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Saudis seek Patriot PAC-3 air defense systems

Saudis seek Patriot PAC-3 air defense systems

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Saudi Arabia is seeking hundreds of Patriot Air Defense Systems worth up to $1.750 billion through the U.S. Foreign Military Sales program.
Richard Tomkins
Justice Dept. not expected to charge Zimmerman

Justice Dept. not expected to charge Zimmerman

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- George Zimmerman is not expected to be charged by the Justice Department for the 2012 shooting of Trayvon Martin, despite the racial implications.
Aileen Graef
Man confesses to killing two British tourists in Thailand

Man confesses to killing two British tourists in Thailand

BANGKOK, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- A Myanmar man confessed Thursday to killing two British tourists on a beach in Thailand, police said.
Ed Adamczyk
Leaked note suggests jurors considering conviction in ongoing Blackwater trial

Leaked note suggests jurors considering conviction in ongoing Blackwater trial

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- A note written by jurors in the ongoing Blackwater Worldwide murder and manslaughter case suggests the jury is considering at least a manslaughter conviction.
Matt Bradwell
Czech Republic to acquire 3D mobile air defense radars

Czech Republic to acquire 3D mobile air defense radars

PRAGUE, Czech Republic, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- The Czech Republic plans to issue an international tender to acquire mobile air defense radars to replace obsolete Soviet-era systems.
Richard Tomkins
Boko Haram leader says in video he's still alive

Boko Haram leader says in video he's still alive

ABUJA, Nigeria, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau appeared in a new propaganda video released Thursday, dismissing Nigerian army claims he was killed last week.
Ed Adamczyk
Iran delays execution of woman accused of killing her rapist

Iran delays execution of woman accused of killing her rapist

TEHRAN, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- The Sept. 30 scheduled execution of an Iranian woman for allegedly killing her rapist has been postponed for 10 days.
JC Finley
Iran mulling oil swap with Russia

Iran mulling oil swap with Russia

TEHRAN, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- A trade official in Iran said the issue of oil swaps may be on the table along with refinery construction during possible talks with Russian investors.
Daniel J. Graeber
Calif. governor signs law to allow temporary gun seizures

Calif. governor signs law to allow temporary gun seizures

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- A new law in California that will allow courts to temporarily seize guns from people believed to be a threat was signed by Gov. Jerry Brown Tuesday.
Gabrielle Levy
Ownership, name change for Cassidian Optronics

Ownership, name change for Cassidian Optronics

UNTERSCHLEISSHEIM , Germany, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Airbus Defense and Space, major shareholder in Cassidian Optronics, purchased all remaining stock in the company, which will now be called Airbus DS Optronics.
Richard Tomkins
TransCanada spends $162 million on solar

TransCanada spends $162 million on solar

CALGARY, Alberta, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Canadian energy company TransCanada said Thursday it bought three solar power facilities in Ontario for a combined cost of $162 million.
Daniel J. Graeber
Gazprom Neft targets Siberian shale

Gazprom Neft targets Siberian shale

MOSCOW, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- A subsidiary of Russian oil company Gazprom Neft said Thursday it embarked on a new stage of assessing the shale oil potential in Western Siberia.
Daniel J. Graeber
Citing cost and corruption, Waldo, Florida votes to disband local police force

Citing cost and corruption, Waldo, Florida votes to disband local police force

WALDO, Fla., Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Waldo, Fla., a small town with a population just over 1,000, has voted to disband its police department after whistle-blowing officers exposed corruption.
Matt Bradwell
Joran van der Sloot is now a father

Joran van der Sloot is now a father

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Convicted killer Joran van der Sloot became a father Monday when his Peruvian wife gave birth to a baby girl.
Gabrielle Levy
Researchers believed to have found dungeon of Vlad the Impaler

Researchers believed to have found dungeon of Vlad the Impaler

TOKAT, Turkey, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Researchers in Turkey believe they have found the dungeons where Prince Vlad III, also known as Vlad the Impaler, was held in captivity in the 15th century.
Aileen Graef
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