The largest study of its kind, involving more than 2 million people across five countries, finds that autism spectrum disorders are 80 percent reliant on inherited genes

Autism largely caused by genetics, not environment, study finds


July 17 (UPI) -- A report by the Iranian government Wednesday said Britain violated international law this month when it captured the Grace 1 oil tanker, which was taken in international waters off the coast of Gibraltar

Iran slams Britain for seizing tanker off Gibraltar


July 16 (UPI) -- Archaeologists have unearthed a massive Neolithic settlement near Jerusalem

Huge Neolithic settlement unearthed near Jerusalem


July 16 (UPI) -- You know the term "jumping the shark," don't you?It comes from an episode of Happy Days, in which Fonzie water-skies over a caged shark

Trump's bigotry has gone too far with attacks on congresswomen


July 15 (UPI) -- The U

Germany approved for $401M buy of Patriot missiles, parts


July 13 (UPI) -- On this date in history:In 1863, opposition to the Federal Conscription Act triggered New York City riots in which at least 120 people died and hundreds were injured

On This Day, July 13: George Zimmerman acquitted of shooting Trayvon Martin


July 12 (UPI) -- India will try to become just the fourth country to make a soft landing on the moon, after its Chandrayaan 2 mission takes off Monday

India aims to become 4th nation to land on moon


July 11 (UPI) -- HBO said Thursday it has renewed its teen drama series Euphoria for a second season

HBO renews 'Euphoria' for Season 2


July 11 (UPI) -- When Palestinian laborers cross a border checkpoint into Jerusalem, they are now able to go through the new Qalandiya station -- an upgraded, high-tech passage point Israel hopes will cut out the long lines and poor conditions that plagued the old one

New high-tech Jerusalem checkpoint scanning 4,000 people a day