About admin

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far admin has created 3093 blog entries.

SpaceX Crew Dragon test firing results in cloud of smoke, called ‘anomaly’

The SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft is offloaded from the company’s recovery ship, Go Searcher, in Florida’s Port Canaveral on March 9. Photo by Isaac Watson/NASA | License Photo ORLANDO, Fla., April 20 (UPI) -- A cloud of smoke was seen at Cape Canaveral in Florida on Saturday, which SpaceX and NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine described as an "anomaly" that [...]

2019-04-21T15:15:32+00:00April 21st, 2019|

At least 207 killed, 450 hurt in eight church, hotel bombings in Sri Lanka

By Allen Cone  (0) Locals and police gather at Zion Church in Batticaloa on Sunday. Photo by EPA April 21 (UPI) -- Eight bomb blasts across Sri Lanka killed at least 207 people and injured 450 others Sunday morning in high-end hotels and churches, including during Easter services. At least 20 foreigners are among the dead [...]

2019-04-21T15:09:55+00:00April 21st, 2019|

Gunmen kill 13 at private party in Mexico town

Police in Mexico investigates a shooting late Friday where 13 people were killed at a private party in Minatitlan, Mexico. Photo courtesy NurJahan English. April 20 (UPI) -- Armed gunmen allegedly attacked a private family party in Minatitlan, Mexico, killing 13 people but the motive remains a mystery. The party took place Friday night at the [...]

2019-04-21T01:26:55+00:00April 21st, 2019|

World’s smallest boy going home from hospital

A Japanese baby believed to be the smallest surviving boy ever when he was born at 258 grams in October, left Nagano Children's Hospital Saturday after growing to seven pounds. File photo by Praisaeng/Shutterstock April 20 (UPI) -- A Japanese baby believed to be the smallest surviving boy ever when he was born at 258 grams [...]

2019-04-21T01:21:20+00:00April 21st, 2019|

Police: DNA match identifies killer in California cold cases

By Ed Adamczyk  (0) Arthur Rudy Martinez, shown here in a 1977 mug shot, is believed to be responsible for the deaths of two California women. Photo courtesy San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office April 19 (UPI) -- Investigators say they've cracked a pair of 40-year-old California murder cases by using DNA testing to identify the [...]

2019-04-21T01:16:01+00:00April 21st, 2019|

WWII bomb found in German river detonated

Several small detonations were used prior to the large explosion, which not only defused the bomb but sent a large spout of water into the air. Photo courtesy of Frankfurt city/Twitter April 15 (UPI) -- A World War II bomb found in a river in Frankfurt, Germany, was safely detonated, police said. With residents overlooking the [...]

2019-04-19T15:10:21+00:00April 19th, 2019|

Canadian man sentenced to life for 2017 Michigan airport attack

By Darryl Coote April 19 (UPI) -- A Canadian citizen was sentenced to life in prison for stabbing a police officer in the neck at a Michigan airport in 2017. Amor Ftouhi, 51, was charged with an act of terrorism transcending national boundaries, violence at an international airport and interference with airport security and was convicted [...]

2019-04-19T15:05:35+00:00April 19th, 2019|

Florida strawberry farmers using robots to pick fruit, control mildew

Doctoral candidate Rodrigo Borba Onofre works with robotic UV equipment for the University of Florida's Strawberry Lab near Tampa, Fla. Photo courtesy of UF-IFAS ORLANDO, Fla., April 18 (UPI) -- Florida strawberry growers are investing heavily in robots to pick their crops and control disease, partly in response to declining farm laborer immigration. Strawberry farmer Gary Wishnatzki [...]

2019-04-18T15:13:46+00:00April 18th, 2019|

Watch live: AG William Barr to release full Mueller report

By Daniel Uria  (0) Protesters rally in Los Angeles on April 4 to demand U.S. Attorney William Barr release the full Russia investigation report compiled by the office of special counsel Robert Mueller. A redacted version is expected to be released Thursday. Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI | License Photo April 18 (UPI) -- U.S. Attorney General William Barr will [...]

2019-04-18T15:08:31+00:00April 18th, 2019|

Man carrying gas cans into New York cathedral arrested

A man was apprehended after having entered St. Patrick’s Cathedral with two two-gallon gas cans, two bottles of lighter fluid and two lighters. Photo courtesy of New York Police Department/Twitter April 18 (UPI) -- A man carrying gas cans, lighter fluid and lighters was arrested by police after entering a Manhattan cathedral days after Paris' Notre Dame was [...]

2019-04-18T15:01:27+00:00April 18th, 2019|