ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — More Pakistan Taliban fighters and commanders were killed on Saturday as government forces continued to pound terrorist strongholds and local officials reported another U.S. drone strike targeting Islamist militants.Read full article >>
Sony Pictures says it is looking at alternative ways to release film satire The Interview, cancelled in the wake of a cyber-attack.
By Daniel Trotta and Rosa Tania Valdés HAVANA (Reuters) - Stepping out of his legendary brother's shadow, President Raul Castro has scored a diplomatic triumph and a surge in popular support with the deal that ends decades of open hostility with the United States. For many Cubans, the restoration of diplomatic relations and President Barack Obama's promise to dismantle economic sanctions against
Mandy Rice-Davies, a key figure in the Profumo affair, a scandal of sex and politics that rocked Cold War Britain, died Dec. 18 at 70.Her PR firm, Hackford Jones, said the cause was cancer but did not disclose other details.Read full article >>
TOKYO — The scene that may have clinched the hack-driven demise of “The Interview” shows a missile plowing into a helicopter as the Kim Jong Un character meets a fiery end in slow-mo.All the while, an acoustic version of Katy Perry’s “Firework” plays. For North Korea — run by a totalitarian regime in which the ruling Kim family is, if not quite immortal, certainly untouchable — the images are the