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Postcard shows up at Illinois home exactly 26 years after postmark
Odd News // 3 hours ago
Postcard shows up at Illinois home exactly 26 years after postmark
July 16 (UPI) -- An Illinois woman said she is trying to solve an intriguing mystery after a postcard showed up at her house that was postmarked 26 years ago.
Court overturns blocking of Trump's workforce orders
U.S. News // 3 hours ago
Court overturns blocking of Trump's workforce orders
July 16 (UPI) -- A U.S. appeals court Tuesday overturned a lower court's ruling blocking three executive orders workforce unions have been fighting.
Barry may still pack a punch with heavy downpours, localized flooding
U.S. News // 3 hours ago
Barry may still pack a punch with heavy downpours, localized flooding
Locally heavy, gusty storms associated in part with Barry at midweek will pose localized flash-flooding threats this week and then usher in the hottest weather of the summer of 2019 so far in the northeastern United States.
European Commission elects Ursula von der Leyen first female president
World News // 3 hours ago
European Commission elects Ursula von der Leyen first female president
July 16 (UPI) -- The European Commission on Tuesday elected Ursula von der Leyen, of Germany, to be the first woman to lead the bloc in its 61-year history.
Maryland man wins Keno prizes weeks apart with same numbers
Odd News // 4 hours ago
Maryland man wins Keno prizes weeks apart with same numbers
July 16 (UPI) -- A Maryland man won $20,080 playing Keno just a few weeks after winning $1,500 using the same set of numbers.
E-cig crackdown may push some back to smoking, study says
Health News // 4 hours ago
E-cig crackdown may push some back to smoking, study says
Banning flavors and lowering nicotine levels in electronic cigarettes is a strategy that could backfire, a new study suggests. Without those draws, many people might vape less and smoke more tobacco cigarettes.
Judge bans political strategist Roger Stone from social media
U.S. News // 4 hours ago
Judge bans political strategist Roger Stone from social media
July 16 (UPI) -- A federal judge in Washington, D.C., tightened a gag order Tuesday for political operative Roger Stone, completely banning him from using any social media sites.
AT&T signs multi-year deal with IBM worth 'billions'
U.S. News // 4 hours ago
AT&T signs multi-year deal with IBM worth 'billions'
July 16 (UPI) -- AT&T announced a new partnership worth billions Tuesday that will allow the mobile carrier to host business data on IBM Cloud servers.
Oil tanker goes missing in Strait of Hormuz
World News // 5 hours ago
Oil tanker goes missing in Strait of Hormuz
July 16 (UPI) -- A Panama-flagged oil tanker based in the United Arab Emirates appeared switch off its transponder in the Strait of Hormuz on Saturday and has not been heard from since, according to ship-tracking data.
Escaped reindeer runs loose in Malta traffic
Odd News // 5 hours ago
Escaped reindeer runs loose in Malta traffic
July 16 (UPI) -- Surprised residents in a Malta city captured video of an unusual sight -- an escaped reindeer running through a busy road.
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