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International police fail to reach Malaysia Airlines crash site

SHAKHTARSK, Ukraine, July 28 (UPI) -- Dutch and Australian police sent to Ukraine were unable to arrive and secure the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17...

Venezuelan official detained in Aruba on drug charges released

CARACAS, Venezuela, July 28 (UPI) -- On Sunday, Dutch officials on the island of Aruba released Hugo Carvajal, a former Venezuelan military...

More than 2,500 9/11 responders have been diagnosed with cancer

NEW YORK, July 28 (UPI) -- More than 2,500 of the responders to the 9/11 attacks and Ground Zero workers have been diagnosed with cancer as a...

Congressman apologizes after confusing U.S. officials for foreigners

WASHINGTON, July 28 (UPI) -- Congress newest member made a major faux pas at a hearing last week when he apparently mistook two senior U.S....

Chinese McDonalds runs low on meat after scandal

SHANGHAI, July 28 (UPI) -- McDonalds restaurants in China will offer limited menus after severing business ties with a firm accused of supplying...

University of Delaware PhD student hid cameras in campus restrooms

NEWARK, Del., July 28 (UPI) -- A University of Delaware doctoral student has been arrested after police and university officials discovered he...


Sport News

UPI Sports Schedule for Sunday, July 27

WASHINGTON, July 27 (UPI) -- (All times Eastern) Baseball MLB National League Washington Nationals at Cincinnati Reds, 1:10 p.m. Arizona...

UPI Sports Results for July 26, 2014

WASHINGTON, July 27 (UPI) -- Baseball MLB National League Cincinnati Reds 1, Washington Nationals 0 St. Louis Cardinals 6, Chicago Cubs 3 Arizona...

UPI Sports Schedule for Saturday, July 26

WASHINGTON, July 26 (UPI) -- (All times Eastern) Baseball MLB National League Washington Nationals at Cincinnati Reds, 4:05 p.m. St. Louis...

UPI Sports Results for July 25, 2014

WASHINGTON, July 26 (UPI) -- Baseball MLB National League Chicago Cubs 7, St. Louis Cardinals 6 Philadelphia Phillies 9, Arizona Diamondbacks 5...

Technology News

RF detector for law enforcement, intel purposes in the wings

A real-time radio frequency signal detector and analysis capability is being launched by information solutions firm CACI International Inc. The...

Writer live tweets IBM execs saying they wont hire women

A woman says she overheard IBM executives discussing sexist hiring practices and took to Twitter to live-tweet the alleged...

NASAs Mars orbiters to witness comet flyby

Comet C/2013 A1 Siding Spring wont whiz by Mars for another two-plus months, but NASA is already preparing its Mars orbiters for the...

3-D printer files for models of satellites, probes and planets released by NASA

Anyone with a computer, internet connection and 3-D printer can now make miniature replicas of satellites, probes and planets. NASA released 21...

Entertainment News

Transformers: Age of Extinction Premiere in Tokyo

Nicola Peltz and Jack Reynor attend the Japan premiere for the film "Transformers: Age of Extinction."

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...

Business News

Apples acquisition of Beats gets EU approval

BRUSSELS, July 28 (UPI) -- The European Commission has approved Apples $3 billion acquisition of Beats music streaming and headphone businesses. ...

Zillow to acquire rival Trulia for $3.5 billion

SEATTLE, July 28 (UPI) -- Online real estate listings site Zillow agreed on Monday to acquire rival Trulia for $3.5 billion, marking a major...

Google purchases Twitch for $1 billion

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 25 (UPI) -- Google reportedly went ahead with its $1 billion purchase of Twitch, validating growth seen in sites that...

Former Bear Sterns Chair Alan Ace Greenberg dies

NEW YORK, July 25 (UPI) -- Former Bear Stearns executive Alan Greenberg, credited with creating the global financial investment bank and leading...

Travel News

What You Didnt Know About Geneva

The birthplace of the World Wide Web surprises visitors along the road less traveled.