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Democrats rake in donations over impeachment chatter

WASHINGTON, July 29 (UPI) -- Republicans insist they have no plans to impeach President Obama, but that hasnt stopped Democrats from mentioning...

U.S. announces more economic sanctions against Russia

WASHINGTON, July 29 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama unveiled new sanctions against Russia on Tuesday in response to Russian aggression toward...

Man seeks millions from Connecticut for wrongful murder conviction

HARTFORD, Conn., July 29 (UPI) -- A man who was imprisoned at 18 for a rape and murder he did not commit told a Connecticut official Tuesday he...

Teens charged with killing USC grad student from China

LOS ANGELES, July 29 (UPI) -- Four teenagers beat a graduate student from China to death with a baseball bat during a Los Angeles crime spree,...

Pussy Riot is taking Russia to court for human rights violations

MOSCOW, July 29 (UPI) -- Pussy Riot members Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova are taking Russia to the European Court of Human Rights...

Wedding dress lost after Superstorm Sandy returned to owner

NEW YORK, July 29 (UPI) -- A Staten Island woman has been reunited with her wedding dress nearly two years after she thought it was destroyed...


Sport News

Rays beat the Brewers in series opener

Jake Odorizzi tossed seven solid innings and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 in the opener of a three-game series. Odorizzi...

Braves stifle the Padres

Atlanta Braves right-hander Ervin Santana stifled the San Diego Padres and outdueled a former outfielder making his first major league start in...

UPI Sports Results for July 27, 2014

Baseball MLB National League Washington Nationals 4, Cincinnati Reds 2 Philadelphia Phillies 4, Arizona Diamondbacks 2 Miami Marlins 4,...

UPI Sports Schedule for Monday, July 28

(All times Eastern) Baseball MLB National League San Diego Padres at Atlanta Braves, 12:10 p.m. Milwaukee Brewers at Tampa Bay Rays, 7:10...

Technology News

RF detector for law enforcement, intel purposes in the wings

A real-time radio frequency signal detector and analysis capability is being launched by information solutions firm CACI International Inc. The...

Writer live tweets IBM execs saying they wont hire women

A woman says she overheard IBM executives discussing sexist hiring practices and took to Twitter to live-tweet the alleged...

NASAs Mars orbiters to witness comet flyby

Comet C/2013 A1 Siding Spring wont whiz by Mars for another two-plus months, but NASA is already preparing its Mars orbiters for the...

3-D printer files for models of satellites, probes and planets released by NASA

Anyone with a computer, internet connection and 3-D printer can now make miniature replicas of satellites, probes and planets. NASA released 21...

Entertainment News

Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga record Cheek To Cheek

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett are collaborating on a jazz record that will be released later this fall.

Celebrity Couples of 2014

A photo gallery of the latest celebrity couples, engagements and marriages of 2014.

Transformers: Age of Extinction Premiere in Tokyo

Nicola Peltz and Jack Reynor attend the Japan premiere for the film "Transformers: Age of Extinction."

Hercules premiere in Los Angeles

The premiere of the motion picture adventure "Hercules" at the El Capitan Theatre in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on July 23, 2014....

Business News

FAA proposes $12 million fine for Southwest Airlines

WASHINGTON, July 28 (UPI) -- The Federal Aviation Administration has proposed Southwest Airlines pay a $12 million fine for undertaking repairs on...

Smith & Wesson fined $2 million in foreign bribery case

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., July 28 (UPI) -- Gunmaker Smith and Wesson was fined $2 million by the Securities and Exchange Commission for bribing...

Chinese authorities visit Microsofts China offices

BEIJING, July 28 (UPI) -- Chinese government authorities from the State Administration for Industry and Commerce visited Microsofts offices in...

Samsung postpones Tizen smartphone launch in Russia

SUWON, South Korea, July 28 (UPI) -- Samsung is postponing the launch of its Tizen smartphone in Russia, dealing a small blow to the companys...

Travel News

Legends Golf Experience at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay

The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay presents the Legends Golf Experience where guests can enjoy unlimited championship golf while relaxing on the...