Olympics: Russian medallist at Games suspected of doping – source

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (NS) - A Russian medallist at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics is suspected of having tested positive for a banned substance, a...

Software may have helped Daimler pass U.S. emissions tests – report

BERLIN (NS) - U.S. investigators probing Mercedes maker Daimler have found that its cars were equipped with software which may have help them to...

Eagles give G Wisniewski $250,000 bonus

The Philadelphia Eagles gave guard Stefen Wisniewski a $250,000 bonus for the 2018 season after he narrowly missed out on an incentive for the...

U.S.-based Russian news outlet registers as foreign agent

(NewsSyrup) - U.S.-based Russian news outlet RIA Global LLC has registered as a foreign agent with the U.S. Justice Department, the fourth Russian-linked media...

Jury awards family $37 million in Baltimore County wrongful death suit

Feb. 17 (UPI) -- A Baltimore jury on Friday awarded $37 million to the family of Korryn Gaines, killed in 2016 after a six-hour...

China warns of retaliation if U.S. imposes steel, aluminum tariffs

Feb. 17 (UPI) -- China has a message to President Donald Trump if he imposes heavy tariffs on steel and aluminum imports: The Asian...

Show honoring Andrew Lloyd Webber to premiere at Paper Mill

Feb. 17 (UPI) -- Unmasked, a musical memoir honoring the work of Andrew Lloyd Webber, is to open the Paper Mill Playhouse's 2018-19 season. Co-created...

Gilead wins reversal of $2.54 billion hepatitis C drug patent verdict

(NS) - A federal judge in Delaware has overturned a jury’s verdict requiring Gilead Sciences Inc to pay a record $2.54 billion because its...

Britain’s Lizzy Yarnold wins women’s skeleton event at Winter Games

Feb. 17 (UPI) -- Lizzy Yarnold of Britain won the women's skeleton event Saturday at the Pyeongchang Winter Games. She finished with a time of...

China’s Hui Muslims fearful Chinese New Year education ban a sign...

GUANGHE, China (NewsSyrup) - For some in China’s ethnic Hui Muslim minority here, a recent ban on young people engaging in religious education in...

FBI admits failure to act on Florida school gunman, drawing anger

PARKLAND, Fla. (NS) - The Federal Bureau of Investigation said on Friday it had failed to act on a tip warning that the man...

White House security clearances to undergo overhaul

Feb. 16 (UPI) -- White House Chief of Staff John Kelly on Friday announced measures to overhaul how security clearances are handled after the...

Israel to receive F-35 air vehicle deliveries

Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Lockheed Martin has been awarded a contract for procurement of initial air vehicle spares for F-35 air vehicle deliveries in...

Celebrity chef Edward Kwon shares special flavors of Pyeongchang

SEOUL, Feb. 16 (UPI) -- The taste of Pyeongchang is fresh, crisp and bountiful, providing finest flavors of nature. That's according to Edward Kwon, a...

Navy turns to General Dynamics for anti-missile protection

Feb. 16 (UPI) -- General Dynamics was awarded a contract for services in support of the Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement program. The deal, announced Thursday...

Genetic mutation from father may speed onset of ovarian cancer

Feb. 16 (UPI) -- A genetic mutation linked to sped up onset of ovarian and prostate cancers, and passed through the X-chromosome, has been...

Olympics: South Korea crowns Iron Man Yun as skeleton emperor

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (NS) - The coronation of South Korea’s skeleton emperor Yun Sung-bin was staged with thousands of cheering fans who braved the...

50 years of 911: The small Alabama town that revolutionized emergency...

Feb. 16 (UPI) -- The president of a rural telephone company took the initiative to establish the first 911 emergency system in a small...

Computer-driven hedge funds lose out on volatility spike – HSBC data

LONDON (NS) - Performance from computer-driven hedge funds run by industry stalwarts Cantab Capital Partners and Systematica Investments took a hit after market volatility...

Male stars at Berlin film festival say #MeToo movement is making...

BERLIN (NS) - Male stars attending the Berlin film festival on Thursday told NS they were reassessing their own behavior in light of the...