World Media

Year Of The Pig Celebrations Kick Off Chinese New Year In Colorado

Year Of The Pig Celebrations Kick Off Chinese New Year In Colorado Google welcomes Year of the Pig with shadow puppetry. "I wish you all a healthy and prosperous year ahead". "Traditional belief dictates that we should not eat the same animal during their year in order to bring good luck - so pig year don't eat pork", said Alvin Lee, marketing manager at Green Monday, a company promoting sustainable living. [Full Article...]

United Nations warns of 'catastrophic consequences' as political crisis in Venezuela escalates

United Nations warns of 'catastrophic consequences' as political crisis in Venezuela escalates Russian Federation opposes the request and has accused Washington of backing a coup attempt, placing Venezuela at the heart of a growing geopolitical duel. China has been less overt in its warnings to the US, saying Venezuela's independence should be protected. China believes that Venezuela's affairs must and can only be decided by its own people, Hua Chunying, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesp... [Full Article...]

Moscow suspends nuclear treaty in tit-for-tat with US

Moscow suspends nuclear treaty in tit-for-tat with US On Friday, President Donald Trump's Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced that the US would withdraw from the historic nuclear agreement within 180 days. Earlier, Pompeo issued an ultimatum to Russian Federation, saying that it has 60 days to start to comply with the agreement, or, otherwise, the United States could leave the treaty on February 2. [Full Article...]

Iran announces successful test of long-range cruise missile

Iran announces successful test of long-range cruise missile Iran's missile program is a major point of contention and cited as one of the reasons for United States President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the 2015 nuclear accord. Washington warned Tehran last month against undertaking three planned rocket launches that it said would violate a UN Security Council resolution because they use ballistic missile technology. [Full Article...]

Steve Harvey Blasts Super Bowl 53: ‘Worst Game I’ve Ever Been To’

Steve Harvey Blasts Super Bowl 53: ‘Worst Game I’ve Ever Been To’ Steve Harvey was PISSED he had to watch the 13-3 snoozefest in Atlanta. "If you hold New England to 10 points, you're supposed to be the Super Bowl champ", he said. Taylor takes over in Cincinnati after spending the last two seasons with the Los Angeles Rams as the assistant wide receivers coach and quarterbacks coach on head coach Sean McVay's staff. [Full Article...]

We rearrange President Trump's workday schedule to make him more productive

We rearrange President Trump's workday schedule to make him more productive The latest leak appears to place Trump, an early riser, in executive time for the first five hours of any day, before he gets to the Oval Office. "He's always calling people, talking to people". but rarely makes it into the Oval Office before mid-morning. Axios spoke to Chris Whipple, author of The Gatekeepers: How the White House Chiefs of Staff Define Every Presidency , who said "there's ... [Full Article...]

Leopard cub’s trill results in detention of a passenger at Chennai airport

Leopard cub’s trill results in detention of a passenger at Chennai airport The female cub was found after Chennai airport staff heard muffled cries when they stopped a man for a random search yesterday morning. Evasive replies given by Moideen prompted the officials to open his baggage. The officials of Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB) identified the cub as leopard cub of "Panthera pardus" specie. A video showing the cub wrapped in a blanket and being fed using... [Full Article...]

Maduro rejects global ultimatum to step down, hold elections in Venezuela

Maduro rejects global ultimatum to step down, hold elections in Venezuela France, Spain, Germany, Britain, Portugal, Sweden, Denmark, Austria and the Netherlands's coordinated move came after the expiry of an eight-day ultimatum for Mr Maduro to call a new election. Millions have been left in poverty, while 2.3 million more have fled the country, unleashing a migration crisis in South America. In 2019, the International Monetary Fund predicts that Venezuela's inflatio... [Full Article...]

Cuomo calls on DOJ to investigate prison power outage

Cuomo calls on DOJ to investigate prison power outage Inmates at a federal jail in Brooklyn have suffered for days without heat or power during a wintry cold snap, according to lawyers and USA lawmakers who rallied outside the jail on Saturday demanding the problems be fixed and ill inmates moved. [Full Article...]

Israel begins construction on massive new barrier surrounding Gaza

Israel begins construction on massive new barrier surrounding Gaza At its western end, the statement said, the above-ground barrier would join a fortified sea wall jutting into the Mediterranean aimed at blocking Palestinian attacks by water. An Israeli soldier was killed by a Palestinian sniper last July. The undercover Israeli unit managed to leave the strip under the cover of Israeli air raids. [Full Article...]

Bud Light Touches Nerve With Corn Syrup Super Bowl Ads

Bud Light Touches Nerve With Corn Syrup Super Bowl Ads By halftime, Bud Light had two of the largest social-mention spikes out of the Super Bowl advertisers, with almost 47,000 mentions, according to social media measurement firm Brandwatch, the Wall Street Journal reports . We would love to discuss with you the many benefits of corn! Our office is right down the road! It claimed that many Anheuser-Busch products do. " Bud Light uses rice to a... [Full Article...]

'I'm Not Telegraphing Anything': Trump Defends Talk Of Troop Withdrawals

'I'm Not Telegraphing Anything': Trump Defends Talk Of Troop Withdrawals Over the weekend, United States forces foiled a missile attack on the Ayn al-Asad air base in western Iraq . Trump said he would bring U.S. troops home if a peace deal were reached to end 17 years of war in Afghanistan . In the CBS interview, he played down the danger of an extremist resurgence but said "we'll come back if we have to". "We might as well keep it", was Trump's pithy summary ... [Full Article...]

Refugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi arrives at court in Thailand

Refugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi arrives at court in Thailand He told the court he rejected the extradition request, saying he was detained and tortured for opposing the government, before he fled to Australia more than four years ago. Thailand's judiciary will decide the matter, the country's deputy foreign minister said. Within days the red notice was lifted, but Thai authorities instead pointed to an extradition request by Bahrain. [Full Article...]

Iran unveils new missile on 40th anniversary of revolution

Iran unveils new missile on 40th anniversary of revolution Meanwhile, one member of Iran's Revolutionary Guards was killed and five were wounded in an attack on a base in southeastern Iran on Saturday, Iranian media reported. The resolution - which was in Iran's nuclear deal - called upon the country to not develop ballistic missiles created to deliver nuclear weapons for eight years. [Full Article...]

China blasts United States over indictments, ‘unreasonable crackdown’ on Huawei

China blasts United States over indictments, ‘unreasonable crackdown’ on Huawei January 24: Huawei announces plans for a next-generation smartphone that will use its own technology instead of USA components. Huawei's chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou is now the subject of extradition proceedings brought by the U.S. [Full Article...]

Australia's Queensland flooding worsens with dam release

Australia's Queensland flooding worsens with dam release Townsville has received more than a metre of rain in just a week, which is more than 20 times the average for the time of year - beating the previous record set in 1998, in what became known as the Night of Noah. 'This is unprecedented, we've never seen anything like this before, ' she said. "Don't go sightseeing, if you don't need to be out on the roads, don't be". [Full Article...]

Maduro proposes new parliament vote as Venezuelans protest

Maduro proposes new parliament vote as Venezuelans protest On Saturday morning, streams of marchers walked from middle-class and poor neighborhoods to gather at points across the capital of Caracas for a demonstration to demand Maduro's resignation and a transitional government that will hold new elections in the South American country. [Full Article...]

At Least 2 Dead After Small Plane Crash In California

At Least 2 Dead After Small Plane Crash In California Two other people were injured in the incident. Two people were confirmed dead, the Orange County Fire Authority reported . The main body of the twin-engine plane was found in the backyard of another home not far from the burned house. [Full Article...]

Brazil dam disaster likely had same cause as previous one

Brazil dam disaster likely had same cause as previous one The death toll from the tailings dam collapse in the Brazilian town of Brumadinho reached 115 with another 248 were still unaccounted for, according to the state civil defense department on Friday. It found that the mine restaurant, where many Vale workers were likely to have died, would be hit by toxic mud. Officials have said they don't yet know why the dam collapsed. [Full Article...]

Cedric Marks escapes in Conroe during transport to Bell County

Cedric Marks escapes in Conroe during transport to Bell County The alleged burglary followed his arrest for violation of a protective order. Cedric Joseph Marks, 44, was taken into custody after an "exhausting 9 hour manhunt" involving multiple local and federal agencies, the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office wrote on Facebook . [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 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932  Next »