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Study: Texas women wait longer, self-induce abortions after HB-2 closes clinics

AUSTIN, Texas, July 23 (UPI) -- A new study released Wednesday reports in the six months since Texas new anti-abortion law took effect, the number...

Bachmann: Dont count me out for 2016

WASHINGTON, July 23 (UPI) -- Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., is retiring from Congress at the conclusion of this term, but said "theres a chance"...

Teen who sued parents for child support gets restraining order against boyfriend

MORRISTOWN, N.J., July 23 (UPI) -- The New Jersey teenager who made headlines by suing her parents for child support is back in court and has...

Suspected Boko Haram twin bombings targeted religious and political leaders

ABUJA, Nigeria, July 23 (UPI) -- The Islamist militant group Boko Haram is suspected of launching two bombings on Wednesday against two separate...

Sen. John Walsh accused of plagiarism in 2007 paper

WASHINGTON, July 23 (UPI) -- Sen. John Walsh plagiarized nearly all of the final paper he wrote for his masters degree at the Army War College in...

Father and son flying around world crash, son dies, father missing

PLAINEFIELD, Ind., July 23 (UPI) -- A father and son attempting to fly around the world crashed after taking off from American Samoa, killing the...


Sport News

Cleveland bats in win over Minnesota

Anthony Swarzaks first start since 2012 was just what the Twins needed. Swarzak (2-0) allowed just one run on two hits over five innings, and...

Brewers complete three-game sweep of Cincinnati

Mark Reynolds homered twice and the Milwaukee Brewers finished a three-game sweep of the Cincinnati Reds with a 5-1 win on Wednesday. The Reds...

Royals beat the White Sox in rubber match

Norichika Aoki drove in the game-winning run in the top of the ninth and James Shields pitched seven strong innings, as the Kansas City Royals...

UPI Sports Schedule for Wednesday, July 23

(All times Eastern) Baseball MLB National League Cincinnati Reds at Milwaukee Brewers, 2:10 p.m. Washington Nationals at Colorado Rockies,...

Technology News

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...

New collaboration between Australian military, universities

Australias military announced a new partnership program to enhance research collaboration with universities in the country. The Defense Science...

Space surveillance satellites being sent into orbit

Three U.S. Air Force satellites were being launched into space on Wednesday to provide a "space neighborhood watch" capability. Two of the...

New Raytheon radar for Navy passes key design reviews

The U.S. Navys next-generation air and ballistic missile defense radar from Raytheon has successfully completed critical design reviews. The...

Entertainment News

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.

Nickelodeons Kids Choice Sports Awards

Nickelodeons Kids Choice Sports Awards at UCLAs Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles on July 17, 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...