China to open high-speed rail line to North Korean border

China to open high-speed rail line to North Korean border

August 31, 2015 - 17:59 AMT  13:59 GMT
The line, under construction since 2010, will run 207 km and will shorten the train journey from 3 1/2 hours to just over one hour.
Davutoglu: Azeri borders safe as long as Baku has Turkey's support

Davutoglu: Azeri borders safe as long as Baku has Turkey's support

August 31, 2015 - 17:52 AMT  13:52 GMT
“We are always together. Azerbaijan’s holidays are our holidays, and vice versa,” PM Ahmet Davutoglu told reporters.
Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr. in

Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr. in "Captain America: Civil War" teaser (video)

 August 31, 2015 - 17:46 AMT  13:46 GMT
Directed by the Russo brothers, "Civil War" is scheduled to open in North American theaters on May 6, 2016.
100 police injured in Ukraine's Kiev protest blast after MPs vote

100 police injured in Ukraine's Kiev protest blast after MPs vote

August 31, 2015 - 17:17 AMT  13:17 GMT
MPs had just voted in a rowdy session to approve more powers in areas of Donetsk and Luhansk under control of pro-Russian rebels.
Armenia’s foreign trade turnover drops by 19.9% in 7 months

Armenia’s foreign trade turnover drops by 19.9% in 7 months

August 31, 2015 - 16:59 AMT  12:59 GMT
Armenia’s exports totaled $847 million, up 0,1% from last year, while the imports amounted to $1,810 million, dropping by 26,7%.
“Argo” star Chris Messina joins Ben Affleck in “Live By Night”

“Argo” star Chris Messina joins Ben Affleck in “Live By Night”

August 31, 2015 - 15:51 AMT  11:51 GMT
Best known for “The Mindy Project,” Messina can currently be seen in Joe Swanberg‘s “Digging For Fire.”
Martin Scorsese's

Martin Scorsese's "The Audition" yanked off Venice Film Fest

August 31, 2015 - 15:23 AMT  11:23 GMT
"The Audition" will star such A-listers as Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, and Robert De Niro. It's scripted by Oscar nominee Terence Winter.
Apple TV 4 pricing, availability, product lineup plans emerge

Apple TV 4 pricing, availability, product lineup plans emerge

August 31, 2015 - 14:46 AMT  10:46 GMT
Apple’s next-generation Apple TV will include Siri support, a new remote control, a refreshed user interface and an App Store.
Facebook works on tool to identify unauthorized video postings

Facebook works on tool to identify unauthorized video postings

August 31, 2015 - 14:17 AMT  10:17 GMT
Facebook said the new matching technology is a work in progress and plans to coordinate with partners to improve it over time.
Metallica deliver epic headline set at Reading Festival

Metallica deliver epic headline set at Reading Festival

August 31, 2015 - 13:40 AMT  09:40 GMT
Rob Trujillo's seemingly never ending bass solo baffled many, but true highlights included a laser show and fitting tribute to fallen troops.
LOT Polish Airlines returns to Armenian market

LOT Polish Airlines returns to Armenian market

August 31, 2015 - 13:32 AMT  09:32 GMT
LOT Polish Airlines suspended flights to Yerevan on July 1, 2015 for purposes of restructuring its schedule.
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Disturbed's "Immortalized" lands atop of Billboard 200

August 31, 2015 - 13:29 AMT  09:29 GMT
The album follows their previous efforts including "Asylum", "Indestructible", "Ten Thousand Fists" and "Believe".
Istanbul to host new Armenian school opening Sept 28

Istanbul to host new Armenian school opening Sept 28

August 31, 2015 - 13:25 AMT  09:25 GMT
Currently, there are 22 minority schools In Istanbul: five of them are Greek, one is Jewish, and the remaining 16 are Armenian.
Singapore lifts two-decade ban on HIV-positive visitors

Singapore lifts two-decade ban on HIV-positive visitors

August 31, 2015 - 13:14 AMT  09:14 GMT
The three-month restriction is aimed at preventing long-term residence by foreigners, looking to work in the island-nation.
Titanic's last lunch menu going to auction

Titanic's last lunch menu going to auction

August 31, 2015 - 11:55 AMT  07:55 GMT
The online auctioneer Lion Heart Autographs is offering the menu and two other previously unknown artifacts from Lifeboat 1.
Saudi-led air strike leaves 36 Yemeni civilians dead

Saudi-led air strike leaves 36 Yemeni civilians dead

August 31, 2015 - 11:42 AMT  07:42 GMT
More than 4,300 people have been killed in five months of war in Yemen while disease and suffering in the already impoverished country have spread.