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Burkina Faso president resigns amid unrest

Burkina Faso president resigns amid unrest

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- Blaise Compaore, president of Burkina Faso, announced his resignation Friday amid violent unrest.
JC Finley
Iraq's Kurdish Peshmerga arrive in Kobane, Syria to help fight Islamic State

Iraq's Kurdish Peshmerga arrive in Kobane, Syria to help fight Islamic State

KOBANE, Syria, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- Iraq's Kurdish Peshmerga officers began crossing into Syria on Thursday to help defend the embattled Syrian border town of Kobane from Islamic State takeover.
JC Finley
Russia-backed rebels increase attacks in Ukraine

Russia-backed rebels increase attacks in Ukraine

KIEV, Ukraine, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- Ukraine's security council has observed an increase in Russian-backed separatist fighting in eastern Ukraine.
JC Finley
Costa Rica's Turrialba volcano erupts

Costa Rica's Turrialba volcano erupts

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- Costa Rica's Turrialba volcano northeast of Cartago province erupted Wednesday night, prompting emergency alerts and evacuations.
JC Finley
EU declares relief with Ukrainian gas agreement

EU declares relief with Ukrainian gas agreement

BRUSSELS, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- Political responsibility and economic sense have prevailed with the signing of a gas deal between Russia and Ukraine, the European Commission president said.
Daniel J. Graeber
Ex-Navy SEAL probed over bin Laden revelations

Ex-Navy SEAL probed over bin Laden revelations

WASHINGTON, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- Just as one former Navy SEAL is about to reveal himself as Osama bin Laden's killer, another is being investigated for possibly spilling classified secrets.
Mary Papenfuss
Suspected Pennsylvania cop killer Eric Frein nabbed

Suspected Pennsylvania cop killer Eric Frein nabbed

SWIFTWATER, Pa., Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Survivalist Eric Frein captured in a hangar at Pocono Mountain Airport.
Mary Papenfuss
Brittany Maynard: I'm not yet ready to die

Brittany Maynard: I'm not yet ready to die

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Brittany Maynard, the newlywed with terminal brain cancer who planned to end her life this weekend, has decided she's not yet ready to die.
Gabrielle Levy
Controversial cartoon depicts Netanyahu as 9/11 pilot

Controversial cartoon depicts Netanyahu as 9/11 pilot

TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- A cartoon depicting Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu piloting a plane toward a tower flying the U.S. flag, evoking the 9/11 attacks, incited controversy Thursday.
JC Sevcik
Google working on pill to detect cancer

Google working on pill to detect cancer

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Google X, the experimental wing of the tech conglomerate, is trying to build a pill that can detect cancer in its earliest stages.
Brooks Hays
Raytheon supplying Japan with Phalanx upgrade kits

Raytheon supplying Japan with Phalanx upgrade kits

PARIS, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- A $200 million multi-year contract has been awarded to Raytheon to provide Japan with upgrade kits and other equipment for the Phalanx Close-In Weapons System.
Richard Tomkins
Russia completes helicopter deliveries to Afghanistan

Russia completes helicopter deliveries to Afghanistan

MOSCOW, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Russia's Rosoboronexport has completed its delivery of 63 Mi-17V-5 military-transport helicopters to the Afghan National Army.
Richard Tomkins
Sweden recognizes Palestinian state

Sweden recognizes Palestinian state

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Sweden officially recognized the Palestinian state Thursday, calling it a crucial step in encouraging other countries to do so.
Ed Adamczyk
Hawaii lava update: 100 feet from home, National Guard deployed

Hawaii lava update: 100 feet from home, National Guard deployed

PAHOA, Hawaii, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- The Hawaii National Guard will deploy 80 soldiers and airmen to help maintain calm as the threat of the Kilauea lava flow to Pahoa homes becomes imminent.
Gabrielle Levy
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