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Obama couldnt agree more with 5-year-old girl who hopes for marriage equality

WASHINGTON, May 28 (UPI) -- Since opening his own Twitter account earlier this month, President Obama now has a better platform to access the...

Pakistan executes three men convicted of 1998 hijacking

HYDERABAD, Pakistan, May 28 (UPI) -- Pakistan hanged three Baloch men to death on Thursday, who were convicted of hijacking a passenger plane...

Arizona protesters demand closure of interior Border Patrol checkpoints

ARIVACA, Ariz., May 28 (UPI) -- Protesters gathered at six interior Arizona border checkpoints on Wednesday, where residents argue Border Patrol...

New York marathoners marvel at clean, friendly North Korea

PYONGYANG, North Korea, May 28 (UPI) -- For Stephen Forman, North Koreas Mangyongdae Prize Marathon was the best course he had run in his years as...

Burundis influential Catholic Church withdraws election support

BUJUMBURA, Burundi, May 28 (UPI) -- Burundis influential Catholic Church announced on Thursday it is withdrawing its support for the upcoming,...

Georgia man pleads guilty in attempt to join Islamic State

ATLANTA, May 28 (UPI) -- A 37-year-old man, who purchased an airplane ticket to Turkey from the Atlanta airport, pleaded guilty to federal charges...


Sport News

Dwyane Wade gives LeBron James props for NBA Finals run

CLEVELAND, May 27 (UPI) -- There appears to be no rift between basketball stars Dwyane Wade and LeBron James, even if some say that James decision...

Cleveland Cavaliers havent ditched bizarre curse yet

CLEVELAND, May 28 (UPI) -- A dance consisting of stirring a pot, has ironically stirred the pot of its rapping originator and could curse the...

Former NFL wide receiver calls Goodell the devil

NEW ORLEANS, May 27 (UPI) -- After hauling in {link:more than $44 million:...

Dwyane Wade gives LeBron props for NBA Finals run

CLEVELAND, May 27 (UPI) -- There appears to be no rift between basketball stars {link:Dwyane Wade:...

Technology News

iPhones experience crashes, reboots after receiving specific text message

A bug affecting Apples iOS system is forcing iPhones to crash and even reboot after receiving a specific string of text characters. First...

Robotic bird takes flight from back of robot roach

Unique partnership between a robot bird and robot roach proves the sum is greater than its parts. In a recent demonstration, a land-based robot...

BAE Systems to modernize Watchman ATC radars

BAE Systems is to upgrade four legacy Watchman Air Traffic Control Radars used at Ministry of Defense airfields in Britain and abroad. The...

Canadian hoverboard flies 904 feet for Guinness World Record

A Canadian inventor set a Guinness World Record by flying more than 900 feet on his homemade hoverboard. Catalin Alexandru Duru managed to fly...

Entertainment News

Sesame Workshops 13th Annual Benefit Gala

Photos from the Sesame Workshops 13th Annual Benefit Gala at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City on May 27, 2015.

San Andreas premiere in Los Angeles

Photos from the premiere of the motion picture thriller "San Andreas" at TCL Chinese Theatre in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on May 26,...

Celebrities throwing ceremonial first pitches

A gallery featuring models, singers, actors, athletes and politicians who have thrown the ceremonial first pitch at baseball games dating back to...

BBC Radio 1 Big Weekend

Photos from the BBC Radio Big Weekend event in Norwich on May 23, 2015.

Business News

iPhones crash, reboot after receiving specific text message

WASHINGTON, May 27 (UPI) -- A bug affecting Apples iOS system is forcing iPhones to crash and even reboot after receiving a specific string of...

iPhones experience crashes, reboots after receiving specific text message

WASHINGTON, May 27 (UPI) -- A bug affecting Apples iOS system is forcing iPhones to crash and even reboot after receiving a specific string of...

BlackBerrys devices unit to lay off employees

WATERLOO, Ontario, May 25 (UPI) -- Canadian company Blackberry announced that it is planning to lay off an unspecified number of employees from...

Greece cant make €1.6B IMF payment, refuses to budge on rescue aid terms

ATHENS, Greece, May 24 (UPI) -- The Greek government is on the verge of defaulting on its financial obligations to the International Monetary...

Travel News

5 Splurge-worthy Trips to Book this Summer

With Memorial Day weekend marking the "unofficial" kickoff of summer, our minds are already thinking about those dreamy, destination getaways....