President-elect Obama visits soldiers at Walter Reed in Washington
Security personnel stand at the entrance of Walter Reed Army Medical Center where President-elect Barack Obama is visiting with wounded soldiers in Washington on January 19, 2009. (UPI Photo/Joshua Roberts/POOL)
United Press International is a leading provider of news, photos and information to millions of readers around the globe via UPI.com and its licensing services.
With a history of reliable reporting dating back to 1907, today's UPI is a credible source for the most important stories of the day, continually updated - a one-stop site for U.S. and world news, as well as entertainment, trends, science, health and stunning photography. UPI also provides insightful reports on key topics of geopolitical importance, including energy and security.