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State rests in Michael Dunn case

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 30 (UPI) -- The prosecution in the murder retrial of Michael Dunn -- the man who police said killed unarmed teen Jordan...

Male Philly police officer allegedly assaults female partner

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- A police officer with the Philadelphia Police Department is on desk duty after allegedly assaulting his female...

White House intruder ran through much of main floor

WASHINGTON, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- The man who jumped the White House fence and made it into the entrance of the executive mansion managed to run...

Supreme Court delays early voting in Ohio

WASHINGTON, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- The U.S. Supreme Court, voting along party lines, delayed early voting in Ohio in a decision Monday that reversed a...

Ben Bradlee, Washington Post editor during Watergate, getting hospice care

WASHINGTON, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Legendary Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee is in hospice care as his Alzheimers has progressed, his wife, Sally...

Japanese PM Abe and Emperor Akihito convene Extraordinary Diet session

TOKYO, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe delivered a policy speech to an extraordinary National Diet session on Monday. The...


Sport News

Phil Mickelson disses Tom Watson after Ryder Cup loss

PERTHSHIRE, Scotland, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Ten-year Ryder Cup veteran Phil Mickelson had choice words for U.S. captain Tom Watson at the post Cup...

Ohio State strength coach body slams fan who runs on field

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Ohio State assistant strength and conditioning coach Anthony Schlegel body slammed a fan who ran onto the field...

Kansas Jayhawks fire coach Charlie Weis after loss to Texas

LAWRENCE, Kan., Sept. 29 (UPI) -- University of Kansas Jayhawks head coach Charlie Weis was fired after Saturdays 23-0 loss to Texas in the third...

UPI Sports Results for September 27, 2014

WASHINGTON, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Baseball MLB National League Cincinnati Reds 10, Pittsburgh Pirates 6 (10th inning) San Francisco Giants 3, San...

Technology News

Airbus S&D and UAE engineers demo Zephyr unmanned aerial vehicle

The solar-powered Zephyr unmanned aerial vehicle flew higher than 61,000 feet above the United Arab Emirates in a day/night test. Airbus Defense...

Solar power could become lead energy source with the right planning

Policymakers and investors alike need a clear road map to capitalize on the true potential of solar energy, the Paris-based International Energy...

Watch: Robot Murata Cheerleaders perform in unison

A Japanese firm is showing off its group-control technology with a team of robot "cheerleaders" who roll atop balls and perform a synchronized...

Yelena Serova becomes first Russian woman aboard space station

The International Space Station welcomed its first female cosmonaut yesterday. Russian Yelena Serova arrived along with two colleagues after a...

Entertainment News

In Photos: Sophia Loren

Sophia Loren, Italian actress and legendary star of the silver screen, celebrates her 80th birthday today on September 22, 2014.

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.

Business News

Yahoo is finally shutting down its directory

Many people dont realize that Yahoo started as a directory, which is simply a list of websites separated by category for users to find their way...

Hipsternomics: Urban Outfitters claims its No. 1 seller of vinyl

NEW YORK, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Urban Outfitters is bringing vintage music back as the number one seller of vinyl, claimed the companys Chief...

Study: iOS 8 crashes 78 percent more often than iOS 7

CUPERTINO, Calif., Sept. 24 (UPI) -- A new study from Crittercism, a mobile apps performance management company, shows the latest software update...

Walmart introduces checking account service

NEW YORK, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Retail giant Walmart is teaming up with prepaid payment card merchant Green Dot to sell low-cost, easy-approval...

Travel News

Ultimate Tequila Tour Offered by Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita

Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita, an award-winning beachfront oasis tucked into the lush landscape of the Riviera Nayarit, is bringing guests a...