Toddler goes through baggage X-ray at train station

Oct. 19 (UPI) -- Security cameras were rolling at a Chinese train station when a curious toddler climbed onto a baggage belt and went through the X-ray scanner. The video, filmed at the Xiaolan railway station in Zhongshan City, Guangdong Province, shows the man going through security when his young son disappears from view. The man [...]

2018-10-21T14:37:49+00:00October 21st, 2018|

Police dash cam catches mid-road deer fight

By Ben Hooper  (0) Oct. 18 (UPI) -- An Ohio police officer's dashboard camera captured an unusual scene: two deer duking it out with their antlers in the middle of a road. The Blue Ash Police Department posted a video to Facebook showing the dash cam footage recorded early Wednesday morning in a residential neighborhood. The officer's car [...]

2018-10-19T14:48:55+00:00October 19th, 2018|

NYC detective in Weinstein case told victim to delete messages

By Clyde Hughes  (0) Harvey Weinstein, at left, exits Manhattan Federal Court with attorney Benjamin Brafman on October 11 in New York City. Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo Oct. 18 (UPI) -- A New York City police detective investigating Harvey Weinstein on sexual misconduct charges told one victim to delete messages from her phone before turning it [...]

2018-10-18T17:36:33+00:00October 18th, 2018|

Scuba divers compete in underwater pumpkin carving

By Ben Hooper  (0) WEB EXTRA: Underwater Pumpkin Carving Contest Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Scuba divers in the Florida Keys took their Halloween spirit 30 feet below the surface for an underwater pumpkin carving contest. The contest, organized by the Amoray Dive Resort, saw the divers going 30 feet below the surface at the Florida Keys National Marine [...]

2018-10-17T00:25:24+00:00October 17th, 2018|

Squirrel knocks out power to 2,296 in New Jersey

By Ben Hooper  (0) Officials with a New Jersey utility company said more than 2,000 customers lost power due to a power line-climbing squirrel. Photo by Giedriius/ Oct. 15 (UPI) -- A New Jersey utility company said an outage that knocked out electricity service to 2,296 customers was caused by an unlucky squirrel. Jersey Central Power [...]

2018-10-16T01:30:50+00:00October 16th, 2018|

Prosecutors drop 1 of 6 sex assault charges against Weinstein

Harvey Weinstein arrives at Manhattan federal court Thursday for a hearing at which one sex assault charge was dropped by prosecutors. Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo Oct. 11 (UPI) -- New York prosecutors agreed Thursday to drop one charge of sex assault against film producer Harvey Weinstein that involves an encounter nearly 15 years ago. The Manhattan [...]

2018-10-12T13:20:21+00:00October 12th, 2018|

Music industry, artists applaud Congress, Trump for….

By Nicholas Sakelaris  (2) President Donald Trump hugs Rapper Kanye West during a meeting Thursday in the Oval Office of the White House before the president signed a law to update U.S. copyright laws. Photo by Oliver Contreras/UPI | License Photo Oct. 11 (UPI) -- Musicians will get a greater share of the money for music they [...]

2018-10-12T13:08:00+00:00October 12th, 2018|

Former N.Y. Rep. Anthony Weiner to be released from prison early

By Nicholas Sakelaris  (0) Former congressman Anthony Weiner will be released early from prison on good behavior. Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo Oct. 10 (UPI) -- Former congressman Anthony Weiner is set to be released from prison in May, about three months early, because of good behavior. Weiner, a former Democratic House representative from New York, is [...]

2018-10-11T13:29:23+00:00October 11th, 2018|

Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots soar past $700 million

No one hit the Mega Millions jackpot Friday night, growing the prize by $50 million to $470 for Tuesday's drawing. Combined with the Powerball, jackpots are at $723 million. Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo Oct. 6 (UPI) -- No one hit the jackpot Friday in the Mega Millions drawing, growing the prize by $50 million [...]

2018-10-07T13:29:03+00:00October 7th, 2018|

Judge sentences former rap mogul Suge Knight to 28 years….

A judge sentenced Suge Knight Thursday to 28 years in prison for manslaughter, which was downgraded from a murder charge. File Photo by Frederick J. Brown/UPI | License Photo Oct. 4 (UPI) -- A Los Angeles judge on Thursday sentenced former hip-hop mogul Suge Knight to 28 years in prison after he pleaded no contest to manslaughter stemming from [...]

2018-10-05T12:50:12+00:00October 5th, 2018|