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Obamas attend wedding of personal chef

POCANTICO HILLS, N.Y., Aug. 30 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama and the kids got all dressed up Saturday to attend...

Corvette Museum plans to fill in sinkhole

BOWLING GREEN, Ky., Aug. 30 (UPI) -- A sinkhole that swallowed up eight vehicles at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Ky., will be...

Pakistan PM Nawaz in hiding, death toll reaches 11

ISLAMABAD, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- UPDATE: 7:24 p.m. EDT: Ammar Turabi reports clashes between police and protesters in Islamabad have left at least 11...

Protesters march on Pakistan PM Nawazs house

ISLAMABAD, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- Anti-government protesters armed with wire cutters and led by politicians Imran Khan and Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri...

Boy being treated for brain tumor taken from hospital

SOUTHAMPTON, England, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- British police believe the parents of a 5-year-old boy hospitalized for treatment of a brain tumor may be...

Suicide attack at Afghan spy agency kills six

JALALABAD, Afghanistan, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- Taliban militants attacked a spy agency in easter Afghanistan on Saturday, killing six people and...


Sport News

Northwestern loses to UC Berkley, first game since union OK

EVANSTON, Ill., Aug. 30 (UPI) -- The Northwestern football team is going to have to do a little better than this if they want to prove they should...

Michael Sam, first openly gay player drafted in NFL, cut by Rams

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- The St. Louis Rams on Saturday cut Michael Sam — the first openly gay player drafted in the NFL — from the regular...

UPI Sports Schedule for Saturday, August 30

WASHINGTON, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- (All times Eastern) Baseball MLB National League Chicago Cubs at St. Louis Cardinals, 2:15 p.m. Cincinnati Reds at...

UPI Sports Results for August 29, 2014

WASHINGTON, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- Baseball MLB National League Pittsburgh Pirates 2, Cincinnati Reds 1 New York Mets 4, Philadelphia Phillies 1 Atlanta...

Technology News

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,...

Satellite used to control unmanned aerial vehicle

A solar-powered unmanned aerial system from Airbus Defense and Space has been flown for more than 11 days non-stop. The test of the Zephyr 7...

High-tech cooler breaks Kickstarter record

A Kickstarter for a "portable party" cooler now holds the record for the highest-grossing campaign on the crowd-funding site, ever. The Coolest...

Entertainment News

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...

Celebrity short hairstyles

A growing list of Celebrities are making a bold statement on the red carpet with short cropped looks.

2014: Emmys: Backstage

Presenters and award winners appear backstage at the 66th Prime Time Emmy awards

Business News

Hersheys new logo launched, compared to emoji poop

HERSHEY, Pa., Aug. 29 (UPI) -- The Hershey Company unveiled a new corporate branding and redesigned logo Friday, describing the new look as...

The Home of the Whopper to keep headquarters in U.S.

MIAMI, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- Those employed by Burger Kings headquarters in Miami are breathing easier. The company said it wont be moving out of Miami...

Google completes first phase of testing drone delivery system

WASHINGTON, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- What do Amazon, Dominos Pizza and now Google all have in common? Theyre all testing drones as a potential deliver...

Abercrombie & Fitch axes logos after years of declining sales and bad press

NEW YORK, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- Apparel maker Abercrombie & Fitch will no longer market their clothing using the hook of the brands famous logo, as...

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...