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John Lewis dances to Pharrell's Happy

John Lewis dances to Pharrell's Happy

March 20 (UPI) -- John Lewis celebrated International Day of Happiness by dancing to Pharrell's "Happy."
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Biomarker predicts which prostate cancer patients will get worse

Biomarker predicts which prostate cancer patients will get worse

NASHVILE, Tenn., Dec. 8 (UPI) -- U.S. and Canadian researchers identified a biomarker that predicts which prostate cancer patients are likely to have their cancer recur or spread.

Store thanks girl, 5, for 'adorable' apology letter

CAMBRIDGE, England, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- A British department store manager said Twitter helped him find a 5-year-old who mailed an apology and payment for breaking a Christmas decoration.

Okapi calf going on display at Los Angeles Zoo

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 8 (UPI) -- The Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens announced the facility's first-ever okapi calf is going on display to the public.
House ethics panel won't probe eight congress members arrested

House ethics panel won't probe eight congress members arrested

WASHINGTON, Nov. 1 (UPI) -- The House Ethics Committee decided against pursuing an investigation into the arrests of eight House members at a Washington rally in early October.
8 members of Congress arrested at immigration reform demonstration

8 members of Congress arrested at immigration reform demonstration

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8 (UPI) -- Eight congressional Democrats were arrested Tuesday at the U.S. Capitol while demonstrating for immigration law reform.
Obama: Black/white wealth gap has grown since 1963

Obama: Black/white wealth gap has grown since 1963

WASHINGTON, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama said some blacks have had "unimaginable" success, but the wealth gap between blacks and whites has grown since the Civil Rights era.
King's March on Washington remembered 50 years later

King's March on Washington remembered 50 years later

WASHINGTON, Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Voting rights were a main topic when tens of thousands gathered in Washington, nearly 50 years after the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech.
Cantor working with Democrats on Voting Rights Act

Cantor working with Democrats on Voting Rights Act

WASHINGTON, Aug. 9 (UPI) -- Republican lawmaker Eric Cantor is talking with Democrats about restoring parts of the Voting Rights Act that the Supreme Court struck down in June.
Rally planned for 50th anniversary of King's 'I Have a Dream' speech

Rally planned for 50th anniversary of King's 'I Have a Dream' speech

WASHINGTON, July 30 (UPI) -- A Washington rally marking the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech "is not a commemoration but a continuation," sponsors said.

Black Caucus preparing legislation to address racial profiling

WASHINGTON, July 17 (UPI) -- Congressional Black Caucus members are preparing racial-profiling legislation in response to the fatal shooting of an unarmed black Florida teen, aides say.
Canine distemper virus said evolved as threat to Asian tigers

Canine distemper virus said evolved as threat to Asian tigers

KEIGHLEY, England, June 10 (UPI) -- Asian tigers are facing a potentially deadly threat from a virus carried by domestic dogs, a wildlife expert with a British organization has warned.

Three shot, killed in Newburgh, N.Y.

NEWBURGH, N.Y., May 1 (UPI) -- Police in Newburgh, N.Y., were investigating a triple homicide shooting that happened in the predawn hours Wednesday, leaving one woman and two men dead.

Former racist who atoned for his acts dies

ROCK HILL, S.C., March 31 (UPI) -- Elwin Wilson, a South Carolina man who admitted to violent racist acts and later apologized to civil rights leaders, has died at age 76, his family said.

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