JUPITER, Fla. -- More than three days after two 14-year-old boys disappeared on what was supposed to be a routine fishing trip, Coast Guard officials offered hope the teenagers could be found alive.
"People can survive in...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- When James L. White was being raised by a single mother in rural Kentucky, he was taunted by children who chanted, "Who's your daddy?"
So he would tell stories.
"I'd come up with someone who was famous, ...Read more
Ever wanted to ask Stephen Hawking a question about artificial intelligence? Now's your chance.
The celebrity theoretical physicist, portrayed in the movie "The Theory of Everything" last year, is giving the public an ...Read more
BUTTE, Mont. (UPI) -- A daredevil driver soared through the air for 166 feet in the cab of a semi truck at the Evel Knievel Days stunt festival in Montana.
Gregg Godfrey, who set the Guinness World Record in the category ...Read more
TAMPA, Fla. (UPI) -- A Florida man said Starbucks has lifted a lifetime ban he was given for asking people not to illegally use parking spaces reserved for the disabled.
Rob Rowen, who said he has been patronizing the ...Read more
BOULDER, Colo. (UPI) -- A Colorado sheriff's office shared pictures and video of a "conversation" between deputies and their feathery match -- a baby owl.
The Boulder County Sheriff's Office said deputies driving ...Read more
SANAA, Yemen -- At least 12 pro-government Yemeni fighters were killed and about 50 others injured Monday in an airstrike in Lahj in southern Yemen, despite a five-day truce announced earlier by the Saudi-led alliance, ...Read more
WASHINGTON (UPI) -- A video going viral online shows a summer-loving pug relaxing with a snore-filled snooze in a miniature pool while wearing some classy shades.
The video, posted to YouTube by Meg Frost, the official ...Read more
Hidden Doors, Secret RoomsJamie Eubanks
Jillian Braedon possesses a secret so explosive that she must be silenced. On the run with her five-year-old daughter, stranded in the middle of a blizzard and critically injured, Jill sends little Valerie off into the raging storm alone. The child stumbles onto the property of retired ...
WASHINGTON -- Oliva Lopez thought she'd be working with migrant mothers and children in a group-home setting when hired as a social worker at a Texas family detention center.
But when she arrived at the concrete facility ...Read more
NEW DELHI -- Security was tightened across India Monday as gunmen dressed in military fatigues attacked a police station and shot at a bus in the northern state of Punjab, killing six people including four policemen, ...Read more
COLUMBUS, Ohio (UPI) -- A man facing charges after he taped himself hopping a fence at the Columbus Zoo to pet the cougars said he regrets his actions.
Josh Newell, 35, is facing a criminal trespassing charge after a ...Read more
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia -- President Barack Obama inserted himself deeply into the election season from this remote locale on Monday, blasting the political rhetoric of Republican presidential candidates and what he called a...Read more
What do you do when your bandmate and songwriting partner happens to be one of the most celebrated lead singers in all of rock 'n' roll?
If you're Keith Richards, you largely keep your mouth shut and be content to be one ...Read more
TRENTON, N.J. -- When Chris Christie recently launched his presidential bid with a pep-style rally at his old high school, Jim O'Neill pointedly skipped the homecoming event.
"I didn't want to do anything that would have ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Filmmaker Kris Swanberg is expecting her second child any day now. She is due soon – and "Unexpected," her new film about pregnancy and impending motherhood, just opened.
The timing of it all -- well, it's ...Read more
LAS VEGAS -- The King did it with his Priscilla.
So did Mia Farrow and Ol' Blue Eyes; Richard Gere and Cindy Crawford; Demi Moore and Bruce Willis. Mickey Rooney did it twice, with two women.
They all got married in Las ...Read more
DETROIT -- Detroit has always attracted outsiders who wanted to contribute to the city's growth. From architect Albert Kahn to civic rights activist Rosa Parks, over the decades numerous benefactors who hailed from ...Read more
NAIROBI, Kenya--Esther Nduta dreamed of finishing school and starting a business, but her parents took her out of school when she was 14 because they couldn't afford the fees. Now she spends her days doing menial jobs such...Read more
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee came under fire Sunday after accusing President Barack Obama of marching Israelis "to the door of the oven" by agreeing to an Iran nuclear deal that the former Fox News host says is too ...Read more
ATLANTA -- Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of the late Whitney Houston and singer Bobby Brown, has died.
"It is hard to say goodbye. On Sunday, July 26, Bobbi Kristina Brown made her transition peacefully. The family...Read more