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Karen Butler Former Spice Girls singer Geri Halliwell Horner has announced via Twitter the birth of her second child.
As the new president settles in, much of the world reaffirms its commitment to the Paris agreement.
Alex ButlerJan. 21 (UPI) -- James Loney, who was traded last May, earned a spring training invite Friday.
The Sports Xchange The NFL announced the dates for two of the four London games scheduled in 2017.
Karen Butler First lady Melania Trump wore a white, off-the-shoulder gown with a ruffle down the front, thin belt around her waist and a thigh slit to the Liberty Ball.
Alex ButlerJan. 20 (UPI) -- Tucked in a quiet corner of a road locker room, he's the foil for his sharpshooting superstar brother.
Ben HooperJan. 20 (UPI) -- A construction worker in the Netherlands captured video of a territorial sea gull repeatedly dive-bombing him at a building site.
Karen Butler "Vikings" star Travis Fimmel will executive produce and play Wyatt Earp in a new scripted, anthology series, the History channel announced Friday.
Elizabeth Shim A quarrel over a new statue honoring former "comfort women" has not discouraged tourists from Japan.
Hiba Dlewati and Nawar Oliver, Syria Deeply Six years in, the progressively proxy nature of Syria's war has left civilians more vulnerable to violence and society more fractured.
Ed AdamczykJan. 20 (UPI) -- The mandate of Denmark's military forces in Iraq was extended Friday, allowing troops to venture into Syria to combat terrorists.
Ben HooperJan. 20 (UPI) -- A California man whose two vehicles were both crushed by trees in different cities on the same day says he feels like "the luckiest guy."
Ryan MaassJan. 20 (UPI) -- Sig Sauer has received a $580 million contract to provide Modular Handgun Systems for the U.S. Army.
Over the years, the otherwise serious ceremony of swearing in the president has had a few odd moments.
Studies led by anthropologist Helen Fisher have revealed that the brain's "in love" phase is a unique and well-defined period of time, and there are 13 telltale signs that you're...
Ed AdamczykJan. 20 (UPI) -- Nigerian soldiers repelled a Boko Haram attack on a refugee camp, just days after the camp was accidentally bombed, witnesses said.
Ex-US Vice President Al Gore, who has made a new climate change film, says he thinks campaigners will "win" the debate.
Archaeological research at a site in Galloway suggests it may have been at the heart of a "lost kingdom" from the Dark Ages.
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Daniel J. Graeber The city of Essen in German was honored with a green-city award by a European body for transforming itself from a steel to an environmental leader.
Daniel J. Graeber It will be the economies in the Asia Pacific region that could gain the global edge in clean energy technology in the age of protectionism, a consultant...
Your pockmarked face conceals a hidden truth, Guarding your age like some resentful crone And leading us astray with dreams of youth. A replica of our most precious stone, Brought...
Microbes that rank among the simplest and most ancient organisms on Earth could survive the extremely thin air of Mars, a new study finds.
The Sports Xchange Seven-time Pro Bowl running back Adrian Peterson revealed three teams he'd consider in free agency should he not return to the Minnesota Vikings next season.
Ben HooperJan. 19 (UPI) -- A snowman built by Austrian zookeepers in a panda's enclosure quickly became the bear's victim when it was dismantled for food.
Insects engage in the largest continental migration on Earth, new research indicates. Some 3.5 trillion insects in Southern Britain alone migrate each year – a biomass eight times that of...
It's well known that humans and other animals are fatigued and sleepy when sick, but it's a microscopic roundworm that's providing an explanation of how that occurs.
Daniel UriaJan. 19 (UPI) -- An overdue library book was returned to a California library about a century after it was originally checked out.