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Korean War vet decorated 61 years after captivity

TACOMA, Wash., Sept. 21 (UPI) -- A U.S. Army veteran who served in the European Front of World War II and spent time as a prisoner of war in Korea...

National Guard creates ocean reefs with unused vehicles

BEAUFORT, S.C., Sept. 21 (UPI) -- The South Carolina Army National Guard reports that it dropped 36 military vehicles into waters off the Atlantic...

Snowden reveals connection between NSA and Israels spying on Palestinians

JERUSALEM, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- The "refusniks," a group of dissenting spies from Israels Unit 8200 agency, spoke out against Israels spying on...

Climate change march attracts hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers and others

NEW YORK, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, former Vice President Al Gore,...

40 Islamic State fighters killed in U.S. air strike

MOSUL, Iraq, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- A U.S. air strike on a training camp killed 40 fighters of the self-proclaimed Islamic State Thursday, a day before...

Climate change march attracts thousands of New Yorkers

NEW YORK, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, former Vice President Al Gore,...


Sport News

Former Titans kicker dies in car crash

NASHVILLE, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- The former kicker for the Tennessee Titans, Rob Bironas, died Saturday night after a single-car accident in...

UPI Sports Results for September 20, 2014

WASHINGTON, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Baseball MLB National League Chicago Cubs 8, Los Angeles Dodgers 7 Philadelphia Phillies 3, Oakland Athletics 0...

UPI Sports Schedule for Sunday, September 21

WASHINGTON, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- (All times Eastern) Football NFL San Diego Charges at Buffalo Bills, 1 p.m. Baltimore Ravens at Cleveland Browns, 1...

UPI Sports Schedule for Saturday, September 20

WASHINGTON, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- (All times Eastern) Football NFL San Diego Charges at Buffalo Bills, 1 p.m. Baltimore Ravens at Cleveland Browns, 1...

Technology News

NASA to get citizens involved in Mars exploration

NASA is hosting an exhibit at the World Maker Faire in New York, and they announced Saturday they have launched a new website called NASA Solve...

United Launch Alliance helps fund development of new rocket engine

Development of a rocket engine by Blue Origin is to be jointly funded by United Launch Alliance, producer of the Atlas and Delta rocket systems. ...

MIT researchers developing tight-fitting space suits of the future

The next generation of space suits look less Apollo 11 and a lot more Apolo Ohno, less Michelin Man and more Silver Surfer -- that is, out with...

Boeing set to build spacecraft for NASA manned missions

A new passenger-carrying spacecraft is to be built for NASA as part of the agencys plan to resume U.S.-based flights to space by 2017. Boeing...

Entertainment News

2014: The Year in Fashion

Fashion that defined the runways and red carpets of 2014.

This is where I leave you premiere

When their father passes away, four grown siblings are forced to return to their childhood home and live under the same roof together for a week,...

Miss America 2015 competition

Miss New York Kira Kazantsev wins the Miss America 2015 Competition in Atlantic City, NJ.

Magic in the Moonlight premiere in Paris

The French premiere of the film "Magic in the Moonlight" in Paris.

Business News

GM recalls 221,000 Cadillacs and Impalas

DETROIT, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- General Motors is recalling 221,000 Cadillac XTS and Chevrolet Impala cars after a problem with the electronic parking...

China fines GlaxoSmithKline $487 million for bribery

CHANGSA, China, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- The British pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline was fined $487 million Friday after a bribery conviction in...

Home Depot says 56M credit, debit cards compromised

ATLANTA, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- The Home Depot now estimates around 56 million credit and debit cards were stolen in a data breach. That makes this...

Larry Ellison to step down as CEO of Oracle

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Larry Ellison announced Thursday he will step down as CEO of Oracle Corp. after being in the top spot for 37...

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