facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
Collections
More News
WHO removes staff from Sierra Leone Ebola center amid infection concerns

WHO removes staff from Sierra Leone Ebola center amid infection concerns

GENEVA, Switzerland, Aug. 27 (UPI) --The World Health Organization announced Tuesday it is temporarily withdrawing staff from an Ebola center in Sierra Leone, after a worker became infected.
JC Finley
Minnesota National Guard facility getting solar power array

Minnesota National Guard facility getting solar power array

LITTLE FALLS, Minn., Aug. 27 (UPI) --Solar Power is to be produced at a Minnesota National Guard facility under a memorandum of understanding with Minnesota Power, in a $25 million project.
Richard J. Tomkins
Nigeria closes school amid Ebola outbreak

Nigeria closes school amid Ebola outbreak

LAGOS, Nigeria, Aug. 27 (UPI) --Nigeria delayed the opening of its schools, scheduled for Monday, to prevent the spread of the Ebola virus.
Ed Adamczyk
Quake in Iceland stirs fear of volcanic eruption

Quake in Iceland stirs fear of volcanic eruption

REYKJAVIK, Iceland, Aug. 27 (UPI) --A 4.5 magnitude earthquake in Iceland early Wednesday, the latest in a series of quakes, added to concerns a volcanic eruption is imminent.
Ed Adamczyk
Speed, dangerous road factors in crash that killed 5

Speed, dangerous road factors in crash that killed 5

NORTH BABYLON, N.Y., Aug. 27 (UPI) --Family and friends are mourning five people including three children killed in a fiery crash on New York's Southern State Parkway on Saturday night.
Gabrielle Levy
U.S. military jet crash lands in rural Virginia

U.S. military jet crash lands in rural Virginia

DEERFIELD, Va., Aug. 27 (UPI) --A U.S. military jet, believed to be a Massachusetts Air National Guard F-15C fighter, crash landed in Deerfield, Virginia, on Wednesday morning.
JC Finley
Colombia releases notorious hitman 'Popeye'

Colombia releases notorious hitman 'Popeye'

BOGOTA, Aug. 27 (UPI) --Colombia released Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar's top hitman Tuesday after serving 22 years of a 30-year sentence.
Aileen Graef
Syria committing war crimes, U.N. says

Syria committing war crimes, U.N. says

UNITED NATIONS, Aug. 27 (UPI) --Armies loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad targeted civilians in what a United Nations report, published Wednesday, called crimes against humanity.
Ed Adamczyk
Kurds claim win in latest oil row

Kurds claim win in latest oil row

ERBIL, Iraq, Aug. 27 (UPI) --A Texas court ruling to dismiss an order to seize Kurdish oil parked off the U.S. coast should give potential buyers confidence, the Kurdish government said.
Daniel J. Graeber
Following talks with Poroshenko, Putin insists Russia has no role in Ukraine cease-fire

Following talks with Poroshenko, Putin insists Russia has no role in Ukraine cease-fire

MINSK, Belarus, Aug. 27 (UPI) --Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko met Tuesday in Minsk to discuss the ongoing crisis in eastern Ukraine.
JC Finley
Medal of Honor to be awarded to Civil War soldier

Medal of Honor to be awarded to Civil War soldier

WASHINGTON, Aug. 27 (UPI) --President Obama will award the Medal of Honor to an unusual recipient next month: Civil War Union soldier Alonzo H. Cushing.
Gabrielle Levy
New gas demand price driver, forecast shows

New gas demand price driver, forecast shows

WASHINGTON, Aug. 27 (UPI) --Emerging and recovering demand for natural gas in North American could translate to an end to the era of cheap energy resources, a forecast shows.
Daniel J. Graeber
Russia to take rubles, yuan for oil

Russia to take rubles, yuan for oil

MOSCOW, Aug. 27 (UPI) --Russian oil company Gazprom Neft said it agreed Wednesday to accept rubles and the Chinese yuan for crude oil deliveries.
Daniel J. Graeber
North Dakota gets more gas processing capacity

North Dakota gets more gas processing capacity

OKLAHOMA CITY, Aug. 27 (UPI) --Energy company ONEOK Partners said it started operations at a gas processing plant in North Dakota capacity of processing 100 million cubic feet per day.
Daniel J. Graeber
Texas oil production up 25 percent from 2013

Texas oil production up 25 percent from 2013

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 27 (UPI) --Texas oil production in July increased more than 25 percent year-on-year, the state government said.
Daniel J. Graeber
Prev
Page 1 of 40
Trending News
More Collections
2014: Swim Week Miami Beach
2014: Swim Week Miami Beach
2014: Celebrity Families
2014: Celebrity Families
2014: Celebrity Breakups and divorces
2014: Celebrity Breakups and divorces
2013: NFL cheerleaders
2013: NFL cheerleaders
Notable deaths of 2014
Notable deaths of 2014
PETA's Veggie Dog Giveaway in D.C.
PETA's Veggie Dog Giveaway in D.C.
American restaurants in China
American restaurants in China
Nadaam festival in Mongolia
Nadaam festival in Mongolia
2014: Paris Fashion Week
2014: Paris Fashion Week
Most Popular
1
Medal of Honor to be awarded to Civil War soldier
2
Firing range instructor shot by 9-year-old girl dies
3
Colombia releases notorious hitman 'Popeye'
4
Bodies of missing family found in Oregon lake
5
California man Douglas McCain killed fighting alongside Islamic State in Syria
Video
x
Feedback