Historic flooding kills 3 as more rain approaches Midwest

By Nicholas Sakelaris  (1) Gov. Pete Ricketts and Maj. Gen. Daryl Bohac, the adjutant general for the Nebraska National Guard, conduct an aerial observation of the historic flooding conditions in portions of northeast Nebraska on Friday. Photo by Staff Sgt. Herschel Talley/Nebraska National Guard/UPI | License Photo March 18 (UPI) -- The Midwest is bracing for more [...]

2019-03-18T14:39:35+00:00March 18th, 2019|

Stanford students file class-action lawsuit against schools in college bribery scandal

By Clyde Hughes, Daniel Uria and Danielle Haynes  (0) A pair of Stanford students filed a class-action lawsuit against the universities and other parties involved in a sweeping college bribery case opened by the Justice Department. File Photo by Mike Theiler/UPI | License Photo March 14 (UPI) -- Two current Stanford University students have filed a class-action [...]

2019-03-15T16:11:26+00:00March 15th, 2019|

49 dead in New Zealand mosque shootings;

Police are looking into a lengthy manifesto posted online before the attacks, believed to be from the gunman. By Darryl Coote and Ed Adamczyk  (0) Armed police respond to a shooting Friday at the Masjid Al Noor mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand. The attack, and another at a different mosque, killed nearly 50 people, officials [...]

2019-03-15T15:57:22+00:00March 15th, 2019|

Second man seems to be free of AIDS virus after transplant

1 of 4 Timothy Ray Brown poses for a photograph, Monday, March 4, 2019, in Seattle. Brown, also known as the "Berlin patient," was the first person to be cured of HIV infection, more than a decade ago. Now researchers are reporting a second patient has lived 18 months after stopping HIV treatment without sign [...]

2019-03-05T14:44:58+00:00March 5th, 2019|

Searches resume after tornado kills 23 in Alabama

1 of 13 In this Sunday, March 3, 2019 photo, debris litters the Buck Wild Saloon, after it was heavily damaged by a tornado, in Smiths Station, Ala. (Sara Palczewski/Opelika-Auburn News via AP) BEAUREGARD, Ala. (AP) — Rescuers tore through rubble and wreckage Monday in a search for survivors amid homes torn from foundations, shredded [...]

2019-03-04T16:02:38+00:00March 4th, 2019|

Atlas Air confirms 3 deaths in Houston 767 crash, 2 bodies recovered

By Daniel Uria  (2) Investigation Under Way After Plane Crashes In Trinity Bay With 3 People Aboard CBS Dallas-Fort Worth Feb. 24 (UPI) -- The operator of a Boeing 767 cargo jet that crashed near Houston confirmed Sunday that all three people onboard died. Atlas Air Worldwide issued a statement announcing the three people onboard Atlas Air [...]

2019-02-25T15:00:54+00:00February 25th, 2019|

Police: Patriots owner Robert Kraft charged with soliciting prostitutes

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft (R) hoists the Vince Lombardi trophy after the Patriots defeated the Los Angeles Rams 13-3 in Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta on February 3. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI | License Photo Feb. 22 (UPI) -- Billionaire New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is being charged with two counts of soliciting a prostitute in Florida as [...]

2019-02-23T14:59:14+00:00February 23rd, 2019|

IRS analyst charged with leaking Michael Cohen’s bank records

An IRS analyst was charged with unlawfully releasing Michael Cohen's bank records last year. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo Feb. 21 (UPI) -- Federal prosecutors charged an Internal Revenue Service analyst for leaking confidential bank records belonging to President Donald Trump's former attorney Michael Cohen, the Department of Justice said Thursday. John C. Fry, 54, was charged with [...]

2019-02-22T03:19:16+00:00February 22nd, 2019|

Pea-sized pill delivers insulin shot from inside the stomach

This undated photo provided by researchers in February 2019 shows the components of swallowable self-righting device which can inject drugs from inside the stomach. The new invention, reported Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, by an MIT-led research team, has been tested only in animals so far. But if it pans out, it might offer a work-around [...]

2019-02-10T03:05:42+00:00February 10th, 2019|

1 deputy killed, another wounded in 12-hour standoff in Ohio

In this image made from a video provided by FOX19Now.com lights illuminate police vehicles as authorities respond to a standoff at an apartment complex in Ohio, about 20 miles east of Cincinnati on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019. (FOX19Now.com via AP) BATAVIA, Ohio (AP) — A sheriff’s deputy was shot and killed during a 12-hour standoff [...]

2019-02-03T19:04:55+00:00February 3rd, 2019|