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NRO satellites launched from NASA’s Virginia facility

NRO satellites launched from NASA’s Virginia facility

July 15 (UPI) -- The first launch on Wednesday morning of a Minotaur IV rocket from Wallops Island, Va., was a success, the Air Force announced. Northrop Grumman launched four clas...

Health

COVID-19 candidate vaccine induces strong immune response; late-stage trial to start July 23

COVID-19 candidate vaccine induces strong immune response; late-stage trial to start July 23

July 15 (UPI) -- U.S. biotech company Moderna said a vaccine it is developing ha...
CDC: Three of four Americans wear masks to prevent COVID-19 spread

CDC: Three of four Americans wear masks to prevent COVID-19 spread

July 14 (UPI) -- More than 75 percent of American adults wear face coverings whe...
HPV might cause 1 in 5 cases of prostate cancer, analysis says

HPV might cause 1 in 5 cases of prostate cancer, analysis says

July 13 (UPI) -- Just over 20 percent of men with prostate cancer tested positiv...

World

‘I’m not a bad guy’: New bodycam video of George Floyd’s death emerges

‘I’m not a bad guy’: New bodycam video of George Floyd’s death emerges

Footage from body cameras worn by two police officers showing a panicked and scared George Floyd pleading with officers ...
Mexico records near-record daily deaths, coronavirus cases

Mexico records near-record daily deaths, coronavirus cases

Mexico has recorded 836 more confirmed deaths from COVID-19 and 7,051 more coronavirus cases, both among the highest fig...
Hong Kong: China vows to retaliate after Trump ends special economic status

Hong Kong: China vows to retaliate after Trump ends special economic status

Media playback is unsupported on your device China has vowed to retaliate...
Malian accused of war crimes refuses to enter plea at ICC

Malian accused of war crimes refuses to enter plea at ICC

July 14 (UPI) -- An accused Islamist militant declined to enter a plea in response to war crimes charges at the start of...