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Man Gets Year For Fondling Coma Patient

DETROIT, Aug. 4 (UPI) — A recently released sex offender was sentenced Thursday to a year in jail for fondling a comatose woman in a Detroit nursing home. Cornell Lowman was also ordered to serve three years probation once he completes his term, The Detroit News reported. Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy urged Circuit Judge […]

Teens Killed In Apparent Murder-suicide

DEERFIELD TOWNSHIP, Ohio, Aug. 4 (UPI) — An 18-year-old Ohio man fatally shot his former girlfriend at a pet care store where she worked before killing himself, police said. Amanda Borsos, of Salem Township, died at a hospital after being shot in the torso on her 17th birthday Wednesday while working in an outdoor dog […]

Mental Health Groups Eye Loughner Case

TUCSON, Aug. 4 (UPI) — Two national psychiatric groups want a voice in the jail treatment of Jared Loughner, accused of shooting U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords in January. The American Psychiatric Association and the American Academy of Psychiatry submitted a request Wednesday to become parties in the case, KTAR-TV, Tucson, reported. The groups say they […]

U.N. Plan Provides Mobile Numbers To Poor

UNITED NATIONS, Aug. 4 (UPI) — Millions of poor people will get mobile phone numbers under a plan between the United Nations and a private technology firm, U.N. officials said Thursday. Three million poor people, the majority of them women, in Africa and South American will receive low-cost mobile phone numbers under the Business Call […]

FDA Approves Scorpion Anti-venin Drug

PHOENIX, Aug. 4 (UPI) — A Mexican-made anti-venin that helps children recover from life-threatening reactions to scorpion stings has received U.S. approval, officials said. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the antidote Anascorp to treat serious reaction to the stings of bark scorpions, common throughout Arizona and considered a major threat to young […]

Poll On Congress: Throw The Rascals Out!

WASHINGTON, Aug. 4 (UPI) — The “throw the rascals out” sentiment runs deep in the majority of U.S. voters who say they would replace every member of Congress, Rasmussen Reports said. Survey results released Thursday indicate 62 percent of likely voters would dump all the current congressional members and start over. A mere 15 percent […]

Buildings’ Concrete Tests Allegedly Faked

NEW YORK, Aug. 4 (UPI) — A testing lab skipped concrete-strength tests and created false reports for hundreds of New York projects, including Yankee Stadium, an indictment alleges. Officials at American Standard Testing and Consulting Laboratories Inc., based in New Hyde Park, N.Y., “regularly skipped vital safety tests and created false reports to create the […]

Poll: Majority Oppose Automatic Cuts

WASHINGTON, Aug. 4 (UPI) — A majority of U.S. voters oppose the triggering of automatic cuts if Congress doesn’t reach its reduction goals, Rasmussen Reports said Thursday. Twenty-nine percent of voters said they favor automatic spending cuts — including cuts from defense spending and Medicare — if Congress doesn’t reduce spending by $1.5 trillion over […]

Houston Protects Cafes From Beggars

HOUSTON, Aug. 4 (UPI) — The Houston City Council has approved an ordinance that requires panhandlers to stay at least 8 feet away from sidewalk cafes. The city already has similar buffer zones for gas pumps, bus shelters, ATM machines and parking meters. The council added outdoor eateries to the list Wednesday, The Houston Chronicle […]

South African Troops To Remain In Sudan

PRETORIA, South Africa, Aug. 4 (UPI) — South Africa will continue to maintain its troop deployment in Sudan’s contested Darfur’s province. South African Ambassador to the United Nations Baso Sangqu said he hoped the action would help the people of Darfur “move rapidly toward peace.” U.N. Resolution 2003 was accepted by the membership, extending the […]

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