Study: Rich kids get higher salaries

Brooks HaysCAMBRIDGE, England, April 13 (UPI) — According a study out of Cambridge and Harvard, a graduate’s socioeconomic background has a measurable effect on his or her salary just out of college.


U.S. Marines train in Australia

Richard TomkinsCANBERRA, Australia, April 13 (UPI) — U.S. Marines were arriving in Australia Wednesday on a fifth six-month rotation for training and exercises with Australian troops.





India heatwave death toll rises to 135

Ed AdamczykBHUBANESWAR , India, April 13 (UPI) — Twenty-four new deaths were reported from a heatwave in India’s eastern Odisha state, bringing the nationwide total this week to 135, officials said Wednesday.