Europeans who stood steadfast with the U.S. in imposing crushing economic sanctions on Iran are … raring to go. To Tehran. To do business. The Washington Post reports that “the ink was barely dry” on the agreement last month when “a German government plane packed with the nation’s economic elite touched down in Tehran.”More
More than a billion people have used the social networking site Facebook in a single day for the first time in its history, the company said. In a post on his personal page on Thursday, the site’s co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, said one in seven people in the world had used the network on Monday.
Nerve and excitement levels were palpable as 41 tango pairs from around the world vied for the coveted trophy. This is a very big deal indeed in the world of Tango.
The Pentagon’s internal watchdog is investigating whether “military officials have skewed intelligence assessments about the United States-led campaign in Iraq against the Islamic State to provide a more optimistic account of progress.” Disappointing? Sure. Surprising? Not even close.
This fall, Fox is bringing Steven Spielberg’s 2002 movie “Minority Report” to the small screen. Adapting the Tom Cruise-led film for television involved figuring out how to improve upon the innovative technology featured in the movie’s futuristic setting and determining a workable narrative structure.
A funny thing happened while the world financial markets shuddered in panic this week. A range of indicators about the U.S. economy, the world’s largest, showed a recovery that’s continuing to gain steam.