SM-6 missile demonstrates capabilities

Richard TomkinsHONOLULU, Feb. 5 (UPI) — Raytheon’s surface-to-air SM-6 Block 1 missile has successfully demonstrated its capabilities in U.S. Navy test flights off the Hawaiian coast.

Oil lower on U.S. jobs data

Daniel J. GraeberNEW YORK, Feb. 5 (UPI) — Crude oil prices turned modestly lower at the opening bell Friday after reports showed the U.S. labor sector is starting to cool down.

Drought disaster declared in Zimbabwe

Ed AdamczykHARARE, Zimbabwe, Feb. 5 (UPI) — A drought disaster was declared by Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe Friday, the first step in global donations of humanitarian aid.