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Missing Lake Tahoe Diver’s Body ID’d

CARSON CITY, Nev., Aug. 9 (UPI) — A body recovered from California’s Lake Tahoe has been identified by authorities as a diver who disappeared in the lake 17 years ago. The Reno Gazette-Journal reports the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office said Monday the body of Donald Christopher Windecker, 44, a city planner in Reno, was […]

Man Pays For Ejaculating Into Water Bottle

FULLERTON, Calif., Aug. 9 (UPI) — A California man convicted earlier this year for ejaculating twice into a co-worker’s water bottle has been ordered to pay her more than $27,000. Michael Kevin Lallana, 32, of Fullerton, was ordered Monday by Orange County Superior Court Judge Walter Schwarm to pay the money to the woman for […]

Auto Parts Said Motive For Killing

ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. 9 (UPI) — A Minnesota man being tried on a first-degree murder charge committed the killing to steal parts for his car, prosecutors said. Dao Xiong, 20, of Oakdale is charged in the killing of Youa Lor, 33, owner of a stolen Nissan 350Z, parts of which were found at Xiong’s […]

Obama Announces Heavy Truck Fuel Standards

WASHINGTON, Aug. 9 (UPI) — The first-ever fuel efficiency standards for heavy trucks were released by the White House Tuesday after President Obama canceled a public announcement. The administration said the standards would save U.S. businesses that operate and own these commercial vehicles about $50 billion in fuel costs over the life of the program, […]

Dahmer Victim Charged With Causing Death

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 9 (UPI) — Tracy Edwards, who escaped from Milwaukee serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer, has entered a not guilty plea to charges involving the death of another man. Edwards and Timothy Carr appeared in court Monday, WISN-TV, Milwaukee, reported. Both are charged with recklessly endangering safety. Their alleged victim, Johnny Jordan, 43, drowned in […]

Beirut Reports No Luck In Hariri Probe

BEIRUT, Lebanon, Aug. 9 (UPI) — None of the suspects sought in the 2005 slaying of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri have been detained, Beirut told a special tribunal Tuesday. Lebanese authorities in their update to the Special Tribunal for Lebanon said they weren’t able to apprehend any of the suspects named by the […]

WikiLeaks IDs Four Said To Have Helped Syrian Regime

BRUSSELS, Aug. 9 (UPI) — Newly leaked U.S. cables from WikiLeaks identify four men said to have helped finance the Syrian regime or hide money for it. EUobserver reports the diplomatic notes, dating from 2006 to 2009 and published by WikiLeaks, focus on actions against Syrian President Bashar Assad because of his suspected role in […]

London Criticizes Press Freedoms In Iran

LONDON, Aug. 9 (UPI) — Iran is taking concrete steps to ensure that its people are cut off from the outside world through a culture of censorship, London said. British Middle East and North African Minister Alistair Burt in a statement said more than two dozen journalists are behind bars in Iran and more than […]

Report: Many Mobile Apps Insecure

OAK PARK, Ill., Aug. 9 (UPI) — A study by a U.S. security company found many smartphone applications do not fully protect personal information. ViaForensics examined apps for Google’s Android system and Apple’s iOS, Cnet reported. The survey found 76 percent of the apps store usernames with no encryption and 10 percent do not encrypt […]

Sect Leader Warren Jeffs Gets Life In Prison

SAN ANGELO, Texas, Aug. 9 (UPI) — A Texas jury Tuesday sentenced polygamous sect leader Warren Jeffs to life in prison for sex with underage girls he called “wives.” The Salt Lake Tribune said the jurors in San Angelo conferred for 40 minutes before reaching the life sentence on one count of aggravated sexual assault […]


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