North Korea warns U.S. with ‘Christmas gift’ message

By Elizabeth Shim  (0) North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (C) cuts a ribbon to open a Township of Samjiyon County in a photo from KCNA published Monday. Photo by KCNA/EPA-EF Dec. 3 (UPI) -- North Korea warned it could send an undesirable "Christmas gift" to the United States if Washington does not deliver a new approach [...]

2019-12-03T16:10:28+00:00December 3rd, 2019|

Supreme Court to take up Second Amendment argument on NYC gun law

By Daniel Uria  (1) The Supreme Court will weigh in on a New York City gun law Monday, taking up a Second Amendment case for the first time in a decade. File Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI | License Photo Dec. 1 (UPI) -- The Supreme Court will weigh in on Second Amendment rights for the first time in about [...]

2019-12-02T15:57:37+00:00December 2nd, 2019|

Trump heads to London for NATO summit amid tensions

By Darryl Coote  (0) U.S. President Donald Trump (R) and Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson (L) pose as they arrive for a bilateral meeting during the G7 summit in Biarritz, France, in August. Photo by Dylan Marinez/EPA-EFE Dec. 2 (UPI) -- U.S. President Donald Trump is set to attend NATO's annual summit this week in London amid tensions [...]

2019-12-02T15:50:57+00:00December 2nd, 2019|

Shoppers spend $7.4 billion online during Black Friday sales

By Christen McCurdy  (0) Shoppers holding bags from retail stores walk by discount Black Friday signs in Herald Square on Black Friday in New York City on Friday, November 29, 2019. Online retailers were the big winners Friday, bringing $7.4 billion in sales, but while some traditional retailers have struggled to adapt to customers' shifting [...]

2019-12-01T15:47:01+00:00December 1st, 2019|

Eleven injured in shooting in New Orleans’ French Quarter

By Allen Cone  (0) Dec. 1 (UPI) -- Eleven people were injured, including two critically, in a shooting early Sunday on the edge of New Orleans' French Quarter, police said. The gunfire broke out on Canal Street just before 3:30 a.m., NOLA.com reported. The area is near Bourbon Street, which is popular for tourists. The events included Southern's [...]

2019-12-01T15:34:21+00:00December 1st, 2019|

Texas family of 5 among 7 people killed in Canadian plane crash

By Darryl Coote  (0) Investigators of the Transportation Safety Board of Canada arrived at the crash site of a U.S.-registered plane on Thursday. Photo courtesy of the Transporation Safety Board of Canada/Flickr Nov. 28 (UPI) -- A family of five from Houston, Texas, were among seven people killed in a small plane crash in Ontario, Canada, [...]

2019-11-29T13:06:01+00:00November 29th, 2019|

Navy drops review of 3 SEALs linked to Eddie Gallagher

By Darryl Coote  (1) Nov. 28 (UPI) -- The U.S. Navy has decided to drop a review of three SEALs who could have been expelled from the force in connection to war crimes committed by Chief Petty Officer Edward Gallagher. Acting Navy Secretary Thomas B. Modly said in a statement Wednesday that he directed the chief of [...]

2019-11-29T13:00:36+00:00November 29th, 2019|

Trump signs bipartisan federal animal cruelty bill into law

By Darryl Coote  (2) U.S. President Donald Trump holds up H.R. 724, the Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture Act, after signing it during a ceremony in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, D.C., on Monday. Photo by Michael Reynolds/UPI | License Photo Nov. 26 (UPI) -- U.S. President Donald Trump has signed a bipartisan bill into [...]

2019-11-27T00:42:33+00:00November 27th, 2019|

Violation of airspace that prompted White House lockdown was…

By Clyde Hughes & Daniel Uria  (0) A Secret Service agent patrols outside the White House during a lockdown Tuesday, which was initiated by an aircraft that violated secure airspace over the executive residence. Photo by Kevin Dietsch | License Photo Nov. 26 (UPI) -- A reported airspace violation that resulted in a lockdown of the White [...]

2019-11-27T00:38:13+00:00November 27th, 2019|

Four injured in explosion at Dippin’ Dots factory in Kentucky

By Christen McCurdy  (0) Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Four employees of the Dippin' Dots ice cream production facility were hurt in an explosion at the factory in Paducah, Ky., on Friday night. One person is still in the hospital and another was released early Saturday morning, WPSD in Kentucky reported Saturday. Dippin' Dots Vice President of Administration [...]

2019-11-25T15:31:08+00:00November 25th, 2019|