INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. -- Of all the guilty culinary pleasures that Ernie Feld whips up at his tiny pastry shop in the forest, one is particularly bittersweet: the popular poppy-seed strudels.
That's the delicacy Feld made...Read more
RIOHACHA, Colombia -- It was another day at the office for Elion Uriana, a palabrero, or tribal judge, in Colombia's Wayuu indigenous community. A leader of his goat-herding clan, he was considering the aftermath of an ...Read more
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Smells of lilac and palm were everywhere, hanging in the air. The Imperial trooper removed his white sculpted helmet and breathed in the spring morning. Immediately, the pleasant smell of Anaheim was ...Read more
Milly Wu marched through the J. Paul Getty Museum's galleries of 19th century European paintings, stopping just long enough to frame Monets, Manets and, of course, Vincent Van Gogh's "Irises" with her smartphone camera.
CONCORD, N.C. (UPI) -- A North Carolina man who died at age 81 had one final request printed in his obituary: "Do not vote for Hillary Clinton in 2016."
Jill McLain, whose father, Larry Upright, died April 13, said her ...Read more
VILNIUS, Lithuania -- Poland demanded an apology from the U.S. after FBI Director James Comey suggested that Poles were accomplices in the Holocaust and shared responsibility for Nazi atrocities there.
The Polish Foreign ...Read more
There aren't many issues on which government regulators, oil industry experts and environmentalists can all agree, but five years after the BP gulf oil spill, many say offshore drilling operations are safer -- although ...Read more
CHICAGO (UPI) -- A Chicago Cubs fan attending a game at Wrigley Field was caught on camera catching a foul ball in her beer cup and then chugging the remaining liquid.
Krista Dotzenrod, 24, said she was surprised when the...Read more
You'd think this national obsession with analyzing the NFL draft would produce someone who actually knows all that will happen when the three-day selection show kicks off in Chicago on April 30.
You'd be wrong.
"There ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Top Obama administration officials have failed for several days to persuade Saudi Arabia's government to limit the scope of its airstrikes on cities and towns in Yemen, a campaign that authorities said killed...Read more