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S. Korea sees trouble ahead: a low birthrate

SEOUL, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- South Koreas future includes a smaller and older population because of one of the worlds lowest birthrates and no...

Rep. Don Young says government assistance created Alaskas suicide problem

WASILLA, Wash., Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Alaska Rep. Don Young is doubling down on his controversial remarks about suicide, elaborating by saying...

Pat Robertson: You can get AIDS from towels

NEW YORK, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Pat Robertson gave claimed that people can contract HIV by sharing towels, leading CNNs Anderson Cooper to slam him for...

Bench warrant issued for Jesse Matthew in 2005 rape case

FAIRFAX, Va., Oct. 23 (UPI) -- A Fairfax, Va., judge has issued a bench warrant for Hannah Graham suspect Jesse Matthew in connection with a 2005...

Sex club scandal shakes Japanese government

TOKYO, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Japans shaky government, hit by resignations and scandals this week, now must explain a visit to a sex club funded by a...

NATO intercepts Russian spy plane

TALLIN, Estonia, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Estonia called the Russian ambassador after NATO intercepted a Russian spy plane over the Baltic after it...


Sport News

NHL postpones Ottawa Senators game after parliament shootings

OTTAWA, Oct. 22 (UPI) -- The NHL postponed Wednesdays Ottawa Senators game after gunmen attacked the Canadian parliament, killing one. In...

Erin Andrews has awkward interview with SF Giants Hunter Pence

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 22 (UPI) -- Fox Sports Erin Andrews had an award interview with San Francisco Giants Hunter Pence after Game 1 of the World...

Michael Sam cut from the Dallas Cowboys

DALLAS, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Defensive end Michael Sam, the first openly gay player in the NFL, has been cut from the Dallas Cowboys, the team...

Jameis Winston expected to declare for the 2015 NFL Draft

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Oct. 21 (UPI) -- A new report claims FSU quarterback and Heisman trophy winner Jameis Winston is going leave FSU football...

Technology News

Cyber-security center launched in Wales

A new cyber-security center has been officially launched in Britain by Alert Logic for its expanding European customer base. The European...

USAF looks at commercial satellite control networks

The U.S. Air Force has picked Intelsat General Corp. to study the use of commercial satellite control network capabilities for government...

Tesla sales officially banned by Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder signed into law Tuesday a bill banning direct manufacturer auto-sales, effectively criminalizing electric car company...

Estonia opens digital border with e-residency

Estonia will offer "e-residency," an electronic presence in the country for financial and business transactions without actually being there. ...

Entertainment News

John Wick premiere in Los Angeles

In the thriller "John Wick", an ex-hitman comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him.

White Bird in a Blizzard premiere

The premiere of the film "White Bird in a Blizzard" at the Arclight Theatre.

American Cinematheque honors Matthew McConaughey

The 28th American Cinematheque benefit and dinner honoring Matthew McConaughey.

ASPCA Celebrate Pet Adoption

The celebratory event is a culmination of the ASPCA Mega Match-A-Thon adoption weekend taking place October 17-19 at shelters nationwide where...

Business News

Maker of Camel cigarettes bans smoking in workplace

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Oct. 22 (UPI) -- Reynolds American Inc., the maker of Camel cigarettes, announced it is banning smoking inside its facilities...

Little girls drop F-bombs for feminism in new FCKH8 video

WASHINGTON, Oct. 22 (UPI) -- Whats more offensive: "A little girl saying fuck or the fucking unequal and sexist way society treats girls and...

Warren Buffett loses $2 billion in 2 days on investments

NEW YORK, Oct. 22 (UPI) -- Warren Buffett lost over $2 billion after Berkshire Hathaway saw its holding in Coke and IBM drop. He lost $1 billion...

CNN absent from the Dish Network lineup

ATLANTA, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- CNN and other Turner-owned cable channels have disappeared from the Dish Network after a contractual dispute between the...

Travel News

XV Beacon in Boston Recognized as the #1 Hotel in the US

Condé Nast Traveler announced today the results of its 27th annual Readers Choice Awards, recognizing Bostons own XV Beacon as #1 in the 25 Best...