor was an inspiration to millions of Christians in our country and across the world. While preaching in the jail, Johnson turned to Graham and said "Here's a young fellow who can tell you what it is like to... [Full Article...]

Palestine calls for peace; U.S. firm on Jerusalem move

Palestine calls for peace; U.S. firm on Jerusalem move Rather, I will respectfully speak some hard truths". Abbas spoke as the Trump administration's two key Mideast negotiators who are working on a US peace proposal - the president's son-in-law Jared Kushner and special representative Jason Greenblatt - sat in the Security Council chamber listening. [Full Article...]

Calif. Legislator, #MeToo Proponent, Allegedly Pressed Staff to 'Spin the Bottle'

Calif. Legislator, #MeToo Proponent, Allegedly Pressed Staff to 'Spin the Bottle' Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia is a Democrat who represents the 58th District in California. David John Kernick says he was written up for insubordination the day after he called the suggestion inappropriate and was sacked two days later, Sacramento Bee reports. [Full Article...]

Facebook to verify ads with postcards after Russian meddling

Facebook to verify ads with postcards after Russian meddling The issue now is Russian meddling in last year's election by way of social media and hacking, which the heads of all the major security agencies agree happened last year - and is continuing into the 2018 election cycle. "I think he was speaking - not necessarily that that is the cause". Nunberg was sacked from Trump's campaign in August 2015 after Business Insider published a story about his... [Full Article...]

Sleet, snow, freezing rain expected in KC tonight, Thursday

Sleet, snow, freezing rain expected in KC tonight, Thursday The next round snow and ice was expected to begin falling in eastern and southeastern Kansas and southwestern Missouri about 9 p.m. Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. Those who must drive are advised to slow down, carry tire chains and wear warm clothes. The National Weather Service anticipates a high of 31 degrees. [Full Article...]

Trump pushes for ban on modified guns

Faced with the personal anguish wrought by the school shooting in Parkland, Florida that left 17 dead, Trump pledged action, saying: "We don't want others to go through the kind of pain you've been through". That process began in December , ” Trump said at a White House event. The White House said Monday President Trump is open to the possibility of supporting bipartisan legislation to streng... [Full Article...]

A California beach made TripAdvisor's top 10

A California beach made TripAdvisor's top 10 Maui's Kāʻanapali (#3), Nāpili (#15) and and Wailea (#16) beaches all made TripAdvisor's 2018 list of the 25 Best Beaches in the US. Florida's Siesta Beach and Ka'anapali Beach in Lahaina, Hawaii round out the top three spots. Travel site TripAdvisor's annual list of traveler's choices for best beaches features on beach in South Georgia and eight beaches in Florida in the top 25. [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  Next »