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Tropical Storm Dolly expected to make landfall on Mexican coast

MIAMI, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Tropical Storm Dolly is expected to make landfall along the eastern Gulf Coast of Mexico on Tuesday, dumping rain and...

Deliberations begin in former Va. Gov. McDonnells trial

RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Jurors began weighing evidence Tuesday against former Virginia Gov. Robert McDonnell and his wife, who allegedly...

Viral video shows elderly woman with Alzheimers remember her daughter

ATLANTA, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- A video showing an elderly Alzheimers patients brief moment of clarity with her daughter is inspiring viewers around the...

Judge: Four doctors can continue to perform abortions in La. for now

BATON ROUGE, La., Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Four doctors can continue to perform abortions in Louisiana while their challenge to a law requiring hospital...

CEO seen kicking friends puppy in elevator resigns

STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Centerplate CEO Desmond Hague resigned Tuesday after he was caught on an elevator surveillance video kicking his...

Venezuelas Socialist Party unveils new prayer Our Chavez who art in heaven

CARACAS, Venezuela, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Venezuelas Socialist Party PSUV (Socialist Party United for Venezuela) unveiled a new version of the Lords...


Sport News

Rams rookie got a face tattoo to intentionally keep himself from working anywhere but the NFL

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- St Louis Rams rookie defensive lineman Ethan Westbrooks has a unique motivational tool to keep him focused on his...

Jon Bon Jovi cut from group bidding for the Buffalo Bills

NEW YORK, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Rocker Jon Bon Jovi was cut from the group of Toronto-based sports team owners planning to buy the Buffalo Bills...

UPI Sports Results for August 30, 2014

WASHINGTON, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Baseball MLB National League Chicago Cubs 5, St. Louis Cardinals 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 3, Cincinnati Reds 2...

UPI Sports Schedule for Sunday, August 31

WASHINGTON, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- (All times Eastern) Baseball MLB National League Philadelphia Phillies at New York Mets, 1:10 p.m. Cincinnati Reds at...

Technology News

British government contract for QinetiQ

British defense technology company QinetiQ is establishing a containerized experiment facility for sensor technology to help defeat small boat...

Apple planning to launch mobile wallet

Apple is in talks with Visa, MasterCard and American Express to launch the iPhone mobile wallet, a feature expected to be announced along with...

Lockheed Martin partners with Australian firm for space debris monitoring

A facility for tracking space debris is to be developed by Lockheed Martin and Australias Electro Optic Systems Pty Ltd. The facility will be...

Kaspersky Lab trains City of London Police; NZ Police join crime research group

Two major law enforcement agencies have separately taken steps to help combat cybercrime and enhance crime-prevention methodology. In Britain,...

Entertainment News

2014: Pregnant Celebrities

A growing list of celebrities are adding new members to their families in 2014.

The 71st Venice Film Festival

Highlights from the 71st Venice Film Festival in Venice.

Ariana Grande performs on the Today Show

Ariana Grande performs on the NBC Today Show at Rockefeller Center in New York City.

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt through the years

Oscar winners Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt secretly wed in France, August of 2014. The star couple, affectionately referred to by fans as...

Business News

Frankfurt court bans Uber nationwide

FRANKFURT, Germany, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- A court in Frankfurt has temporarily banned ride-sharing service Uber from operating in Germany, said a...

Frederick J. Ryan Jr. named as new publisher for Washington Post

WASHINGTON, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- The Washington Post announced Tuesday they will be replacing Katharine Weymouth and naming Frederick J. Ryan Jr. as...

Apple in talks to launch iPhone wallet

CUPERTINO, Calif., Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Apple is in talks with Visa, MasterCard and American Express to launch the iPhone mobile wallet, a feature...

Frankfurt court bans Uber in Germany

FRANKFURT, Germany, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- A court in Frankfurt has temporarily banned ride-sharing service Uber from operating in Germany, said a...

Travel News

Is this the Luckiest Guy in the World?

An interview with TCS Expeditions leader, Richard Butler, who has led private jet trips on all seven continents and traveled to more than 125...