Floor collapse at Indonesia Stock Exchange injures dozens

Jan. 15 (UPI) -- More than 70 people sustained injuries Monday after a section of the Indonesia Stock Exchange building in Central Jakarta collapsed. The...

Famous birthdays for Jan. 15: Pitbull, Chad Lowe

Jan. 15 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Capricorn. They include: -- French playwright Moliere (born Jean-Baptiste Poquelin) in 1622 --...

Tennis: Edmund out-guns Anderson for first round shock

MELBOURNE (NS) - Britain’s Kyle Edmund outfought Kevin Anderson over nearly five hours to send the 11th seed tumbling out of the Australian Open...

Phil Murphy says he’s fighting for ‘stronger and fairer economy and...

Jan. 14 (UPI) -- New Jersey's Governor-elect Phil Murphy said Sunday he is working toward a "stronger and fairer economy and society" in "the...

Analysis: End of a chip boom? Memory chip price drop spooks...

SEOUL (NS) - After a blistering year-and-a-half long surge, a sudden drop in some memory prices, followed by Samsung Electronics Co’s disappointing profit estimate,...

Google venture arm backs UK universal flu vaccine company

LONDON (NS) - A private British company developing a vaccine that would be the first in the world to fight all types of flu...

One dead following 7.1-magnitude earthquake in Peru

Jan. 14 (UPI) -- A magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck Peru Sunday morning, leaving at least one person dead and dozens injured. A 55-year-old man died...

South Africa’s ANC leader: Zuma to be dealt with over time

JOHANNESBURG (NewsSyrup) - The new leader of South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) party, Cyril Ramaphosa, has said the question of whether President...

Patriots way too good, rout Titans 35-14

The New England Patriots, seeking the sixth title of the Bill Belichick/Tom Brady Era, are headed to their seventh straight AFC championship game. James...

Trey Gowdy steps down from Ethics Committee

Jan. 13 (UPI) -- After five years of serving on the House Ethics Committee, Rep. Trey Gowdy is stepping down from the House Ethics...

Protesters trash South African H&M stores over monkey hoodie

Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Members of the opposition party Economic Freedom Fighters stormed into six South African H&M stores Saturday, in a protest that...

Ed Sheeran and Dua Lipa dominate Brit Award nominations

LONDON (NS) - Ed Sheeran, Dua Lipa, Liam Payne and Stormzy are among the nominees for this year’s Brit Awards, Britain’s most prestigious pop...

U.S. ultimatum on nuclear deal, new sanctions draw Iran threat

MOSCOW (NS) - Iran said on Saturday it would retaliate against new sanctions imposed by the United States after President Donald Trump set an...

Tunisia plans to increase support for poor families: source

TUNIS (NewsSyrup) - Tunisia plans to increase support for poor families and needy people, a government source said on Saturday, after protests broke out...

Iran promises ‘severe’ response to targeted U.S. sanctions

Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Iran is pushing back against President Donald Trump's decision to levy sanctions against 14 individuals and entities, including the country's...

Tennis: Bautista Agut beats Del Potro to win Auckland title

AUCKLAND (NS) - Roberto Bautista Agut continued to shine in New Zealand when the Spaniard won his second Auckland Classic title with a 6-1...

Celebrity getaway San Ysidro Ranch hit by California mudslides

MONTECITO, Calif. (NS) - The San Ysidro Ranch, a five-star resort near Santa Barbara where President John F. Kennedy and his wife Jacqueline honeymooned,...

Current and former Uber security staffers cast doubt on spying claims

SAN FRANCISCO (NS) - The former security chief of Uber Technologies Inc. swore in a closed legal proceeding that he knew of no attempts...

White House doctor declares Donald Trump ‘in excellent health’

Jan. 12 (UPI) -- President Donald Trump is "in excellent health," White House doctor Ronny Jackson said Friday after the president's first full physical...

Kentucky becomes first U.S. state to impose Medicaid work provisions

WASHINGTON (NS) - Kentucky on Friday became the first U.S. state to require that Medicaid recipients work or get jobs training, after gaining federal...