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China's modernized military could threaten Taiwan, U.S. report says
World News // 15 hours ago
China's modernized military could threaten Taiwan, U.S. report says
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- China has rapidly modernized its military and increased defense spending for two decades, posing a security threat to Asia, a U.S. defense report said.
Latest caravans from El Salvador, Honduras start treks to U.S.
World News // 16 hours ago
Latest caravans from El Salvador, Honduras start treks to U.S.
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Two new migrant caravans from Central America are on their way to the U.S.
Japanese sumo champion Kisenosato to retire after losses
World News // 17 hours ago
Japanese sumo champion Kisenosato to retire after losses
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- A native Japanese sumo champion is retiring from the sport following a number of losses in the ring.
Legionnaires' disease lingers in shower, other home water sources, study says
Health News // 17 hours ago
Legionnaires' disease lingers in shower, other home water sources, study says
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- If you take a shower, you risk contracting a deadly disease, according to a recent study.
Flight attendants among 8 arrested for smuggling drugs into Australia
World News // 17 hours ago
Flight attendants among 8 arrested for smuggling drugs into Australia
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Two flight attendants for a Malaysian airline were among eight people arrested for smuggling drugs into Australia, authorities said Wednesday.
Study: Cellular frenzy strengthens the body's immune system, study says
Health News // 17 hours ago
Study: Cellular frenzy strengthens the body's immune system, study says
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- A frenzy in bodily regulation can actually strengthen a person's immune system, which may help in fighting cancer and diabetes, new research suggests.
'Africa' by Toto playing on a loop in African desert
Odd News // 17 hours ago
'Africa' by Toto playing on a loop in African desert
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- An artist set up an installation designed to use solar power to play "Africa" by Toto in a Namibian desert indefinitely.
Spanish rescuers drilling into mountain to reach trapped toddler
World News // 17 hours ago
Spanish rescuers drilling into mountain to reach trapped toddler
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Spanish rescuers are drilling a 260-foot long horizontal tunnel into the side of a mountain to reach a toddler who's been trapped for three days.
Sprint to stop selling location data to third parties
U.S. News // 18 hours ago
Sprint to stop selling location data to third parties
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- U.S. cellular carrier Sprint said Wednesday it's decided to stop selling customers' location data to third parties, including bounty hunters.
Large ice disc rotates in Maine river
Odd News // 18 hours ago
Large ice disc rotates in Maine river
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- A rotating disc of ice is mesmerizing onlookers in a Maine river, where it formed as a result of cold weather and water currents.
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