Job posting offers $1,000 to shop local for the holidays

By Ben Hooper  (1) A business services website posted a job opening offering $1,000 to buy holiday gifts locally instead of from big corporations. Photo by StockSnap/ Nov. 12 (UPI) -- A small business services website posting a job opening for someone seeking to make $1,000 by doing all of their holiday shopping locally. said [...]

2019-11-17T19:33:13+00:00November 17th, 2019|

Customers, employees chase deer through…..

Customers, employees chase deer through Ohio Walmart By Ben Hooper  (0) Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Workers and employees at a Walmart store in Ohio came to the rescue of a confused deer that made its way inside the store and couldn't find a way back out. Video captured by witnesses inside the Wooster store Wednesday [...]

2019-11-17T19:27:01+00:00November 17th, 2019|

Inmate says suspect in Colorado murder case asked him to kill witness

By Sommer Brokaw  (0) An inmate testified Friday that Patrick Frazee asked him to arrange killings of witnesses in his murder trail. File Photo by Teller County Sheriff's Office Nov. 16 (UPI) -- An inmate who met Patrick Frazee, the suspect in the Kelsey Berreth murder case, in a county jail in Colorado, testified the defendant [...]

2019-11-17T19:21:43+00:00November 17th, 2019|

Trump pardons service members involved in war crimes cases

By Danielle Haynes  (1) President Donald Trump granted two pardons and restored the rank of a third service member. Photo by Jason Szenes/UPI | License Photo Nov. 15 (UPI) -- President Donald Trump on Friday pardoned two service members and restored the rank of a third who was convicted of posing in a photo with a dead Islamic State fighter. In [...]

2019-11-16T15:12:50+00:00November 16th, 2019|

FDA warns Dollar Tree for importing unsafe drugs from China

By Ed Adamczyk  (2) U.S. regulators advised Dollar Tree it's selling medications made by Chinese firms with patterns of safety violations. Photo by M.O. Stevens/Wikipedia Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Discount retailer Dollar Tree has been warned by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration that some of its over-the-counter drugs are coming from from suspect foreign manufacturers. The FDA sent [...]

2019-11-16T15:07:35+00:00November 16th, 2019|

Turkey deports suspected Islamic State fighter to United States

By Danielle Haynes  (0) Turkish forces captured the man amid its incursion into Syria in October. File Photo by Abbas Mohammed/UPI | License Photo Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Turkey deported an American suspected Islamic State fighter to the United States after the man was held in limbo at the Turkey-Greece border, Turkish officials announced Friday.Turkey-supported forces captured Muhammad Darwish [...]

2019-11-16T15:00:20+00:00November 16th, 2019|

Narwhal the ‘furry unicorn’ puppy has extra tail on his face

By Ben Hooper  (0) Nov. 14 (UPI) -- A puppy in the care of a Missouri nonprofit is going viral after photos and videos posted online showed the extra tail he has growing out of his face, making him a "furry unicorn." Mac's Mission, a Cape Girardeau dog rescue nonprofit, said the puppy was dubbed Narwhal the [...]

2019-11-15T16:35:40+00:00November 15th, 2019|

Escaped kangaroo on the loose in Mississippi

By Ben Hooper  (0) The owner of a traveling petting zoo said a kangaroo is on the loose after jumping a fence in Mississippi. Photo by pen_ash/ Nov. 15 (UPI) -- The owner of a traveling petting zoo said a kangaroo is on the loose in Mississippi after escaping from her enclosure. John Mark Johnson said the 4-year-old [...]

2019-11-15T16:32:18+00:00November 15th, 2019|

Police look for motive in LA-area school shooting that killed 2

By Clyde Hughes  (0) Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Classes are canceled Friday in a Los Angeles-area school district, a day after police say a 16-year-old boy shot several students and turned the gun on himself. Investigators said the boy opened fire at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita with a .45-caliber semiautomatic handgun, striking five students in less [...]

2019-11-15T16:28:55+00:00November 15th, 2019|

Panthers’ Eric Reid: Colin Kaepernick workout ‘feels like a PR stunt’

By Connor Grott  (0) Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (C), outside linebacker Eli Harold (L) and free safety Eric Reid (R) take a knee during the U.S. national anthem in October 2016. Kaepernick will have a private workout on Saturday. File Photo by John Mabanglo/EPA Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid is [...]

2019-11-14T15:36:12+00:00November 14th, 2019|