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Bootlegged alcohol might have killed 24 people in Indonesia, police say

JAKARTA, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- The consumption of bootlegged alcohol has killed at least 24 people in central Java, Indonesia. The illegal moonshine...

Bootlegged alcohol could have killed 24 people in Indonesia, police say

JAKARTA, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- The consumption of bootlegged alcohol has killed at least 24 people in central Java, Indonesia. The illegal moonshine...

Royal Caribbean cruise ship steers into extreme winter storm, suffers damage

PORT CANAVERAL, Fla., Feb. 8 (UPI) -- One of the worlds newest and largest cruise ships suffered significant damage after weathering a...

North Korea celebrates thrilling satellite launch while praising Kim

SEOUL, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- North Korea state television showed footage of people in Pyongyang celebrating the launch of the Kwangmyongsong-4, an earth...

Trump: I can look into face of Syrian children and say You cant come here

MANCHESTER, N.H., Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Donald Trump on Monday said hed be able to look into the face of Syrian refugee children who are hoping to come...

Pro-Palestinian hackers dump personal data of 10,000 DHS employees, threaten FBI

WASHINGTON, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- An unknown hacker released the personal information of nearly 10,000 Department of Homeland Security employees and...


Sport News

Kansas Bill Self blasts player after dismal dunk

LAWRENCE, Kan., Feb. 6 (UPI) -- Bill Self is all class. The Kansas basketball coach criticized one of his players Wednesday after he dunked with...

Marshawn Lynch opens up Beast Mode store

OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 6 (UPI) -- Guests frequenting Super Bowl City might want to hustle to the Bay Bridge to get a more "Beastly" experience. ...

Muhammad Ali voices support for Louisville amid team turmoil

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Feb. 6 (UPI) -- After taking a punch to the gut, Louisville basketball has one of the best fighters ever in its corner. Boxing...

Paul George hits deep circus shot

INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- Even in a losing effort, Paul George still made an impact with just one shot. The Indiana Pacers fell 102-96 Friday...

Technology News

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...

Boeing suppying Australia with P-8 maintenance trainers

Maintenance training systems for P-8 Poseidon aircraft are to be supplied by Boeing to the Royal Australian Air Force. The order for the virtual...

Arlington Capital Partners buying iRobot business unit

The Defense & Security business unit of iRobot Corporation is being acquired by Arlington Capital Partners, a private equity firm. According to...

Scientists develop worlds smallest lattice structure

Researchers at Germanys Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, or KIT, have built the worlds tiniest lattice structure using glassy carbon struts and...

Entertainment News

Oscar nominees luncheon 2016

The 88th annual Academy Awards Oscar nominees luncheon at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California on February 8, 2016.

Arrivals and winners at the 2016 Directors Guild of America Awards

The 68th annual Directors Guild of America Awards at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles on February 6, 2016.

Arrivals at ESPN The Party in San Francisco

The red carpet for ESPN The Party on February 5, 2016 in San Francisco, California.

Joseph Gordon-Levitt the Hasty Pudding Man of Year 2016

Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt was awarded the Harvard University Hasty Pudding Theatricals Man of the Year 2016 in Cambridge, Massachusetts on...

Business News

On heels of E. coli outbreaks, Chipotle spending millions for new ingredient safeguards

DENVER, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- After recently closing numerous locations due to an E. coli outbreak, Chipotle Mexican Grill announced Monday its...

Amazon Echo partners with Spotify, Uber for on-demand service

SEATTLE, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- The purpose of the Amazon Echo is blossoming with the addition of new partnerships with Dominos, Uber and Spotify. The...

Study: Online shopping increases environmental demands

NEWARK, Del., Feb. 6 (UPI) -- Online shopping may not be as environmentally friendly as once thought because it is influencing a spike in traffic,...

Twitter suspends 125,000 terrorism-related accounts

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- Twitter said it joined the fight against the Islamic State and similar groups by shutting down 125,000...

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