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Russians turn back clocks to permanent winter time

MOSCOW, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Russia turns its clocks back one hour on Sunday, adopting winter time for good after an unpopular choice three years ago...

Kilauea lava prompts evacuation notice in Hawaii

HONOLULU, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- As lava from Hawaiis Kilauea volcano advances, local agencies are conducting door to door notifications of residents in...

Hillary Clinton: Businesses and corporations dont create jobs

BOSTON, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Hillary Clinton was in Boston on Friday showing support for Democrat gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley, and her...

Tunisian elections set for Sunday amid shadows of violence

TUNIS, Tunisia, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Tunisia is holding general elections for the nations 217-member parliament Sunday, the second such election since...

Deputy killed exactly 26 years after father died in line of duty

PLACER COUNTY, Calif., Oct. 25 (UPI) -- A Placer County sheriffs deputy was shot and killed in the line of duty Friday, exactly 26 years after his...

High school sexting, cyberbullying could lead to child porn charges

ELIZABETH, N.J., Oct. 25 (UPI) -- The Elizabeth school district in New Jersey is investigating after nude photos and bullying messages were found...


Sport News

UPI Sports Results for October 24, 2014

WASHINGTON, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- Basketball NBA Dallas Mavericks 117, Orlando Magic 92 Toronto Raptors 83, New York Knicks 80 Houston Rockets 96, San...

UPI Sports Schedule for Saturday, October 25

WASHINGTON, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- (All times Eastern) Baseball MLB Kansas City Royals at San Francisco Giants, 8:07 p.m. Hockey NHL Buffalo Sabres at...

Lolo Jones praying for Oscar Pistorius; says father convicted of homicide, too

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Lolo Jones said shes praying for fellow Olympian Oscar Pistorius days after he was sentenced to five years in prison...

Darrelle Revis sent home by Bill Belichick for being late to practice

FOXBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 24 (UPI) -- New England Patriots Coach Bill Belichick sent his cornerback Darrelle Revis home after he showed up late to...

Technology News

SpaceX Dragon returns from ISS, splashes into Pacific

The SpaceX Dragon spacecraft that was residing at the International Space Station for the past month has successfully returned to Earth. It...

Pentagon: North Korea can probably build a nuclear warhead

North Korea is believed to have developed the technology to rocket-mount miniaturized nuclear weapons, according to a top military official. ...

New microscope allows scientists to see world like never before

A team of more than 30 scientists -- including Eric Betzig, who just won the Nobel Prize for his work in microscopy -- have developed a...

RAZAR zoom scope developed for military assault rifles

A fast and accurate zoom scope for use on military rifles has been developed by Sandia National Laboratories and its optical engineers. The...

Entertainment News

Wax figures of Queen Elizabeth and family

Wax figures of Prince Harry, Queen Elizabeth and Prince William seen here along with Duchess Kate Middleton are unveiled together for media and...

Low Down premiere in Los Angeles

A look at the life of pianist Joe Albany from the perspective of his young daughter, as she watches him contend with his drug addiction during the...

John Wick premiere in Los Angeles

In the thriller "John Wick", an ex-hitman comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him.

White Bird in a Blizzard premiere

The premiere of the film "White Bird in a Blizzard" at the Arclight Theatre.

Business News

FBI arrests Google employee accused of nude photo scam

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 25 (UPI) -- A Google employee working as an Internal Technology resident at Googles Mountain View campus was arrested...

Throwback Thursday: Facebook launches old-school Rooms app

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- For the generation that came of age on computers in the 1990s and early 2000s, Facebooks new "Rooms" app will feel...

Tesco chairman steps down after overstating profits

LONDON, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Tesco chairman Richard Broadbent announced his resignation Thursday amid the discovery that the British grocery chain had...

Maker of Camel cigarettes bans smoking in workplace

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Oct. 22 (UPI) -- Reynolds American Inc., the maker of Camel cigarettes, announced it is banning smoking inside its facilities...

Travel News

XV Beacon in Boston Recognized as the #1 Hotel in the US

Condé Nast Traveler announced today the results of its 27th annual Readers Choice Awards, recognizing Bostons own XV Beacon as #1 in the 25 Best...