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U.S. outlines strategy to combat Islamic State funding

U.S. outlines strategy to combat Islamic State funding

WASHINGTON, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- A senior U.S. Treasury Department official described Thursday how the U.S. is tracking and attempting to disrupt the Islamic State's financial foundation.
JC Finley
Parents of Islamic State hostage Peter Kassig 'request instruction' from IS

Parents of Islamic State hostage Peter Kassig 'request instruction' from IS

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Paula Kassig, the mother of Peter Kassig, an American aid worker held hostage by the Islamic State, again reached out to his captors using Twitter Thursday.
JC Finley
European Union pledges $1.26 billion to fight Ebola

European Union pledges $1.26 billion to fight Ebola

BRUSSELS, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- The European Union committed one billion euros ($1.26 billion) to combat the spread of the Ebola virus Friday.
Ed Adamczyk
U.S. airstrikes succeeding in cutting oil neck of Islamic State

U.S. airstrikes succeeding in cutting oil neck of Islamic State

WASHINGTON, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Air assault against Islamic State-controlled oil infrastructure may be degrading the militant group's finances, but total destruction may require more effort.
Daniel Graeber
Kat Von D's tattoo shop, High Voltage, damaged in fire

Kat Von D's tattoo shop, High Voltage, damaged in fire

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Kat Von D's famed tattoo parlor High Voltage was damaged in a fire that blazed through a West Hollywood strip on Thursday.
Veronica Linares
Former aide to RFK Frank Mankiewicz dies at 90

Former aide to RFK Frank Mankiewicz dies at 90

WASHINGTON, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Frank Mankiewicz, the press aide who announced Robert F. Kennedy's death, died on Oct. 23 at the age of 90 after three weeks in intensive care.
Aileen Graef
Putin accuses U.S. of upsetting global order

Putin accuses U.S. of upsetting global order

SOCHI, Russia, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States of unbalancing global relations and blackmailing world leaders Friday.
Ed Adamczyk
Astronomers discover worst-smelling comet in space

Astronomers discover worst-smelling comet in space

BERN, Switzerland, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- According to ESA's Rosetta probe and its nose-like instruments, scientist know now that comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko smells awful.
Brooks Hays
'Dorothy' app controls phone features with heel clicks

'Dorothy' app controls phone features with heel clicks

WASHINGTON, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- A Washington, D.C., company's "Dorothy" app connects to a device called "Ruby" to allow users to control their smartphones by clicking their heels.
Ben Hooper
Republican Charlie Baker leads Dem. Martha Coakley by 9 points for Mass. governor

Republican Charlie Baker leads Dem. Martha Coakley by 9 points for Mass. governor

BOSTON, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Martha Coakley currently trails Republican challenger Charlie Baker by 9 points, setting up a difficult closing stretch in what's typically a deep blue state.
Matt Bradwell
Canadian Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, evacuated

Canadian Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, evacuated

ISTANBUL, Turkey, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- The Canadian Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, was evacuated Friday after a package of unidentified yellow powder was delivered.
Ed Adamczyk
Queen Elizabeth II sends out her first tweet

Queen Elizabeth II sends out her first tweet

LONDON, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Queen Elizabeth II made history on Friday by sending out her first tweet ever from the opening of the Information Age gallery at London's Science Museum.
Veronica Linares
Swiss store apologizes for Hitler creamer lids

Swiss store apologizes for Hitler creamer lids

BERN, Switzerland, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- A Swiss store apologized for sending out coffee creamer in packets bearing the faces of Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini.
Ben Hooper
Canada: no connection between Ottawa shooter, jihadists

Canada: no connection between Ottawa shooter, jihadists

OTTAWA, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- There is no link between a gunman who attacked the Ottawa, Canada, Parliament and Islamist groups in the Middle East, Canada's Foreign Minister said.
Ed Adamczyk
Brent, WTI unable to hold rally

Brent, WTI unable to hold rally

NEW YORK, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Brent crude oil prices for December delivery were unable to maintain momentum Friday, with the international benchmark falling off around $1 per barrel.
Daniel J. Graeber
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