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What accounts for Russian President Vladimir Putins popularity?

WASHINGTON, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- An expected 100 million Americans and probably an equal or greater number of overseas viewers will be watching the...

Third Mexican Catholic Priest found shot dead in a week

SONORA, Mexico, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- A Roman Catholic priest has been found shot dead in western Mexico, the third such killing in a week,...

1 dead, three wounded in University of Illinois shooting

CHAMPAIGN, Ill., Sept. 26 (UPI) -- Shootings near the University of Illinois in Champaign have left one person dead and four others wounded, early...

UPI Almanac for Monday, Sept. 26, 2016

Today is Monday, Sept. 26, the 270th day of 2016 with 96 to follow. The moon is waning. Morning stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus and Venus....

Chinese planes fly just off Okinawa, scramble Japanese defense forces

TOKYO, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- As many as eight Chinese military planes repeatedly flew near the island of Okinawa, Japan on Sunday, scrambling Japans...

Police rescue missing teen after finding three bodies

FULLERTON, Calif., Sept. 25 (UPI) -- A teenage girl has been found by police in Southern California a day after three bodies were found in her...


Sport News

Miami Marlins devastated after Jose Fernandez killed in boating accident

MIAMI, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Miami Marlins 24-year-old ace pitcher, Jose Fernandez, was killed early Sunday in a boating accident along with two close...

Marlins Marlins devastated after Jose Fernandez killed in boating accident

MIAMI, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Miami Marlins 24-year-old ace pitcher, Jose Fernandez, was killed early Sunday in a boating accident along with two close...

Fantasy Football: Seattle Seahawks Thomas Rawls ruled OUT vs. San Francisco 49ers

SEATTLE, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Christine Michael will have another chance to impress Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll Sunday against the San...

Fantasy Football: Buffalo Bills Sammy Watkins ruled OUT vs. Arizona Cardinals

BUFFALO, N.Y., Sept. 25 (UPI) -- If you own Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins, it could be good news that the team is benching him Sunday....

Technology News

Explosion that destroyed Falcon rocket, Facebook satellite possibly due to gas tank breach

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket that exploded on the launch pad earlier this month and destroyed a valuable satellite may have resulted from a leak in...

Yahoo! confirms state-sponsored data breach tied to half-billion accounts

Internet giant Yahoo! on Thursday acknowledged a massive security breach involving at least 500 million of its users accounts stemming from a...

Hospital hires robot to patrol emergency room parking lot

A California hospital unveiled the newest member of its security staff -- a robot charged with patrolling the emergency room parking lot. ...

Northrop delivers sonar upgrade kits to U.S. Navy

The first of three lots of mine-hunting AQS-24B sonar upgrade kits have been delivered by Northrop Grumman to the U.S. Navys Naval Surface...

Entertainment News

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....

Conservative Celebrities

Hollywood isnt filled with just liberals, actor/director Clint Eastwood told Republicans gathered at their 2012 National Convention in Tampa, FL....

Business News

Singapore music start up buys 49 percent of Rolling Stone Magazine

NEW YORK, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Rolling Stone Magazine founder and publisher Jann Wenner is selling 49 percent share of his iconic magazine to a...

Former Wells Fargo employees sue for mistreatment, fraudulent job requirements

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- With a class action suit already filed in federal court on behalf of customers defrauded by Wells Fargo, more is...

Snapchat introduces Spectacles glasses with video camera

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Snapchat announced it is changing its name to Snap, Inc., Friday, to reflect business plans beyond its core app,...

Goldman Sachs to cut 25 percent Asia investment bank jobs

NEW YORK, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Goldman Sachs plans to lay off about a quarter of the investment bankers in its Asian workforce, according to an...

Travel News

Tea Time Returns in December at The Hay-Adams

This winter the award-winning Hay-Adams, located steps away from the White House at 800 16th Street, NW, announces the return of its holiday tea...