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Chile finds wreckage, human remains believed to be from missing airplane
World News // 2 hours ago
Chile finds wreckage, human remains believed to be from missing airplane
Dec. 12 (UPI) -- Chilean authorities said Wednesday they found what they believe to be parts of a C-130 Hercules military transport plane that crashed on its way to Antarctica on Monday, possibly killing all 38 people on board.
Over 40 percent of antibiotics may be 'inappropriately' prescribed
Health News // 3 hours ago
Over 40 percent of antibiotics may be 'inappropriately' prescribed
Dec. 12 -- When your doctor prescribes an antibiotic, there's a 43 percent chance it may not be needed, a new study finds.
Migration downturn hurts business in tiny Guatemalan town
World News // 4 hours ago
Migration downturn hurts business in tiny Guatemalan town
LA TÉCNICA, Guatemala, Dec. 12 (UPI) -- Two Trump administration policies have reduced traffic: the "remain in Mexico" program requiring people to wait out their asylum cases south of the border, and the threat to slap tariffs on Mexico unless it cracks down.
UAW ratifies contract with Fiat Chrysler for 3rd major deal in 7 weeks
U.S. News // 5 hours ago
UAW ratifies contract with Fiat Chrysler for 3rd major deal in 7 weeks
Dec. 12 (UPI) -- The United Auto Workers union has now completed new labor deals with all three major U.S. automakers this year, after its membership ratified an agreement with Fiat Chrysler.
Iran shuns new U.S. sanctions for smuggling weapons into Yemen
U.S. News // 8 hours ago
Iran shuns new U.S. sanctions for smuggling weapons into Yemen
Dec. 12 (UPI) -- Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Tehran will overcome a new round of U.S. sanctions that target its transportation network, for importing weapons and smuggling them into Yemen.
House urges Supreme Court to deny Trump's stay against releasing records
U.S. News // 10 hours ago
House urges Supreme Court to deny Trump's stay against releasing records
Dec. 12 (UPI) -- House attorneys have urged the Supreme Court to deny President Donald Trump's stay blocking a subpoena that requires two financial institutions hand over his records to the Democrats.
On This Day: Japanese warplanes sink USS Panay
U.S. News // 10 hours ago
On This Day: Japanese warplanes sink USS Panay
Dec. 12 (UPI) -- On Dec. 12, 1937, Japanese warplanes sank the USS Panay, a U.S. gunboat, in China as part of the Sino-Japanese War. The incident killed three people.
New Zealand volcano: Police to attempt recovery of bodies Friday
World News // 11 hours ago
New Zealand volcano: Police to attempt recovery of bodies Friday
Dec. 12 (UPI) -- New Zealand Police said they are finalizing a plan to recover the bodies of eight people on Friday morning from White Island despite worsening conditions on the volcanic island.
Second federal judge blocks Trump's plan to use military funds for border wall
U.S. News // 13 hours ago
Second federal judge blocks Trump's plan to use military funds for border wall
Dec. 11 (UPI) -- A federal judge in California has ruled against the Trump administration's efforts to divert some $3.6 billion in funding for military construction projects to build permanent barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border.
House panel begins debating articles of impeachment against Trump
U.S. News // 13 hours ago
House panel begins debating articles of impeachment against Trump
Dec. 11 (UPI) -- House judiciary committee Chairman Jerry Nadler said the facts against President Donald Trump are "overwhelming," as the committee began to debate articles of impeachment Wednesday night.
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