Philly-area Catholic school teacher says fired for gay marriage

BENSALEM, Pa., Dec. 8 (UPI) -- A gay teacher says he was fired from his job at a suburban Philadelphia Catholic school after applying for a marriage license with his partner.

Woman who shot husband to save officers found dead in home

GREENFIELD, Ind., Nov. 4 (UPI) -- An Indiana woman who was cleared in the fatal September shooting of her husband has been found dead in her home, police say.

Prosecutors puzzled over woman who says husband told her to shoot him

GREENFIELD, Ind., Oct. 1 (UPI) -- Indiana prosecutors say they are trying to determine whether, and with what, to charge a woman who says she killed her husband because he told her to shoot him.
Titans ink Griffin to long-term deal

Titans ink Griffin to long-term deal

NASHVILLE, June 19 (UPI) -- Safety Michael Griffin has signed a long-term contract with the Tennessee Titans, the team said Tuesday.

Suspect arrested in IU professor's death

BLOOMINGTON, Ind., Dec. 29 (UPI) -- A suspect was in custody Tuesday in the stabbing death of Indiana University English Professor Don Belton, police said.

COL BKB: Texas A&M 84, Prairie View A&M 59

COLLEGE STATION, Texas, Dec. 3 (UPI) -- Khris Middleton keyed a strong second half Wednesday that sent No. 22 Texas A&M sailing past Prairie View A&M 84-59.

NASA announces management change

WASHINGTON, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- The U.S. space agency says Rick Gilbrech, the associate administrator of its exploration directorate, is leaving NASA for a position in the private sector.

NASA chief: Can shuttle fly after 2010?

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 30 (UPI) -- NASA Administrator Michael Griffin said he wants to know if the U.S. space shuttle can fly beyond its planned retirement in 2010, an e-mail shows.

NASA, USDA sign space research pact

WASHINGTON, July 29 (UPI) -- The National Aeronautics and Space Administration and the U.S. Department of Agriculture have signed an agreement to enable space-based plant research.

Oshkosh air show honors NASA anniversary

OSHKOSH, Wis., July 29 (UPI) -- The Oshkosh air show, the largest annual U.S. air show, is honoring the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's 50th anniversary.

Ed Weiler becomes NASA's science chief

WASHINGTON, May 8 (UPI) -- The U.S. space agency said Ed Weiler, interim chief of its science directorate, has been named the directorate's permanent director.

NASA science mission director resigns

WASHINGTON, March 26 (UPI) -- Alan Stern, associate administrator of NASA's science mission directorate, said Wednesday he is leaving the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

NASA ponders future without shuttles

WASHINGTON, March 8 (UPI) -- U.S. space officials are concerned NASA will have to rely on other countries to carry astronauts into space after its three space shuttles are retired.

India, U.S. sign space agreement

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Feb. 3 (UPI) -- U.S. and Indian officials have signed an agreement for cooperation in space exploration.

New NASA aeronautics research chief named

WASHINGTON, Jan. 21 (UPI) -- The U.S. space agency has named Jaiwon Shin as its associate administrator for aeronautics research.
NASA to televise Columbia remembrance

NASA to televise Columbia remembrance

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Jan. 16 (UPI) -- The U.S. space agency will televise the Astronauts Memorial Foundation's remembrance service honoring space shuttle Columbia's STS-107 crew.

NASA updates aviation Web site

WASHINGTON, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- The U.S. space agency has updated its National Aviation Operations Monitoring Service.

NASA inspector general comes under fire

WASHINGTON, Jan. 11 (UPI) -- At least two U.S. senators are pushing for NASA Inspector General Robert Cobb to resign after records show a steep drop in investigations during his tenure.

NASA releases airline safety report

WASHINGTON, Jan. 1 (UPI) -- NASA has released the results of a $11.5 million study of airline safety, but critics say the report is difficult for outsiders to analyze.

NASA to release air safety report

WASHINGTON, Oct. 31 (UPI) -- The head of NASA said Wednesday he will release results of a survey suggesting air safety incidents may occur more frequently than commonly thought.

NASA reviews airline pilot safety survey

WASHINGTON, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- National Aeronautics and Space Administration officials said they were considering making public a NASA study of airline safety issues.

Partners in space -- Part 1

MOSCOW, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- October has brought welcome news. NASA administrator Michael Griffin, on a visit to Moscow, said he looked forward to Russians and Americans flying together to the Moon next decade. International projects, he said, were better paying than national ones.
YURY ZAITSEV, UPI Outside View Commentator

NASA spacecraft to fly Russian equipment

WASHINGTON, Oct. 3 (UPI) -- The U.S. and Russian space agencies announced an agreement Wednesday for NASA spacecraft to fly Russian instruments to the moon and Mars.

NASA, U.S. Army form research partnership

WASHINGTON, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- The National Aeronautics and Space Administration and the U.S. Army announced creation Wednesday of an aeronautics research partnership.

NASA and U.S. Army partner

WASHINGTON, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army and NASA have announced a research partnership for the advancement of rotorcraft aeronautical capabilities.
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