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Detroit Lions’ Matthew Stafford becomes fastest QB to 40,000 passing yards

Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford became the fastest player in NFL history to reach 40,000 career passing yards during Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings. Stafford needed 87 yards entering the matchup against the ...

Actress Jennifer Lawrence marries art dealer Cooke Maroney in R.I.

Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence married art dealer Cooke Maroney this weekend at a historic mansion in Rhode Island. UsMagazine.com said Lawrence, 29, exchanged wedding vows with Maroney, 34, at the Belcourt of Newport on ...

Falcons’ Devonta Freeman ejected for fight with Rams’ Aaron Donald

Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Atlanta Falcons starting running back Devonta Freeman was ejected from Sunday's matchup against the Los Angeles Rams after a scuffle with star defensive lineman Aaron Donald. In the third quarter, Freeman and Donald each were ...

Former Baltimore Mayor Thomas D’Alesandro III dies at 90

Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Former Baltimore Mayor Thomas D'Alesandro III died of stroke complications at the age of 90 in his home in North Baltimore on Sunday. D'Alesandro's sister, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, issued a statement saying their entire ...

‘Maleficent’ tops North American box office with $36M

Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Angelina Jolie's fantasy film Maleficent: Mistress of Evil is the No. 1 movie in North America, earning $36 million in receipts this weekend, BoxOfficeMojo.com announced Sunday. Coming in at No. 2 is Joker with $29.2 million, ...

Watch: Miami Dolphins’ Christian Wilkins ejected for throwing punch

Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Miami Dolphins rookie defensive lineman Christian Wilkins was ejected from Sunday's game against the Buffalo Bills for throwing a punch at offensive lineman Cody Ford. Less than a minute into the contest, Wilkins was engaged with ...

3 soldiers die in training incident at Fort Stewart

Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Three soldiers died Sunday and three others were hospitalized in an accident at Fort Stewart in Georgia, Army officials said. The soldiers were part of the First Armored Brigade Combat Team, known as Dogface, riding in a Bradley ...

Police fire blue dye at Hong Kong mosque during protests

Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Hundreds of thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong defied a ban on assembly to participate in protests on Sunday, as some set fires and police fired a water cannon with blue dye at a mosque. Demonstrators lined up ...

Trudeau, Liberals hold thin lead going into Monday’s Canadian elections

Oct. 20 (UPI) -- In the fight for his political life, polls this weekend showed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his party edging ahead of the Conservatives going into Monday's election, but the Liberal Party will likely lose its majority. ...

So Long, Supply Drops: *Call of Duty* Ditches Loot Boxes

In a major reversal for the franchise, Activision has announced that the upcoming Call of Duty: Modern Warfare will not include a loot-box system. Specifically, the company says that "all functional content that has an impact on game balance, such ...

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