The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences raised the curtain on its list of contenders for the visual effects Oscar. The 20 pics include superhero blockbusters, the next Star Wars film, war movies, a Netflix original and the upcoming adaptation of one of Broadway’s biggest hit musicals.
A total number of 6.7 million foreign travelers, with visas, visited Iran in the first eight months of the current Iranian year (started March 21, 2019), said the head of Iran’s Foreign Ministry’s Visa and Passport Department.
Worldwide spending on commissions to agents involved in the international transfers of players has reached a record high of $653.9 million (£509.66 million) this year, soccer’s governing body FIFA said in a report published on Wednesday.
Chelsea is ready to break its transfer record in the pursuit of Borussia Dortmund's wantaway forward Jadon Sancho and is confident about its chances of landing him ahead of Manchester United either in January or next summer.
Sweden footballer Zlatan Ibrahimovic fueled speculation that he is set to return to Italy, where he has played for AC Milan, Inter Milan and Juventus, by saying in an interview, "See you soon in Italy."
A new research indicates that social media is leading young adolescent girls and boys down a worrying path toward developing body image issues and eating disorder behaviors — even though they are smartphone savvy.
Mexico’s president says he wants to fight drug cartels with “hugs, not bullets,” but after 23 people were killed in a weekend gun battle in the border state of Coahuila, some communities want a more forceful strategy to prevent cartel assailants from reimposing a reign of terror.
Growth in Germany’s services sector stayed weak in November, a survey showed on Wednesday, with persistent labor shortages pushing up wages as companies continued to add staff despite a drop in new orders.