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NYC Lawmaker Wants Subway Eating Ban

NEW YORK, Jan. 29 (UPI) — A state lawmaker from New York City is pushing legislation to ban eating in the subways in an effort to help cut down on the city’s rat problem. The bill, proposed by state Sen. Bill Perkins, D-Manhattan, stipulates that anyone caught eating in the subway gets a $250 fine, […]

15 Percent Would Miss Child’s Birth For Super Bowl

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Jan. 29 (UPI) — Fifteen percent of U.S. adults — presumably men — say they’d miss the birth of their child for the Super Bowl, a survey indicates. The survey of 2,625 U.S. adults, sponsored by, said 21 percent said they’d miss important work responsibility for the big football game, while 20 […]

Taiwan Creates Stamps With Flower Smells

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Jan. 30 (UPI) — The Taiwanese postal service announced Monday it will release the country’s first-ever aromatic stamps in time for Valentine’s Day. The Chunghwa Post Co. said the stamps, which will be issued in denominations of 40 cents and 84 cents, will feature the images and scents of blooming pink roses and […]

Survey: 36 Percent In U.S. Prefer Football

NEW YORK, Jan. 26 (UPI) — A New York pollster said the gap between football and baseball fandom is widening, with 36 percent of respondents preferring the former to the latter. Harris Interactive said its online poll of 2,237 adults, conducted Dec. 5-12, found 36 percent of respondents cited football as their favorite sport while […]

Mom Arrested For Ejecting Sons, 9 And 13

FORT PIERCE, Fla., Jan. 27 (UPI) — Authorities in Florida said they arrested a woman accused of kicking her sons, ages 9 and 13, out of her home. The St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office said Jayme Beall, 30, told them she stuffed her sons’ backpacks full of clothes and sent them outside around 7 p.m. […]

Birds Swarm Kentucky Neighborhood

LA GRANGE, Ky., Jan. 27 (UPI) — Residents of a Kentucky neighborhood said thousands of birds have been descending on the area twice a day for several weeks. The La Grange neighbors said the birds have taken up residence in some woods and they swarm around their homes twice a day, WAVE-TV, Louisville, reported Thursday. […]

Bill Would Ban Aborted Fetuses In Food

OKLAHOMA CITY, Jan. 27 (UPI) — An Oklahoma state senator has introduced a bill that would ban the use of aborted human fetuses in the preparation of food. State Sen. Ralph Shortey, R-Oklahoma City, said he introduced the bill to ban the production and sale of food using aborted human fetuses after his research indicated […]

Woman, 64, Held Suspect At Gunpoint

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Jan. 27 (UPI) — Authorities in Florida said a 64-year-old woman wielding a .38 caliber revolver helped nab a suspect who tried to pass through her yard while fleeing police. Karen Granville helped officers catch Roderick Willis, 22, Daytona Beach police said. Willis, 22, led police on a short chase around 3 […]

Purse Snatched From Back Of Toilet

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla., Jan. 25 (UPI) — Police in Florida said a woman reported her purse was stolen from the back of a restaurant toilet when another woman reached over from a neighboring stall. The woman told Boynton Beach police she was using the restroom at Two Georges restaurant just prior to 8 p.m. Tuesday […]

Disney Ends Decades-Long Beard Ban

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 25 (UPI) — The Walt Disney Co. said it is ending its nearly 60-year ban on beards for employees at its Florida and California theme parks. The company said Monday the ban will end Feb. 3 and male employees at Walt Disney World and Disneyland will then be able to grow beards […]


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