MLB: Atlanta 1, Philadelphia 0

ATLANTA, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- Chris Johnson produced the game's only run with a homer in the eighth Friday and Atlanta downed Philadelphia 1-0 in a contest that had just five hits.
Auto pilots and robo-cars closer than you think

Auto pilots and robo-cars closer than you think

Ford Motor Co. Executive Chairman Bill Ford envisions an automotive future much like the transportation system in the futuristic 2002 science-fiction movie "Minority Report."
AL SWANSON, United Press International

NBA: Houston 103, Portland 96

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 9 (UPI) -- Chase Budinger's 3-pointer highlighted an eight-point, fourth-quarter run Wednesday that lifted Houston to a 103-96 win over Portland.

GM to suspend work in Shreveport, La.

SHREVEPORT, La., March 18 (UPI) -- General Motors Co. said it would close down an assembly plant in Shreveport, La,. Due to a parts supply disruption caused by the Japanese earthquake.
GOP Rep. Lee quits in Craigslist scandal

GOP Rep. Lee quits in Craigslist scandal

WASHINGTON, Feb. 9 (UPI) -- U.S. Rep. Christopher Lee, R-N.Y., resigned Wednesday after a scandal erupted over a photo he allegedly sent to a woman on Craigslist showing him shirtless.
GOP urges spending cuts

GOP urges spending cuts

WASHINGTON, May 15 (UPI) -- A New York congressman Saturday said President Barack Obama's high-profile healthcare and economic stimulus plans had already proven to be failures.

Environmental lawyer upsets Dem primary

WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y., Sept. 10 (UPI) -- An environmental lawyer won a surprise victory Tuesday in the Democratic primary in an upstate New York congressional district.

Nanny fights back in Sara Evans' divorce

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 27 (UPI) -- Despite a truce in the very public divorce of country singer Sara Evans and Craig Schleske, the couple's former nanny is reportedly still awaiting an apology.

Faces of Globalization: Pollo Campero

WASHINGTON, Aug. 13 (UPI) -- It's Sunday afternoon as cars circle Central American fast-food restaurant Pollo Campero, while an employee directs customers vying for one of the twenty-odd pa
DAR HADDIX, UPI Business Correspondent

NHL: Tampa Bay 0, Carolina 0 (OT)

RALEIGH, N.C., Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Nikolai Khabibulin recorded 37 saves Sunday night as the Tampa Bay Lightning skated to a scoreless tie with the Carolina Hurricanes.

Rock 'n' Roll -- UPI Arts & Entertainment

The music industry may be reeling, but the musicians are still rocking. That's the message that came out of this year's renewal of South By Southwest, the Austi
JOHN SWENSON, United Press International