Sarik Andreasyan’s “American Heist” to vie for Toronto Fest prize

Sarik Andreasyan’s “American Heist” to vie for Toronto Fest prize

July 23, 2014 - 15:11 AMT  11:11 GMT
In the indie action thriller, two brothers with troubled pasts become embroiled in a high-stakes bank robbery.
Foreign Minister slams Azeri diversions at meeting with OSCE MG

Foreign Minister slams Azeri diversions at meeting with OSCE MG

July 23, 2014 - 14:47 AMT  10:47 GMT
According to James Warlick, the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs will issue a statement over new violence on the line of contact.
Police chief once accused of negligence in Dink case arrested

Police chief once accused of negligence in Dink case arrested

July 23, 2014 - 14:36 AMT  10:36 GMT
Ali Fuat Yılmazer turned to the cameras and photographers and raised his handcuffed arms to protest the operation.
Microsoft reports 7% fall in second quarter profit

Microsoft reports 7% fall in second quarter profit

July 23, 2014 - 14:14 AMT  10:14 GMT
The company said profit during the March to June period was $4.6bn compared with $4.97bn during the same period last year.
Islamic State claims responsibility after bombing kills 33 in Baghdad

Islamic State claims responsibility after bombing kills 33 in Baghdad

July 23, 2014 - 14:01 AMT  10:01 GMT
Security forces also found the bodies of eight Iraqi soldiers 3 km outside Samarra, the most northern city under full govt. control.
U.S. senators call more Russia sanctions

U.S. senators call more Russia sanctions

July 23, 2014 - 13:44 AMT  09:44 GMT
“Russians must stop providing weapons, equipment and training to separatists in eastern Ukraine,” the letter said.
1st look at Peeta, Johanna in

1st look at Peeta, Johanna in "Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1" pics

July 23, 2014 - 13:42 AMT  09:42 GMT
In this film, Katniss reluctantly leads the districts of Panem in a rebellion against the tyrannical and corrupt Capitol.
Costa Concordia towed on its final journey

Costa Concordia towed on its final journey

July 23, 2014 - 13:33 AMT  09:33 GMT
The wreck was hauled upright in September last year but was still partially submerged, resting on six steel platforms.
Anthony Hopkins, Evan Rachel Wood to headline HBO’s “Westworld”

Anthony Hopkins, Evan Rachel Wood to headline HBO’s “Westworld”

July 23, 2014 - 13:23 AMT  09:23 GMT
The drama is billed as a dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the future of sin.
“Dear White People” Sundance comedy trailer

“Dear White People” Sundance comedy trailer (video)

 July 23, 2014 - 13:08 AMT  09:08 GMT
Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions’ “Dear White People” screened at the Los Angeles Film Festival last month.
Jessica Chastain, Colin Farrell in Liv Ullmann's “Miss Julie” trailer

Jessica Chastain, Colin Farrell in Liv Ullmann's “Miss Julie” trailer (video)

 July 23, 2014 - 12:54 AMT  08:54 GMT
Chastain plays an upper class young woman who decides to rebel and go dancing at a servants’ midsummer party, becoming drawn to a servant.

"Wild", "Foxcatcher", "The Imitation Game" among Toronto Fest lineup

July 23, 2014 - 12:41 AMT  08:41 GMT
The Special Presentations will feature biopic "Mr. Turner", Sundance winner "Whiplash", Jennifer Aniston starrer "Cake" among others.
Steve Carell to topline “Brooklyn Family Robinson” Disney comedy

Steve Carell to topline “Brooklyn Family Robinson” Disney comedy

July 23, 2014 - 12:05 AMT  08:05 GMT
David Reynolds, who was nominated for an Oscar for co-writing Pixar's 2003 classic “Finding Nemo,” is penning the script.
Islamists smuggle oil to finance their newly declared 'caliphate'

Islamists smuggle oil to finance their newly declared 'caliphate'

July 23, 2014 - 11:19 AMT  07:19 GMT
Larger shipments of crude, some of them from Najma, are also sold via smugglers to Turkish traders at vastly discounted prices.
Apple faces class action lawsuit over alleged violations of labor rules

Apple faces class action lawsuit over alleged violations of labor rules

July 23, 2014 - 10:53 AMT  06:53 GMT
Apple now faces claims of meal period, rest period and final pay violations affecting the company's current and former employees.
Malaysian plane bodies to be flown to Netherlands

Malaysian plane bodies to be flown to Netherlands

July 23, 2014 - 10:07 AMT  06:07 GMT
The officials said that their findings were based in part on social media postings and video released in recent days.