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AT&T to buy Time Warner in $85 billion deal

3 days 23 hours ago
AT&T Inc said on Saturday it agreed to buy Time Warner Inc for $85.4 billion, the boldest move yet by a telecommunications company to acquire content to stream over its network to attract a growing number of online viewers.

Wonder Woman named UN ambassador despite protests

4 days 13 hours ago
The UN named comic book character Wonder Woman as its new Honorary Ambassador for the Empowerment of Woman and Girls, despite a petition signed by over 1,000 UN staffers protesting the fictional character’s “overtly sexualised image”.

Trump advisor: 'Muslim Americans would be first to help with immigrant vetting'

4 days 15 hours ago
Walid Phares, a foreign policy adviser to Donald Trump, spoke to FRANCE 24 about the Republican presidential candidate's world view. Trump's "extreme vetting" of Muslim immigrants for terrorist links would be in the interest of Muslim Americans, Phares claimed, while the wall between the US and Mexico to keep out illegal immigrants "would be built on US soil".
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