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FCC's proposed net neutrality rules allow service providers to charge for 'fast lanes'

FCC's proposed net neutrality rules allow service providers to charge for 'fast lanes'

WASHINGTON, April 24 (UPI) -- The FCC said Wednesday it would propose new rules that allow service providers to charge companies a premium for access to their fastest lanes on the Internet.
Ananth Baliga
3 Americans killed in Afghan hospital

3 Americans killed in Afghan hospital

KABUL, Afghanistan, April 24 (UPI) -- Three Americans were killed Thursday when a policeman working at CURE hospital in Kabul shot them. The gunman shot himself but survived, now in police custody.
JC Finley
Two former Los Angeles deputies accused of planting guns to justify marijuana arrests

Two former Los Angeles deputies accused of planting guns to justify marijuana arrests

LOS ANGELES, April 24 (UPI) -- Former L.A. deputies Julio Cesar Martinez and Anthony Manuel Paez accused of planting guns during medical marijuana dispensary arrests in 2011.
Evan Bleier
Solar power 'up and coming,' EIA says

Solar power 'up and coming,' EIA says

WASHINGTON, April 24 (UPI) -- Solar power now accounts for more than 1 percent of the total capacity of the U.S. electrical grid, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said.
Daniel J. Graeber
GE in talks to buy French engineering company Alstom

GE in talks to buy French engineering company Alstom

FAIRFIELD , Conn., April 24 (UPI) -- General Electric is in talks to buy French company Alstom, which builds trains and power pants, in what could be GE's largest acquisition ever.
Ananth Baliga
Bradley Manning granted right to change first name to Chelsea

Bradley Manning granted right to change first name to Chelsea

LEAVENWORTH, Kan., April 23 (UPI) -- The soldier convicted as Bradley Manning of giving classified documents to Wikileaks can legally call herself Chelsea Manning, a Kansas judge said Wednesday.
Frances Burns
3,000 types of bacteria found on U.S. $1 bills

3,000 types of bacteria found on U.S. $1 bills

NEW YORK, April 23 (UPI) -- Researchers at the New York University's Dirty Money Project analyzed DNA on $1 bills and found some 3,000 types of bacteria.
Alex Cukan
South Korean ferry accident death toll rises to 152; 150 still missing

South Korean ferry accident death toll rises to 152; 150 still missing

SEOUL, April 23 (UPI) -- Divers continued their search and recovery for bodies of passengers aboard the capsized ferry off the coast of South Korea.
JC Finley
Al-Qaida's chief bomb maker believed killed in Yemeni attack

Al-Qaida's chief bomb maker believed killed in Yemeni attack

SANAA, Yemen, April 23 (UPI) -- Al-Qaida bomb maker Ibrahim al-asiri is believed to be among those killed in an assauat by U.S. drones and Yemeni troops in Yemen.
Ed Adamczyk
WWE legend Stone Cold Steve Austin comes out in support of gay marriage

WWE legend Stone Cold Steve Austin comes out in support of gay marriage

HOLLYWOOD, April 24 (UPI) -- Stone Cold Steve Austin said that he is a supporter of same-sex marriage during a profanity-laced segment on his podcast.
Evan Bleier
Mayor Rob Ford turns down beer bet on outcome of Raptors/Nets playoff series

Mayor Rob Ford turns down beer bet on outcome of Raptors/Nets playoff series

TORONTO, April 23 (UPI) -- Toronto Mayor Rob Ford turns down Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams' offer to bet a six-pack from Brooklyn Brewery on Raptors/Nets playoff series.
Evan Bleier
Barbie to receive her own film franchise

Barbie to receive her own film franchise

LOS ANGELES, April 23 (UPI) -- Sony Pictures and Mattel have teamed up to give eternal blonde Barbie her own series of live-action movies.
Annie Martin
NRA stops public opposition of domestic violence gun law

NRA stops public opposition of domestic violence gun law

WASHINGTON, April 23 (UPI) -- The National Rifle Association has decided to stop publicly opposing a law that would require those accused of domestic violence to surrender their guns.
Aileen Graef
Russian FM Lavrov threatens response if interests in Ukraine attacked

Russian FM Lavrov threatens response if interests in Ukraine attacked

MOSCOW, April 23 (UPI) -- Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov warned Wednesday that an attack on ethnic Russians in Ukraine is an attack on Russia, and merits a response.
JC Finley
Australian officials discover 'object of interest' during MH370 search

Australian officials discover 'object of interest' during MH370 search

AUGUSTA, Australia, April 23 (UPI) -- Australian officials discover "object of interest" during MH370 search that appears to be a piece of sheet metal covered with rivets.
Evan Bleier
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