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Urine Collector Will Stay On Probation

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 26 (UPI) — An Ohio man who has been forbidden from using public restrooms will remain under house arrest and probation, a judge said. In February, Alan Patton, 59, was sentenced to 30 days in jail and five years of house arrest and probation for a criminal mischief conviction after he was […]

Chilean Police Accused Of Killing Teen

SANTIAGO, Chile, Aug. 26 (UPI) — Chilean authorities allegedly shot and killed a 14-year-old protester during a violent strike in Santiago to demand free education, witnesses said. Manuel Gutierrez was apparently shot in the chest near a security barricade Thursday as protesters battled police by throwing rocks and setting fire to piles of rubbish to […]

Mystery Safe Discovered In Former Casino

STATELINE, Nev., Aug. 26 (UPI) — The owners of a former casino in Nevada said they are trying to open a mystery safe discovered by crews demolishing the building. The family of the current owner, attorney Mike Laub, said crews discovered the large safe hidden behind sheetrock while demolishing the former Bill’s Lake Tahoe Casino […]

Tenants Sue Landlord Over Bats

NEW YORK, Aug. 26 (UPI) — Two women who said they were run out of their New York apartment by bats are suing the landlord for $1 million, court documents show. Irene Katehis and Dimitra Malliaros moved into their Manhattan apartment July 25 and left July 31 because of two encounters with bats, the New […]

Bees Sting Children At Florida School

COCOA BEACH, Fla., Aug. 26 (UPI) — Honeybees swarmed and stung many children and followed them into the cafeteria and a classroom at a Cocoa Beach, Fla., school, authorities said. During lunch recess at Our Saviour Catholic School Thursday a nest of honeybees in a nearby tree was disturbed and bees stung 38 children, Florida […]

Colombian Officer Suspended After Shooting

BOGOTA, Aug. 26 (UPI) — A Colombian police officer who killed a 16-year-old graffiti artist last week was removed from his position and is under investigation, officials said. The Colombian Prosecutor General’s Office is looking into the killing of Diego Felipe Becerra, 16, after he was allegedly shot in the back by a Bogota police […]

BP, Others Say Oil Not From Capped Well

NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 26 (UPI) — BP and others said an inspection showed the Macondo well, sealed after a disaster last year, was not leaking oil into the Gulf of Mexico. Inspectors from the company and U.S.Coast Guard said they found no evidence of oil sheen in the gulf waters near the well, The (New […]

Why The Return Trip Seems Shorter

TILBURG, Netherlands, Aug. 25 (UPI) — People tend to estimate their vacation destination trip as longer than it is, a faulty estimate that makes the return trip seem shorter, Dutch researchers say. Niels van de Ven of Tilburg University in the Netherlands and colleagues say it seems that many people find that, when taking a […]

Telephone Counseling Boosts Exercise Time

PROVIDENCE, R.I., Aug. 25 (UPI) — Patients who have completed cardiac rehabilitation were more apt to excercsie if they received telephone calls supportive of exercise, U.S. researchers say. Study leader Bernardine Pinto of The Miriam Hospital, a professor at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, found the maintenance counseling group reported they were […]

Violence Remains A Top Cause Of U.S. Death

ATLANTA, Aug. 26 (UPI) — The estimated annual cost of U.S. medical care and productivity lost due to violence each year is estimated at more than $70 billion, researchers say. “Violence is an unfortunate reality of the world we live in with direct implications for health,” Dr. James Rippe, editor in chief of the American […]


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