UPI

Subscribe to UPI feed UPI
U.S. News - UPI.com
Updated: 5 days 12 hours ago

Watch live: President Joe Biden to speak on updated COVID-19 vaccines

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 17:05
President Joe Biden will make comments about the new updated COVID-19 vaccines created to combat the Omicron subvariants of BA.4 and BA.5 on Thursday.

United Airlines spends $15M for 200 electric air taxis

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 16:41
United Airlines is investing $15 million to buy 200 vertical take-off and landing electric vehicles, the Chicago-based company said in a statement on Thursday.

Bernard Shaw, pioneer anchor at CNN for 2 decades, dies at 82

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 16:17
Bernard Shaw, a pioneer Black broadcast journalist who was a staple on the anchor desk at CNN for two decades and provided numerous memorable on-air moments, died due to complications from pneumonia. He was 82.

Survey finds cyberattacks on healthcare facilities increase patient mortality

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 16:13
The impact of cyberattacks on American healthcare facilities frequently result in higher patient mortality while also leading to millions of dollars in lost productivity, according to a new study published Thursday.

Ex-Trump adviser Steve Bannon surrenders in NYC to face fraud charges over border wall funds

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 15:35
Steve Bannon, a onetime White House senior adviser to President Donald Trump, turned himself in to the Manhattan district attorney on Thursday to face state charges related to a funding scheme.

Jeep unveils first all-electric SUVs, including Wrangler-inspired Recon

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 14:34
Jeep announced on Thursday that it's producing its first entirely electric vehicles and they will be available in the United States within three years -- including a new model that was inspired by the iconic Wrangler.

In photos: Barack, Michelle Obama portraits unveiled at White House

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 13:30
Former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama unveiled their official portraits at the White House on September 7, 2022. Barack Obama's portrait was painted by Robert McCurdy. Sharon Sprung painted Michelle Obama's.

Four dead in Memphis after live streamed shooting 'rampage' ends with police chase; Ezekiel Kelly arrested

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 13:21
Police in Memphis arrested a 19-year-old man on Wednesday night after gunfire and carjackings throughout the city caused four deaths and multiple injuries, authorities said.

Wood company says one of its machines may have started deadly Mill Fire in California

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 12:43
A wood products company said that it's investigating the possibility that one of its machines sparked a deadly wildfire in Northern California that's charred 4,000 acres and killed at least two people.

Conservative group FGA expects documents on President Joe Biden's order that promotes voter registration

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 11:08
The Justice Department must begin releasing documents to a conservative think tank on Thursday to show what it's doing about an order from President Joe Biden to expand voting access and registration information.

Hurricane Earl intensifies as it heads toward Bermuda

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 09:03
Hurricane Earl continued to strengthen early Thursday as forecasters expect it will become a major hurricane later in the day as it heads near Bermuda.

Police arrest suspect in stabbing death of Las Vegas reporter

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 06:10
Authorities in Las Vegas said they have arrested a suspect in the stabbing death of local investigative reporter Jeff German.

Hurricane Danielle picks up speed, strength as it moves north in open Atlantic

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 03:30
Hurricane Danielle was increasing speed Wednesday as it moved over the open central north Atlantic Ocean.

Ex-Puerto Rico legislator sentenced to nearly 5 years for kickback scheme

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 02:31
A judge on Wednesday sentenced a former Puerto Rico legislator to nearly five years in jail after pleading guilty to charges stemming from a bribery and kickback scheme involving two of his employees.

Amazon CEO says N.Y. union vote had 'very disturbing irregularities'

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 01:32
Amazon CEO Andy Jassy on Wednesday said the company's effort to overturn a union vote at its Staten Island warehouse is "going to take a long time to play out."

Steve Bannon expected to face criminal charges in New York

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 00:45
Former White House adviser Steve Bannon is expected to face charges in a criminal indictment that is scheduled to be unsealed Thursday in New York.

Beto O'Rourke pauses Texas gubernatorial campaign, citing illness

Mon, 08/29/2022 - 03:54
Texas gubernatorial candidate Beto O'Rourke announced the temporary pause of his campaign on Sunday due to illness.

Detroit police arrest man accused of killing three people in early morning shooting spree

Mon, 08/29/2022 - 03:18
Authorities in Detroit said police Sunday night arrested a man accused of shooting four people, three fatally, in what are believed to be random acts of violence.

Salt Lake Police release body cam footage of Nykon Brandon's fatal encounter with police

Sun, 08/28/2022 - 19:39
The Salt Lake City Police Department has released body camera footage of a man who died after he was detained by police for allegedly stealing beer from a brewery in his underwear.

Four dead including suspect after Texas man set homes on fire, shot those who fled

Sun, 08/28/2022 - 18:01
A Texas man dressed in black set fire to a multi-family building before shooting those who fled early Sunday morning, Houston police said.

Pages