BlackBerry plans to lay off unspecified number of staff The company is trying to expand in new businesses beyond devices, such as enterprise markets and security.
Hundreds reported dead in Syria’s Palmyra as Iraqi forces press IS An Iraqi police major and a pro-government Sunni tribal fighter in the area said they had retaken the town of Husaiba al-Sharqiya.
Jacques Audiard's “Dheepan” wins Palme d'Or Cannes Holocaust drama “Son of Saul” took the Grand Prix. Vincent Lindon won Best Actor while Rooney Mara and Emmanuelle Bercot shared Best Actress.
Polish President concedes election to challenger: exit polls Duda had edged Komorowski, who had been the favorite, in the first round but did not gain the 50% needed to win outright.