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Northeast, Midwest expect hottest weather in years
U.S. News // 1 hour ago
Northeast, Midwest expect hottest weather in years
July 18 (UPI) -- The Midwest and Northeast will continue to swelter in dangerous heat and high humidity into this weekend.
Washington, D.C., police arrest 70 Catholics protesting Trump immigration policy
U.S. News // 1 hour ago
Washington, D.C., police arrest 70 Catholics protesting Trump immigration policy
July 18 (UPI) -- Police in Washington, D.C., arrested a group of Catholics protesting the Trump administration's immigration policy.
Ft. Lauderdale could be without water service 24 hours
U.S. News // 2 hours ago
Ft. Lauderdale could be without water service 24 hours
July 18 (UPI) -- A contractor broke a water line last night near Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, leaving residents and businesses without water service for up to 24 hours.
Broken heart syndrome may increase cancer risk
Health News // 2 hours ago
Broken heart syndrome may increase cancer risk
A new study found that one in six people with broken heart syndrome also had cancer, and they were less likely to survive their cancer five years after diagnosis.
Appeals court upholds Martin Shkreli's fraud conviction
U.S. News // 2 hours ago
Appeals court upholds Martin Shkreli's fraud conviction
July 18 (UPI) -- A federal appeals court on Thursday refused to overturn the conviction of former pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli, who's serving seven years in prison for fraud.
Report: Former Pentagon spokeswoman misused staff
U.S. News // 2 hours ago
Report: Former Pentagon spokeswoman misused staff
July 18 (UPI) -- A former Pentagon spokeswoman misused staff to run her personal errands, a watchdog report found.
Study links congenital heart disease to oil, gas development
Health News // 3 hours ago
Study links congenital heart disease to oil, gas development
July 18 (UPI) -- Mothers who live near heavy oil and gas developments are between 40 percent and 70 percent more likely to give birth to babies with congenital heart defects.
Metal tube crashes through Washington state woman's windshield
Odd News // 4 hours ago
Metal tube crashes through Washington state woman's windshield
July 18 (UPI) -- A Washington state woman said she is lucky to be alive and free of serious injuries after a piece of metal tubing crashed through her windshield.
Kentucky man's irritation caused by tick latched onto his eye
Odd News // 4 hours ago
Kentucky man's irritation caused by tick latched onto his eye
July 18 (UPI) -- A Kentucky man who experienced irritation in his eye went to an optometrist and was shocked to learn the cause -- a deer tick latched onto his eyeball.
Financial incentives help smokers quit long term, study finds
Health News // 5 hours ago
Financial incentives help smokers quit long term, study finds
Financial incentives -- such as cash payments, vouchers or the return of money deposited by participants -- helped people quit smoking, a new study found.
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