U.S. Secretary of State, Iranian FM expected to meet in NY

U.S. Secretary of State, Iranian FM expected to meet in NY

April 27, 2015 - 09:53 AMT  05:53 GMT
U.S. Republican senators have pledged to try to toughen a bill giving Congress the power to review a nuclear agreement with Iran.
Saban Films nabs Adrien Brody’s psychological thriller “Backtrack”

Saban Films nabs Adrien Brody’s psychological thriller “Backtrack”

April 27, 2015 - 09:48 AMT  05:48 GMT
In “Backtrack,” troubled psychotherapist Peter Bowers (Brody) is suffering from nightmares and eerie visions.
Deutsche Bank reports sharp fall in profits

Deutsche Bank reports sharp fall in profits

April 27, 2015 - 09:46 AMT  05:46 GMT
The $2.5bn fine by U.S. and UK regulators related to Deutsche's attempts to manipulate the Libor and Euribor rates.
Oscar-nommed Hailee Steinfeld in new

Oscar-nommed Hailee Steinfeld in new "Barely Lethal" comedy trailer (video)

 April 27, 2015 - 09:44 AMT  05:44 GMT
In the movie, Steinfeld's Megan Walsh is raised at a boarding school that trains children to be assassins.
1st look at Oscar winner Jared Leto as Joker in “Suicide Squad”

1st look at Oscar winner Jared Leto as Joker in “Suicide Squad”

April 27, 2015 - 09:37 AMT  05:37 GMT
The supervillain team-up film also stars Will Smith, Margot Robbie, Jai Courtney, Viola Davis and Ike Barinholtz, among others.
Kazakhstan’s long-ruling president Nazarbavev confirms incumbency

Kazakhstan’s long-ruling president Nazarbavev confirms incumbency

April 27, 2015 - 09:34 AMT  05:34 GMT
A crushing victory for 74-year-old Nursultan Nazarbavev was widely expected from the moment the snap elections were announced.

"Furious 7" is still unbeatable on box office

April 27, 2015 - 09:31 AMT  05:31 GMT
It becomes the first film since 2012's "The Hunger Games" to rule the domestic chart for the fourth consecutive weekend.
Syrian jets kill 34 in air strikes on Islamist-held town: monitor

Syrian jets kill 34 in air strikes on Islamist-held town: monitor

April 27, 2015 - 09:13 AMT  05:13 GMT
The monitoring group, which collects information from all sides of the conflict, said heavy fighting continued south of the town.
Ukraine set to press Europe for peacekeepers, more financial aid

Ukraine set to press Europe for peacekeepers, more financial aid

April 27, 2015 - 08:57 AMT  04:57 GMT
Poroshenko is to meet with leaders, including the head of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker, at a summit.
Nepal earthquake death toll rises to 3,218

Nepal earthquake death toll rises to 3,218

April 27, 2015 - 08:32 AMT  04:32 GMT
So far 18 people have also been confirmed dead in an avalanche that swept through the Mount Everest base camp.