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Jewish groups protest 'concentration camps' on border
U.S. News // 58 minutes ago
Jewish groups protest 'concentration camps' on border
WASHINGTON, July 17 (UPI) -- Using a comparison to "concentration camps" that some Jewish groups consider offensive, some others are embracing the term to take action against the immigration detention centers at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Poll: Most Americans oppose statehood for Washington, D.C.
U.S. News // 1 hour ago
Poll: Most Americans oppose statehood for Washington, D.C.
July 17 (UPI) -- A new survey this week shows most citizens of the United States are opposed to granting statehood to Washington, D.C. -- a result that seems to go against the wishes of most who live in the district.
Prosecutors end inquiry into 'hush money' payments by ex-Trump attorney
U.S. News // 1 hour ago
Prosecutors end inquiry into 'hush money' payments by ex-Trump attorney
July 17 (UPI) -- Federal prosecutors have ended an investigation into accusations the Trump Organization paid hush money to silence women who claimed sexual affairs, and documents from the inquiry will soon be made public.
House set for vote on resolution to impeach Trump
U.S. News // 2 hours ago
House set for vote on resolution to impeach Trump
July 17 (UPI) -- In a week that's already seen a House resolution condemning President Donald Trump for tweets about four U.S. congresswomen, lawmakers will vote Wednesday on another that calls for his removal from office.
Bald eagle with missing wing stolen from New York wildlife refuge
Odd News // 2 hours ago
Bald eagle with missing wing stolen from New York wildlife refuge
July 17 (UPI) -- A wildlife refuge in New York state is pleading for the return of a disabled bald eagle that was stolen from the facility.
Driver leaving car wash hits gas, plunges into New Jersey river
Odd News // 2 hours ago
Driver leaving car wash hits gas, plunges into New Jersey river
July 17 (UPI) -- A driver accidentally slammed on the gas while leaving a New Jersey car wash and plunged into a nearby river.
Chinese man executed for avenging mother's murder
World News // 3 hours ago
Chinese man executed for avenging mother's murder
July 17 (UPI) -- A Chinese man who avenged the death of his mother was executed on Wednesday by order of the Supreme People's Court in Shaanxi Province.
Authorities seek baboon on the loose in South African city
Odd News // 3 hours ago
Authorities seek baboon on the loose in South African city
July 17 (UPI) -- Residents of Johannesburg, South Africa, are being warned to keep an eye out for a loose baboon that made its way to the city and has been spotted in populated areas.
Ex-South Korea president 'unable' to attend funeral service for dead lawmaker
World News // 4 hours ago
Ex-South Korea president 'unable' to attend funeral service for dead lawmaker
July 17 (UPI) -- Former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak sent condolences but was unable to pay his respects at the funeral parlor for a former lawmaker who was found dead on Tuesday.
Menstrual cups as effective as pads, tampons, study shows
Health News // 4 hours ago
Menstrual cups as effective as pads, tampons, study shows
Menstrual cups are just as safe and as effective as disposable pads or tampons, a new study involving more than 3,300 women and girls worldwide found.
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