May 20 (UPI) -- Measles cases in the United States rose to 880 last week, to the highest level in 25 years, the U

U.S. measles cases increase to 25-year high


May 20 (UPI) -- The Trump administration has announced the first step of what it considers a blueprint for peace between Israelis and Palestinians, encouraging fiscal investment in exchange for a cease-fire

Donald Trump's Mideast peace plan met by Palestinians with heavy skepticism


May 20 (UPI) -- Despite the president's order to his acting secretary of defense not to start a war in the Persian Gulf, it is hard to discount a more sinister interpretation of the Trump administration's decision to deploy additional naval forces and bombers to the region as part of exerting "maximum pressure" on Iran

Remember the Maine, Donald Trump and John Bolton!


May 19 (UPI) -- Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday he expects F-35 jets will be delivered "sooner or late"r to his nation despite a deal with Russia to purchase the S-400 surface-to-air missile system

Recep Tayyip Erdogan expects F-35 jets 'sooner or later' despite Russian missiles purchase


On this date in history:In 1792, 24 brokers met in New York City and formed the New York Stock Exchange

On This Day, May 17: Disco icon Donna Summer dies


May 15 (UPI) -- The Israeli Navy successfully deployed its Seagull unmanned surface vessel in exercises earlier this month, Elbit Systems announced

Israeli navy tests unmanned sonar mine-sweeping vessel


May 15 (UPI) -- The Palestinian Health Ministry reported the protest numbers as Palestinians mark the creation of Israel and claim of thousands of displaced Arabs during the 1948 war

10,000 Palestinians join in Nakba Day protests


On this date in history:In 1911, the U

On This Day, May 15: Abe Fortas resigns from Supreme Court


May 14 (UPI) -- Messaging app WhatsApp said it's fixed a vulnerability in its software that allowed hackers to spy on users' emails and other personal information

WhatsApp fixes bug that allowed hackers to hijack smartphones