Headlines

Authorities work to ID 8 people killed on Tennessee highway

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 3 (UPI) -- Identification of eight people killed in the collision of a bus, an SUV and a truck in Tennessee will require the study of dental records, an official said.

Man dies in small plane crash in Pulaski, Tenn.

PULASKI, Tenn., July 16 (UPI) -- One person was killed in the crash of a small plane Tuesday morning near Pulaski Airport in Giles Country, Tenn., officials confirmed.

Sentencing for ex-Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr., wife postponed

WASHINGTON, July 1 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife Sandi won't be sentenced this week as scheduled, court documents filed in Washington Monday showed.
Holder says he wasn't part of AP phone records decision

Holder says he wasn't part of AP phone records decision

WASHINGTON, May 14 (UPI) -- U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said Tuesday he took no part in a decision to obtain two months of Associated Press phone records for a leak investigation.

Blue Jays' Lawrie draws 4-game suspension

NEW YORK, May 16 (UPI) -- Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Brett Lawrie Wednesday drew a four-game suspension for a staging a tirade after a strike call made by umpire Bill Miller.

Assistants hopeful about Kill's return

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- Minnesota Gophers assistant football coaches expressed hope Tuesday head Coach Jerry Kill, hospitalized for seizures, will return to the sidelines Saturday.
A's Willingham draws suspension, fine

A's Willingham draws suspension, fine

NEW YORK, May 9 (UPI) -- Major League Baseball Monday suspended Oakland Athletics outfielder Josh Willingham for one game for an incident during Saturday's 4-3 loss to Kansas City.

Business lobbyists look to next Congress

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8 (UPI) -- Business groups are trying to limit labor-friendly legislation the Democratic congressional majority considers, one business political affairs leader says.

Cash's kids to attend his birthday bash

CORONA, Calif., Feb. 13 (UPI) -- The late Johnny Cash's children, John Carter Cash and Cindy Cash, are to take part in a birthday celebration in his honor at the Fender Center in Corona, Calif.

Government e-mail causes flood of messages

WASHINGTON, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- A computer flaw at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security led to a flood of e-mails that inundated government officials and private security experts.

Carol Burnett's girlhood home's fate aired

SAN ANTONIO, March 7 (UPI) -- San Antonio officials are weighing whether comedian Carol Burnett's childhood home should be declared historically significant or possibly be bulldozed.

Bill Miller, Sinatra's pianist, dies at 91

MONTREAL, Ontario, July 15 (UPI) -- Bill Miller, Frank Sinatra's longtime piano accompanist and closest musical adviser, has died at 91 in a Montreal hospital.

UPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup

Wrapup of Thoroughbred stakes action.
ROBERT KIECKHEFER, UPI Racing Writer

MLB: Philadelphia at Baltimore, ppd, rain

BALTIMORE, June 27 (UPI) -- Tuesday's game between the Philadelphia Phillies and Baltimore Orioles was postponed due to rain.

Marlon Byrd suspended two games

NEW YORK, June 9 (UPI) -- Washington outfielder Marlon Byrd was suspended for two games Thursday for knocking umpire Joe Brinkman to the ground last Saturday.

Winners at 47th Grammy Awards

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Here is a list of winners at the 47th Grammy Awards, which were presented Sunday in Los Angeles:

U.S. Chamber of Commerce targets Daschle

WASHINGTON, Aug. 20 (UPI) -- The U.S. Chamber of Commerce kicked off a campaign Friday to educate voters in South Dakota about Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle's record.

Wildfires force postponement of CART final

FONTANA, Calif., Oct. 28 (UPI) -- The season-ending Champ Car World Series King Taco 500 was postponed Tuesday due to the wildfires that have ravaged Southern California.

Encore for Beatle guitar

HOLLYWOOD, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- A guitar played by George Harrison at the final Beatles performance sold for $434,750 at a Hollywood auction, the BBC reported Sunday.

Pam Anderson to sign pinup calendar

HOLLYWOOD, Aug. 19 (UPI) -- Actress Pamela Anderson has agreed to a rare, in-person autograph signing session with fans in Hollywood, signing her 2004 pinup calendar.

Tiny key deer overwhelm their habitat

BIG PINE KEY, Fla., May 8 (UPI) -- The tiny key deer, only a little over two feet tall, are doing so well on Big Pine Key, wildlife officials will introduce them out to other islands, a conservat

Washington Agenda-General

UNITED PRESS INTERNATIONAL
By United Press International

Rock News Two: The week in pop

Shaggy, Soulive and Elvis Costello have been added to the who's who of support acts opening for the Rolling Stones on the "Licks" tour, which kicks off in Boston on Tuesday, Sept. 3.
JOHN SWENSON, United Press International

Rock news: Music's high and low notes

A two-disc Black Sabbath retrospective is set for release Oct. 15 on Warner Bros. by Records/Rhino Entertainment.
JOHN SWENSON, United Press International

New York Mets 4, Cincinnati 2

CINCINNATI, July 19 (UPI) -- Mike Piazza, Edgardo Alfonzo and Roberto Alomar homered for New York Friday night, but it was a ball that failed to clear the fence that made the difference as
Prev
Page 1 of 2
x
Feedback