World News

  • Is World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc.'s (NYSE:WWE) CEO Salary Justified? 17 Feb 2019 23:19 Yahoo! Voices Want to participate in a short research study? Help shape the future of investing tools and you could win a $250 gift card! In 2009 Vince McMahon was appointed CEO of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE). First, this article will compare CEO …
  • News of the Day From Around the World, Feb. 18 17 Feb 2019 22:56 SF Gate 1Mexico shelter: An improvised shelter where hundreds of Central American migrants have been confined in the border city of Piedras Negras, across from Eagle Pass, Texas, will close this week, authorities said. Coahuila State Public Safety Secretary Jose …
  • Maritime silk road is awash with lost treasures, pirates and the world's deadliest waters 17 Feb 2019 22:18 The New Zeland Herald It's a billion-dollar ship superhighway of huge global importance. But this notorious and popular stretch of water is also home to some shocking secrets. "All officers including the captain are dead, lying in chartroom and bridge. Possibly whole …
  • Thanks to India and China, The World Is Getting Greener 17 Feb 2019 21:49 Care2 Healthy Living New NASA data shows that the world is getting greener thanks to China, and to a lesser extent India, planting trees. The research appears this month in the journal “Nature Sustainability“. Data from the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer, or …
  • The sperm donor who plans to travel the world to impregnate women 17 Feb 2019 21:39 The New Zeland Herald A US sperm donor, known only as 'Joe Donor' spends his time travelling the world and impregnating as many women as possible. He has told the 60 Minutes program it is his life's work, but critics say he is dangerous and has no place meeting with …
  • World War II Purple Heart recipient turns 100 in Georgia 17 Feb 2019 21:30 FOX News World War II Purple Heart recipient Edward Murphy marked his 100th birthday Saturday in Georgia. (Fox 5 Atlanta) A World War II Purple Heart recipient who turned 100 says that age is only a number. “Keep moving,” Edward Murphy told Fox 5 Atlanta upon …
  • Huriwa Condemns Gov. Elrufai Over Fake News On Kajuru 'killings': 17 Feb 2019 21:08 Nigerian Voice By Human Rights Writers Association Of Nigeria (Huriwa) A prominent Non Governmental organisation- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has condemned as despicable, reprehensible and outrageous the false and unsubstantiated claim made by …
  • Why the English media are saying George North will be facing the world's best wing in Cardiff on Saturday 17 Feb 2019 21:05 Wales Online Not so long ago those looking for the meaning of “harum-scarum” might have opened a dictionary and found a picture of Jonny May above the definition. He would do bold things that might trouble even an All Blacks defence, but he would do other things that …
  • When ‘Going Outside Is Prison’: The World of American Hikikomori 17 Feb 2019 21:00 New York A still from Welcome to the N.H.K. Photo: ADV Films Luca lives with his parents outside of Charlotte, North Carolina, though he might as well live anywhere. That’s because the only times the 21-year-old leaves his room is to buy Camels, which he smokes in …
  • The full transcript of ISIS bride Shamima Begum's Sky News interview hours after giving birth 17 Feb 2019 19:53 Evening Chronicle ISIS bride Shamima Begum appeared on TV screens across the world today, just hours after giving birth to a baby boy. Ms Begum left the UK in 2015 with her London schoolmates Kadiza Sultana and Amira Abase. The 19-year-old spoke of her hopes to come back to …
  • Liberia: Creeping under the weight of lies and deception: a note to one Amara M. Konneh - News Ghana 17 Feb 2019 19:38 Liberian Times Frantz Fanon warned us: ‘The future will have no pity for those men who, possessing the exceptional privilege of being able to speak words of truth to their oppressors, have taken refuge in an attitude of passivity, of mute indifference, and sometimes of …
  • The world looking up to Masisi as Botswana’s Messiah 17 Feb 2019 19:37 Sunday Standard When former President Lt Gen Ian Khama counts his achievements, he begins with poverty eradication. A World Health Organisation (WHO) analysis report has however damned immediate past president for neglecting the poor and projects President Mokgweetsi …