College-bound football player among 3 shot dead in

By Don Johnson  (0) Police Identified Stephen Nicholas Broderick, 41, as the suspect in a shooting Sunday that killed two women and a man in Austin, Texas. Photo courtesy Austin Police Department April 19 (UPI) -- Police arrested a former law enforcement officer on Monday who they say is suspected of killing three people in Austin, [...]

2021-04-19T18:29:06+00:00April 19th, 2021|

Gunman in hospital after killing 10 at grocery store

By UPI Staff  (0) Police and officials investigate the scene of a mass shooting at the King Soopers supermarket in Boulder, Colo., on Monday evening. Photo by Brendan Davis/EPA-EFE March 23 (UPI) -- Authorities in Boulder, Colo., are looking into the background of the man who fatally shot 10 people, including a police officer, inside a [...]

2021-03-23T15:08:45+00:00March 23rd, 2021|

Biden: U.S. to administer 100M vaccine doses by Friday

President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the state of COVID-19 vaccinations in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., on Thursday. Photo by Michael Reynolds/UPI | March 18 (UPI) -- President Joe Biden said Thursday the United States is poised to administer his goal of 100 million COVID-19 vaccine doses into Americans' arms this week, more than [...]

2021-03-19T01:46:56+00:00March 19th, 2021|

Cuomo ‘truly sorry’ if words ‘misinterpreted,’ wants investigation

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo holds a briefing related to COVID-19 in New York City on September 8. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo Feb. 28 (UPI) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Sunday he was "truly sorry" if "some of the things I have said have been misinterpreted as an unwanted flirtation," after earlier in [...]

2021-03-01T14:42:02+00:00March 1st, 2021|

FCC votes to give households up to $75 monthly discounts for Internet

Feb. 26 (UPI) -- The Federal Communications Commission voted Friday to establish a program to offer qualified households up to a $75 monthly benefit toward broadband Internet access during the pandemic. The so-called Emergency Broadband Benefit Program is expected to be implemented within 60 days.   "This $3.2 billion program was designed to lower the cost [...]

2021-03-01T14:28:12+00:00March 1st, 2021|

Police: Tiger Woods won’t face charges over vehicle crash

By Darryl Coote  (0) The median on Hawthorne Blvd. that golf legend Tiger Woods crossed before rolling his car in Rolling Hills Estates as seen on Wednesday. Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI | License Photo Feb. 25 (UPI) -- Authorities in Los Angeles said they will not pursue charges against golf legend Tiger Woods after he was involved in a [...]

2021-02-25T17:55:31+00:00February 25th, 2021|

Tennessee man shot and killed after ‘prank’ robbery goes wrong

By Christen McCurdy  (2) A 20-year-old Tennessee man died Friday conducting a "prank" robbery in the parking lot of a Nashville trampoline park. Image via Google Maps Feb. 6 (UPI) -- A Tennessee man was shot and killed Friday night after a "prank" robbery went wrong, police said. The Metro Nashville Police Department is investigating a claim [...]

2021-02-08T02:20:27+00:00February 8th, 2021|

Former Secretary of State George Shultz dies at age 100

Former U.S. Secretary of State George P. Shultz died at his home on the Stanford University Campus in California on Saturday. He was 100 years old. File Photo by Molly Riley/UPI  | License Photo Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Secretary of State George P. Shultz died on Saturday, the Hoover Institution at Stanford University said. He [...]

2021-02-08T02:16:55+00:00February 8th, 2021|

Oregon becomes 1st state to decriminalize cocaine, heroin, meth, other drugs

By Clyde Hughes  (0) The state of Oregon on Monday officially decriminalized possession of small amounts of virtually all street drugs, including cocaine and heroin. File Photo by Stevepb/Pixabay Feb. 1 (UPI) -- Oregon on Monday became the first state in the country to decriminalize virtually all illicit drugs -- including the hard varieties like methamphetamine, [...]

2021-02-01T16:22:14+00:00February 1st, 2021|

Justice Department expects sedition charges, 20-year sentences

By Danielle Haynes  (0) Steven D'Antuono, head of the FBI Washington field office (L) and Michael Sherwin, acting U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia, participate in a news conference at the U.S. Department of Justice in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday. Pool Photo by Sarah Silbiger/UPI | License Photo Jan. 12 (UPI) -- U.S. Justice Department officials [...]

2021-01-13T16:00:21+00:00January 13th, 2021|
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