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Man reports shark bite at Sullivans Island, S.C.

CHARLESTON, S.C., June 28 (UPI) -- A report of shark bite closed the beach at Sullivans Island, S.C., an island at the entrance to Charleston...

Lebanon arrests 103 in Syrian refugee camp after suspected Islamic State attack

BEIRUT, Lebanon, June 28 (UPI) -- Lebanons army has conducted raids on Syrian refugee camps, detaining 103 people for entering the country...

More North Korean workers defect from China, report says

SEOUL, June 28 (UPI) -- Several North Korean women reportedly defected from a work site in the Chinese city of Dandong – a month after a group...

El Chapo defense files injunctions to prevent extradition to California, Texas

MEXICO CITY, June 28 (UPI) -- Drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmans lawyers on Monday filed two injunctions to his prevent extradition to the U.S....

Remaining escaped South Carolina inmate arrested

CHARLESTON, S.C., June 28 (UPI) -- Donald Ray Little Jr., one of three inmates who escaped from South Carolinas Dorchester County jail,...

Seven charged in Bangladesh death of Italian aid worker

DHAKA, Bangladesh, June 28 (UPI) -- Police charged seven people, five of whom are in custody, in the September 2015 slaying of Italian aid worker...


Sport News

Buddy Ryan dies at 82

CHICAGO, June 28 (UPI) -- An NFL defensive mastermind, known best as the architect of the 1985 Chicago Bears, died at 82 years old Tuesday. Buddy...

Pat Summitt, legendary basketball coach, dies at 64

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., June 28 (UPI) -- Pat Summitt, legendary coach of the University of Tennessees womens basketball program, died Tuesday in...

Tim Tebow prays plane passenger through medical emergency

ATLANTA, June 27 (UPI) -- Former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow is on a mission this offseason. While it might not ever lead to another starting...

Donald Trump hits Herschel Walkers wallet

DALLAS, June 27 (UPI) -- Football legend Herschel Walkers friendship with Donald Trump is starting to literally cost him. Walker, who has been...

Technology News

Medtronic, HeartWare announce $1.1 billion merger

Medical technology company Medtronic PLC and HeartWare International Inc., makers of the HVAD ventricular assist device, announced a merger...

Woodside to invest $1.9 billion on oil field

Australian energy company Woodside Petroleum said it was in the position to move ahead with the development of a $1.9 billion offshore oil...

Obama, Zuckerberg promote entrepreneurship at global summit at Stanford University

President Barack Obama and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg are generations apart and dress differently, but they both used their vast influence to...

Virtual model of heart may aid heart failure treatment

In order to better understand how conditions such as arrhythmia and heart failure manifest, researchers have created a virtual model to see the...

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

Ikea stops selling popular dresser after 3 toddlers die; offers full refunds

LOS ANGELES, June 28 (UPI) -- Ikea has stopped selling some of its most popular dressers, saying they can easily tip over on small children, and...

GE Capitals restaurant financing assets sold

NORWALK , Conn., June 28 (UPI) -- General Electric Co. sold of most of GE Capitals restaurant franchising financing assets, further reducing the...

Lyft hires investment banker Qatalyst in funding search

SAN FRANCISCO, June 28 (UPI) -- The ride-sharing company Lyft Inc. hired investment bank Qatalyst Partners LP to explore finance options. A...

Microsoft to pay California woman $10K for wrecking her computer

LOS ANGELES, June 28 (UPI) -- Microsoft has agreed to pay a California woman $10,000 after its Windows 10 installation wrecked her computer. Teri...

Travel News

Ko Olina Resort Welcomes Four Seasons Resort Oahu To Hawaiis Place of Joy

Ko Olina Resort, the 642-acre master-planned resort community on O‘ahu’s western shore, introduces a new level of luxury experience with the...