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Saudi fighter jet pilots rescued from international waters by U.S.

WASHINGTON, March 27 (UPI) -- The U.S. military rescued two Saudi pilots Friday after they ejected from their fighter jet over the Gulf of Aden. ...

Rep Gowdy: Hillary Clinton wiped clean email server

WASHINGTON, March 27 (UPI) -- U.S. Rep. Trey Gowdy said the House Select Committee on Benghazi received information from Hillary Clintons lawyer...

Aaron Hernandezs fiancee says ex-NFL star denied murder

FALL RIVER, Mass., March 27 (UPI) -- A woman who has been dating disgraced former NFL star Aaron Hernandez since high school testified in his...

Ex-Khmer Rouge official charged with crimes against humanity

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, March 27 (UPI) -- A U.N.-backed war crimes tribunal charged former Khmer Rouge official Ta An with crimes against humanity...

San Francisco bans publicly funded travel to Indiana after discrimination law

SAN FRANCISCO, March 27 (UPI) -- San Francisco Mayor Edwin M. Lee on Thursday banned all publicly funded city employee travel to Indiana after the...

Amanda Knox relieved, grateful for Italy courts acquittal

ROME, March 27 (UPI) -- First convicted of murder, then acquitted, and then convicted again, Amanda Knox was again released from criminal...


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Donnie Tyndall fired amid NCAA probe

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., March 27 (UPI) -- University of Tennessee basketball coach Donnie Tyndall was fired Friday due to an NCAA probe into...

DeMar DeRozan passes ball to Joakim Noah on the bench

CHICAGO, March 26 (UPI) -- Toronto Raptors DeMar DeRozan had a rough fourth quarter Wednesday night when he passed the ball to Chicago Bulls...

Nigel Hayes caught on hot mic

LOS ANGELES, March 26 (UPI) -- Wisconsin basketball player Nigel Hayes was caught on a hot mic during a press appearance complimenting one of the...

Edwin Jackson misses Cubs start, blames Google Maps

PHOENIX, March 26 (UPI) -- Chicago Cubs pitcher Edwin Jackson arrived 25 minutes late to a game against the Oakland As Tuesday after putting the...

Technology News

DARPA seeking technology for unmanned surface vessel

The U.S, military has issued a Request for Information on available technologies that could aid development of a new type of unmanned surface...

Raytheon, Polands MESKO increasing collaboration

Raytheons Missile Systems business is expanding its cooperation with Polish missile and ammunition manufacturer MESKO with the signing of a...

All British MPs to receive free iPads after election

The MPs in the U.K.s House of Commons will all receive new iPads when they go into session after the election. Each of the 650 members of...

NASA announces progress on Asteroid Redirect Mission

As of 2015, there are no known subsatellites, or moons of moons. NASA hopes to change that, sort of. Engineers at the United States space agency...

Entertainment News

Katy Perry: The Prismatic World Tour premiere

Directed for the stage by Baz Halpin, the tour is a collaboration with Katy that offers fans a visually stunning production that captures her...

Mad Men on the Red Carpet

The Black & Red Ball celebrated the upcoming final season of the show "Mad Men" March 25, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Home premiere held in Los Angeles

Premiere of the animated sci-fi comedy "Home" at the Regency Village Theatre in the Westwood section of Los Angeles on March 22, 2015.

2015 GLAAD Awards

The 26th annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.

Business News

Lufthansa offering $54K to Germanwings plane crash families

COLOGNE, Germany, March 27 (UPI) -- German airline giant Lufthansa announced Friday it would pay out $54,000 per passenger who died on the...

BlackBerry surprises analysts with $28M profit for Q4

TORONTO, March 27 (UPI) -- Smartphone pioneer BlackBerry surprised financial analysts on Friday by posting a net profit of nearly $30 million for...

Tim Cook to give his fortune to charity

CUPERTINO, Calif., March 27 (UPI) -- Apple CEO Tim Cook has said he will donate his fortune to charity as he stands at the cusp of joining the...

Ousted American Apparel chief seeks $40M over firing

LOS ANGELES, March 26 (UPI) -- The man who founded and was later ousted from clothier American Apparel is moving ahead with litigation that seeks...

Travel News

Bellagio Celebrates Japanese Culture with Art Installation & Garden Display

Bellagio welcomes spring with a dynamic celebration of Japanese culture through two stunning exhibits showcasing the passion for nature and art in...