Global Media

Global Media Christie Backs Trump on Missile Strike in Syria
Author: 0 Christie Backs Trump on Missile Strike in Syria

His comments to WTOP follow a Thursday statement in which he called the airstrikes "unlawful". What now? There's no sense in Ottawa that Canada might soon be called on to join a war aimed at regime change. The threat of military intervention is now a tool to pressure Damascus and Moscow to negotiate. On Thursday, Trudeau called on Russian Federation - but took pains not to name the country - and other supporters of the Assad government to do their part in resolving the crisis.

Author: 0 Truck Strikes Pedestrians In Stockholm, Injuring Multiple People

Earlier broadcaster SVT said at least five people were killed in the attack while Swedish radio reported three dead, but police could not immediately confirm either report . "We had no indication that this would happen, but it was not unexpected", Stockholm regional police chief Ulf Johansson said at a press conference Friday.

Global Media Senate confirms Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court
Author: 0 Senate confirms Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court

Gorsuch is a former clerk for Kennedy, who will swear in the newest associate justice Monday. Democrats escalated their attacks against Gorsuch ahead of key votes set for Thursday, portraying him as an ally of the powerful and an enemy of the weak.

Global Media Flynn's New Financial Forms Reveal Russia Connection
Author: 0 Flynn's New Financial Forms Reveal Russia Connection

In a form signed by Flynn on March 31, the former White House official listed speaking engagements to Russian entities, including the Kremlin-funded RT TV, Volga-Dnepr Airlines and Kaspersky Government Security Solutions Inc, a USA subsidiary of Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab.

Global Media UNC beats Gonzaga to win NCAA National Championship
Author: 0 UNC beats Gonzaga to win NCAA National Championship

North Carolina beat Gonzaga 71-65 because of one simple thing, the same thing it did to win most of its games this season. Gonzaga played North Carolina tight but foul trouble and an inability to hit shots in the second half led to a 71-65 loss.

Global Media Skirmishes in Johannesburg as South Africans protest against Zuma
Author: 0 Skirmishes in Johannesburg as South Africans protest against Zuma

South Africa's Deputy-President Cyril Ramaphosa, among other senior ANC officials, called Zuma's decision "totally unacceptable", and the move appeared to have exposed deep divisions in the party, which has ruled the country virtually unchallenged since the end of white-minority rule-known as apartheid-in 1994.

Global Media Prostitute who gave Google exec fatal drug shot is deported
Author: 0 Prostitute who gave Google exec fatal drug shot is deported

She was taken into custody by ICE officers on March 29 - the day she was released from jail after serving almost two years for involuntary manslaughter and other charges in the death of businessman Forrest Timothy Hayes . There was no intent to harm or injure, much less kill, Mr. Hayes. They were doing drugs and having sex the night he died, authorities said. The high-end call girl was arrested eight months after Hayes' death.

Global Media SC bans hotels, restaurants along highways from serving liquor
Author: 0 SC bans hotels, restaurants along highways from serving liquor

The liquor traders are hopeful that the order will not have a severe impact on their businesses as the apex court has reduced the area of ban to 220 metres in areas having a population of up to 20,000. Tamil Nadu, whose revenue depends mainly on taxes from liquor sales, has estimated losses of Rs 2,100 crore due to the closure of almost 1,000 liquor shops.

Global Media Oxford win Boat Race for fourth time in five years
Author: 0 Oxford win Boat Race for fourth time in five years

In the women's race , Cambridge posted a record time in destroying Oxford by 11 lengths. The Light Blues of Cambridge, who nearly sank past year, went on to secure their first victory since 2012 by some distance, and in a record time of 18 minutes 34 seconds.

Author: 0 Troopers: Sniper manual found in Eric Frein's room after ambush

Bryon Dickson II and critically wounded Trooper Alex Douglass. The trial of Eric Frein iwas delayed Thursday morning after the accused murderer reported fell while brushing his teeth in his jail cell, and struck his head. Douglass managed to crawl inside the lobby, yelling for help. Prosecutors played a radio transmission in which Douglass can be heard breathing heavily and asking when an ambulance would arrive.

Author: 0 What we know about the truck attack in Stockholm on Friday night

Neutral Sweden has not fought a war in more than 200 years, but its military has taken part in United Nations peacekeeping missions in a number of conflict zones in recent years, including Iraq, Mali and Afghanistan. "I turned and ran as well". "My thoughts are with the victims and their families and friends of today's bad attack". The incident follows a series of attacks in Europe by terrorists using vehicles as weapons.

Author: 0 Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina accorded ceremonial welcome

It is believed that the two sides will be signing at least 25 pacts in various key sectors including civil nuclear cooperation and defence. "It will be a very-very special visit". The PM is now on a four-day official visit to India. Train services, involving West Bengal and Bangladesh and bus service connecting Kolkata and Dhaka will also be launched during the visit.

Author: 0 Ahmed Kathrada in a serious condition - Foundation

Kathrada was charged with treason alongside Nelson Mandela during the Rivonia Trial of 1963 and 1964. He was imprisoned on the infamous Robben Island for 26 years. In the later years of his life, Kathrada continued to be a leading voice in South African politics, even starting a foundation in his name that works in the name of nonracialism.

Global Media Senate approves Trump pick Gorsuch for Supreme Court
Author: 0 Senate approves Trump pick Gorsuch for Supreme Court

Gorsuch was on a list of potential justices recommended by the Federalist Society and the Heritage Foundation during the campaign, and some Republicans even credit the Supreme Court vacancy as one reason Trump won the November election. The GOP had refused to vet or vote for Judge Merrick Garland, whom President Barack Obama nominated to replace Scalia the following month, according to ABC News .

Author: 0 Death toll of Stockholm attack rises to four

A maniac hijacked a giant truck and rammed it straight into a major department store. The State Dept. sent a statement condemning the attack saying, "The United States strongly condemns today's terrorist attack on the heart of Stockholm, Sweden".

Global Media Gibraltar: a Brexit negotiating weapon for Madrid, EU
Author: 0 Gibraltar: a Brexit negotiating weapon for Madrid, EU

Britain's Brexit minister David Davis held a "friendly and constructive" meeting with Spain's Dastis in Madrid on Monday as part of a pre-arranged visit, the spokesman added, during which he raised the issue of Gibraltar. Dastis was referring to comments by Michael Howard, who said British Prime Minister Theresa May would be willing to go to war over Gibraltar in the same manner as the late premier Margaret Thatcher did against Argentina over the Falklands Islands 35 years ago.

Author: 0 Trump, Xi meet for first time

Xi told Mr. Trump. Trump had said he meant to raise concerns about China's trade practices and press Xi to do more to rein in North Korea's missile and nuclear programmes. "Well, I agree with you 100 percent, Mr. President", Trump replied, speaking to a small pool of journalists allowed into the room for a few minutes.

Author: 0 Oil Prices Surge After the US Launches a Missile Strike in Syria

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday night ordered the U.S. Navy to fire 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles into the airfield in west Syria from where it's believed Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime launched a deadly chemical attack on Tuesday that killed and injured hundreds of men, women and children.

Global Media What happened today in France's presidential race
Author: 0 What happened today in France's presidential race

Hollande, who is not seeking re-election, responded in a statement saying he "condemns these false allegations with the greatest firmness". The Socialist Party candidate, Benoit Hamon, who faces poor poll ratings and the prospect of crashing out in the first round, accused Mr Le Drian of short-changing his own voters.

Global Media Gibraltar rock-steady against 'Brexit bombshell'
Author: 0 Gibraltar rock-steady against 'Brexit bombshell'

Gibraltar has remained under British control ever since, despite Spain's multiple attempts to take it back. Britain's Foreign Minister Boris Johnson, speaking to reporters this morning, repeated the UK's sovereignty commitment to Gibraltar.

Global Media Russian Federation outraged over U.S. missile strikes in Syria
Author: 0 Russian Federation outraged over U.S. missile strikes in Syria

The map shows that, over the course of a nine-minute period, what are believed to be Syrian government jets made two separate trips to and from the airbase that was eventually targeted by USA missiles. "Even handsome babies were cruelly murdered in this very barbaric attack", he added of Tuesday's chemical weapons attack. The strikes used smaller conventional rockets and did not result in any injuries or substantial damage, since most residents had already fled the town.

Author: 0 United States says North Korean missile test ended in fiery crash

Nuclear-armed North Korea fired a ballistic missile into the Sea of Japan on Wednesday, just ahead of a highly anticipated China-US summit at which Pyongyang's accelerating atomic weapons programme is set to top the agenda. Haley said "there is will in the Security Council" to deal with North Korea's nuclear program but members need to discuss "how do we push that forward".

Global Media Dalai Lama arrives in Tawang to colourful welcome by hundreds
Author: 0 Dalai Lama arrives in Tawang to colourful welcome by hundreds

Escorted by the Arunachal Pradesh CM, the Dalai Lama reached Tawang around 3 pm after a seven-hour road journey from Dirang to Tawang . The Nobel peace laureate will stay at Tawang monastery, the largest in India and second only to the world's largest - the Potala Palace in Tibet.

Global Media Trump drops China bashing during warm Xi summit
Author: 0 Trump drops China bashing during warm Xi summit

Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) waves to the press as he walks with US President Donald Trump at the Mar-a-Lago estate in West Palm Beach, Florida, April 7, 2017. But the surprise US military response to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's apparent chemical weapons attack on civilians threw a wild card into the summit.

Global Media US Senator Accuses Russia Of 'Propaganda On Steroids'
Author: 0 US Senator Accuses Russia Of 'Propaganda On Steroids'

Meanwhile, Russian President Vladimir Putin has described allegations that his country meddled in the 2016 USA election as "fictional, illusory, provocations and lies". Clinton Watts, a national security expert with the George Washington Center for Cyber and Homeland Security, testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee in Washington on Thursday that suspected Russian trolling operations and websites tried to influence the presidential race long before the summer.

Global Media Police Reveals Picture, Background of Westminster Attacker
Author: 0 Police Reveals Picture, Background of Westminster Attacker

The attack left four people dead and injured at least 50 more, 31 of whom needed hospital treatment, Rowley said . Two people injured in the incident are still in critical condition, one with life-threatening injuries, Rowley said. The attacker who rammed pedestrians and stabbed a police officer in central London was a British-born man once investigated for "violent extremism", Prime Minister Theresa May said yesterday.

Author: 0 U.S. unemployment drops to 4.5%, lowest in decade

Both measures were down over the year. This is mostly good news for women , who saw their unemployment rate drop from 4.3 percent to 4 percent. Total nonfarm payrolls in February were revised lower to 219,000 from 235,000 prior; the BLS tends to significantly revise the first two jobs reports of the year to account for the weather.

Global Media French candidates clash on European Union visions
Author: 0 French candidates clash on European Union visions

It was far-left firebrand Jean-Luc Mélenchon was convinced most viewers, according to an Elabe poll for French TV station BFM TV, which aired the debate. "Should this be the case, it would be likely to boost Le Pen's chances of winning, as her supporters remain the most certain of their vote at 81%, compared to only 63% for Macron supporters".

Global Media Police link explosives to metro bomber
Author: 0 Police link explosives to metro bomber

Petersburg that offers views of several famous city monuments. Pro-Kremlin organizations announced that a series of rallies would be held in major cities, including Moscow, in what critics said was an effort to use the metro bombing to divert attention from the large anti-corruption protests that swept across Russian Federation at the end of March.

Global Media Xi summit to cover North Korea, Syria
Author: 0 Xi summit to cover North Korea, Syria

In the run up to the meeting, Trump had warned of a "difficult" conversation over trade and North Korea with an adversary he routinely blasted on the campaign trail. About a dozen officials from both the US and China joined in the bilateral talks. -China Relations, said potential agenda items include reaffirmation of the one-China policy, the Korean Peninsula situation and trade issues.

Global Media At Least 14 Dead in ISIL Truck Bomb at Baghdad Checkpoint
Author: 0 At Least 14 Dead in ISIL Truck Bomb at Baghdad Checkpoint

The top USA general for the Middle East says the military has launched a formal investigation to determine what role the US played in the deaths of dozens of civilians in Mosul, Iraq. Pope Francis on Wednesday said it was "imperative and urgent" to protect civilians in Iraq . In one instance, the officials said a precision US strike took out the sniper but left the building intact.

Author: 0 Made tremendous progress in ties with China

Mr Trump's aides insisted he had made good on his pledge to raise concerns about China's trade practices and said there was some headway, Mr Xi agreeing to a 100-day plan for trade talks aimed at boosting USA exports and reducing China's trade surplus with the United States.

Global Media Congress divided on legality of Trump's strike against Syria
Author: 0 Congress divided on legality of Trump's strike against Syria

When Obama then threatened military action after a 2013 chemical attack, Trump issued a series of tweets opposing the idea, including "Do NOT attack Syria , fix U.S.A". Syrian men carrying their children following Tuesday's chemical attack. In Florida on Thursday, Tillerson said of Assad, "There's no role for him to govern the Syrian people".

Author: 0 Fire kills 1, injures 4 in Oakland transitional living building

Authorities said on Monday that three people were killed in the blaze and a fourth person was missing. The first victim was identified Monday as Edwarn Anderson, 64, a resident of the building. An attorney for the biggest tenant of an Oakland building that caught fire while housing people recovering from addiction, prison and life on the streets says the landlord was trying to evict the nonprofit organization.

Global Media Russian warship steams toward United States destroyers that launched Syria strikes
Author: 0 Russian warship steams toward United States destroyers that launched Syria strikes

Following the United States airstrikes on Syrian air bases, Fox News is reporting that a Russian military ship is headed in the direction of the U.S. On Thursday night, the USS Porter and the USS Ross launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles from the eastern Mediterranean at a Syrian airfield. The move came hours after the Kremlin issued a statement condemning, what it called, the United States' "act of aggression" against the Russian ally.

Author: 0 Timeline of the Syrian civil war and United States response

He has been wrong about this (Iran aside, al-Qaeda has extended its influence while ISIS grabs the headlines); but at least it was a strategy based on the reality that ISIS, more than Assad, posed a significant threat to attack the USA and our allies.

Author: 0 Syrian SDF forces reach Tabqa dam: Raqqa campaign spokeswoman

It warned that damage to the dam "could lead to massive scale flooding across Raqqa and as far away as Deir Ezzor" province to the southeast. The observatory said coalition warplanes backed the Syrian Democratic Forces fighting ISIS on the northern bank of the Euphrates River.

Global Media USPS reports spike in dog attacks on carriers
Author: 0 USPS reports spike in dog attacks on carriers

Dog attacks on postal workers rose past year the highest in three decades, as internet shopping booms and consumers increasingly demand seven-day-a-week package delivery and groceries dropped at their doorstep. The "dog chasing the mail carrier" gimmick has been played out in movies, cartoons, and in comics for ages but did you know that there were actual numbers tracking them? To prevent attacks, USPS encourages customers to put dogs in separate rooms and close the door when carriers ...

Author: 0 Russia ups ante by freezing communications with US in Syria

Gen. Igor Konashenkov. He said reports that the hotline was active were wrong, and that the USA military attache in Moscow was called to the ministry to be told that the communications would stop at midnight Saturday. The officials weren't authorized to speak publicly on the matter and demanded anonymity. "Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said " Washington's move deals a significant blow to the Russia-U.S.

Author: 0 Tornado watch, severe thunderstorm warnings remain in effect for Charleston area

The severe weather outbreak was the second to hit the South in less than a week, but no deaths or significant injuries were reported by Wednesday evening. The National Weather Service warns that strong to severe thunderstorms associated with the weather system will move into the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday.

Author: 0 At White House, Jordan king to present Arabs' view on peace

The king pledged to continue that support but also urged other countries to step up their aid in the fight against terror. Jordan argues that the decades-old Israeli-Palestinian conflict remains at the root of regional turmoil and that, if allowed to fester, it will undercut the Trump administration's Mideast goals of containing Iran and defeating Islamic State extremists.

Global Media Finland routs Germany 8-0, wins bronze at world championship
Author: 0 Finland routs Germany 8-0, wins bronze at world championship

Playing at home in Vermont in 2012, Team USA trounced Canada 9-2 on the first day of the tournament, but Canada emerged with a 5-4 overtime gold medal win. "It's a turning point for women's hockey in the US -and a turning point for women's hockey in the world", says USA star forward Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson.

Global Media Three dead after truck crashes into Stockholm department store
Author: 0 Three dead after truck crashes into Stockholm department store

A nationwide manhunt was launched and one person was arrested following the latest use of a vehicle as a weapon in Europe. The incident occurred just before 1300 (GMT) at the corner of the Ahlens department store and the city's biggest pedestrian street, above-ground from Stockholm's central subway station.

Author: 0 North Korea dominates Trump, Xi meet

The meeting between the leaders of the world's two largest economies was overshadowed by a rapidly escalating crisis in Syria after Trump ordered cruise missile strikes in response to the deadly chemical attack on the town of Khan Sheikhun.

Author: 0 Four killed by truck driven into crowd in Swedish capital

The Swedish news agency TT reported that the brewery company Spendrups, which owns the truck used in the attack, said the truck had been hijacked earlier in the day. US State Department spokesman Mark Toner offered condolences and said Washington was ready to provide any help it could to investigate "this brutal and senseless attack".

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 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697