November 20, 2014
TROY, Mich., Nov. 20 (UPI) --An epidemic of porcine diarrhea is responsible for a shortage in America's most popular holiday ham cut and the rising price of pork this season.
November 19, 2014
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 19 (UPI) --Legendary soul singer and Motown recording artist Jimmy Ruffin died Monday in Las Vegas.
November 18, 2014
OXFORD, England, Nov. 18 (UPI) --The Oxford English Dictionary announced 'vape' as the 2014 word of the year and shortlisted the words bae, budtender, and slacktivism.
November 18, 2014
SAN ANGELO, Texas, Nov. 18 (UPI) --An ambulance transporting a man with complaints of dizziness was stopped en route to the hospital because a Beagle was clinging to its running board.
November 14, 2014
EVANSTON, Ill., Nov. 14 (UPI) --A recent study concluded white people may possess a bias which causes them to imbue black people with superhuman qualities.
November 13, 2014
FERGUSON, Mo., Nov. 13 (UPI) --As Ferguson awaits a grand jury's decision on an indictment and the city prepares for protests, a lawyer for Brown's family called for calm and peace.
November 12, 2014
BEIJING, Nov. 12 (UPI) --The NOAA's National Weather Service systems were hacked by the Chinese in late September and the agency failed to make the information public.
November 11, 2014
BODEGA BAY, Calif., Nov. 11 (UPI) --A four-year-old boy fell more than 230-feet from a cliff face in California Monday night and lived, thanks to a quick rescue by the Bodega Bay Fire Department.
November 10, 2014
NEW YORK, Nov. 10 (UPI) --The NYPD announced it will no longer arrest people found in possession of a small amount of marijuana and will instead issue a summons to appear in court.
November 07, 2014
WASHINGTON, Nov. 7 (UPI) --President Barack Obama invited congressional leaders together for lunch at the White House to discuss bipartisan productivity and avoid legislative limbo.
November 06, 2014
SACRAMENTO, Nov. 6 (UPI) --A recently passed law in California will make condoms available in the state's prison system in an effort to reduce the spread of STDs among inmates.
November 05, 2014
MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 5 (UPI) --Employees at Acme Foundry in Minneapolis returned to work Monday to find Wile E. Coyote chasing the Roadrunner across the building's brick facade.
November 04, 2014
SAN DIE, Calif., Nov. 4 (UPI) --The Navy is instructing sailors to shun the spotlight as Fox news announced a Veterans Day interview with the ex-SEAL who claims to have shot Bin Laden.
November 03, 2014
TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Nov. 3 (UPI) --Climate change emerges as an important issue among non-white voters, 50 percent of whom report it as a top priority compared to 37 percent of white voters.
October 31, 2014
WINTER HAVEN , Fla., Oct. 31 (UPI) --Six employees are under investigation and two are in jail, charged with battery of the elderly, after a hidden camera captures abuse in a Florida nursing home.