FBI reportedly arrests Volkswagen executive on conspiracy charges

FBI reportedly arrests Volkswagen executive on conspiracy charges

January 9, 2017 - 11:45 AMT  07:45 GMT
Jeannine Ginivan, a spokeswoman for Volkswagen, said that the automaker “continues to cooperate with the Department of Justice.”
Uber starts offering ridesharing data to cities

Uber starts offering ridesharing data to cities

January 9, 2017 - 11:41 AMT  07:41 GMT
The info stems from Boston, Manila, Sydney and Washington DC, but data from dozens of additional cities should be available soon.
“Moonlight” named best picture winner by National Society of Film Critics

“Moonlight” named best picture winner by National Society of Film Critics

January 9, 2017 - 11:28 AMT  07:28 GMT
In the acting categories, “Manchester by the Sea” star Casey Affleck took the award for best actor.
Former Iran president Rafsanjani dies at 82

Former Iran president Rafsanjani dies at 82

January 9, 2017 - 11:26 AMT  07:26 GMT
His death ahead of May's presidential elections is a blow to moderate president Hassan Rouhani who allied himself with Rafsanjani.
Jerusalem attack suspect may have supported IS, Netanyahu says

Jerusalem attack suspect may have supported IS, Netanyahu says

January 9, 2017 - 11:17 AMT  07:17 GMT
The driver who plowed a truck into a group of soldiers in Jerusalem, killing four people and injuring 10, may have been an IS sympathizer.
Alexis Bledel fights for survival in

Alexis Bledel fights for survival in "The Handmaid's Tale" teaser (video)

 January 9, 2017 - 11:16 AMT  07:16 GMT
The "Gilmore Girls" star plays a key character who is captured and forced into servitude by an oppressive government.
“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” tops global box office with $914 mln

“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” tops global box office with $914 mln

January 9, 2017 - 11:11 AMT  07:11 GMT
“Rogue One” is already the 41st-highest grosser in worldwide box office, surpassing the entire run of “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.”
Casey Affleck-Rooney Mara drama “A Ghost Story” sells to A24

Casey Affleck-Rooney Mara drama “A Ghost Story” sells to A24

January 9, 2017 - 11:04 AMT  07:04 GMT
A24 had such confidence in the film, they bought it sight unseen, according to sources with knowledge of the deal.
Colombia to resume peace talks with ELN next week

Colombia to resume peace talks with ELN next week

January 9, 2017 - 10:59 AMT  06:59 GMT
The government was scheduled to launch open talks with the ELN in October after secret negotiations began almost three years ago in Quito.
Martin Scorsese confirms he killed off Frank Sinatra bio

Martin Scorsese confirms he killed off Frank Sinatra bio

January 9, 2017 - 10:59 AMT  06:59 GMT
The director explains that he called off the project because he didn't see eye to eye with the late singer's family.