Air Force successfully launches LRASM missile from B-1B Lancer

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- The U.S. Navy and Lockheed Martin have conducted the first free-flight launch of a Long Range Anti-ship Missile from a...

Big city biotechs decamp for suburbs as property costs rise

NEW YORK (NS) - The biotech industry is facing high rents and tight lab space in Boston, New York and San Francisco, forcing companies...

Air Force stands up new Space Operations Directorate

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- The U.S. Air Force has announced that its new Space Operations Directorate begins initial operating capability this coming Monday. The 43-member...

Archaeologists discover ancient trade routes in Vietnam

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Archaeologists have discovered an ancient trade network crisscrossing Vietnam's Mekong Delta region. As revealed by several excavations, a vast network of...

Eating disorders linked to history of theft

(NS Health) - Women with anorexia nervosa or bulimia are up to four times more likely to be convicted of theft - often petty...

Study: Hypertension in pregnancy may affect long-term heart health

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Researchers have found that women who have hypertension during pregnancy may have an increased risk of heart disease and hypertension...

Sarah Hyland and Dominic Sherwood split after two years of dating

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Actors Sarah Hyland and Dominic Sherwood have ended their relationship after about two years of dating. A friend close to the...

Trey Songz pleads guilty to misdemeanors in Detroit police clash

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Singer Trey Songz pleaded guilty to a pair of misdemeanors following a clash with police after a concert last year...

Insys agrees to pay $4.45 million to resolve Illinois opioid lawsuit

BOSTON (NS) - Insys Therapeutics Inc has agreed to pay $4.45 million to resolve a lawsuit by Illinois' attorney general claiming it deceptively marketed...

Children more likely pick up moral lessons from human fables than...

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Anthropomorphic, or human-like, animals are often the protagonists of children's books. But new research suggests parents who want their kids...

Study: Half of parents against later school start times

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- A new study by the University of Michigan finds that parents are divided in support of delays in school start...

Smokers more likely to quit when cigarette prices increase

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Drexel University researchers have found that smokers are 20 percent more likely to quit smoking when the price of cigarettes...

Delphi partners with Innoviz for self-driving technology

(NS) - Delphi Automotive Plc (DLPH.N) said on Friday it has partnered with laser-based sensor maker Innoviz Technologies to improve vehicle safety for self-driving...

Donald Trump at Camp David to meet national security team

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Still technically on vacation, President Donald Trump on Friday departed for Camp David for a high-level meet with his national...

Steve Bannon out as White House chief strategist

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- President Donald Trump on Friday ousted Steve Bannon, his chief White House political strategist and architect of his populist campaign,...

Cosmonauts launch 3D-printed satellite from space station

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- During a lengthy spacewalk on Thursday, Russian cosmonauts Fyodor Yurchikhin and Sergey Ryazanskiy released five mini satellites by hand, including...

U.S. military to buy counter-drone radars from RADA

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- RADA Electronic Industries Ltd. Of Israel this week announced an order from the U.S. military for its Multi-Mission Hemispheric Radar...

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg to take two months of paternity leave

REUTERS - Facebook Inc founder Mark Zuckerberg said on Friday he would be taking two months of paternity leave after the birth of his...

Abba star asks fans to take a chance on new piano...

(NS) - It might take a few moments for fans of Abba star Benny Andersson's to recognize the songs on his new album "Piano"....

3 dead in stabbing attacks in Finland, Germany

Aug. 18 (UPI) -- At least three people died Friday and several others were hurt in separate stabbing attacks in Finland and Germany, authorities...