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Husband of missing California woman Maya 'May' Millete arrested
U.S. News // 2 hours ago
Husband of missing California woman Maya 'May' Millete arrested
Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Southern California authorities have arrested the husband of Maya "May" Millete nine months after her disappearance.
Bitcoin sets new high following ETF debut
U.S. News // 3 hours ago
Bitcoin sets new high following ETF debut
Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Bitcoin wasted no time taking advantage of its first U.S. future exchange-traded fund, or ETF, as the cryptocurrency reached a new high of $66,390.75 just before noon on Wednesday.
Firefighters rescue cat trapped in cinder block wall
Odd News // 4 hours ago
Firefighters rescue cat trapped in cinder block wall
Oct. 20 (UPI) -- An Arizona fire department rescued a cat that found itself stuck inside a cinder block wall.
Lockdown at Walter Reed hospital near D.C. lifted
U.S. News // 5 hours ago
Lockdown at Walter Reed hospital near D.C. lifted
Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Military authorities lifted a lockdown at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center near Washington, D.C., on Wednesday after searching the facility in response to threats of a bomb and an active shooter.
Report says Brazil's Bolsonaro should face charges for COVID-19 response
World News // 8 hours ago
Report says Brazil's Bolsonaro should face charges for COVID-19 response
Oct. 20 (UPI) -- A Brazilian report recommends that President Jair Bolsonaro be charged with "crimes against humanity" for essentially letting COVID-19 sweep through the South American nation in a failed bid to achieve herd immunity.
Woman captures 'Brocken spectre' on video at ridge in Washington state
U.S. News // 10 hours ago
Woman captures 'Brocken spectre' on video at ridge in Washington state
Nikki Klein was having a less-than-pleasant day when she ventured out to Hurricane Ridge in Olympic National Park, leading her directly into a "magical" encounter the likes of which she had never experienced before.
British healthcare workers call for COVID-19 restrictions to avert 'winter crisis'
World News // 10 hours ago
British healthcare workers call for COVID-19 restrictions to avert 'winter crisis'
Oct. 20 (UPI) -- British health officials called on the government late Tuesday to immediately reintroduce COVID-19 mitigating measures to avoid "stumbling into winter crisis."
Mount Aso volcano erupts, spews lava and ash in southwest Japan
World News // 11 hours ago
Mount Aso volcano erupts, spews lava and ash in southwest Japan
Oct. 20 (UPI) -- A volcano in southern Japan erupted on Wednesday and prompted officials to issue a quarantine zone on the mountain.
Lawsuit: Critical race theory ban in Okla. schools violates Constitution
U.S. News // 12 hours ago
Lawsuit: Critical race theory ban in Okla. schools violates Constitution
Oct. 20 (UPI) -- A group of students and educators have filed a lawsuit against the state of Oklahoma, accusing it of violating their constitutional rights with a law that restricts the teaching of race and gender in classrooms.
Survey: Women doctors face higher levels of harassment, frustration
Health News // 13 hours ago
Survey: Women doctors face higher levels of harassment, frustration
Many female family doctors face sexual harassment, but most remain satisfied with their careers, a new study finds.
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