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Amnesty International: Ferguson police commited human rights abuses

FERGUSON, Mo., Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Amnesty International released a report Friday detailing a host of human rights violations committed by law...

Police confirm remains found are Hannah Graham

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Police in Albermarle County confirmed Friday remains found last week are those of missing University of...

Plane grounded after passenger causes Ebola scare

COLUMBIA, S.C., Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Medical personnel met with a plane in Columbia, South Carolina in response to an Ebola scare when a passenger got...

Pentagon: North Korea can probably build a rocket-mounted nuclear warhead

WASHINGTON, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- North Korea is believed to have developed the technology to rocket-mount miniaturized nuclear weapons, according to a...

Ukraine intel service foils plot ahead of parliamentary elections

KIEV, Ukraine, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Ukraines intelligence and law enforcement agencies have stopped a plot to disrupt Sundays parliamentary elections....

Hillary Clinton: I love Elizabeth Warren

BOSTON, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Appearing together to boost struggling Democratic nominee for governor of Massachusetts Martha Coakley, Hillary Clinton...


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Darrelle Revis sent home by Bill Belichick for being late to practice

FOXBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 24 (UPI) -- New England Patriots Coach Bill Belichick sent his cornerback Darrelle Revis home after he showed up late to...

Andrew Hawkins jokingly kicks out 2-year-old son after learning hes not his favorite player

CLEVELAND, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Cleveland Browns wide receiver Andrew Hawkins made the tough choice to kick his 2-year-old son out of the house after...

WATCH: Eric Bledsoe shakes Clippers guard all the way off the court

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Phoenix Suns Eric Bledsoe shook L.A. Clippers guard Jared Cunningham from the three point line all the way off the...

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...

Technology News

Pentagon: North Korea can probably build a nuclear warhead

North Korea is believed to have developed the technology to rocket-mount miniaturized nuclear weapons, according to a top military official. ...

New microscope allows scientists to see world like never before

A team of more than 30 scientists -- including Eric Betzig, who just won the Nobel Prize for his work in microscopy -- have developed a...

RAZAR zoom scope developed for military assault rifles

A fast and accurate zoom scope for use on military rifles has been developed by Sandia National Laboratories and its optical engineers. The...

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...

Entertainment News

Wax figures of Queen Elizabeth and family

Wax figures of Prince Harry, Queen Elizabeth and Prince William seen here along with Duchess Kate Middleton are unveiled together for media and...

Low Down premiere in Los Angeles

A look at the life of pianist Joe Albany from the perspective of his young daughter, as she watches him contend with his drug addiction during the...

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.

Business News

Throwback Thursday: Facebook launches old-school Rooms app

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- For the generation that came of age on computers in the 1990s and early 2000s, Facebooks new "Rooms" app will feel...

Tesco chairman steps down after overstating profits

LONDON, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Tesco chairman Richard Broadbent announced his resignation Thursday amid the discovery that the British grocery chain had...

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...

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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...