Malaysian actress Michelle Yeoh poses during a news conference ...
Feb 3rd, 2012
(AP) - Malaysian actress Michelle Yeoh poses during a news conference to promote her latest movie 'The Lady' in Hong Kong Friday, Feb. 3, 2012. Yeoh plays MyanmarĂ˘€™s most prominent politician, Aung San Suu Kyi, in the movie. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung) -
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - An overloaded ferry capsized after hitting rocks in a remote river in Malaysia's part of tropical Borneo island on Tuesday, leaving 21 people missing and feared trapped inside the vessel, police said. Another 181 survivors swam ashore or were rescued by villagers. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
By Belinda Goldsmith LONDON (Reuters) - British actress Helen Mirren had no trouble transforming herself from monarch to menacing creature for the new "Monsters, Inc." animated movie, but said she's not so frightening in real life. The 67-year-old veteran of stage and screen made headlines last month when she stormed out of a London ... [Full Article]
ENNISKILLEN, Northern Ireland (AP) - Deep differences over Syria's fierce civil war clouded a summit of world leaders Monday, with Russian President Vladimir Putin defiantly rejecting calls from the U.S., Britain and France to halt his political and military support for Syrian leader Bashar Assad's regime. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
(Reuters) - News Corp's publishing and entertainment arms began trading separately on a preliminary basis on Wednesday, one of the last steps before Rupert Murdoch's company officially splits in two on June 28. Shares of the new News Corp , the publishing arm that includes properties such as The Wall Street Journal, opened at $15.28 on Na... [Full Article]
NEW YORK - An extremely humanlike robot made a public appearance today (June 15) here at the Global Futures 2045 International Congress, a futuristic conference focused on the technological singularity. (Source: LiveScience.com)... [Full Article]