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New Islamic State video threatens U.S. with 'Flames of War'

New Islamic State video threatens U.S. with 'Flames of War'

WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- The Islamic State (IS) released a video threatening U.S. President Barack Obama and the U.S. with impending war.
Aileen Graef
Martian meteorite proof that Mars could host life

Martian meteorite proof that Mars could host life

MANCHESTER, England, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Scientists say a cavity inside a Martian meteorite once held water, further evidence the Mars has all the ingredients for life.
Brooks Hays
Occupy Wall Street celebrates 3-year anniversary by forgiving $4 million of student debt

Occupy Wall Street celebrates 3-year anniversary by forgiving $4 million of student debt

NEW YORK, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Three years after Occupy Wall Street popularized the term "the 99 percent," the movement is celebrating its anniversary by helping eliminate student loan debt.
Matt Bradwell
20 reported dead in Yemen fighting

20 reported dead in Yemen fighting

SANAA, Yemen, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- At least 20 people were killed as Shiite Houthi rebels took control of a suburb of Sanaa, Yemen, Wednesday in clashes with government troops.
Ed Adamczyk
1.4 tons of contaminated cheese stolen

1.4 tons of contaminated cheese stolen

VADUZ, Liechtenstein, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Liechtenstein food inspection authorities said 1.4 tons of Alp Sucka cheese stolen from a storage area were contaminated with a dangerous bacteria.
Ben Hooper
Climate change, sea level rise threaten national monuments

Climate change, sea level rise threaten national monuments

WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- By the middle of the 21st century, the National Mall and the many national monuments that surround it could routinely be underwater as a result of rising seas.
Brooks Hays
Swiss government: Vegan diet bad for kids

Swiss government: Vegan diet bad for kids

BERN, Switzerland, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Switzerland's public health office is warning the country's vegans that their dietary choices "can cause serious harm" to young children.
Ben Hooper
Former PM Gordon Brown on Scottish separatists: 'This is not their flag, their country'

Former PM Gordon Brown on Scottish separatists: 'This is not their flag, their country'

GLASGOW, Scotland, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown urged his fellow Scots to vote to remain part of the United Kingdom in Thursday's independence referendum.
Matt Bradwell
Russian troop surge in Crimea 'priority task,' says defense minister

Russian troop surge in Crimea 'priority task,' says defense minister

MOSCOW, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu said Tuesday that a troop surge in Ukraine's Crimea Peninsula is a "top priority."
JC Finley
Calf with third eye hailed as incarnation of Shiva

Calf with third eye hailed as incarnation of Shiva

CHENNAI, India, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- A three-eyed calf born two weeks ago in an Indian village is being treated by some Hindus as an incarnation of the deity Shiva.
Ben Hooper
Dozens of children die in Syria after tainted vaccines

Dozens of children die in Syria after tainted vaccines

ALEPPO, Syria, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- At least 36 children are dead after receiving tainted measles vaccines at U.N. clinics Monday night in the rebel-held region of Syria.
Aileen Graef
Afghanistan's central government in 'critical' financial crisis

Afghanistan's central government in 'critical' financial crisis

KABUL, Afghanistan, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Afghanistan's central government is in "critical" financial crisis, according to a senior Afghan Fiance Ministry official.
JC Finley
Video: Bear cools off in California pool

Video: Bear cools off in California pool

SIERRA MADRE, Calif., Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Residents of a Southern California home captured video of a bear taking a 15-minute dip in their pool to cool off from the weekend heat.
Ben Hooper
American man detained by South Korean marines

American man detained by South Korean marines

SEOUL, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- An American man has been detained on the bank of the Han River by South Korean marines.
Heather Records
Vikings exempt Adrian Peterson until child abuse allegations resolved, not suspended but can't play

Vikings exempt Adrian Peterson until child abuse allegations resolved, not suspended but can't play

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Adrian Peterson is indefinitely banned from all team activities after being placed on the Exempt/Commissioner's Permission list.
Matt Bradwell
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