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Reid To Move $6B Disaster Relief Bill

WASHINGTON, Sept. 7 (UPI) — A stand-alone, $6 billion disaster relief bill will be introduced in the U.S. Senate, Majority Leader Harry Reid said Wednesday. “We need to get this relief funding to the American people as quickly as we can and we’re going to do that,” Reid said in a media availability. “I’m going […]

Would-be MLK Parade Bomber Pleads Guilty

SPOKANE, Wash., Sept. 7 (UPI) — The man accused of planting a bomb near a Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade in Spokane, Wash., pleaded guilty to hate crime and weapons charges, officials said. Kevin W. Harpham, 37, of Colville, Wash., pleaded guilty Wednesday to federal charges of attempted use of a weapon of mass […]

Last Of ‘Newburgh Four’ Gets 25 Years

NEW YORK, Sept. 7 (UPI) — A Newburgh, N.Y., man was sentenced to 25 years in federal prison Wednesday for plotting with an FBI informant to blow up synagogues and military planes. Laguerre Payen received the same sentence as the other men in the “Newburgh Four,” WNBC-TV, New York, reported. Investigators said they targeted jets […]

Navy Corpsman Held For School Bomb Threat In San Clemente

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Sept. 7 (UPI) — U.S. Navy Corpsman Daniel Morgan was in custody Wednesday for allegedly writing he planted explosives at San Clemente High School in California, officials said. The Orange County Sheriff’s Department evacuated 3,200 students and 180 staff to the school’s stadium at about 9 a.m. after the writings were discovered […]

Dad Kills Daughters, Self At Campground

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept. 7 (UPI) — An upstate New York man took his daughters camping without their mothers’ permission and then shot the girls and himself, police said. The bodies of Adam Parcells, 29, of Hilton, N.Y., near Rochester, and Noel Parcells, 10, of Rochester and Mia, 3, of Hilton were discovered Tuesday morning by […]

Jesus Page The Most Popular On Facebook

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Sept. 6 (UPI) — The North Carolina creator of “Jesus Daily,” Facebook’s most popular page for the past three months, said he aims to “provide people with encouragement.” Aaron Tabor, 41, a Wake Forest University research physician whose father was a preacher, said he created “Jesus Daily” as a hobby in April 2009 […]

More Than $1.2 Billion In $1 Coins In Storage

BALTIMORE, Sept. 7 (UPI) — Officials at the Federal Reserve Bank in Baltimore said they are running out of room to store the $1 coins they are forced to order. Dave Beck, senior vice president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, Va., and regional executive for the Baltimore branch, said vaults in Baltimore and […]

Suit Challenges $25 Prison Visit Fee

PHOENIX, Sept. 7 (UPI) — An Arizona prison advocate is mounting a legal challenge against a new law charging a $25 background check fee to people who want to visit state prisons. James Hamm of the Middle Ground Prison Reform group said he and his wife, Donna, are suing Arizona Department of Corrections Director Charles […]

Stop-gap Spending Bill Up For Vote Soon

WASHINGTON, Sept. 7 (UPI) — A stop-gap spending bill to avoid a government shutdown Oct. 1 should reach the U.S. House floor by mid-September, Majority Leader Eric Cantor said. Cantor said Wednesday the 2012 continuing resolution will fund the government through late fall, but an exact date hasn’t been determined, The Hill reported. “There are […]

Official Wants Bare Butts Off Public Seats

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 7 (UPI) — A San Francisco supervisor introduced a proposed ordinance that would ban bare bottoms from being planted on public seats. Supervisor Scott Wiener, who represents the Castro neighborhood, would modify Section 1071.1 of the San Francisco Police Code to prevent those practicing public nudity, which is legal in city, from […]


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