Twitter to reportedly stop counting photos, links in 140-character limit

Twitter to reportedly stop counting photos, links in 140-character limit

May 17, 2016 - 11:43 AMT  07:43 GMT
Twitter’s limit was originally adopted because it was a way to send Tweets while fitting all the information within a mobile text message.
EU fears Turkey visa-waiver program will increase risk of terrorist attacks

EU fears Turkey visa-waiver program will increase risk of terrorist attacks

May 17, 2016 - 11:31 AMT  07:31 GMT
Turkey’s 75 mln citizens will have the right to enter the Schengen zone for up to 90 days at a time with biometric passports from the end of June.
Jeremy Renner, Jacqueline Bisset to headline Sicily’s Taromina Film Fest

Jeremy Renner, Jacqueline Bisset to headline Sicily’s Taromina Film Fest

May 17, 2016 - 11:19 AMT  07:19 GMT
Richard Gere will serve as honorary president of this year's fest with a night dedicated to the homeless.
OSCE: Armenian, Azeri leaders agree to finalize investigative mechanism

OSCE: Armenian, Azeri leaders agree to finalize investigative mechanism

May 17, 2016 - 11:09 AMT  07:09 GMT
“The Presidents reiterated their commitment to the ceasefire and the peaceful settlement of the conflict,” the joint statement said.
Rami Malek, Christian Slater unveil “Mr. Robot” season 2 trailer

Rami Malek, Christian Slater unveil “Mr. Robot” season 2 trailer

May 17, 2016 - 11:00 AMT  07:00 GMT
The most worrisome image in the clip is Mr. Robot himself (Slater) as he puts a gun to Elliot's head.
Azerbaijan opens random bursts of fire towards Armenian positions

Azerbaijan opens random bursts of fire towards Armenian positions

May 17, 2016 - 10:53 AMT  06:53 GMT
Azerbaijani troops used various caliber firearms and sniper rifles to open random bursts of fire towards the Armenian positions overnight.
U.S., world powers look to arm Libya to fight IS, other militants

U.S., world powers look to arm Libya to fight IS, other militants

May 17, 2016 - 10:46 AMT  06:46 GMT
The nations said they would approve exemptions to a UN arms embargo to allow military sales to Libya's "Government of National Accord."
FOX announces full line-up for 2016-2017 TV season

FOX announces full line-up for 2016-2017 TV season

May 17, 2016 - 10:29 AMT  06:29 GMT
The list has a bunch of new series, including the "24" reboot, the return of "Prison Break" and "The Exorcist" TV adaptation.
Karabakh soldier killed in Azeri fire during presidential talks in Vienna

Karabakh soldier killed in Azeri fire during presidential talks in Vienna

May 17, 2016 - 10:22 AMT  06:22 GMT
Karabakh army conscript soldier Khachatur Harutyunyan (b. 1996) received a fetal gunshot wound on May 17, at around 12:50 am.
“Insidious: Chapter 4” lands helmer, 2017 release date

“Insidious: Chapter 4” lands helmer, 2017 release date

May 17, 2016 - 10:21 AMT  06:21 GMT
Adam Robitel (“The Taking of Deborah Logan”) will direct from a script by franchise co-creator Leigh Whannell, who directed “Chapter 3.”