World Media


Los Angeles Football Club names Bob Bradley as its first coach Los Angeles Football Club names Bob Bradley as its first coach
- July 28, 2017

Los Angeles FC was first announced in October of 2014, although they won't begin play until this coming year. The team broke the news with video of Bradley in black and gold Los Angeles gear. If history is any indication, he's a good choice for the job - even aside from guiding Chicago to an MLS Cup triumph in their first season, he has a good track record of taking underachieving MLS sides and turning them into solid contenders, doing so with both the then-New York/New Jersey MetroStars ... (more...)
Porsche ordered to recall 30000 cars over emissions cheating Porsche ordered to recall 30000 cars over emissions cheating
- July 28, 2017

The German government ordered 22,000 Porsche Cayenne sport-utility vehicles to be pulled after the carmaker was implicated in a diesel-cheating scandal. In 2015, Volkswagen , Porsche's sister firm admitted it had cheated emissions tests and was forced to recall millions of vehicles that had sneaked through the emissions regulations. (more...)
Trump insiders face congressional investigators as president mulls pardons
- July 28, 2017

A federal special counsel and several congressional panels are investigating allegations by US intelligence agencies that Russia meddled in the 2016 USA presidential election and potential connections between Russian officials and the Trump campaign. (more...)
RNC Chairwoman Wants DWS to Testify Before Congress Over Arrested Staffer RNC Chairwoman Wants DWS to Testify Before Congress Over Arrested Staffer
- July 28, 2017

Awan was arrested for bank fraud while at Dulles International Airport enroute to Pakistan. The criminal complaint and affidavit revealed that Awan and his wife, Hina Alvi, also transferred hundreds of thousands of dollars to Pakistan. "If the reports are right, if these three individuals. drew down, over this period of time, $4 million and Debbie Wasserman Schultz had a part-time employee who's making $165,000 that she just fired - what - yesterday afternoon?" "No charges, evidence or ... (more...)
Will investigate arrival of al-Qaida in state: JK Police chief Will investigate arrival of al-Qaida in state: JK Police chief
- July 28, 2017

As per the report, Global Islamic Media Front, an al-Qaeda-affiliated information network, had revealed about the new group in a statement released on Thursday. Al-Qaida announced the establishment of an Indian wing in 2014 but, like Isis, has garnered little support among India's Muslim population, the third largest of any country in the world. (more...)
Vikings announce contract extension for Everson Griffen Vikings announce contract extension for Everson Griffen
- July 28, 2017

The 6-foot-3 defensive end totaled double-digit sacks in both 2014 (12.0) and 2015 (10.5). He was recently ranked No. 92 on the NFL's Top 100 players of 2017. You gotta believe it in your heart and we got go out there and do work. So far in his career, per Spotrac , Griffen has earned $29.4 million, with another $15 million coming in the next two seasons from his old contract. (more...)
Kesha offers up childhood home movies in new video Kesha offers up childhood home movies in new video
- July 28, 2017

The video has a warm, inviting color palette, and its incredible to see how happy and content Kesha looks throughout the video. " Learn To Let Go " might just be the name of Kesha's latest single, but it's also become her slogan over the past few years. (more...)
Over 7000 without power in Outer Banks Over 7000 without power in Outer Banks
- July 28, 2017

If materials are not available locally, repairs could take weeks. Northeast of Ocracoke in the town of Rodanthe, Coleen Gauker says people keep coming into Island Convenience store asking for something cold. Cape Hatteras is famous for its surf and beach community. The cooperative said it also would initiate rolling blackouts, but only if people turn off air conditioning units and minimize other electrical usage. (more...)
Ravens OL John Urschel Retires From NFL At Age 26 Ravens OL John Urschel Retires From NFL At Age 26
- July 28, 2017

Urschel, a 6-foot, 3-inch (1.9 m), 300-pound (136 kg) player who joined the Ravens from Penn State University, is studying applied mathematics at MIT. It's a reasonable leap that fewer parents will allow their children to play football. Urschel wrote that he objectively shouldn't play football because of his bright future in mathematics, and because his other passions (reading math, doing research and playing chess) are very low-priced. (more...)
Watch Live as New Crew Blasts Off for Space Station Watch Live as New Crew Blasts Off for Space Station
- July 28, 2017

The soon-to-be six crew members of Expedition 52 will continue work on hundreds of experiments in biology, biotechnology, physical science and Earth science aboard the International Space Station . Nespoli served on the shuttle Discovery's STS-120 mission in 2007 and was an ISS crewmember from December 2010 through May 2011, during expeditions 26 and 27. (more...)
US House Approves $1.6 Billion for Mexican Border Wall
- July 28, 2017

Trump and fellow Republicans facing the choice of caving to Democrats and scratching the wall money or careening into a shutdown showdown. Democrats have said they will fight the inclusion of funding for the border wall in any legislation and successfully did so during a spat over spending in April that almost resulted in a government shutdown around the end of Trump's first 100 days in office. (more...)
Stevan Ridley signing with Broncos after workout with team
- July 28, 2017

Broncos running back Devontae Booker will undergo surgery Friday to fix a fracture in his wrist and is expected to miss at least six weeks. Rb68 66.9 rushes 273.2 yards 0.62 touchdowns 13.1 receptions 86.9 yards 0.32 touchdowns numberFire's models now rank Booker as the 68th fantasy running back entering the season. (more...)
ICE Chief Suggests Charging Sanctuary City Leaders With Smuggling, But Can He? ICE Chief Suggests Charging Sanctuary City Leaders With Smuggling, But Can He?
- July 28, 2017

It's quite clear restaurants, the track and any else who hires these illegal immigrants do so knowing that they could and should be prosecuted for breaking the immigration laws in our country. "Local police can not and should not be enforcing immigration law", he said. In fact, prior to the Lunn ruling, Democrats in the Bay State had been working to tie the hands of state police viz. (more...)
10-year-old Cleveland girl missing 10-year-old Cleveland girl missing
- July 28, 2017

Officers told WTVC the girl's mother, Rose Medina, took Arleth and her sister to the Ocoee Middle Field to walk. A statewide Amber Alert has been issued for a missing girl FROM Southeast Tennessee. The Cleveland Police Department was assisted in the search by the TBI, the Cleveland Fire Department, Lee University's campus security and the Bradley County Sheriff's Office. (more...)
Mugabe's Wife challenges him to name Successor Mugabe's Wife challenges him to name Successor
- July 28, 2017

But at a meeting of the party's's women's wing in Harare , Grace Mugabe contradicted her husband, who also attended the meeting. On Thursday, Grace repeated her previous call for ZANU-PF to change its constitution to make it mandatory for one of the president's deputies in the party and the government to be a woman. (more...)
Chance of more rain in the Colorado Springs forecast Chance of more rain in the Colorado Springs forecast
- July 28, 2017

The low temperature is expected to be 69 degrees. Afternoon thunderstorms are expected to continue through the weekend. Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1 p.m. Saturday night: Mostly clear, low around 59. Sunday: Mostly sunny, cooler and less humid. Sunday Night: Mostly clear - low around 64. Tuesday: Mostly sunny, high near 79. (more...)
Amazon hiring 50K across U.S., including in NJ Amazon hiring 50K across U.S., including in NJ
- July 28, 2017

Amazon is offering 11 jobs in Washington online , as well, between Kent, Seattle, DuPont, Everett, Sumner and Renton. Amazon said Wednesday that it will hold on-the-spot hiring events August 2 at 10 of its warehouses around the country. The company is hosting a Facebook Live event for those wanting to follow Jobs Day remotely. The company has more than 50,000 job openings across its USA network of fulfillment centers, according to a statement. (more...)
Bihar Needs Fresh Mandate: says Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI)
- July 28, 2017

Lalu Yadav's son, Tejashwi who is Nitish Kumar's 27-year-old deputy, advised him publicly against "political opportunism". "We are not accepting the JD-U joining the NDA and our relations with Nitish Kumar have ended". "Nitish Kumar has already been declared "dosh-mukt" (not guilty) in the police investigation and there is no adverse remark against the CM at any level of the judiciary", JD (U) senior and former minister Rajiv Ranjan Singh alias Lalan Singh told reporters here while ... (more...)
Flash Flood Warning Issued For Camden County Flash Flood Warning Issued For Camden County
- July 28, 2017

A few storms may contain gusty winds, and due to the winds turning with the strengthening storm overhead, one or two weak tornadoes can not be ruled out. Temperatures will stay below average through the weekend. The District has not had a high temperature below 80° since the first full week of June. As much as 2.5 to 5 inches of rain is forecast to fall between early Friday morning and late Friday night. (more...)
George woman identified as victim of fatal abuse on Alaskan cruise ship George woman identified as victim of fatal abuse on Alaskan cruise ship
- July 28, 2017

Burkholz said the ship departed from Seattle on Sunday for a seven-day round trip cruise across Alaska. Passengers told the news outlet they were placed on an hours-long lockdown as the ship was diverted to Juneau, Alaska , to meet with authorities. (more...)
Dropping border adjustment plan limits tax-reform push
- July 28, 2017

The officials who issued the statement - House Speaker Paul Ryan , Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin , National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn , House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady and Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch - have recently been meeting to strike a joint plan that the GOP wants to push through Congress this year. (more...)
Melania Trump is coming to Toronto Melania Trump is coming to Toronto
- July 28, 2017

After embarking on two separate worldwide trips with President Trump , where she was forced to hide out from violent protesters and unsuccessfully break up a meeting between Trump and Vladimir Putin , Melania Trump is preparing to fly out of the country solo-and to join none other than Prince Harry when she gets there. (more...)
Renho set to step down as DP president Renho set to step down as DP president
- July 28, 2017

At the Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly election earlier this month, Democratic Party's seats were down from seven to five, a record low, including the era of the former Democratic Party of Japan. Toyo University political scientist Katsuyuki Yakushiji said the DP has not regained support due to its vague policies and lack of a strong leader. (more...)
Missing Florida woman found because she saved her scent with kit Missing Florida woman found because she saved her scent with kit
- July 28, 2017

If the person ever goes missing, the unique smell captured can easily be tracked by a K-9. The woman, who has dementia, disappeared from her Florida home for around two hours on Monday. Another example came in Salt Lake City in 1994 when a child had been kidnapped, and a Rottweiler found them 40 miles away. But their use for detecting illegal narcotics has been questioned in America and Australia. (more...)
Judge: Baby Charlie Gard will end life in hospice, not home Judge: Baby Charlie Gard will end life in hospice, not home
- July 28, 2017

The couple has endured long courts battles not only to keep Charlie's life support going but also trying to seek experimental treatment in the United States for his condition. If no agreement was reached, Charlie would be transferred to a hospice and his ventilation tube removed. Charlie's parents on Monday gave up their four-month court battle after seeing new test results that had been ordered by Dr. (more...)