• VIDEO: Actors discuss explicit nudity in Gaspar Noe's latest flick

    Director Gaspar Noe presents his version of 'Love' at the Cannes Film Festival, which shows sexual couplings in 3D. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Europe,Content:Category=Movies,Keyword:Detail=cannes film festival,Keyword:Detail=gaspar noe,Keyword:Detail=love,Keyword:Detail=director,Keyword:Detail=explicit,Keyword:Detail=nudity

    VIDEO: California oil spill: 7700 gallons of oil sopped up

    More than 7700 gallons of oily-water mixture has been cleaned up from the waters of the Santa Barbara, California coastline from a pipeline rupture that may rank as the biggest oil spill to hit the area in more than four decades. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=oil spill,Keyword:Detail=cleanup,Keyword:Detail=santa barbara,Keyword:Detail=california,Keyword:Detail=usa

    VIDEO: S&P hits another record high

    Stocks rose after weak economc news implied a rate hike would not come very soon. Gap reported a drop in quarterly profits. Hewlett-Packard results beat forecasts. Content:Type=News Business,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=wall street,Keyword:Detail=stocks,Keyword:Detail=bonds,Keyword:Detail=gap,Keyword:Detail=hewett-packard,Keyword:Detail=economy,Keyword:Detail=rate hike,Keyword:Detail=usa

    VIDEO: Video shows IS fighters at gas pumping station near Palmyra

    Video posted on social media purports to show Islamic State fighters inside a gas pumping station near the strategic Palmyra city which they seized after clashes with regime forces. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Middle East,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=islamic state,Keyword:Detail=isis,Keyword:Detail=palmyra city,Keyword:Detail=fighter,Keyword:Detail=social media,Keyword:Detail=conflict,Keyword:Detail=violence

    VIDEO: US Navy spy plane in tense exchange with Chinese navy

    The US military's most advanced spy plane flies over the disputed South China Sea and gets into a tense radio exchange with the Chinese navy, which tells the plane to "go away!" Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=usa,Keyword:Detail=china,Keyword:Detail=south china sea,Keyword:Detail=navy,Keyword:Detail=radio exchange,Keyword:Detail=dispute

    VIDEO: Saffron could help combat dengue, says Brazilian study

    An extract from the Indian spice saffron could be the latest piece in the puzzle in the fight against dengue, say researchers in Brazil. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=Food & Wine,Keyword:Detail=saffron,Keyword:Detail=dengue fever,Keyword:Detail=indian spice,Keyword:Detail=brazil,Keyword:Detail=research

    VIDEO: NY Times publishes leaked Clinton emails

    The New York Times has published a selection of leaked emails, showing Hillary Clinton's private correspondence related to the 2012 Benghazi attacks. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=new york times,Keyword:Detail=hillary clinton,Keyword:Detail=leaked emails,Keyword:Detail=benghazi attacks,Keyword:Detail=private,Keyword:Detail=scandal

    VIDEO: Airbus warns about UK exit from EU

    The head of Airbus in the UK has said the aerospace and defence giant would reconsider future investment in the country if it were it to leave the European Union. It's the latest warning from businessess ahead of a referendum on membership. Content:Type=News Business,Location:Region=Europe,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=airbus,Keyword:Detail=united kingdom,Keyword:Detail=european union,Keyword:Detail=uk,Keyword:Detail=eu,Keyword:Detail=aerospace,Keyword:Detail=referendum

    VIDEO: Islamic State seizes Palmyra in Syrian advance

    Islamic State says it has taken full control of Unesco site Palmyra in Syria, just days after capturing a provincial capital in Iraq, suggesting momentum is building for the ultra-hardline group. Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=islamic state,Keyword:Detail=iraq,Keyword:Detail=palmyra,Keyword:Detail=syria

    VIDEO: Deutsche Bank reshuffle not enough?

    Deutsche Bank has beefed up the powers of co-chief executive Anshu Jain and reduced the influence of his partner Juergen Fitschen in a management shake-up aimed at improving performance and mollifying shareholders. The changes make Indian-born Jain accountable for the bank's reorganisation and drive to cut an additional 4.7 billion euros in costs. Content:Type=News Business,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=deutsche bank,Keyword:Detail=anshu jain,Keyword:Detail=juergen fitschein,Keyword:Detail=reshuffle,Keyword:Detail=ceo,Keyword:Detail=chief executive

    VIDEO: David Letterman hosts final US talk show

    US talk show legend David Letterman hosts his final show after 33 years on late night television. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Keyword:Detail=the late show with david letterman,Keyword:Detail=retire,Keyword:Detail=stephen colbert,Content:Category=Television,Keyword:Detail=top ten list

    VIDEO: Police use taser on man at Los Angeles airport

    Bystander video shows police tasering a man at the Los Angeles International Airport. Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=police,Keyword:Detail=taser,Keyword:Detail=los angeles,Keyword:Detail=airport,Keyword:Detail=tsa

    VIDEO: News In A Minute: Thursday, May 21

    Man who drove with friend clinging to windscreen fined, Singapore Airlines unveils new Premium Economy class, and LionsXII ready for Malaysian FA Cup final. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=windscreen,Keyword:Detail=singapore airlines,Keyword:Detail=sia,Keyword:Detail=sq,Keyword:Detail=premium economy class,Keyword:Detail=lionsxii,Keyword:Detail=malaysian fa cup,Keyword:Detail=kelantan

    VIDEO: Spotify expands its content playlist

    Spotify is adding video and podcasts, including content from Vice Media and Viacom's Comedy Central, positioning the on-demand music service to compete with Google's YouTube and IAC/Interactive's Vimeo. Content:Type=News Business,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=Companies,Keyword:Detail=spotify,Keyword:Detail=content,Keyword:Detail=vice media,Keyword:Detail=comedy cenral,Keyword:Detail=on demand,Keyword:Detail=music

    VIDEO: New bin Laden documents suggest a tender family man

    Newly-declassified documents recovered during the raid on Osama bin Laden's compound paint a picture of a tender family man, but one also fixated on attacking the US. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=osama bin laden,Keyword:Detail=documents,Keyword:Detail=9/11,Keyword:Detail=al qaeda,Keyword:Detail=de-classified

    VIDEO: Islamic State seizes parts of Syria's historic Palmyra city

    A video posted online claims to show smoke rising over the Syrian city of Palmyra amid reports Islamic State fighters have seized around a third of the historic Syrian city that is home to Unesco World Heritage Site. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Middle East,Keyword:Detail=islamic state,Keyword:Detail=syria,Keyword:Detail=palmyra,Keyword:Detail=unesco,Keyword:Detail=world heritage site

    VIDEO: US military releases video of air strikes near Ramadi

    The US Defence Department releases video it says shows coalition air strikes against Islamic State targets near Ramadi, Iraq. Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=us military,Keyword:Detail=air strikes,Keyword:Detail=ramadi,Keyword:Detail=iraq,Keyword:Detail=islamic state

    VIDEO: Moroccan suspect arrested over Tunisia museum attack

    A 22-year-old Moroccan man has been arrested as one of nearly two dozen militants thought responsible for March's deadly museum attack in Tunisia that left 20 tourists dead. Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=morocca,Keyword:Detail=militants,Keyword:Detail=museum attack,Keyword:Detail=tunisia,Keyword:Detail=bardo museum

    VIDEO: Thomas Cook CEO sorry over deaths

    Travel firm Thomas Cook has expressed regret for the deaths of two British children on one of its holidays in 2006. It's seeking to end damaging headlines over its handling of the case. Content:Type=News Business,Keyword:Detail=thomas cook,Keyword:Detail=death,Keyword:Detail=british,Keyword:Detail=children

    VIDEO: Mickey and Minnie come to Shanghai

    The world's largest Disney store opens in Shanghai. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Keyword:Detail=disney,Keyword:Detail=store,Keyword:Detail=shanghai,Keyword:Detail=mickey mouse,Keyword:Detail=minnie mouse

    VIDEO: 6 banks fined US$6 billion

    The huge settlement with US and UK authorities ends a global probe into misconduct in the currency market. Content:Type=News Business,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=foreign currency,Keyword:Detail=ubs,Keyword:Detail=barclays,Keyword:Detail=citi,Keyword:Detail=jp morgan,Keyword:Detail=rbs

    VIDEO: Major banks admit guilt in FX probe

    Five of the world's largest banks have been fined a collective US$5.7 billion, after four of them agreed to plead guilty to US criminal charges over manipulation of foreign exchange rates. But the fines may not be the problem. Content:Type=News Business,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=banks,Keyword:Detail=manipulation,Keyword:Detail=anti-trust,Keyword:Detail=foreign exchange,Keyword:Detail=ubs,Keyword:Detail=rbs,Keyword:Detail=barclays,Keyword:Detail=citi,Keyword:Detail=jp morgan

    VIDEO: Big banks plead guilty to felony anti-trust violations

    CitiCorp, JP Morgan Chase & Co, Barclays PLC and the Royal Bank of Scotland PLC have agreed to plead guilty to felony anti-trust violations for their role in a currency manipulation scandal, says US Attorney General Loretta Lynch. Content:Type=News Business,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=anti-trust,Keyword:Detail=currency manipulation,Keyword:Detail=citicorp,Keyword:Detail=jp morgan chase,Keyword:Detail=barclays,Keyword:Detail=royal bank of scotland,Keyword:Detail=loretta lynch

    VIDEO: World Trade Center observatory offers bird's-eye view of New York

    One World Observatory, the observation deck atop the newly-built One World Trade Center building in lower Manhattan, gets set to open to visitors, offering 360-degree views of New York. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=united states,Keyword:Detail=new york city,Keyword:Detail=world trade center,Keyword:Detail=one world observatory

    VIDEO: China builds world's second-tallest skyscraper

    An excited public and wary investors watch as the Shanghai Tower nears completion but some economists warn that skyscrapers herald economic crisis. Location:Region=Asia,Keyword:Detail=china,Keyword:Detail=shanghai,Keyword:Detail=shanghai tower,Keyword:Detail=skyscraper,Keyword:Detail=world's tallest,Content:Type=News Business

    VIDEO: Protesters demand Nestle halt water bottling in drought-hit California

    Protesters demonstrate outside a Nestle bottling plant and deliver a petition demanding the company halt water bottling in in California, which is in the fourth year of a serious drought that has prompted the state's first-ever mandatory cuts in water use. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=protest,Keyword:Detail=california,Keyword:Detail=nestle,Keyword:Detail=bottled water,Keyword:Detail=drought

    VIDEO: Streisand to recount life and career in memoir due in 2017

    Barbra Streisand will pen a memoir due for release in 2017. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=Music,Keyword:Detail=barbra streisand,Keyword:Detail=autobiography,Keyword:Detail=singer,Keyword:Detail=actress,Keyword:Detail=memoir

    VIDEO: News In A Minute: Wednesday, May 20

    PIE exit near Airport Boulevard closed due to accident; animal welfare group uncovers poor practices at pet shops and pet farms; Car COE prices end lower across the board at latest tender. Content:Type=News Singapore,Keyword:Detail=pie,Keyword:Detail=accident,Keyword:Detail=acres,Keyword:Detail=pet shops,Keyword:Detail=pet farms,Keyword:Detail=certificates of entitlement,Keyword:Detail=coe

    VIDEO: Koalas debut at Singapore zoo

    The Singapore zoo welcomed four furry additions to their family - koalas Chan, Idalia, Paddle and Pelita. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=singapore zoo,Keyword:Detail=koalas,Keyword:Detail=australia

    VIDEO: Nepal's two quakes shake tourism industry

    Tourism, Nepal's economic mainstay, has suffered a severe blow in the aftermath of two devastating earthquakes that rocked the country and killed over 8,500 people. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Keyword:Detail=earthquake,Keyword:Detail=nepal,Keyword:Detail=tourism,Keyword:Detail=industry,Keyword:Detail=kathmandu

    VIDEO: Takata recall affects 34 million vehicles

    Japanese air bag manufacturer Takata has agreed to declare nearly 34 million vehicles defective due to problems with air bag inflators. Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=air bag,Keyword:Detail=takata,Keyword:Detail=defective,Keyword:Detail=recall

    VIDEO: Prince Charles shakes hands with Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams

    Historic handshake takes place as Prince Charles meets Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams in Ireland. Keyword:Detail=ira,Keyword:Detail=irish republican army,Keyword:Detail=gerry adams,Keyword:Detail=sinn fein,Keyword:Detail=prince charles,Keyword:Detail=britain,Location:Region=Europe,Content:Type=News World

    VIDEO: No way out for stranded Ramadi refugees

    Hundreds of Ramadi residents are stranded in the desert as others wait for permission to enter the Shi'ite town of Mussayab after fleeing IS attacks in their hometown. Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=ramadi,Keyword:Detail=refugees,Keyword:Detail=iraq,Keyword:Detail=islamic state

    VIDEO: At least five killed in suicide blast outside Afghan Justice Ministry

    A car bomb exploded in the parking lot of Afghanistan's Ministry of Justice Tuesday, killing at least five people and wounding dozens. Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=afghanistan,Keyword:Detail=ministry of justice,Keyword:Detail=car bomb,Keyword:Detail=suicide attack

    VIDEO: Amateur video captures home swept away in Chile flood water

    Video catches moment rushing flood water sweeps a home in Chile away after area is pounded by torrential rain storm. Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=chile,Keyword:Detail=flood,Keyword:Detail=rain,Keyword:Detail=storm,Keyword:Detail=los lagos,Keyword:Detail=queche river

    VIDEO: Burundi police clash with protesters in ongoing unrest

    Burundi police fire tear gas and beat protesters marching in Bujumbura to get President Pierre Nkurunziza to pull out of the presidential race. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Africa,Keyword:Detail=burundi,Keyword:Detail=bujumbura,Keyword:Detail=pierre nkurunziza,Keyword:Detail=president

    VIDEO: UK deflation for first time in 55 years

    Britain's annual rate of consumer price inflation has fallen below zero for the first time since the 1960s. Euro zone prices were flat, ending a four month run of falls. Content:Type=News Business,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=britain,Keyword:Detail=consumer price,Keyword:Detail=inflation,Keyword:Detail=bank of england,Keyword:Detail=mark carney

    VIDEO: New auto recalls; Dow hits record again

    Automakers may face the biggest recall in auto history after US regulators said Takata's defective air bags are in nearly 34 million vehicles. On Wall Street, the Dow closed at a new record high. Content:Type=News Business,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=wall street,Keyword:Detail=dow,Keyword:Detail=s&p,Keyword:Detail=takata,Keyword:Detail=air bags,Keyword:Detail=defective,Keyword:Detail=recall

    VIDEO: Taiwanese man creates full body replica of Iron Man suit

    A Taiwanese man creates a functional, full-body replica of Tony Stark's suit from the hit comic book and movie series Iron Man. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Asia,Keyword:Detail=taiwan,Keyword:Detail=full body suit,Keyword:Detail=iron man

    VIDEO: Brazilian wheelchair choreography pushes boundaries

    Joint disabled and non-disabled Brazilian dance group shows off daring wheelchair choreography. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Keyword:Detail=brazil,Keyword:Detail=wheelchair,Keyword:Detail=choreography,Keyword:Detail=dance

    VIDEO: Singer Vance Joy links up with Taylor Swift for her "1989" tour

    Australian native Vance Joy, who is set to open Taylor Swift's "1989" concerts during the North American leg of her tour, talks about his collaboration with the American singer. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Americas,Content:Category=Music,Keyword:Detail=vance joy,Keyword:Detail=taylor swift,Keyword:Detail=1989,Keyword:Detail=concerts,Keyword:Detail=tour,Keyword:Detail=australian

    VIDEO: Emily Blunt calls Cannes flat shoe claim 'very disappointing'

    Cannes is abuzz with controversy over a claim women were turned away from a red carpet screening for wearing flat shoes instead of heels; actress Emily Blunt weights in on the debate, calling the report "very disappointing". Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=cannes film festival,Keyword:Detail=emily blunt,Keyword:Detail=high heels,Keyword:Detail=flats

    VIDEO: Dwayne Johnson gets immortalised in cement

    Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson places his hands and feet in cement at Hollywood's historic TCL Chinese Theatre. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Keyword:Detail=hollywood,Keyword:Detail=dwayne johnson,Keyword:Detail=the rock,Location:Region=Americas

    VIDEO: News In A Minute: Tuesday, May 19

    Sports Hub unveils new turf for National Stadium; Sun Ho takes the stand for the first time; man whose hand was stuck in toilet drainage will pay for repairs. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=national stadium,Keyword:Detail=turf,Keyword:Detail=field,Keyword:Detail=sun ho,Keyword:Detail=city harvest church,Keyword:Detail=chc,Keyword:Detail=trial,Keyword:Detail=kong hee

    VIDEO: Thitu - Island of hope

    As China wields its powerful muscles just 24km away, Thitu's 100 Filipino inhabitants fear their tranquil time on the island might be running out. Keyword:Detail=china,Keyword:Detail=disputed islands,Keyword:Detail=thitu,Keyword:Detail=philippines,Location:Region=SE Asia,Content:Type=News World

    VIDEO: Female activists prepare to march for Korean reconciliation

    A international group of women plans to march across Korean DMZ to call for peace on the divided peninsula. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Asia,Keyword:Detail=north korea,Keyword:Detail=dmz,Keyword:Detail=demilitarised zone,Keyword:Detail=south korea

    VIDEO: Ex-Thai PM in court for negligence trial

    Ousted Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra arrives at court to face negligence charges. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=SE Asia,Keyword:Detail=thailand,Keyword:Detail=yingluck shinawatra,Keyword:Detail=prime minister,Keyword:Detail=negligence,Keyword:Detail=trial

    VIDEO: Obama joins Twitter, sends his first tweet

    President Barack Obama starts his own Twitter account, quickly amassing tens of thousands of followers. Content:Type=News World,Keyword:Detail=united states,Keyword:Detail=president,Keyword:Detail=barack obama,Keyword:Detail=twitter,Keyword:Detail=account,Keyword:Detail=tweet

    VIDEO: Queen Elizabeth visits the Chelsea Flower Show

    Britain's Queen Elizabeth is one of the first people to visit the Chelsea Flower Show in London. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=britain,Keyword:Detail=quessn elizabeth,Keyword:Detail=chelsea flower show,Keyword:Detail=london,Keyword:Detail=garden,Keyword:Detail=prince harry,Keyword:Detail=royal horticultural society

    VIDEO: Colbert jokes about Tumblr black dress, new job at Wake Forest

    Talk show host Stephen Colbert addresses graduates of Wake Forest University in North Carolina. Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=stephen colbert,Keyword:Detail=wake forest university,Keyword:Detail=north carolina,Keyword:Detail=commencement speech,Keyword:Detail=late show,Keyword:Detail=david letterman