IFC Films nabs Nicholas Hoult’s J. D. Salinger drama “Rebel in the Rye”

IFC Films nabs Nicholas Hoult’s J. D. Salinger drama “Rebel in the Rye”

March 1, 2017 - 17:33 AMT  13:33 GMT
The cast includes Kevin Spacey as a Columbia University professor and Sarah Paulson as Salinger’s first literary agent.
Ethiopia schools linked to Turkish cleric Gulen are sold

Ethiopia schools linked to Turkish cleric Gulen are sold

March 1, 2017 - 17:26 AMT  13:26 GMT
Cecil Aydin this week described the sale of the school network to a group of German educators as a "business decision."
Taliban claim attacks in Kabul, at least three dead

Taliban claim attacks in Kabul, at least three dead

March 1, 2017 - 17:21 AMT  13:21 GMT
A resounding explosion was heard across the city as a car bomb was detonated near a police headquarters in the west of the city.
Turkey to cut U.S. access to airbase if Washington teams with Kurds

Turkey to cut U.S. access to airbase if Washington teams with Kurds

March 1, 2017 - 17:02 AMT  13:02 GMT
The United States, along with several other countries, uses the Incirlik base for aircraft involved in the anti-IS campaign in Syria.
U.S. calls on UN rights body to

U.S. calls on UN rights body to "drop its obsession with Israel"

March 1, 2017 - 16:53 AMT  12:53 GMT
Erin Barclay cited ongoing abuses in Syria and North Korea, and noted in particular the rights body's long-standing focus on Israel.
Snapchat parent Snap set for its market debut this week

Snapchat parent Snap set for its market debut this week

March 1, 2017 - 16:47 AMT  12:47 GMT
After a dearth of technology listings in 2016, Snapchat parent Snap is set for its market debut as early as this week.
Amazon server meltdown knocks websites offline

Amazon server meltdown knocks websites offline

March 1, 2017 - 16:20 AMT  12:20 GMT
As well as sites that went down, other services, such as workplace collaboration tool Slack, also lost some key functionality.
Armenia exports grew by a third in January

Armenia exports grew by a third in January

March 1, 2017 - 16:17 AMT  12:17 GMT
Russia-bound exports surged by 80%, while those to the EU countries and Iraq increased by 21.5% and 24.4%, respectively.
French presidential hopeful Fillon faces charges

French presidential hopeful Fillon faces charges

March 1, 2017 - 16:03 AMT  12:03 GMT
For weeks, he has fought allegations that his wife was paid for years for work she did not do.
Samsung Galaxy S8 leak shows a huge display

Samsung Galaxy S8 leak shows a huge display

March 1, 2017 - 15:54 AMT  11:54 GMT
Evleaks, who has a good track record when it comes to rumors and leaks, didn't tweet more details with the image.