Hezbollah says seizes strategic valley at Syria-Lebanon border

Hezbollah says seizes strategic valley at Syria-Lebanon border

July 24, 2017 - 12:37 AMT  08:37 GMT
The Shi'ite Muslim Hezbollah said it had advanced from several directions in the Wadi al-Kheil valley in Juroud Arsal.
Police protest in Rio over rising Brazil violence

Police protest in Rio over rising Brazil violence

July 24, 2017 - 12:29 AMT  08:29 GMT
Violence has been on the rise in Brazil - and particularly in Rio de Janeiro - since the end of the Olympics and Paralympics nearly a year ago.
South African girl becomes third HIV infected child in remission

South African girl becomes third HIV infected child in remission

July 24, 2017 - 12:28 AMT  08:28 GMT
Her case was in Paris, where researchers gave encouraging results from tests of shots every month or two instead of daily pills to treat HIV.
Jihadist group consolidates grip over Syria's Idlib province: rebels

Jihadist group consolidates grip over Syria's Idlib province: rebels

July 24, 2017 - 12:18 AMT  08:18 GMT
In several towns in Idlib province in recent days, including Saraqeb and Atareb, hundreds of residents have taken to the streets to protest against the jihadists.
Erdogan putting at risk centuries-old ties to Berlin: German minister

Erdogan putting at risk centuries-old ties to Berlin: German minister

July 24, 2017 - 12:15 AMT  08:15 GMT
Bilateral relations have deteriorated following the arrest by Turkey of six rights activists, including one German, two weeks ago.
“Justice League” trailer features the movie’s main villain, Steppenwolf

“Justice League” trailer features the movie’s main villain, Steppenwolf (video)

 July 24, 2017 - 11:52 AMT  07:52 GMT
In the clip, Wonder Woman can be seen rescuing children from an explosive robbery before meeting up with Batman to assemble the Justice League.
Steven Spielberg debuts “Ready Player One” trailer

Steven Spielberg debuts “Ready Player One” trailer (video)

 July 24, 2017 - 11:44 AMT  07:44 GMT
The new video features characters from “Lord of the Rings,” “Back to the Future,” and “Iron Giant” while introducing fans to protagonist Parzival.
Telegram chats now include disappearing photos

Telegram chats now include disappearing photos

July 24, 2017 - 11:33 AMT  07:33 GMT
All you have to do is set a timer for your media and it'll vanish. If the recipient gets sneaky and takes a screenshot, you'll know right away.
Citizen scientists find a failed star in the Sun's neighborhood

Citizen scientists find a failed star in the Sun's neighborhood

July 24, 2017 - 11:23 AMT  07:23 GMT
Aamateur observers combed through a "flipbook" of images from the Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer to spot the dwarf as it traversed through space.
UK, U.S. economies to expand more slowly than predicted: IMF

UK, U.S. economies to expand more slowly than predicted: IMF

July 24, 2017 - 11:06 AMT  07:06 GMT
In its latest World Economic Outlook, the IMF said the "pick-up in global growth" that it had anticipated in its previous survey in April remained "on track".