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41 Secret Service agents disciplined for leaking Chaffetz personnel file

WASHINGTON, May 27 (UPI) -- U.S. Secret Service agents involved in leaking the personnel file of Rep. Jason Chaffetz will face discipline ranging...

Secrets of resurrection in the Bible and Game of Thrones

Events in HBOs Game of Thrones TV series have got people talking about what it means to return from the dead. But while resurrection appears to...

Outdated rules of war need major overhaul, experts say

The Syrian conflict has made it clear that the so-called rules of war need a major overhaul, according to experts, diplomats and aid workers at...

French cities rocked by protests over labor reform bill

PARIS, May 27 (UPI) -- Violent protests across France against the governments labor reform bill led to clashes with police and 77 arrests. Police...

Released Ukrainian prisoner Savchenko says shes ready to be president

KIEV, Ukraine, May 27 (UPI) -- Nadiya Savchenko, the Ukrainian military pilot recently released from Russian captivity, said she would be prepared...

Affluenza teens mother, Tonya Couch, indicted

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 27 (UPI) -- A grand jury indicted the mother of "affluenza teen" Ethan Couch on charges related to helping her son flee to...


Sport News

Drake earns Instagram loss from Cleveland Cavaliers DJ

CLEVELAND, May 26 (UPI) -- In the ongoing Instagram battle coinciding with the Eastern Conference Finals, Drake has proudly boasted his Toronto...

Toronto Raptors Kyle Lowry shows hilarious reaction to box score

TORONTO, May 26 (UPI) -- Toronto Raptors fans probably had the same look for the entirety of Game 5 that Kyle Lowry had after looking at the box...

Derek Fisher destroying frozen embryos, paying ex-wife $1.3 million annually in divorce

NEW YORK, May 25 (UPI) -- Former Los Angeles Lakers guard and New York Knicks coach Derek Fisher is paying up in several ways in his divorce...

Joakim Noah: Chicago Bulls teammate says center doesnt trust front office, leaving team

CHICAGO, May 25 (UPI) -- While his college coach is one win away from advancing to the NBA Finals, a frustrated Joakim Noah sits at home. But he...

Technology News

Leonardo-Finmeccanica, NTU Singapore in joint research

Research in integrated and innovative helicopter structure composites and aerodynamics is to be performed by Leonardo-Finmeccanica and NTU...

Optics breakthrough could improve infrared technology

New research out of Australia promises to dramatically reduce the price of infrared technologies like night vision goggles. Scientists at the...

Railgun pulse power modules delivered to U.S. Navy

Deliveries of pulse power containers for the U.S. Navys railgun program have been initiated by Raytheon. The containers with multiple pulsed...

U.S. evaluates new Tether Eye ISR platform

A tethered unmanned aerial system by AeroVironment for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance use is being evaluated by the U.S. military....

Entertainment News

FROM STAGE RIGHT: A list of conservative celebrities

Hollywood is frequently labeled as a hotbed of liberalism, but there are plenty or famous people from the other side of the political spectrum....

Conservative Celebrities

Hollywood isnt filled with just liberals, actor/director Clint Eastwood told Republicans gathered at their 2012 National Convention in Tampa, FL....

Elton John throws his annual Oscars viewing party

Charlie Sheen, Heidi Klum and Vince Vaughn arrive at the Elton John Aids Foundations 24th Annual Academy Awards viewing party at the City of West...

The stars shine on Vanity Fair

Leonardo DiCaprio, Taylor Swift and Jennifer Lawrence attend the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing...

Business News

McDonalds headquarters shut as protesters demand $15 an hour

OAK BROOK, Ill., May 26 (UPI) -- The worldwide headquarters of McDonalds in Oak Brook, Ill., was largely shut down on Wednesday as hundreds of...

Citibank to pay $425M to settle benchmark investigation

WASHINGTON, May 25 (UPI) -- Citibank N.A. ended a long-running investigation of the banks alleged rigging of benchmark interest rates Wednesday...

Microsoft cutting 1,850 jobs related to mobile phone sector

WASHINGTON, May 25 (UPI) -- Microsoft will cut up to 1,850 jobs within about a year and will spend about $200 million in severance payments as the...

UCLA signs record $280 million apparel deal with Under Armour

LOS ANGELES, May 24 (UPI) -- UCLAs athletic program has signed a $280 million, 15-year apparel deal with Under Armour in what may be the largest...

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Make Father’s Day Memorable at Acqualina Resort & Spa

This June, Acqualina Spa by ESPA invites you to think beyond cufflinks or a tie by giving dad a gift infinitely more relaxing.