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Outside the U.S. Capitol, a clash of opinions on Netanyahu speech

WASHINGTON, March 4 (UPI) -- They came with opinions. Lots of opinions. As Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahus spoke to a joint meeting...

McDonalds: no more antibiotics in chicken

OAK BROOK , Ill., March 4 (UPI) -- McDonalds Corporation announced Wednesday it will use chickens raised without antibiotics and milk from cows...

Justice Dept.: Ferguson police officers actions not a prosecutable violation

WASHINGTON, March 4 (UPI) -- The Justice Department said it will not pursue civil rights charges against Ferguson, Mo. Police Officer Darren...

Maya Angelou featured on the new Forever stamp

WASHINGTON, March 4 (UPI) -- The United States Postal Service has unveiled the Forever postage stamp commemorating the life of author and poet...

Mexican drug cartels reach Japan; meth seizures double

WASHINGTON, March 4 (UPI) -- A report released Wednesday by the International Narcotics Control Board revealed that Mexican drug cartels have...

Boston Marathon suspect Dzhokar Tsarnaev trial begins

BOSTON, March 4 (UPI) -- As Boston Marathon bombing victims and family members packed a courthouse Wednesday morning, prosecutors opened the trial...


Sport News

Fingerprints of Aaron Hernandez and victim found in car

BOSTON, March 4 (UPI) -- Fingerprints of Aaron Hernandez and Odin Lloyd were found in the car Hernandez allegedly used to drive Lloyd to his...

Aaron Hernandezs, victims fingerprints found in car

BOSTON, March 4 (UPI) -- Fingerprints of Aaron Hernandez and Odin Lloyd were found in the car Hernandez allegedly used to drive Lloyd to his...

Jameis Winston files to trademark namesake

NEW YORK, March 3 (UPI) -- Potential No. 1 NFL draft pick {link:Jameis Winston:...

Houston Texans to trade or release Andre Johnson

HOUSTON, March 2 (UPI) -- After learning he would have a reduced role next season, {link:Andre Johnson:...

Technology News

Lockheed demos new high-power laser weapon

A 30-kilowatt fiber laser weapon system from Lockheed Martin successfully disabled a vehicle engine from a distance of more than one mile. In...

Testing to diagnose electrical problem in Mars rovers robotic arm

After telemetry data revealed a short circuit in Curiositys robotic drill arm, NASA engineers halted the Mars rovers work last week to better...

Predator B drone being offered to Spain

Predator B remotely piloted aircraft are to be offered to the Spanish government under a teaming agreement between GA-ASI and Spanish engineering...

Military orders Industrial control cyber-security system

An industrial control cyber-security system, or ICS, is being provided to the U.S. military by technology companies Imprimis Inc and root9B...

Entertainment News

Netflix Bloodline New York Series premiere

The red carpet premiere of the Netflix original series Bloodline at SVA Theater in New York City on March 3, 2015.

Celebrity Breakups and divorces

Celebrity couples that have called it quits this year.

In Photos: Blake Lively

A look back at 20 memorable red carpet looks from Blake Lively through the years.

In Photos: Rihanna

The many looks of Singer Rihanna through the years.

Business News

Britain sells its stake in Eurostar

LONDON, March 4 (UPI) -- The British government confirmed the sale of its stake in Eurostar, the cross-English Channel train service. The...

NBC to offer streaming comedy subscription service

NEW YORK, March 3 (UPI) -- NBCUniversal announced its growing participation with the cable-cutting movement by announcing a new comedy-centric...

Target to cut thousands of jobs as part of $2B restructuring

MINNEAPOLIS, March 3 (UPI) -- Target is planning to cut "several thousand" jobs over the next two years as part of a restructuring to save the...

Uber releases quarterly magazine for drivers

SAN FRANCISCO, March 3 (UPI) -- Uber has started a magazine, dubbed Momentum, to connect its drivers. The quarterly magazine will include...

Travel News

Four Seasons Resort Maui Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea, the island’s only Forbes Five-Star resort, is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, having officially...