World Media


The First Teaser For 'Marvel's The Punisher' Is Here
- August 19, 2017

Marvel's The Punisher marks the sixth series ordered thus far as part of the groundbreaking collaboration between Marvel Television and Netflix including the upcoming Marvel's Luke Cage , Marvel's Iron Fist , Marvel's The Defenders and the Peabody Award-winning Marvel's Jessica Jones . (more...)
New poll: Most Americans not happy with Trump's Charlottesville response New poll: Most Americans not happy with Trump's Charlottesville response
- August 19, 2017

Another retired man, Jim Lampada, also says Trump was right to blame both sides for the Charlottesville violence but could have made his point another way. But many say they're still behind the president . The reluctance of GOP leaders to confront Trump directly is the latest sign they remain unwilling to challenge even the president's most controversial remarks and comes despite growing concern among Republicans that their party's brand could suffer permanent damage from the backlash. (more...)
Porsche 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series gets carbon fiber wheels Porsche 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series gets carbon fiber wheels
- August 19, 2017

Those lovely alloys you seen in the attached images, the automaker says, are 20 percent lighter and 20 percent stronger than regular alloy wheels. The new carbon wheels will be available as an option for the 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series . (more...)
United States to Launch NK Invasion Drill During Solar Eclipse
- August 19, 2017

She said the United States should negotiate in good faith with North Korea , South Korea and China to replace the 1953 Armistice Agreement with a peace agreement, and finally end the Korean War. It later said it would postpone the missile launch, pending USA actions. It didn't give a number for the South Korean side but typically that is in the tens of thousands. (more...)
China urges US, North Korea to 'hit the brakes' on threats
- August 19, 2017

Marine Corps General Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, is visiting China to further military-to-military ties between the two Pacific powers, according to the US Department of Defence. US fears about North Korea's missile and nuclear bomb programs have grown in recent weeks. August 16, 2017 (EIRNS)-General Joseph Dunford, the chief of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, was given the rare opportunity of a visit to a Chinese military base in Shenyang in northeastern China, 130 miles ... (more...)
North Korean Ambassador says Self-Defense is Non-Negotiable North Korean Ambassador says Self-Defense is Non-Negotiable
- August 19, 2017

North Korea would welcome a rift between the USA and China and rising anti-American sentiment in South Korea. US officials say the unpredictability of North Korea's response makes any military option risky. But a week later, Trump shared a Tweet, writing: " Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision". The tentative interest in diplomacy follows unusually combative threats between Trump and North Korea amid worries Pyongyang is nearing its ... (more...)
North Korean Leader, Kim Jong-un Suspends Strike On The US North Korean Leader, Kim Jong-un Suspends Strike On The US
- August 18, 2017

He said that China , the North's biggest trading partner, needs to do more to apply pressure - and predicted that it will. Mattis was vague about what would happen if missiles were launched toward Guam but splashed into the sea. "He's never going to give up his nukes, so I think at some point we go back to Cold War-style deterrence and containment the way we did with the Soviet Union successfully", Ganyard added. (more...)
Brandon Banks sentenced to 15 years in Vanderbilt rape trial Brandon Banks sentenced to 15 years in Vanderbilt rape trial
- August 18, 2017

Two of his co-defendants, Brandon Vandenburg and Cory Batey, were also convicted and are already serving time in prison. "Banks, 23, has been in jail since a jury convicted him of aggravated rape and aggravated sexual battery in June", the report stated. (more...)
Top US general urges China to pressure North Korea
- August 18, 2017

Moon acknowledged that South Korea is the country most affected by North Korea's nuclear weapons and missiles, but did not say whether this is already a clear and present danger. But the move undeniably buys the North time to survey its situation, and, as South Korea's Yonhap News Agency said, puts the ball in America's court. (more...)
No military action without Seoul's consent: S.Korea PM
- August 18, 2017

Moon's comments follow a spike in animosity generated by North Korea's warning that it might send missiles into waters near the USA territory of Guam, and by Trump's warlike language. He said no USA military action on the Korean Peninsula could be taken without Seoul's consent. He said: "We're all looking to get out of this situation without a war". (more...)
Three girls under 10 found slain in Maryland home Three girls under 10 found slain in Maryland home
- August 18, 2017

They were pronounced dead at the scene. "We are now in the midst of a major investigation into what happened to these children, who killed them". Homicide investigators and evidence technicians are at the home in the 6400 block of Brooke Jane Drive. (more...)
Responding to Barcelona terror, Trump tweets dubious Pershing legend Responding to Barcelona terror, Trump tweets dubious Pershing legend
- August 18, 2017

He referenced the supposed actions of General Pershing, and suggested them as a blueprint for how terrorists should be treated. "Study what General Pershing of the United States did to terrorists when caught", wrote Trump , less than four hours after the attack. (more...)
Woman escapes terror attack at Barcelona after London, Paris Woman escapes terror attack at Barcelona after London, Paris
- August 18, 2017

She was also out with friends in London the night of the Borough Market terror attacks and was in Paris the same day a police officer was attacked outside the Notre Dame cathedral. 17, in an attack by the ISIS terrorist group, Julia Monaco, 26, was with her friend in a nearby shopping mall, the Daily Mail reported. "People were literally pushing to get into the store off the street. (more...)
Six Flags Over Texas Removes Confederate Flag Six Flags Over Texas Removes Confederate Flag
- August 18, 2017

In a statement released Friday, a park rep explained their decison to remove the controversial flag, after first deciding it would remain. Spokeswoman Sharon Parker says they "always choose to focus on celebrating the things that unite us versus those that divide us". (more...)
Hub City prepares for Monday's solar eclipse Hub City prepares for Monday's solar eclipse
- August 18, 2017

Common sense refresher: Staring directly into the sun is an easy way to make it the last thing you'll ever see. What should you do? Do not use if there are any scratches or damage to the sheet. 1, 2016. "As far as the clouds go, we might have a cloud that could hinder views of the eclipse for a few minutes, but everyone should get a view of it", said Rihaan Gangat, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service. (more...)
Lolo Peak fire explodes to 15000+ acres, more evacuations ordered Lolo Peak fire explodes to 15000+ acres, more evacuations ordered
- August 18, 2017

Information on evacuations can be found by calling (406) 258-4636 while the latest fire activity information is available at (406) 272-5433. Also on Friday, 155 Missoula-based National Guard soldiers were activated to support the fire . (more...)
Rev. Robert Tucker: Does God not hear us? Rev. Robert Tucker: Does God not hear us?
- August 18, 2017

In my article, "ignore doctrinal differences and focus on Christ", I punched on something that raised a few questions from some people. Our faith is not Judaism, neither is it Qabalah. "W$3 hile Americans enjoy great freedoms to express virtually any idea in the public square, it is important that we simultaneously maintain the right to clearly and forcefully denounce abhorrent ideas-such as white supremacy, racism or hatred of the Jewish people". (more...)
SL Green Realty Corporation (SLG) Stake Reduced by Janus Capital Management LLC
- August 18, 2017

The stock has a market cap of $8.31 billion, a P/E ratio of 39.78 and a beta of 0.67. Victory Capital Management owns 3,472 shares or 0% of their U.S. Carroll Financial Associates reported 24 shares. Oakworth Capital holds 200 shares or 0% of its portfolio. LEVY JOHN S sold 6,000 shares worth $643,500. (more...)
Carlow Weather says Hurricane Gert won't be anything special Carlow Weather says Hurricane Gert won't be anything special
- August 18, 2017

These downpours will lead to spot flooding in places but the showers will become more scattered this evening. "The heaviest of the showers are likely across the west and northwest to begin, moving eastwards in turn through the late morning and afternoon". (more...)
Penn State's James Franklin Gets New 6-Year Deal, Per Report Penn State's James Franklin Gets New 6-Year Deal, Per Report
- August 18, 2017

The deal also includes a $2 million buyout after this season. The Nittany Lions went 11-3 and won the Big Ten title last season. A recipient of major criticism from the Penn State faithful, Franklin has turned the tides in Happy Valley. (more...)
Charities Cancel Mar-a-Lago Events Amid Trump Backlash Charities Cancel Mar-a-Lago Events Amid Trump Backlash
- August 18, 2017

But for months, the Cleveland Clinic said it was sticking with Mar-a-Lago. She did add that the fundraiser's donors enjoyed the venue in the past, which was why they had held it there in years past. The annual event, which typically raises around $1 million and is attended by roughly 500 people, had been scheduled to take place on February 24, 2018 and would have marked eight years in a row at the location. (more...)
BJP suspends Bihar leader allegedly involved in Srijan scam BJP suspends Bihar leader allegedly involved in Srijan scam
- August 18, 2017

The government's statement said, "The CM gave an order (to the state authorities) to hand over cases registered in the matter to the Central Bureau of Investigation for inquiry". RJD chief Lalu Yadav had earlier demanded an investigation by the CBI to "expose big names involved in the racket". The SIT headed by Gangwar had detected gross irregularities in the transfer of government funds to the account of the NGO. (more...)
USA and China Agree to Better Lines of Communication USA and China Agree to Better Lines of Communication
- August 18, 2017

Mr Bannon was quoted as saying there is no military solution to the threat posed by North Korea and its nuclear ambitions, despite the president's recent pledge to answer further aggression with "fire and fury". However, the south Korean president Moon Jae-In has assured Thursday that it would "prevent the war at any price". But for all the belligerent talk, there are few signs that the US and its allies are preparing for a shooting war. (more...)
Facing criticism over Charlottesville suit, ACLU won't defend armed protesters
- August 18, 2017

The ACLU and the Rutherford Institute successfully argued that Charlottesville was "discriminating against protesters who espouse highly controversial views and blocking their access to a historic downtown park while allowing counterdemonstrators access to parks in the vicinity", and the rally was allowed to continue as planned (until a state of emergency was declared on Saturday). (more...)
Court docs: Teen driver in deadly Clinton Co. crash was going 107mph when she left the road Court docs: Teen driver in deadly Clinton Co. crash was going 107mph when she left the road
- August 18, 2017

They were killed on impact. She is expected to make a full recovery. At a press conference last month, officials with the sheriff's office said Sierra may have been under the influence of opioids, and she could face more serious charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated causing death and operating a vehicle while intoxicated causing serious bodily injury if the presence of opioids is confirmed. (more...)