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Trump, daughter Ivanka meet with Al Gore in NYC

NEW YORK, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- President-elect Donald Trump and his daughter, Ivanka Trump, met with Al Gore on Monday to discuss climate change in...

New York City mayor to request $35M for Donald Trump security

NEW YORK, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- New York Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday said he will request $35 million -- nearly $500,000 a day -- from the federal...

Mexico seizes more than $12M from ex-governor accused of corruption

MEXICO CITY, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Mexicos Veracruz state said police raided a property belonging to former Gov. Javier Duarte and recovered millions...

N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory concedes election despite continued questions

RALEIGH, N.C., Dec. 5 (UPI) -- North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory on Monday conceded defeat in the states gubernatorial election nearly a month after...

Japan exploring use of artificial intelligence for nations parliament

TOKYO, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Japans advancements in artificial intelligence could soon have an impact on everyday government operations. Tokyo is...

Brazilians protest bill they say weakened anti-corruption probe

BRASILIA, Brazil, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Thousands of Brazilians marched nationwide to reject a lower house vote which they say weakened an...


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LSUs Leonard Fournette to enter NFL Draft

NEW ORLEANS, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Things didnt "go as planned" for running back Leonard Fournette at LSU. Now Fournette should plan for a more posh...

Los Angeles Dodgers lockup LHP Rich Hill for $48 million

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Rich Hill finally emphasized the meaning of his first name Monday, when he re-signed a lucrative deal with the Los...

San Francisco Giants sign closer Mark Melancon

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Mark Melancon switched bullpens Monday when he agreed to a deal with the San Francisco Giants. The right-handed...

Fantasy Football: WR Jordan Matthews out against Cincinnati Bengals

CINCINNATI, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Philadelphia Eagles fans wont be cheering on wide receiver Jordan Matthews Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals. ...

Technology News

General Dynamics to christen U.S. Navys Colorado submarine

General Dynamics will christen the USS Colorado, the U.S. Navys newest Virginia-class submarine, during a ceremony on Saturday. Company...

Cold plasma kills the stench of greasy spoons

Frying potatoes in vats of hot oil is smelly. Commercial kitchen hoods, complete with smell-killing chemicals, are the main reason burger joints...

Scientists unveil first water-wave laser

Scientists in Israel have developed the worlds first "water-wave laser," proof light and water waves can combine to generate laser radiation. ...

With new polymer, you can carry hydrogen in your pocket

Want to carry hydrogen in your pocket? The latest invention out of Waseda University makes it possible. A team of researchers in Japan have...

Entertainment News

39th annual Kennedy Center Honors

Sundays 39th Annual Kennedy Center Honors recognized Al Pacino, James Taylor, Mavis Staples, Martha Argerich, and the Eagles {link:for their...

Liberal Celebrities

The stereotype is that Hollywood is a liberal bastion, and while thats not 100 percent true, these celebrities political stances fit into that...

The Best of the Toronto International Film Festival

The world premiere of Demolition at Roy Thomson Hall on opening night of the Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada on September...

FROM STAGE RIGHT: A list of conservative celebrities

Hollywood is frequently labeled as a hotbed of liberalism, but there are plenty or famous people from the other side of the political spectrum....

Business News

Apple reveals plans for self-driving car

CUPERTINO, Calif., Dec. 4 (UPI) -- For the first time, Apple has revealed plans to develop a self-driving car. The computer company, which has...

Government authorities take down Avalanche global crimeware network

WASHINGTON, Dec. 3 (UPI) -- A global crimeware network known as "Avalanche" was dismantled by United States and European authorities following a...

American Airlines flight attendants demand new uniform recall

FORT WORTH, Texas, Dec. 3 (UPI) -- American Airlines flight attendants are demanding a "full recall" of their new uniforms after some 1,600...

Walmart agrees to $7.5 million settlement in same-sex spouse discrimination suit

WASHINGTON, Dec. 3 (UPI) -- Walmart announced a settlement in a lawsuit accusing the company of denying same-sex spouses health insurance...

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Samsonites Stylish New Luggage Design Makes Travel Easier

Holiday travel can be stressful, but this year Samsonite is here to help with first-ever technology and design in their STRYDE Glider series...