Mexico presidential campaigns ramp up spend on online ads

MEXICO CITY (NewsSyrup) - Mexico’s presidential candidates have declared spending 159 million pesos ($7.8 million) so far on web advertising including Facebook, YouTube and...

Golf: Fleetwood battles to two-over 74 in first round in Germany

(NS) - Tommy Fleetwood could not conjure up his U.S. Open magic as he battled to a two-over-par 74 in the opening round at...

Court denies Norwegian mass murderer Anders Breivik’s isolation appeal

June 21 (UPI) -- The European Court of Human Rights on Thursday rejected an appeal by Norwegian mass murderer Anders Breivik, who argued his...

MTV forms new studio, announces revivals of ‘Daria,’ ‘Real World’

June 21 (UPI) -- MTV has announced the launch of a new production studio that will develop revivals based on the network's classic programs,...

FBI: Most shooters get guns legally, not diagnosed mentally ill

June 21 (UPI) -- An FBI examination of shooting attacks over a 13-year period in the United States has concluded that most shooters obtain...

Ericsson needs industries to embrace 5G to underpin its recovery

STOCKHOLM/LONDON (NS) - Ericsson needs a range of industries to embrace 5G network services if the equipment maker is to get a long-term boost...

Israel’s UroGen to start mid-stage bladder cancer trial

RAANANA, Israel (NS) - Israel’s UroGen Pharma plans to begin a mid-stage trial of its treatment for bladder cancer patients in August, after positive...

New U.S. Army headquarters to open next week in South Korea

SEOUL, June 21 (UPI) -- U.S. Forces in South Korea will leave its longtime base in central part of Seoul to a new headquarters,...

India raises import duties on agri, steel products to protest U.S....

NEW DELHI (NS) - India has increased import duties on some agricultural and steel products that are imported from the U.S. in retaliation against...

May faces down pro-EU rebel lawmakers to win Brexit vote

LONDON (NewsSyrup) - Prime Minister Theresa May won a crucial Brexit vote in parliament on Wednesday, keeping her divided government’s plans to end more...

Music fans mark 70 years since first LP as vinyl enjoys...

LONDON (NS) - In the basement of the British Library, curator Andy Linehan inspects the latest addition to a massive archive of wax cylinders,...

U.N.: Syrian regime, rebels committed war crimes in Eastern Ghouta siege

June 20 (UPI) -- The Syrian government and rebels committed war crimes and crimes against humanity during the five-year siege of Eastern Ghouta, U.N....

Free agent WR Decker has eyes on Patriots

Free-agent wide receiver Eric Decker has labeled the New England Patriots as a potential landing spot for his next team. Decker recorded 54 receptions...

Lab-grown livestock feed may ease climatic effects of feed production

June 20 (UPI) -- Can cows subsist on space food? Scientists want to limit the environmental impacts of livestock feed crop cultivation. New research suggests...

TSA to expand security for powder canisters in carry-on bags

June 20 (UPI) -- The U.S. Transportation Security Administration will soon expand a policy that gives extra screening to canisters containing powders to foreign...

U.S. economy less exposed to oil price shocks

June 20 (UPI) -- The price of oil is vulnerable to spikes from geopolitical events, though the U.S. economy seems only modestly at risk,...

5,000 pigs burned alive in Ohio barn fire

June 20 (UPI) -- Approximately 5,000 pigs were killed Tuesday after a barn fire broke out in Ohio, officials said. The incident occurred at the...

U.S. congressional Republicans seek legislative fix to family separation crisis

WASHINGTON (NewsSyrup) - Congressional Republicans scrambled on Tuesday to craft legislation that would quell an outcry over the Trump administration’s separation of immigrant parents...

Hollywood producers speak out against Fox over immigration stance

LOS ANGELES (NS) - Some powerful Hollywood producers and directors have criticized Twenty-First Century Fox Inc over its news commentators’ support for the U.S....

Cricket: England hit ODI world record 481 in thrashing Australia

(NS) - England stormed to a one-day international world record of 481 for six as they thrashed Australia by 242 runs at Trent Bridge...