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73 killed in Iraq mosque shooting

73 killed in Iraq mosque shooting

IMAM WEIS, Iraq, Aug. 22 (UPI) --A Sunni Muslim mosque in Imam Weis, Iraq, was invaded by a suicide bomber Friday, followed by a Shia militia that shot and killed at least 73 people.
Ed Adamczyk
'Today' correspondent Jenna Wolfe pregnant with second child

'Today' correspondent Jenna Wolfe pregnant with second child

NEW YORK, Aug. 22 (UPI) --More baby news at the "Today" show: Correspondent Jenna Wolfe announced Friday she and partner Stephanie Gosk are excepting their second child.
Annie Martin
Parched land in the drought-riddled West is actually rising

Parched land in the drought-riddled West is actually rising

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 22 (UPI) --New GPS measurements confirm, the ground is actually rising as water is sucked from the soil during one the West's longest and most severe droughts.
Brooks Hays
Miss Colombia hopeful disqualified for showing underboob

Miss Colombia hopeful disqualified for showing underboob

ANTIOQUIA, Colombia, Aug. 22 (UPI) --A top contestant for the title of Miss Colombia was disqualified after judges discovered photos of her in a bikini and lingerie they felt were too revealing.
Matt Bradwell
Hagel: Islamic State 'beyond anything that we've seen' and an 'imminent threat'

Hagel: Islamic State 'beyond anything that we've seen' and an 'imminent threat'

WASHINGTON, Aug. 22 (UPI) --The terror group Islamic State "is beyond anything that we've seen" and poses an "imminent threat," U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel said Thursday.
JC Finley
Mars rover spots rock shaped like thigh bone

Mars rover spots rock shaped like thigh bone

WASHINGTON, Aug. 22 (UPI) --A new photo from Mars, snapped by the Curiosity rover, shows a rock shaped suspiciously like a thigh bone.
Brooks Hays
Report: Global spending on data security to top $70 billion

Report: Global spending on data security to top $70 billion

STAMFORD, Conn., Aug. 22 (UPI) --A report by a technology research firm says global spending on information security will reach $71.1 billion in 2014.
Ed Adamczyk
Birds lost their sweet tooth, hummingbirds got it back

Birds lost their sweet tooth, hummingbirds got it back

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 22 (UPI) --New research suggests hummingbirds have evolved their T1R1 and T1R3 sensors -- typically used to detect umami or savory flavors -- to pick out sugary notes.
Brooks Hays
George R.R. Martin teases major deaths in 'Winds of Winter'

George R.R. Martin teases major deaths in 'Winds of Winter'

LONDON, Aug. 22 (UPI) --George R.R. Martin says the sixth "A Song of Ice and Fire" book, "The Winds of Winter," gives him "a lot more flexibility for killing people."
Annie Martin
Baku, Tehran sign energy agreements

Baku, Tehran sign energy agreements

TEHRAN, Aug. 22 (UPI) --Azerbaijan said it signed a memorandum of understanding to broaden energy ties in the Iranian oil and natural gas sector.
Daniel J. Graeber
Kamala Harris to appeal court ruling against death penalty

Kamala Harris to appeal court ruling against death penalty

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 22 (UPI) --Kamala Harris announced she'd be appealing a federal judge's decision declaring California's enforcement of the death penalty unconstitutional.
Veronica Linares
Ukraine: 130 Russian aid trucks crossing border a 'direct invasion'

Ukraine: 130 Russian aid trucks crossing border a 'direct invasion'

KIEV, Ukraine, Aug. 22 (UPI) --130 Russian aid trucks entered Ukraine without being inspected by Ukrainian border guards or escorted by ICRC personnel, in violation of an earlier agreement.
JC Finley
Gulf of Mexico lease draws advocacy fire

Gulf of Mexico lease draws advocacy fire

WASHINGTON, Aug. 22 (UPI) --The U.S. government is called on to halt offshore drilling in an effort to preserve the climate for future generations, Friends of the Earth said.
Daniel J. Graeber
Paul Ryan douses Mitt Romney for ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Paul Ryan douses Mitt Romney for ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

WASHINGTON, Aug. 22 (UPI) --Former presidential candidate Mitt Romney took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge with a little help from Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis.
Aileen Graef
Russia's Rosneft grabs Norwegian drilling assets

Russia's Rosneft grabs Norwegian drilling assets

MOSCOW, Aug. 22 (UPI) --Russian energy company Rosneft said Friday it signed an agreement to acquire a stake in a Norwegian drilling company in exchange for drilling rigs.
Daniel J. Graeber
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