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Barroso: EU climate change mettle unrivaled

Barroso: EU climate change mettle unrivaled

BRUSSELS, Oct. 24 (UPI) --A package of goals for addressing climate change shows the ambition among European member states is unrivaled, the European commission president said Friday.
Daniel J. Graeber
Greenpeace rallying EU climate leaders

Greenpeace rallying EU climate leaders

MADRID, Oct. 22 (UPI) --Advocacy group Greenpeace said Wednesday it parked its protest vessel Arctic Sunrise off the Spanish coast to pressure European leaders on climate reforms.
Daniel J. Graeber
London wants EU emissions reforms

London wants EU emissions reforms

LONDON, Oct. 20 (UPI) --British Energy Secretary Ed Davey said Monday the European Union can lead the fight against climate change, but only if certain reforms are enacted.
Daniel J. Graeber
Coal-rich Poland wants concessions in EU climate deal

Coal-rich Poland wants concessions in EU climate deal

BRUSSELS, Oct. 23 (UPI) --European leaders are in Brussels this week as the EU attempts to set new benchmarks for reducing its reliance on fossil fuels and slowing climate change.
Brooks Hays
Global warming is shrinking alpine goats

Global warming is shrinking alpine goats

DURHAM, England, Oct. 22 (UPI) --A new study suggests the size of one species has been particularly affected by global warming -- the Alpine chamois, a species of mountain goat in Europe.
Brooks Hays
Russia prepares militarization of Arctic

Russia prepares militarization of Arctic

MOSCOW, Oct. 21 (UPI) --Russia has begun a large-scale militarization of the Arctic Ocean region, with a military command structure planned by 2017.
Ed Adamczyk
Hurricane helps U.K. wind power briefly overtake nuclear

Hurricane helps U.K. wind power briefly overtake nuclear

LONDON, Oct. 23 (UPI) --Thanks to the onslaught of high winds brought by Hurricane Gonzalo, U.K. wind turbines outproduced nuclear power plants on Tuesday.
Brooks Hays
Tom Coburn picks watching grass grow, synchronized swimming sea monkeys for annual 'Wastebook'

Tom Coburn picks watching grass grow, synchronized swimming sea monkeys for annual 'Wastebook'

WASHINGTON, Oct. 22 (UPI) --Tom Coburn released his final annual "Wastebook" that highlights 100 of the most outlandish government expenditures this year.
Gabrielle Levy
Mexico governor steps down amid criticism over search for missing students

Mexico governor steps down amid criticism over search for missing students

MEXICO CITY, Oct. 24 (UPI) --Angel Aguirre, the governor of Mexico's Guerrero state, announced Thursday he will step down so as not to impede the investigation into the missing students.
JC Finley
Russian economy no longer growing

Russian economy no longer growing

MOSCOW, Oct. 22 (UPI) --Growth of the Russian economy halted in September, data from its economy ministry indicated Wednesday.
Ed Adamczyk
EIA: Consumers spending less on energy

EIA: Consumers spending less on energy

WASHINGTON, Oct. 21 (UPI) --Better fuel efficiencies and a change in fuels used for home heating means most people are spending less on energy than before, the U.S. Energy Department said.
Daniel J. Graeber

No changes to NBA's lottery format

A proposal to change the current lottery system for the NBA Draft in order to discourage teams from deliberately losing games was rejected Wednesday at the league's Board of Governors meeting.
In shift, Turkey allows passage of Kurdish army to Kobane

In shift, Turkey allows passage of Kurdish army to Kobane

ANKARA, Turkey, Oct. 21 (UPI) --In a policy change, Turkey will allow Kurdish military forces to travel through Turkish land to defend Kobane, Syria.
Ed Adamczyk
Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux have set a wedding date

Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux have set a wedding date

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 23 (UPI) --Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux have reportedly set a wedding date almost two years after becoming engaged.
Veronica Linares
Changing the names of drugs to reflect their effects

Changing the names of drugs to reflect their effects

BERLIN, Oct. 19 (UPI) --The European College of Neuropsychopharmacology says it's time to change the name of drugs like antidepressants and antipsychotics.
Thor Benson
David Letterman's cue-card holder Tony Mendez fired for assault

David Letterman's cue-card holder Tony Mendez fired for assault

NEW YORK, Oct. 20 (UPI) --Tony Mendez, the man tasked with holding the cue cards on the "Late Show with ­David Letterman" has allegedly been fired for attacking staff writer Bill Scheft.
Veronica Linares
Little girls drop F-bombs for feminism in new FCKH8 video

Little girls drop F-bombs for feminism in new FCKH8 video

WASHINGTON, Oct. 22 (UPI) --For profit t-shirt company FCKH8.com released a video Tuesday featuring adorable little girls swearing in the name of feminism.
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
Elizabeth Warren continues chanting: 'The game is rigged'

Elizabeth Warren continues chanting: 'The game is rigged'

NORTHFIELD, Minn., Oct. 19 (UPI) --Elizabeth Warren went to Minnesota in support of Al Franken, and she brought her usual populist statements, remarking, 'The game is rigged.'
Thor Benson
Jennifer Garner talks gender inequality in Hollywood

Jennifer Garner talks gender inequality in Hollywood

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 21 (UPI) --Jennifer Garner called attention to gender inequality at Elle's "Women in Hollywood" gala by sharing an anecdote about herself and husband Ben Affleck.
Annie Martin
Ricki Lake, husband Christian Evans reportedly split

Ricki Lake, husband Christian Evans reportedly split

MARINA DEL REY, Calif., Oct. 20 (UPI) --Ricki Lake and husband Christian Evans are reportedly headed for divorce, and the television personality is said to be "devastated."
Annie Martin
Maker of Camel cigarettes bans smoking in workplace

Maker of Camel cigarettes bans smoking in workplace

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Oct. 22 (UPI) --Reynolds American, the second-largest tobacco company in the United States, bans smoking at its facilities starting in 2015.
Danielle Haynes
Ariana Grande turned to Kabbalah over gay brother

Ariana Grande turned to Kabbalah over gay brother

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 23 (UPI) --Ariana Grande's parents raised her to be Catholic, but the singer says she turned to Kabbalah when the church rejected her brother for being homosexual.
Veronica Linares
Man stabs machete-wielding nephew in pork chop argument

Man stabs machete-wielding nephew in pork chop argument

FELLSMERE, Fla., Oct. 25 (UPI) --A Florida man stabbed his nephew because he says he was threatened with a machete during a debate over pork chop portions.
Fred Lambert
Sweden continues search for suspected Russian submarine

Sweden continues search for suspected Russian submarine

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 20 (UPI) --Sweden stepped up efforts to locate a suspected Russian submarine off the waters near Stockholm three days after intercepting what it says was a distress call.
Gabrielle Levy
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