British actress Tracey Ullman poses during a photocall at the ...
May 5th, 2009
(Reuters) - British actress Tracey Ullman poses during a photocall at the yearly MIPTV, the International Television Programs Market in Cannes, southeastern France in this April 7, 2008 file photo. British-American comedienne Ullman is set to receive a lifetime achievement award from the British Academy of Film and Television, and she says becoming a US citizen freed her up to be funnier about Americans. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard/Files (UNITED STATES ENTERTAINMENT HEADSHOT) -
LONDON (Reuters) - The single biggest risk to Britain's nascent economic recovery is continued eurozone weakness, the Bank of England's outgoing governor Mervyn King said in a television interview on Sunday. He called for a "credible medium term plan" to get the economy back on track and said automatic economic stabilizers shoul... [Full Article]
CANNES, France (AP) - Cannes has been the birthplace of many a star, and the latest candidate to shine is Marine Vacth, who plays a teenager confronting the complexities of adolescent sexuality in Francois Ozon's "Jeune et Jolie" ("Young and Beautiful.") (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
By Khaled Yacoub Oweis AMMAN (Reuters) - It was too late when air raid sirens wailed at one of Syria's most fortified military compounds. Israeli jets were already attacking the Hameh complex and civilian employees in nearby housing were scrambling for cover with their families. Around Damascus the warplanes staged a series of raids in the ear... [Full Article]