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Obama calls for $10B in yearly conservation funding to push back climate change

LAKE TAHOE, Nev., Aug. 31 (UPI) -- President Barack Obama rolled out new environmental initiatives during a trip to Lake Tahoe Wednesday that are...

Erdogan regime replaces interior minister Ala in Turkish cabinet shuffle

ANKARA, Turkey, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Turkish Interior Minister Efkan Ala resigned from his post on Wednesday after serving in the role for less than a...

Donald Trump stresses common interest in meeting with Mexican president

MEXICO CITY, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump met with President Enrique Pena Nieto at the presidential palace...

Pentagon on Russia claims of killing terror rep: We dont trust Moscow

WASHINGTON, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- U.S. officials expressed serious doubt Wednesday about a claim from Russias military that one of its bombers killed...

Tropical Storm Hermine picking up steam in Gulf; Florida declares emergencies

MIAMI, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Residents of Floridas western flank are under a hurricane watch for the first time in four years, as a tropical storm...

HHS awards $53M to combat opioid epidemic

WASHINGTON, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced $53 million in funding to combat opioid use disorders,...


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Fantasy Football 2016 draft rankings: Odell Beckham Jr. leads UPIs top 150 [UPDATED]

BOCA RATON, Fla., July 29 (UPI) -- Fantasy is essentially, imagining things, especially those that are impossible or improbable. So it makes...

Fantasy Football 2016: Top 100 flex rankings

When you play in a fantasy football league with a flex position, it is important to find consistent production, even from a cast of players. ...

Tom Bradys haircut beckons Twitter trolls

FOXBOROUGH, Mass., Aug. 31 (UPI) -- New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady drew comparisons from Zach Morris, to Gordon Bombay, and "Good Will...

Rodney Harrison says Colin Kapernicks not black

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Add former NFL safety Rodney Harrison to the list of critics of Colin Kaepernick. On Tuesday, Harrison took his...

Technology News

Scientists test upper limits of electron speed

The fastest electronic devices currently send information at speeds of several gigahertz, a billion oscillations per second. Some fiber-optic...

Lockheed unit providing engineering support services to U.S. Navy

Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training is to provide engineering services and support for the U.S. Navys Integrated Submarine Imaging...

Whatsapp says it will start sharing user info with Facebook

Two years after it was acquired by Facebook, mobile messaging application Whatsapp said Thursday that it will begin to share some of users...

Hillary Clinton makes fundraising swing through Silicon Valley

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton made a fundraising swing through tech-heavy Silicon Valley, tapping a sector of the economy that...

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Liberal Celebrities

The stereotype is that Hollywood is a liberal bastion, and while thats not 100 percent true, these celebrities political stances fit into that...

The Best of the Toronto International Film Festival

The world premiere of Demolition at Roy Thomson Hall on opening night of the Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada on September...

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....

Business News

EU rules Apple broke tax laws with Ireland deal; must pay back $14.5B

BRUSSELS, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- The European Commission on Tuesday ruled Ireland gave illegal tax benefits to Apple, meaning the tech giant must pay...

ITT Technical Institute shuts down enrollment after federal aid cut

CARMEL, Ind., Aug. 30 (UPI) -- ITT Technical Institute stopped enrolling new students days after the federal government prevented the for-profit...

Apple expected to announce new iPhone 7 on Sept. 7

CUPERTINO, Calif., Aug. 29 (UPI) -- Apple is expected to use its annual September event for the introduction of the iPhone 7, sources said. The...

Apple expected to announce new iPhone 7 on Sept. 7th

CUPERTINO, Calif., Aug. 29 (UPI) -- Apple is expected to use its annual September event for the introduction of the iPhone 7, sources said. The...

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Exclusive New Suite Experiences at InterContinental Hong Kong

Internationally acclaimed as one of the world’s top hotels for business and leisure, InterContinental Hong Kong has always been prized for its...