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Fire at Disneyland briefly shuts down Its A Small World ride

ANAHEIM, Calif., March 1 (UPI) -- A fire broke out near Disneylands famed "Its A Small World" attraction Saturday at the Anaheim, Calif., theme...

Volcanic eruptions increase size of island south of Japan

TOKYO, March 1 (UPI) -- Eruptions on an island formed from the magma of another volcano nearly two years ago are still adding size to the new land...

Rights group: Islamic State releases 19 Assyrian Christians from captivity

TELL TAMER , Syria, March 1 (UPI) -- A human rights observer group says the Islamic State freed 19 Assyrian Christians from captivity after over...

North Korea fires two ballistic missiles as U.S.-South Korea training drills begin

NAMPO CITY, North Korea, March 1 (UPI) -- North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the ocean Sunday as the United States and...

Iran may cooperate with Google to bring more Internet services to the country

TEHRAN, March 1 (UPI) -- Irans deputy minister, Nasrollah Jahangard, said Sunday that the country may soon cooperate with Google to bring a...

Feinstein: Netanyahu arrogant for saying he speaks for all Jews

WASHINGTON, March 1 (UPI) -- California Sen. Dianne Feinstein said during an interview on Sunday that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is...


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Godolphin runner Cavalryman fatally injured in Dubai

The unusual two-day Carnival week at Meydan was marred by the fatal breakdown Saturday of one of hometown Godolphins guttiest runners and fan...

President Obama makes statement on Minnie Miñosos death

WASHINGTON, March 1 (UPI) -- President Barack Obama has released a statement on the death of Minnie Miñoso, the former White Sox baseball player....

N.Y. Knicks veteran Anthony Mason dead at age 48

NEW YORK, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Anthony Mason, a 13-year NBA veteran forward, died early Saturday after having a heart attack earlier this month. He...

Stolen NASCAR Sprint Cup race car found abandoned on roadside

HAMPTON, Ga., Feb. 28 (UPI) -- A NASCAR Sprint Cup car that was stolen from a hotel parking lot near the Atlanta Motor Speedway was found...

Technology News

Toyota has begun producing its hydrogen car, named Mirai

Toyota is producing its new hydrogen fuel cell car, and not everyone is excited about it. The Mirai can drive 300 miles per charge, it can...

NASA astronauts continue space station prep

NASA astronauts Terry Virts and Barry "Butch" Wilmore spent Sunday performing the last of three spacewalks to continue upgrading the...

Obama administration releases draft of consumer privacy legislation

The Obama administration introduced a draft of the Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights Act of 2015 on Friday, which is meant to help consumers gain...

Google to rank mobile-friendly sites higher

Mobile-friendly websites will rank higher in Google searches on mobile devices, the company announced Thursday. The change in the way Google...

Entertainment News

2015 Elle Style awards

The "Elle Style Awards" at the Walkie Talkie Tower in London on February 24, 2015.

Focus premiere in Los Angeles

The premiere of the motion picture dramatic comedy "Focus" at TCL Chinese Theatre in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.

Emma Watson through the years

Emma Watson, who portrays Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter films, has walked the red carpet for over ten years now starting with the premiere...

Burberry Prorsum Catwalk Show in London

The Burberry Prorsum A/W15 Catwalk Show in London on February 23, 2015.

Business News

Toyota has begun producing its hydrogen car, named Mirai

TOYOTA CITY, Japan, March 1 (UPI) -- Toyota is producing its new hydrogen fuel cell car, and not everyone is excited about it. The Mirai can...

Samsung premieres new Galaxy S6 phone, including a version with a curved screen

BARCELONA, Spain, March 1 (UPI) -- Samsung unveiled two versions of its new Samsung Galaxy S6 phone at an event in Barcelona on Sunday. Both new...

Uber breach compromised data of 50,000 drivers

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- The personal data of 50,000 Uber drivers may be in the hands of an unauthorized third party after a breach of the...

Aston Martin releases images of new 800-hp Vulcan

LONDON, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- British automaker Aston Martin this week revealed the first images of its forthcoming sports and luxury supercar, the...

Travel News

Telluride Golf Club: One of the Most Beautiful Places Youll Ever Tee

Winters in Telluride often spark visions of skiers thrashing a fresh blanket of snow and patrons enjoying a fireside chat.