Ed Sheeran’s “÷” tipped to be UK’s best-selling album of 2017

Ed Sheeran’s “÷” tipped to be UK’s best-selling album of 2017

March 4, 2017 - 15:31 AMT  11:31 GMT
“÷” has been given odds of 7/2 to win Album of the Year at next year’s Grammys and 5/1 to sell more than Adele’s “21” in its first month.
Lizzy Caplan to join Michael Pena in sci-fi thriller “Extinction”

Lizzy Caplan to join Michael Pena in sci-fi thriller “Extinction”

March 4, 2017 - 15:25 AMT  11:25 GMT
Caplan most recently starred opposite Michael Sheen in Showtime’s critically-acclaimed drama series “Masters of Sex.”
Liam Neeson to join Viola Davis in heist thriller “Widows”

Liam Neeson to join Viola Davis in heist thriller “Widows”

March 4, 2017 - 15:13 AMT  11:13 GMT
The story follows four armed robbers who are killed in a failed heist attempt, leaving their widows to finish the job.
Armenia expects ODIHR's impartial assessment of electoral processes

Armenia expects ODIHR's impartial assessment of electoral processes

March 4, 2017 - 15:06 AMT  11:06 GMT
The president said that Armenia’s authorities are ready to collaborate with all the missions, including the OSCE/ODIHR.
Bansky opens dystopian tourist hotel overlooking Bethlehem wall

Bansky opens dystopian tourist hotel overlooking Bethlehem wall

March 4, 2017 - 15:00 AMT  11:00 GMT
Named the "The Walled Off Hotel", the nine-bedroom building is staffed by local people, who were unaware Banksy was behind the project.
Daimler to recall one million Mercedes vehicles globally after 51 fires

Daimler to recall one million Mercedes vehicles globally after 51 fires

March 4, 2017 - 14:50 AMT  10:50 GMT
The United States is among the three biggest markets for Mercedes-Benz, the others being China and Germany.
New Alexa devices “to get speakerphone, intercom features”

New Alexa devices “to get speakerphone, intercom features”

March 4, 2017 - 14:34 AMT  10:34 GMT
Some see communication features as potential killer apps for voice devices, and phone calls and intercom-like functionality will be a start.
Portugal’s parliament recognizes Ukraine’s Holodomor as genocide

Portugal’s parliament recognizes Ukraine’s Holodomor as genocide

March 4, 2017 - 14:26 AMT  10:26 GMT
The document, which was adopted on March 2, 2017, condemns the Holodomor in Ukraine in 1932-1933.
Iran tests sophisticated Russian-made S-300 air defense system

Iran tests sophisticated Russian-made S-300 air defense system

March 4, 2017 - 14:26 AMT  10:26 GMT
With a range of up to 200 kilometers (125 miles) the S-300 is capable of simultaneously tracking and striking multiple targets.
MH370 families launch campaign to fund search for missing plane

MH370 families launch campaign to fund search for missing plane

March 4, 2017 - 14:13 AMT  10:13 GMT
A lawyer whose mother was on the plane said the families hope to raise $15 mln to fund an initial search north of the previous search area.