Keyboard warriors: South Korea, U.S. gear up for war games to...

SEOUL (NewsSyrup) - In air conditioned bunkers and at military bases across South Korea, it is with keyboards - not tanks - that South...

Judge rejects bid by Polanski’s 1977 rape victim to end case

LOS ANGELES (NS) - A Los Angeles judge on Friday rejected a request by the woman who was raped by director Roman Polanski 40...

Chinese scam suspects took over 11-story block in Cambodia

PHNOM PENH (NewsSyrup) - No sooner had the 11-story apartment building in Phnom Penh's affluent Tuol Kouk district been finished than dozens of young...

300K petition drive blocks Missouri right-to-work legislation

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Labor unions in Missouri moved to block right-to-work legislation from going into effect, submitting more than 300,000 petitions to force...

Judge rejects bid by Polanski’s 1977 rape victim to end case

LOS ANGELES (NS) - A Los Angeles judge on Friday rejected a request by the woman who was raped by director Roman Polanski 40...

Golf – McIlroy plans to defend FedExCup title: report

(NS) - Rory McIlroy plans to play again this year after suggesting last week that he might not compete again in 2017 to aid...

Chicken Soup for the Soul turns cold on debut

(NS) - Shares of Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment Inc (CSSE.O), a unit of the popular 1990's self-help book publisher, fell as...

Golf – At home Simpson halfway co-leader at Greensboro

GREENSBORO, North Carolina (NS) - Webb Simpson recovered from two consecutive bogeys to join fellow American Ryan Armour in the lead on 13-under par...

Carl Icahn gives up title as Trump ‘senior adviser’

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Businessman Carl Icahn said Friday he would relinquish the title "special adviser to the president on regulatory reform" that President...

Presidential arts committee resigns en masse after Charlottesville

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Members of an Obama-era presidential arts advisory committee resigned their service under President Donald Trump on Friday in response to...

Orange County mass murderer Scott Dekraai escapes death penalty

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- The man responsible for Orange County, Calif.'s, deadliest mass shooting avoided the death sentence Friday after a judge ruled prosecutorial...

NuTonomy hopes for second-quarter 2018 launch of paid Singapore self-driving car...

SAN FRANCISCO (NS) - U.S. self-driving car startup NuTonomy and southeast Asian ride services partner Grab hope to turn a test pilot in Singapore...

Why whiskey tastes better with a little bit of water

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Whiskey has long been diluted by water before bottling. Many whiskey drinkers also add a few drops of water to...

Bayer, J&J win third U.S. trial over Xarelto bleeding risk

(NS) - A federal jury has cleared Bayer AG and Johnson & Johnson of liability in the third case to go to trial out...

Solar eclipse to be streamed live for first time, from balloons

CHARLESTON, S.C. (NS) - Next week's solar eclipse will be streamed live online for the first time, from the vantage point of helium-filled balloons...

Taylor Swift goes blank on social media, sending fans into frenzy

LOS ANGELES (NS) - Taylor Swift, one of the most popular celebrities on social media, wiped all her accounts on Friday, sending fans into...

National Guard activates cyber-security task force

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- A full-time Army National Guard unit of more than 100 cyber specialists was mobilized this week, the largest mobilization of...

Civil rights commission slams Trump transgender military ban

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights released a statement Friday condemning President Donald Trump's announcement he intends to ban transgender...

Charlottesville mayor calls for removal of Lee statue at heart of...

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Charlottesville, Va., Mayor Mike Signer on Friday called for an emergency session of the Virginia General Assembly to approve legislation...

Spouse hostility may worsen chronic low back pain

(NS Health) - People with chronic low back pain may feel it even more sharply if their spouses are critical and unsupportive of their...