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Passenger plane crashes in Taiwan; at least 45 dead

Passenger plane crashes in Taiwan; at least 45 dead

TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 23 (UPI) --TransAsia Airways Flight GE222 crashed Wednesday evening while attempting to land at Magong airport on one of Taiwan's Penghu Islands.
JC Finley
GM's woes continue with recall of more than 717,000 cars

GM's woes continue with recall of more than 717,000 cars

DETROIT, July 23 (UPI) --General Motors issued six new recalls involving 717,950 U.S. vehicles across several models including Camaros and Cadillacs for various mechanical flaws.
Ananth Baliga
New dog study suggests animals get jealous, too

New dog study suggests animals get jealous, too

SAN DIEGO, July 23 (UPI) --A new study of dog behavior showed that jealousy isn't a trait unique to humans -- but likely has animal origins.
Brooks Hays
U.S. applauds Idonesia's free and fair elections, losing candidate claims corruption

U.S. applauds Idonesia's free and fair elections, losing candidate claims corruption

JAKARTA, July 23 (UPI) --Indonesian former Army Gen. Prabowo Subianto said he will appeal Tuesday's presidential election results that announced his opponent, Joko Widodo, the winner.
JC Finley
GAO undercover sting signs up fake people on Obamacare

GAO undercover sting signs up fake people on Obamacare

WASHINGTON, July 23 (UPI) --A new report found it possible to use fake information to register and qualify for subsidized insurance on the federal healthcare exchange.
Gabrielle Levy
Pocket-sized aerial surveillance system under development

Pocket-sized aerial surveillance system under development

NATICK, Mass., July 23 (UPI) --Dismounted U.S. troops in difficult environments could soon use a palm-sized sensor system for better situational awareness.
Richard Tomkins
FAA extends ban on American carriers' travel to Israel

FAA extends ban on American carriers' travel to Israel

WASHINGTON, July 23 (UPI) --The FAA announced Wednesday an extended travel ban on U.S. carriers flying to and from Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion International Airport for 24 more hours.
JC Finley
'Guns are welcome' sign at Tennessee restaurant causing business to shoot up

'Guns are welcome' sign at Tennessee restaurant causing business to shoot up

MARYVILLE, Tenn., July 23 (UPI) --The owner of Shiloh Brew and Chew, Sharma Floyd, wants customers to feel welcome to bring guns into her establishment so she put up a "Guns are Welcome" sign.
Evan Bleier
Johann Breyer, accused Nazi living in Philly, dies while judge orders extradition

Johann Breyer, accused Nazi living in Philly, dies while judge orders extradition

PHILADELPHIA, July 23 (UPI) --A Phila. man accused of Nazi war crimes while he was a prison guard at Auschwitz died Wednesday, just hours after a judge ordered his extradition to Germany.
Matt Bradwell
France still building aircraft carriers for Russia

France still building aircraft carriers for Russia

PARIS, July 23 (UPI) --Despite increasing economic sanctions on Russia, France is continuing to build two aircraft carriers for Russia.
Ed Adamczyk
Supreme Court allows Arizona execution to proceed

Supreme Court allows Arizona execution to proceed

WASHINGTON, July 23 (UPI) --The U.S. Supreme Court has lifted a stay on an Arizona execution, allowing the state to put Joseph Wood to death by lethal injection Wednesday.
Frances Burns
U.N.: Israeli actions in Gaza may be war crimes

U.N.: Israeli actions in Gaza may be war crimes

UNITED NATIONS, July 23 (UPI) --Israel's military actions in Gaza could amount to war crimes, Navi Pillay, the United Nations' top human rights official, told the Human Rights Council.
Ed Adamczyk
U.S. analysts: Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 possibly shot down by 'mistake'

U.S. analysts: Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 possibly shot down by 'mistake'

WASHINGTON, July 23 (UPI) --Analysis by U.S. intelligence agencies confirms the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was likely a mistake on the part of separatists in Ukraine.
Ed Adamczyk
4,000-foot Geico ad falls from plane onto San Francisco woman's house

4,000-foot Geico ad falls from plane onto San Francisco woman's house

FREMONT, Calif., July 23 (UPI) --A large Geico banner meant to be displayed over San Francisco detached from the plane dragging it, falling onto an unsuspecting woman's Fremont home Monday.
Matt Bradwell
Marine veteran gets locked in Florida VA clinic and calls 911

Marine veteran gets locked in Florida VA clinic and calls 911

ORANGE CITY, Fla., July 23 (UPI) --Marine veteran Jeff Duck called 911 Monday after he went to a VA clinic in Florida and was left in a room waiting for the doctor.
Evan Bleier




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