Jennifer Lopez-starring

Jennifer Lopez-starring "Monster-In-Law” to become comedy series

October 14, 2014 - 12:56 AMT  08:56 GMT
The TV series will follow a couple who faces the challenges of parenthood while the wife has to deal with the bond between her husband and his mother.
“Memoirs of a Geisha” star named best actor at Sitges Fest

“Memoirs of a Geisha” star named best actor at Sitges Fest

October 14, 2014 - 12:41 AMT  08:41 GMT
Mike Cahill's science fiction outing “I Origins,” starring Michael Pitt, took best feature, to add to its Sundance success.
Google CEO says Amazon firm's biggest rival in online search

Google CEO says Amazon firm's biggest rival in online search

October 14, 2014 - 12:37 AMT  08:37 GMT
Amazon, the world's largest online retailer, has been in the news recently for moves beyond its core e-commerce business.

"Gotham" drama series given full season order at FOX

October 14, 2014 - 12:35 AMT  08:35 GMT
The "Batman" prequel had previously scored a 16-episode order and is now given a back order for an additional six episodes.
“Waiting for August” doc wins Valdivia Film Festival

“Waiting for August” doc wins Valdivia Film Festival

October 14, 2014 - 12:20 AMT  08:20 GMT
A winner at the Hot Docs Canadian Int’l Documentary Fest last May, the film depicts a Romanian teen suddenly left in charge of six siblings.
Turkish warplanes attack PKK targets

Turkish warplanes attack PKK targets

October 14, 2014 - 12:16 AMT  08:16 GMT
The general staff said it "opened fire immediately in retaliation in the strongest terms" after PKK attacks in the area.
Obama set to hash out strategy to counter Islamic State

Obama set to hash out strategy to counter Islamic State

October 14, 2014 - 10:20 AMT  06:20 GMT
The president will aim to show the U.S. public and allies abroad that he is committed to a plan to "degrade" and "destroy" the group.
British lawmakers vote to recognize Palestine as a state

British lawmakers vote to recognize Palestine as a state

October 14, 2014 - 08:54 AMT  04:54 GMT
In 2012 the United Nations General Assembly voted to recognize a state of Palestine on territories captured by Israel in 1967.
Russian hackers exploit bug to spy on NATO, EU computers: iSight

Russian hackers exploit bug to spy on NATO, EU computers: iSight

October 14, 2014 - 08:45 AMT  04:45 GMT
"Your targets almost certainly have to do with your interests. We see strong ties to Russian origins here," said John Hulquist.
Catalan govt. reportedly calls off plans for independence referendum

Catalan govt. reportedly calls off plans for independence referendum

October 14, 2014 - 08:34 AMT  04:34 GMT
On Sept 19, the regional parliament voted by 106 to 28 in favor of granting Catalan's president the power to hold a referendum.