5 men sentenced to 697 years in prison for killing 11 women in Mexico

5 men sentenced to 697 years in prison for killing 11 women in Mexico

July 29, 2015 - 09:06 AMT  05:06 GMT
A statement from the office called the sentences on charges of aggravated homicide and human trafficking "exemplary and historic."
Twitter posts $502mln Q2 revenue, co-founder ‘not satisfied’

Twitter posts $502mln Q2 revenue, co-founder ‘not satisfied’

July 29, 2015 - 08:58 AMT  04:58 GMT
Twitter said it expected full year revenue of between $2.20bn to $2.27bn, slightly higher than its previous forecast.
Burbank to host annual Armenian art exhibition

Burbank to host annual Armenian art exhibition

July 29, 2015 - 08:33 AMT  04:33 GMT
The Burbank “Varak” Chapter is looking forward to showcasing a variety of art pieces in several different mediums this year.
Iran FM says ‘high-level’ talks with EU to be launched soon

Iran FM says ‘high-level’ talks with EU to be launched soon

July 28, 2015 - 22:08 AMT  18:08 GMT
The landmark agreement calls for Iran to curb its nuclear activities in exchange for relief from international sanctions.
NATO supports in fighting militants in Syria, Iraq

NATO supports in fighting militants in Syria, Iraq

July 28, 2015 - 21:41 AMT  17:41 GMT
Following a 90-minute meeting in Brussels, Turkey won the backing it sought for stepping up its role in the U.S.-led fight against IS.
Facebook to expand free internet service to promote usage

Facebook to expand free internet service to promote usage

July 28, 2015 - 16:00 AMT  12:00 GMT
Facebook said in a post it will open a portal allowing any mobile operator to offer the service under its Internet.org platform.
Apple reportedly planning to produce electric cars jointly with BMW

Apple reportedly planning to produce electric cars jointly with BMW

July 28, 2015 - 15:19 AMT  11:19 GMT
Last March, Apple unveiled CarPlay, enabling drivers to access contacts without taking their hands off the steering wheel.
Scientists, tech experts warn about AI arms race dangers

Scientists, tech experts warn about AI arms race dangers

July 28, 2015 - 14:40 AMT  10:40 GMT
Among the signatories are scientist Stephen Hawking, entrepreneur Elon Musk and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak.
Stagefright bug makes 95% of Android phones vulnerable to hacks

Stagefright bug makes 95% of Android phones vulnerable to hacks

July 28, 2015 - 14:20 AMT  10:20 GMT
Those “remote code execution” bugs allow hackers to infiltrate devices and exfiltrate private data though phone numbers.
Libyan court sentences Gadhafi son to death

Libyan court sentences Gadhafi son to death

July 28, 2015 - 13:22 AMT  09:22 GMT
A court in the Libyan capital has sentenced Seif al-Islam Gadhafi to death over killings during the country's 2011 uprising.
UK PM Cameron says no need for second Scottish referendum

UK PM Cameron says no need for second Scottish referendum

July 28, 2015 - 13:11 AMT  09:11 GMT
The results of last year’s vote were quite decisive, so I don’t see the need for another one, the Prime Minister told reporters.
WTO's trillion-dollar trade deal secures cheaper IT products

WTO's trillion-dollar trade deal secures cheaper IT products

July 28, 2015 - 13:02 AMT  09:02 GMT
Import duties will begin to be phased out next year, and eliminated within three years, the European Commission said.
Etihad boasts $32,000 3-room suite on flights to New York

Etihad boasts $32,000 3-room suite on flights to New York

July 28, 2015 - 12:49 AMT  08:49 GMT
The living room, private bathroom and 2-person bedroom are situated in the nose of the doubledecker jet’s upper level.
Chinese search giant Baidu posts disappointing Q3 forecast

Chinese search giant Baidu posts disappointing Q3 forecast

July 28, 2015 - 12:21 AMT  08:21 GMT
During earnings call, chief financial officer Jennifer Li said that penetration of O2O services is still in the “low single digits.”
Turkey, U.S. plan to create IS-free zone in northern Syria

Turkey, U.S. plan to create IS-free zone in northern Syria

July 28, 2015 - 12:07 AMT  08:07 GMT
Struggling with more than 1.8 million Syrian refugees, Turkey has long campaigned for a "no-fly zone" in northern Syria.
Israeli troops move into contested West Bank settlement complex

Israeli troops move into contested West Bank settlement complex

July 28, 2015 - 11:59 AMT  07:59 GMT
Israel's Supreme Court has given the government until Thursday to dismantle the complex, which was built illegally.