James Bond: A-ha speak out on The Living Daylights theme DISPUTE 30 years on (EXCLUSIVE)

Back in 1987 Timothy Dalton replaced Sir Roger Moore as James Bond in The Living Daylights. Following Duran Duran’s A View to a Kill, eyes were on another hit 1980s pop band to take on the latest theme. Following the success of their debut album in 1985, a-ha were called upon to write the next […]

Trump calls off Eagles' White House visit over anthem dispute

President Donald Trump has called off a visit by the Philadelphia Eagles to the White House Tuesday due to the dispute over whether NFL players must stand during the playing of the national anthem. Trump says in a statement that some members of the Super Bowl championship team "disagree with their President because he insists […]

After dispute on freeway, Uber driver shot his passenger, who died soon after

Enlarge / Morning rush hour traffic makes its way along I-25 on October 12, 2017 in Denver, Colorado. (credit: RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post via Getty Images) Denver police announced Friday that they had arrested a local 29-year-old Uber driver, Michael A. Hancock, on suspected first-degree murder. Hancock is believed to have shot and killed his […]

Trump Organization lawyers respond in Panama hotel controversy, ‘categorically reject’ they attempted to pressure president in business dispute

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters Lawyers representing the Trump Organization responded to news of a controversial letter they sent Panama’s president regarding a dispute between President Donald Trump’s namesake business and a hotel owner. The law firm, Britton & Iglesias, said it “categorically” rejects the idea that it sought to pressure Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela. The firm […]

European grid dispute resolved, lost 6 minutes returned to oven clocks

If it’s all moving too fast for you, consider upgrading to an oven or microwave that will allow you to stop time entirely. (credit: James LeVeque) This week, Europe’s electric transmission lobby announced that oven, microwave, and alarm clocks across the continent were no longer six minutes slow. How did they get back the lost […]

'Takes two to tango': China & US expect each other to back down in trade dispute

Beijing remains hopeful that a full-scale trade war with Washington can be avoided, but has placed the ball in the US court, hoping for fair negotiations, China’s US ambassador noted, following talks with a top US diplomat. “Negotiation would still be our preference, but it takes two to tango. We will see what the US […]

Russia summons ambassadors of ‘unfriendly’ nations to Moscow over ex-spy poisoning dispute

Thomson Reuters MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s foreign ministry said on Friday it was summoning ambassadors from Western countries who had taken “unfriendly” steps over the poisoning of an ex-Russian spy and informing them of Moscow’s retaliatory measures. The ambassador’s of Germany, France and Italy were seen arriving at the foreign ministry building. RIA news agency […]

Poroshenko threatens disrespectful Moscow with ‘total destruction’ in gas dispute

Russia will face a total annihilation for all its alleged misdeeds and disrespect for international law, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said, amid an escalated dispute between Russia’s Gazprom and Ukraine’s Naftogaz. “Russia does not respect the law and does not respect the court’s decisions,” Poroshenko complained in what was described as a “late-evening interview” with […]