PRINCETON, N.J. (UPI) — Microorganisms embedded in fragments of distant planets that crashed to Earth might have been seeds of life on our planet, U.S. and European researchers say. Scientists […]
TAMPA, Fla. (UPI) — A wild dolphin dubbed Beggar for his habit of freeloading off food offered by tourists and fishermen in Florida has been found dead, officials said. Although […]
JORDAN, Minn., (UPI) — A Minnesota woman said her 4-year-old Pekingese adopted a newborn kitten found by her grandson and began producing milk for the tiny feline. Pat Weber of […]
FLEMING ISLAND, Fla., (UPI) — Authorities in Florida said a drunken driving suspect told deputies he was being eaten by the squirrel inside his shirt. Clay County sheriff’s deputies said […]
NYURBA, Russia, (UPI) — A Russian diamond mining company said it has unearthed a rare 158.2-carat diamond worth more than $1.5 million. Alrosa, Russia’s largest diamond mining company, said the […]
MANDAUE CITY, Philippines, (UPI) — A parent of a Filipino high school student has accused a math teacher of forcing the class to eat notebook paper for being rowdy, an […]
WASHINGTON, (UPI) — Earthquake-displaced Haitians will be allowed to stay in the United States for another 18 months, the Department of Homeland Security has announced. The decision Tuesday by Secretary […]
NEW YORK, (UPI) — Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, speaking in New York Tuesday, said employment may cool Middle East and North African unrest. “The population of the Middle East […]
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia, (UPI) — The governor of Russia’s second largest city said a baby born during the weekend was the metropolis’ 5 millionth resident. Gov. Georgy Poltavchenko of St. […]
WASHINGTON, (UPI) — A new propaganda video supporting rebel uprisings in the Middle East and North Africa was released by U.S.-born al-Qaida spokesman Adam Gadahn. The address to rebels is […]
NEW YORK, (UPI) — U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton called for the rich around the world to pay more taxes, drawing laughs when she said she was “out of […]
NEW YORK, (UPI) — President Obama, in a joint appearance with his wife, Michelle, got into politics, foreign policy and personal stuff on ABC’s “The View” Monday in New York. […]
SPRINGTOWN, Texas, (UPI) — A Texas mom says she OKd her 15-year-old daughter’s spanking punishment at school but is questioning the severity of the single whack. Taylor Santos initially received […]
A school district in south Florida is expected to celebrate Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual and Transgender history month. During LGBT History Month, a different “icon” is recognized every day.
The New York City Department of Education is supplying morning-after pills to students. It has become a practice in at least 13 schools. Making the practice even more controversial is that parents are not notified when the school nurse gives girls emergency contraceptives.
A two-year study published in the journal Food and Chemical Toxicology showed that rats eating genetically modified corn and drinking water contaminated with Roundup developed large tumors at an alarming rate. The levels of Roundup are permitted in drinking water and GM crops in the United States.
Dear Democratic Party,
We’ve been together for decades now. I’ve put up with your madness because I wanted to make it work. After all, we do share a home. But this just isn’t working out anymore. And I just wanted to let you know why.
In an illustration of American foreign policy so elegantly simplified that even the most un-informed among American citizens can see that it is flawed, former President Bill Clinton explained on Sunday what destabilized Mideast countries like Libya need the most: Wal-Mart.
These days, everyone from your neighbor to your employer and, hopefully, you may be developing preparedness plans in the event of bioterrorist attacks or flu pandemics. Unfortunately, your child’s school is likely to be very unprepared.
While President Barack Obama and his corporate media minions have tried desperately to dodge the heat they deserve for the Pandora’s box of ills currently dominating the headlines, one of Obama’s lowlights has surfaced; and it literally defines Obama then and Obama now.
DENVER, (UPI) — One of the new owners of the Village Voice said his firm had no interest in purchasing the New York newspaper’s online classified ad company Backpage.com. “Backpage.com […]
WASHINGTON, (UPI) — General Motors is recalling 426,240 vehicles with a quirk in a cable that could falsely give the impression the cars are in park, regulators said. The recall […]
NEW YORK, (UPI) — Crude oil prices slipped over the weekend, sliding under $92 per barrel as equities were weak in Asia and Europe. West Texas Intermediate crude oil for […]