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Minimum wage protesters storm debate center

MILWAUKEE, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Protesters demanding a $15 minimum wage stormed in to the debate center before Thursdays Democratic Party debate at...

Massive natural gas leak near Los Angeles finally capped

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- The natural gas leak that flowed for more than three months and sickened hundreds of residents near Los Angeles has...

In debate, Sanders and Clinton appeal to minorities, women, seniors

MILWAUKEE, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders went at each other early and often...

State Department: Execution of North Korea general not in doubt

WASHINGTON, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- The State Department did not rule out the possibility a top North Korean general was executed as the United States,...

Report: Clinton Foundation subpoenaed by State Dept. watchdog over charity projects

WASHINGTON, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- The Office of the Inspector General for the State Department confirmed Thursday it had subpoenaed The Clinton...

Report: Clinton Foundation subpeonaed by State Dept. watchdog

WASHINGTON, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- The Office of the Inspector General for the State Department confirmed Thursday it had subpoenaed The Clinton...


Sport News

NBA proposal would allow teams to put corporate logos on player jerseys

NEW YORK, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- First it was the playing arenas, next it may be players jerseys. The National Basketball Association this week...

Carson Palmer welcomes baby boy

PHOENIX, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- While quarterback Carson Palmer didnt have to worry about missing the Super Bowl for the birth of his son, he sounds...

CM Punk to undergo back surgery, UFC debut on hold

CHICAGO, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- CM Punk is scheduled to undergo back surgery, effectively postponing his UFC debut match against Mickey Gall. According...

Dukes Grayson Allen trips Louisville player

DURHAM, N.C., Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Duke took down Louisville in more ways than one Monday. Sophomore guard Grayson Allen was caught making a dirty...

Technology News

Rapiscan intros MP100 backpack radiation detecter

Rapiscan Systems has introduced a lightweight, backpack-borne system for covert detection of radiological and nuclear materials. The MP100...

CAE USA moves forward with Navy simulator program

CAE USA is going ahead with a technology refresh contract for U.S. Navy MH-60R/S Seahawk helicopter simulators and training systems. The green...

Twitters new timeline to feature tweets it thinks you want to see most

Users of social network Twitter will now be able to view tweets from the people they follow in a non-chronological order, similiar to Facebooks...

MBDA delivering ASRAAM missiles for F-35 fighters

Missile-maker MBDA reports it has started delivering Advanced Short Range Air-to-Air Missiles to the United States for integration onto F-35B...

Entertainment News

Burt Reynolds turns 80: A look back at his career

To commemorate Burt Reynolds 80th birthday February 11, 2016 this photo collection offers a look at his career throughout the years.

Mana gets Hollywood Walk of Fame star

Alex Gonzalez, Sergio Vallin, Juan Calleros and Fher Olvera (L-R), members of the Mexican rock band Mana were honored with the 2,573rd star on the...

Burt Reynolds through the years

To commemorate Burt Reynolds 80th birthday February 11, 2016 this photo collection offers a look at his career throughout the years.

Arrivals at the 2016 amfAR Gala in New York

The red carpet at the 2016 amfAR New York Gala at Cipriani Wall Street on February 10, 2016 in New York City.

Business News

Chinese investor purchases legacy French vineyards in Bordeaux

PARIS, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Cash-rich Chinese companies continue to acquire legacy French vineyards in the Bordeaux region, as French wines soar in...

Twitters new timeline to feature tweets it thinks you want to see most

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Users of social network Twitter will now be able to view tweets from the people they follow in a non-chronological...

IKEA issues recall after glass ceiling lamps crash to ground

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Feb. 10 (UPI) -- U.S. and Canadian safety officials have ordered IKEA to recall two models of glass ceiling lamp shades after...

Walgreens to sell heroin overdose antidote naloxone without prescription

WASHINGTON, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Walgreens has launched a strategy to combat prescription drug abuse by allowing the sale of heroin overdose antidote...

Travel News

Interview with Michael Melendez, General Manager of Sago Hotel

Sago Hotel is a brand new 20-room luxury boutique hotel in Manhattans LES neighborhood. It first opened its doors on January 15, 2016 and its...