NEW YORK, March 2 (UPI) — Hollywood heartthrob George Clooney says he doesn’t care if some people think he is gay because he has no plans to marry and supports gay causes.
MOBILE, Ala., March 2 (UPI) — Searchers who recovered three bodies after a helicopter crash off the Alabama coast suspended their search for a fourth man, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
KOMOTINI, Greece, March 2 (UPI) — A hostage incident in Greece ended Friday when a fired worker surrendered after allegedly shooting and wounding three people at a factory, authorities said.
MOGADISHU, Somalia, March 2 (UPI) — Somali and African Union forces have taken control of a base used by al-Shabaab forces outside of Mogadishu, an AU commander said.
LONDON, March 2 (UPI) — The Purchasing Managers Index for Britain’s construction sector rose in February, the Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply said.
WASHINGTON, March 2 (UPI) — Sudan and South Sudan are drifting further from commitments outlined in a 2005 peace agreement, the U.S. State Department warned.
CAIRO, March 2 (UPI) — Amnesty International is urging Egyptian officials to drop all charges against aid group members on trial for allegedly violating the country’s association law.
OAKLAND, Calif., March 2 (UPI) — A motorcyclist traveling at high speed died in Oakland, Calif., after he crashed his bike into a guardrail and plummeted from an overpass, officials said.
LOS ANGELES, March 2 (UPI) — A Los Angeles doctor accused in the prescription drug overdose deaths of three patients was arrested and charged with second-degree murder, authorities said.
BRUSSELS, March 2 (UPI) — European leaders signed a new deal in a bid to salvage the eurozone amid continuing fears that new debt and liquidity crises could hit the region amid continuing financial and political uncertainties.