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Obama broadens stance on same-sex marriage, calls it a Constitutional right

NEW YORK, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- President Barack Obama has broadened his "evolving" views on same-sex marriage, telling the New Yorkers Jeffrey Toobin...

Metropolitan Operas Death of Klinghoffer premiere draws protesters

NEW YORK, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani joined hundreds of protesters Monday outside the Metropolitan Opera, which was...

Reports claim Ukraine used cluster bombs in Donetsk city

KIEV, Ukraine, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- It appears Ukraine has been using cluster bombs in Donetsk, according to a new Human Rights Watch report. The...

Hong Kong to begin using ebola questionnaire at airport

HONG KONG, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Though there have been no reported cases of ebola entering Hong Kong, the Hong Kong International Airport will now...

Cruise ship carrying Ebola healthcare worker docks in Texas, worker tests negative for deadly virus

GALVESTON, Texas, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- The Carnival Cruise ship carrying a Texas healthcare worker employed at the hospital where Liberian national...

Wyoming AG: same-sex marriage can begin Tuesday as state declines to appeal ruling

CHEYENNE, Wyo., Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Wyoming attorney general Peter K. Michael announced Monday the state would not appeal a federal judges ruling...


Sport News

Seattle news station uses photo of NBA star for Peyton Manning

SEATTLE, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Seattle TV station KOMO 4 praised Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning for his accomplishments with a photo of NBA...

Peyton Manning breaks record for most touchdown passes

DENVER, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning made sports history Sunday night when he broke the record for most touchdown...

Lordes song Royals banned by San Francisco radio until World Series

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- San Francisco does not want to offend Lorde, but her music is bad for business ahead of the World Series. San...

Ray Rice could return to the NFL within a month

NEW YORK, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice could reportedly be reinstated into the NFL within the next few weeks,...

Technology News

Japanese man who 3D printed guns gets two years in prison

A 28-year-old Japanese man named Yoshitomo Imura appears to be the first person to ever be sentenced to a prison term for 3D-printing guns. He...

Sean Parker to pay fines and build app for Big Sur wedding damages

Napster co-founder and former Facebook president Sean Parker has agreed to shell out $2.5 million for his role in turning an environmentally...

Lockheed Martin developing compact nuclear fusion reactor

Skunk Works, a secretive experimental technology division of the aerospace and defense stalwart Lockheed Martin, says its on its way to...

Manhattan is renewed for a second season by WGN America

WGN America says it has ordered a second season of its New Mexico-set period drama Manhattan, which will wrap up Season 1 Sunday. The renewal...

Entertainment News

GLSEN Respect Awards held in Beverly Hills

Honoree Julia Roberts receives the Humanitarian Award at the GLSEN Respect awards.

10th annual Pink Party in Santa Monica

The charity event benefits the Womens Cancer Program.

Fashion Week in Ukraine

Models present creations during the Ukrainian Fashion Week in Kiev.

In Photos: Penelope Cruz

Spanish actress Penelope Cruz was named Esquires Sexiest Woman Alive for 2014.

Business News

Tesla could face sales ban in Michigan

DETROIT, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder is contemplating signing a bill that would ban Tesla to sell directly in the state in order to...

Twitpic to shut down after failed acquisition

PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Twitpic photo sharing service will shut down Oct. 25 after failing to be acquired and thus saved following a...

72 percent of Airbnb rentals illegal in New York City

NEW YORK, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- A report from New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman found 72 percent of the Airbnb rentals in New York City are...

Sales of Barbie dolls fall, as does Mattel profit

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Worldwide sales of Mattel Inc.s iconic Barbie doll fell 21 percent in 2014s third quarter, part of the cause...

Travel News

Carlton Hotel St. Moritz Introduces New Glacier Express Winter Experience

This winter, the Carlton Hotel St. Moritz in partnership with the Hotel Mont Cervin Palace in Zermatt, are introducing a new “Glacier Express”...