Gang of teens attack Susan Boyle with rocks, fire

June 26 (UPI) -- Teenagers attacked singer Susan Boyle with rocks and insults on separate occassions as the 56-year-old singer was riding a bus...

Striker Costa hard to replace at Chelsea, says Lampard | Reuters

Premier League champions Chelsea will find it difficult to replace influential striker Diego Costa if he departs in the current transfer window, club legend...

Australia to seek greater powers on encrypted messaging at ‘Five eyes’...

SYDNEY Australia said on Sunday it will push for greater powers to tackle the use of encrypted messaging services used by terrorists and criminals...

Plane crashes into vacant Fort Myers, Fla., daycare, killing one

June 24 (UPI) -- A single-engine plane crashed into an empty daycare Saturday in southwest Florida, killing one person, Lee County Sheriffs officials said. The...

Germany’s Merck gets EU backing for oral MS drug | Reuters

(This June 23 story corrects second paragraph to show that the recommendation is to approve the relapsing forms, not the relapsing-remitting form of...

Rafael unveils Drone Dome anti-drone system

June 23 (UPI) -- A radar and laser beam system for detecting and destroying drones has been unveiled at the Paris Air Show by...

On This Day in History – June 25th – Almanac

Today is Sunday, June 25, the 176th day of 2017 with 189 to follow. The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Saturn, Neptune, Venus, Uranus,...

Saudi Arabia, other Gulf countries declare Sunday start of Eid al-Fitr

June 24 (UPI) -- Authorities in Saudi Arabia on Saturday declared Eid al-Fitr, the holiday to mark the end of the Islamic holy month...

Washington Capitals sign T.J. Oshie to eight-year contract

Washington Capitals right wing T.J. Oshie signed an eight-year, $46 million contract, the team announced on Friday. Oshie recorded career highs in goals (33)...

Seismic surveys responsible for high zooplankton mortality rates

June 23 (UPI) -- Seismic surveys carried out by the oil and gas industry are causing high mortality rates among zooplankton, according to new...

Air Force Thunderbird F-16 crashes after practice for Ohio air show

June 23 (UPI) -- A U.S. Air Force pilot and tactical maintenance worker were hospitalized Friday after a fighter jet crashed at an airport...

Mammogram decision hinges on patient, doctor talk, ob-gyn group says

FRIDAY, June 23, 2017 -- As the debate continues about the best time for mammograms, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, or ACOG,...

Arete Associates receives mine detection contract for Littoral Combat Ship

June 23 (UPI) -- Arete Associates is being awarded a $8.5 million contract for the production of AN/DVS-1 Coastal Battlefield Reconnaissance and Analysis subassemblies. The...

Landslide buries mountain village in SW China, fears for 141 people |...

BEIJING Fears grew for 141 people missing in China after a landslide buried their mountain village in southwestern Sichuan province on Saturday, with reports...

More than 400 Korean War-era U.S. soldiers identified

June 23 (UPI) -- The remains of 409 U.S. soldiers who fought in the 1950-53 Korean War have been identified, ahead of the 67th...

Svitolina suffers injury scare ahead of Wimbledon | Reuters

World number five Elina Svitolina has expressed fears that a foot injury that contributed to her Aegon Classic defeat to Italian Camila Giorgi in...

Facebook launches UK initiative to counter online extremist material | Reuters

Facebook Inc is launching a UK program to train and fund local organizations to combat extremist material online, as internet companies attempt to clamp...

Boeing to cut jobs where Trump gave speech promising more jobs

June 23 (UPI) -- Boeing announced it will cut 200 jobs at its South Carolina plant where President Donald Trump gave a jobs speech...