July 21, 2014
WASHINGTON, July 21 (UPI) --A survey of voter rolls shows record-low voter turnout in 15 of the first 25 statewide primaries for this midterm election.
July 18, 2014
NEW YORK, July 18 (UPI) --An asthmatic 43-year-old father of six died while being choked by NYPD officers Thursday. His last words were "I can't breathe;" onlookers recorded video.
July 17, 2014
INDIANAPOLIS, July 17 (UPI) --A pit bull saved a 13-year-old deaf boy from a burning building Wednesday, waking the sleeping child to alert him to the danger of the fire roaring below.
July 16, 2014
SENECA, S.C., July 16 (UPI) --Residents in South Carolina awoke Sunday morning to find bags of candy left by the Ku Klux Klan as part of its thrice yearly "Night Ride" recruitment drive.
July 15, 2014
NORTH AUGUSTA, Fla., July 15 (UPI) --A South Carolina mom was arrested, jailed, and has lost custody after allowing her daughter to play in a park alone while she worked her shift at McDonald's.
July 14, 2014
FRUITLAND PARK, Fla., July 14 (UPI) --Two police officers in Fruitland Park, Florida are off the force after an FBI investigation exposed the men's ties to the Ku Klux Klan.
July 11, 2014
MADISONVILLE , Tenn., July 11 (UPI) --Tennessee arrests and charges first mother with in utero assault days after new law criminalizing drug use during pregnancy takes effect, ACLU set to challenge.
July 10, 2014
WASHINGTON, July 10 (UPI) --A federal judge ordered the IRS to explain what happened to the lost Lois Lerner emails under oath Thursday in response to Judicial Watch's FOIA lawsuit.
July 09, 2014
WASHINGTON, July 9 (UPI) --Chelsea Clinton has followed her parents into the public speaking business, commanding up to $75K an appearance, which she donates to the Clinton Foundation.
July 08, 2014
WASHINGTON, July 8 (UPI) --U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez told reporters Tuesday he'd like to punch lawmakers who say the long-term unemployed are jobless by choice.
July 07, 2014
LONDON, July 7 (UPI) --The BBC released an internal report today stating it will no longer give airtime to climate change deniers in order to provide more accurate science coverage.
July 04, 2014
WASHINGTON, July 4 (UPI) --Hillary Clinton said she was "bewildered and confused" by the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby ruling, and claimed her speaking fees are helping income inequality.
July 03, 2014
BURLINGTON, Vt., July 3 (UPI) --A "knit-in" protest in South Burlington, Vermont was broken up by police Wednesday, ending with one arrest and several trespassing notices.
July 02, 2014
MINNEAPOLIS, July 2 (UPI) --Target announced its new no-gun policy Wednesday, requesting guests not bring firearms into its retail stores even when permitted by local law.
July 01, 2014
WASHINGTON, July 1 (UPI) --The U.S. Navy promoted Michelle Howard to four star admiral Monday, making her the first female to hold the rank.