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Teen dies, sister rescued after sand collapse at Jersey Shore beach
U.S. News // 5 hours ago
Teen dies, sister rescued after sand collapse at Jersey Shore beach
May 17 (UPI) -- Authorities said a teenage boy died and his sister was injured at a Jersey Shore beach on Tuesday when a large hole they were digging collapsed, trapping the siblings under sand.
Amber Heard wraps up testimony in Johnny Depp defamation trial
U.S. News // 6 hours ago
Amber Heard wraps up testimony in Johnny Depp defamation trial
May 17 (UPI) -- Actress Amber Heard finished testifying Tuesday in the defamation trial brought by her ex-husband, Johnny Depp.
Grand Canal painting fetches $56.6M, a record for Monet Venice work
U.S. News // 7 hours ago
Grand Canal painting fetches $56.6M, a record for Monet Venice work
May 17 (UPI) -- A Claude Monet painting of the Grand Canal in Italy sold at auction Tuesday for $56.6 million, the highest one of his Venice paintings has fetched, Sotheby's in New York announced.
Michigan judge blocks 1931 abortion law if Roe vs. Wade overturned
U.S. News // 8 hours ago
Michigan judge blocks 1931 abortion law if Roe vs. Wade overturned
May 17 (UPI) -- A Michigan Court of Claims judge issued a preliminary injunction Tuesday against the state's 1931 abortion ban, in case Roe vs. Wade is overturned by the U.S. Supreme Court.
U.S. to ease sanctions on Venezuela, allow negotiations with oil companies
U.S. News // 8 hours ago
U.S. to ease sanctions on Venezuela, allow negotiations with oil companies
May 17 (UPI) -- The United States will ease some sanctions against Venezuela, allowing U.S. and European oil companies to negotiate to resume services in the South American country.
Netflix cuts 150 workers in new round of layoffs
U.S. News // 9 hours ago
Netflix cuts 150 workers in new round of layoffs
May 17 (UPI) -- Netflix laid off 150 employees Tuesday as the streaming giant faces subscriber losses, slower revenue growth and a shareholder lawsuit.
House Democrats introduce bill to address baby formula shortage
U.S. News // 9 hours ago
House Democrats introduce bill to address baby formula shortage
May 17 (UPI) -- House Democrats introduced legislation Tuesday to help address the country's ongoing shortage of baby formula.
Dow Jones rises 431 points as markets stage rally after losing streaks
U.S. News // 10 hours ago
Dow Jones rises 431 points as markets stage rally after losing streaks
May 17 (UPI) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 431 points on Tuesday following a seven-week losing streak.
Toddler uses mom's phone to order 31 cheeseburgers delivered
Odd News // 11 hours ago
Toddler uses mom's phone to order 31 cheeseburgers delivered
May 17 (UPI) -- A Texas mother learned a lesson about leaving her phone unlocked when her 2-year-old son used DoorDash to order 31 cheeseburgers from McDonald's.
Struggling dog rescued from Florida creek
Odd News // 11 hours ago
Struggling dog rescued from Florida creek
May 17 (UPI) -- Police in Florida came to the rescue of a soggy canine spotted struggling to keep its head above the water in a creek.
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