Iraq wants to barter food for desperately needed Iranian gas supplies – report

Baghdad is looking for approval from Washington to import Iranian gas and energy supplies in exchange for food items, according to two Iraqi government officials as quoted by Reuters. The Iraqi authorities are reportedly planning to keep on importing Iranian gas, which is used in the country’s power stations, as they need more time for […]

Desperately Seeking Sales: Jaguar’s SUVs Are Not Keeping Volume Steady

For a builder of sexy vehicles with an enviable heritage, Jaguar always seems to be in a state of semi-crisis. From past reliability issues to a combination of aging and lackluster products under Ford’s oversight, the storied British brand was then cast off like a pair of trousers at Lover’s Lane, only to see its […]

Ghosn Desperately Wants All This Renault-Nissan Merger Talk to Stop

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance Chairman Carlos Ghosn is busy trying to convince shareholders of Nissan and Mitsubishi stock that Renault isn’t aiming to take over its Japanese partners. It’s proving to be no easy task. While Ghosn has been clear of late that a merger isn’t in the works, he’s simultaneously adamant that the relationship between the companies must […]

Fortnite Mobile website DOWN, as fans desperately try to sign up for iOS

The Fortnite website has gone down, as iOS users desperately try to sign up for Fortnite Mobile. Fortnite fans have been greeted with 504 gateway timeout messages when trying to access the iOS sign up website. Epic Games is yet to confirm an exact time for Fortnite Mobile sign ups, which will go live later today. […]

2017 in Review: The Scenes We Desperately Wish We Could Unsee

Oof. Ugh. Eww. Gag. Those are just a few of the sounds the TVLine staff made while narrowing down the choices for the year’s grossest, most unsettling, forever disturbing moments from TV shows. And because antipathy loves company, we’re sharing those scenes with you! All of the incidents captured in the gallery above took place […]

‘Something was desperately wrong with this guy’: US Army lieutenant general who served with Mike Flynn weighs in on his downfall

Screenshot via CNN Retired US Army Lt. Gen. Mark Hertling said “hubris and vengeance” are to blame for former national security adviser Michael Flynn’s downfall. Hertling said in an interview with CNN that Flynn’s behavior in recent years was unbecoming of a US armed services veteran. Flynn pleaded guilty to a charge he lied to […]

Star Wars 8: Luke Skywalker desperately YELLS at Rey in new footage – WATCH

The star is seen trying to get Rey (Daisy Ridley) to resist the temptation of the Dark Side in the latest footage. In dialogue already heard on past teasers, she says with her eyes closed that she can see “light… darkness… and something else.” Growing increasingly worried, she adds: “It’s calling me.” “Resist it, Rey,” […]

‘One Film, One New York’ Desperately Seeks Your Votes on a Classic New York Film to Screen Citywide, for Free

NYC Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment Commissioner Julie Menin and the New York Times are teaming up to do a spinoff, of sorts, of One Book, One New York, the “world’s largest community read” that you may have, if you’re a New Yorker, seen signs for in the subways. That program enabled New Yorkers to vote on […]