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5 die in West Bank clashes protesting Gaza conflict

JERUSALEM, July 25 (UPI) -- A "day of rage" Friday in the West Bank regarding the conflict between Gaza and Israel resulted in the deaths of five...

DNA clears Dallas man of 1990 rape of teenager

DALLAS, July 25 (UPI) -- A Dallas man who never requested DNA testing has been cleared by DNA of raping a 16-year-old girl in 1990, prosecutors...

Wanted Maryland man arrested after taunting police on Facebook

BALTIMORE, July 25 (UPI) -- A Florida man wanted for violating probation is behind bars after taunting local police in the comments section of his...

War College to convene review of John Walsh plagiarism allegations

WASHINGTON, July 25 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army War College says it will conduct an academic review following revelations one of its graduates, Sen....

Companies using illegal clothing donation bins to make profit

NEW YORK, July 25 (UPI) -- Clothing donation bins are popping up around New York City, but officials have warned that charities are not receiving...

Accused hospital shooter had history of psychiatric commitments

DARBY, Pa., July 25 (UPI) -- The gunman who shot a caseworker at a suburban Philadelphia hospital had a history of drug arrests and suicide...


Sport News

Angels annihilate the Astros

Brandon Moss hit a grand slam in a five-run sixth inning, as Oakland finished off Houston thanks to a 13-1 decision in Thursdays rubber match of...

Toronto downs Red Sox

Marcus Stroman carried a no-hitter into the seventh inning and Juan Francisco ended a double shy of the cycle, as Toronto downed Boston, 8-0,...

Phillies salvage series finale against San Francisco

Cole Hamels struck out 10 over eight dominant innings to help the Philadelphia Phillies salvage the finale of a four-game series with a 2-1 win...

Yankees finish strong against Rangers

Brandon McCarthy pitched six strong innings for his second straight win and the New York Yankees beat the Texas Rangers 4-2 on Thursday to finish...

Technology News

Need a U.S. visa? State Department says system has crashed

The U.S. Department of State acknowledged Thursday that the Consular Consolidated Database, responsible for issuing passports and visas, "is...

K-MAX unmanned cargo helo finishes Afghan deployment

K-MAX, the unmanned cargo aircraft of Lockheed Martin and Kaman Aerospace, has returned to the United States following extended deployment to...

U.S. military aims to overcome GPS weaknesses

The U.S. military is exploring five new location technologies for use in areas when GPS is unavailable. The technology programs are the...

Killeen-Fort Hood Regional Airport upgrading security system

Security at the Killeen-Fort Hood Regional Airport in Texas is being upgraded by Nebraska-headquartered G4S Technology. The security and...

Entertainment News

Hercules premiere in Los Angeles

The premiere of the motion picture adventure "Hercules" at the El Capitan Theatre in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on July 23, 2014....

Celebrity Families of 2014

A look at celebrity families who hit the red carpet in 2014.

Guardians of the Galaxy premiere

The sci-fi motion picture "Guardians of the Galaxy" attends the premiere of the film at the El Capitan Theatre in the Hollywood section of Los...

Swim Week Miami Beach 2014

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Swim Week at the Raleigh hotel, Miami Beach, Florida, July 19, 2014.

Business News

Amazon employees are more attractive than Googles, Facebooks

SEATTLE, July 15 (UPI) -- E-commerce giant Amazons employees were found to be the most attractive tech workers, beating employees from Facebook,...

Microsoft to undergo biggest job cuts in five years

REDMOND, Calif., July 15 (UPI) -- Microsoft is planning its largest round of layoffs this week, as CEO Satya Nadella looks to incorporate Nokias...

FCC extends net neutrality comments deadline to Friday midnight

WASHINGTON, July 15 (UPI) -- A flood of net neutrality comments has led the Federal Communication Commission to extend its deadline for public...

Unlocked Nokia Lumia 1020 available on T-Mobile and AT&T

REDMOND, Calif., July 15 (UPI) -- Microsoft is making an unlocked version of the Nokia 1020 available on its site starting Tuesday, but its only...

Travel News

Sandy Lane Introduces Private Jet Series

This winter season Sandy Lane Hotel is set to launch its Sandy Lane Private Jet Series in partnership with Royal Jet, the worlds leading private...