Record 65.6 million people displaced worldwide: UN
Monday, 19 June 2017 Devastating conflicts, violence and persecution in places like Syria and South Sudan left a record 65.6 million people uprooted from their homes by the end of 2016, the UN said today.
Beijing-based iQiyi has paid an historic $61.8 million for the exclusive streaming rights to the show, which sources in China say will be scripted and produced by Stephen Chow. Chinese production company Shanghai New Culture Media Group revealed in a regulatory filing that it has sold the exclusive...
In Washington lawmakers have expressed great concern that President Donald Trump may try to fire Robert Mueller, the special counsel assigned to investigating possible collusion and wrongdoing between.. Source: Wochit News -
Leslie Jones, Sterling K. Brown and Brooklynn Prince have joined the cast of “The Angry Birds Movie 2,” Sony Pictures announced Friday.
Others actors who have signed onto the voice cast are Rachel.. Source: Wochit -
Surfer Laird Hamilton joined the rescue effort to run up a herd of bison swept away when flooding tore through Hanalei town, Kauai, over the weekend. The Honolulu Star Advertiser reported some of the.. Source: Rumble -
The Chitra Collection is the world’s largest collection of historic teawares and it's also home to the world’s most valuable teapot. The object has been valued at £2.1 million. Source: PA - Press Association STUDIO -
Lance Armstrong has reached a $5 million settlement with the federal government in a whistleblower lawsuit that could have sought $100 million in damages from the cyclist who was stripped of his record.. Source: CBS News -
Netflix wants to get into the movie theater business, according to a new report from The Los Angeles Times. Anonymous sources told the paper that the Los Gatos-based entertainment giant pursued a deal.. Source: Wochit -
10 of the Biggest Name’s From the #Time100 List of Influential People Cardi B: The former Love & Hip-Hop star had a huge 2017, and recently dropped her mega-popular debut album, ‘Invasion of.. Source: Wibbitz Studio -
CEO Jeff Bezos announced for the first time Wednesday that the e-commerce giant has 100 million paying Prime subscribers.The shareholder letter didn't break that number down further to reveal whether.. Source: GOBankingRates -