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Suicide bomber kills dozens at Afghanistan bank

JALALABAD, Afghanistan, April 18 (UPI) -- A suicide bomber killed at least 33 people including children in an early morning attack outside a bank....

Three dead in drug cartel gunfight, riot in Mexican border city

REYNOSA, Mexico, April 18 (UPI) -- A gun battle and rioting erupted as Mexican police were attempting to arrest an alleged drug cartel leader,...

UPI Almanac for Saturday, April 18, 2015

Today is Saturday, April 18, the 108th day of 2015 with 257 to follow. The moon is new. Morning stars are Neptune, Uranus and Saturn. Evening...

Five men arrested in Australia for terror plot on vets day

MELBOURNE, April 18 (UPI) -- Five men were arrested in Australia Saturday for allegedly plotting to launch a terror attack for the nations...

Gunman, victims identified in Phoenix quadruple murder-suicide

PHOENIX, April 17 (UPI) -- A dispute among family members who owned a limousine service in Phoenix escalated into a violent confrontation and...

Parents of boy killed in Boston bombing dont want Tsarnaev executed

BOSTON, April 17 (UPI) -- The parents of an 8-year-old boy who was killed at the 2013 Boston Marathon, when one of two pressure cooker bombs...


Sport News

Oklahoma City Thunder players behind Brooks as seat smolders

OKLAHOMA CITY, April 17 (UPI) -- With three of its star players missing a combined 88 games, a trio that averaged nearly 65 percent of its points...

Matt Kenseths son to join dad at Joe Gibbs Racing

CHICAGO, April 17 (UPI) -- The 21-year-old son on {link:Matt Kenseth:...

Hawkins fast feet torching cyberspace

CLEVELAND, April 17 (UPI) -- The Cleveland Browns have a new look this year, but it wasnt garb grabbing the internets attention this Thursday. ...

Could Oakland Raiders snag Peterson?

OAKLAND, Calif., April 17 (UPI) -- Hes approaching the age of running back extinction and carrying an anvil weighted salary, still several teams...

Technology News

Disney develops layered fabric 3-D printer

Most plastic is pretty hard -- not ideal for making soft, squeezable toys and playthings for little ones. New technology from Disney aims to...

New order for Selex ES search-and-rescue radars

Search-and-rescue radar for special mission jets of Cobham Aviation Services in Australia have been ordered from Britains Selex ES, the company...

Why astronomers hate the lawn-mowing Roomba

Astronomers may have formed secret alliance with the lawn care industry. What else can explain the anger of star-watching scientists over iRobots...

Sagem, Exensor developing battlefield sensor system

An intelligence gathering system based on remote battlefield sensors is being jointly developed by Sagem of France and Swedens Exensor. The...

Entertainment News

The Adderall Diaries premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival

Photos from the premiere of The Adderall Diaries at the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival in New York City on April 16, 2015.

Avengers: Age of Ultron premiere in Seoul

Avengers stars Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Korean actress Claudia Kim, and director James Spader attend a press conference for...

The Water Diviner premiere in Los Angeles

Photos from the premiere of the motion picture war drama "The Water Diviner" at the TCL Chinese Theatre in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on...

Live From New York! premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival

Photos from the red carpet at the Opening Night premiere of Live From New York! at the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival at the Beacon Theatre in New...

Business News

Skeptics suspicious of sudden Walmart closures, claims of plumbing issues

LOS ANGELES, April 18 (UPI) -- Multiple Walmart stores across the United States caught employees and customers off-guard this week when the...

Time Warner Cable: No indication DOJ will block Comcast merger

PHILADELPHIA, April 17 (UPI) -- Time Warner Cable said theyve received no indication the U.S. Justice Department will block a proposed merger...

Bloomberg terminals go down, disrupting trading

NEW YORK, April 17 (UPI) -- Bloomberg terminals went dark Friday morning, causing financial chaos and a delay in a U.K. debt buyback of £3...

Smores Frappucino sold at Starbucks

SEATTLE, April 17 (UPI) -- Starbucks is now selling a smores Frappucino so people can sip on the chocolate treat on summer nights around a...

Travel News

VIDEO: A Visit to Law Estate Wines, Paso Robles

Law Family Vineyard is centrally located between San Francisco and Los Angeles, along California’s Central Coast, directly west of Paso Robles,...