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5 things you need to know Friday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 12:16

The biggest news to start your day.

       

Secret Service: Suspect shot at White House gate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 11:28

The White House went into lockdown Friday afternoon after what federal law enforcement agencies said was a shooting outside.

       

Shooting reported outside White House

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 11:28

The White House went into lockdown Friday afternoon after what federal law enforcement agencies said was a shooting outside.

       

Boys attack hen, goose, smash ready-to-hatch eggs

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 11:27

In Britain, since they are under 10, they are under the age of criminal responsibility.

       

Boys attack hen, goose, smash ready-to-hatch eggs

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 11:27

In Britain, since they are under 10, they are under the age of criminal responsibility.

       

EgyptAir crash latest blow to struggling land of Pharaohs

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 11:21

The crash of state-controlled EgyptAir Flight 804 is the latest blow to a country becoming known for airline disasters, terrorism and econom...

       

EgyptAir crash latest blow to struggling land of Pharaohs

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 11:21

The crash of state-controlled EgyptAir Flight 804 is the latest blow to a country becoming known for airline disasters, terrorism and econom...

       

NRA endorses Donald Trump

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 11:08

The National Rifle Association endorsed Donald Trump for president on Friday. 

       

NRA endorses Donald Trump

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 11:08

The National Rifle Association endorsed Donald Trump for president on Friday. 

       

Israeli defense minister resigns citing lack of ‘trust’ in Netanyahu

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 10:59

Moshe Yaalon announced his resignation Friday.

       

Mexico grants extradition of drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman to U.S.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 10:47

Mexico’s Foreign Relations Department OKs extradition to the U.S. of drug lord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman.

       

Russia crackdown on anti-Putin media worsens

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 10:38

Latest case: Editors at a news company were forced out because of critical Putin stories.

       

Lawmakers direct Tennessee to sue feds over refugees

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 10:35

Gov. Bill Haslam allows resolution to become law without his signature.

       

Marine who took his life to be awarded degree

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 10:18

Joshua Beal, 28, was six credits shy of graduating from Truckee Meadows Community College.

       

'Blue Lives Matter' creates uproar at Dartmouth

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 10:16

Black vs. blue: Dartmouth activists spark controversy over 'Blue Lives Matter'

       

Missing hiker used duct tape to spell ‘help’

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 10:09

A hiker who was missing for several days in the California wilderness was spotted by a helicopter Thursday, according to authorities.

       

Artist born without legs, left arm proves anything is possible

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 10:02

Shwanda Corbett has not put limitations on what she can accomplish.

       

Trump uses EgyptAir disappearance to showcase differences with Clinton

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 09:47

Trump blasts Hillary Clinton's judgment, uses EgyptAir tragedy to showcase differences.

       

Search for black box intensifies after EgyptAir debris found

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 09:47

The Airbus A320, carrying 66 people from Paris to Cairo, crashed early Thursday shortly after entering Egyptian airspace.

       

Rights groups call for action at first humanitarian summit

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/20/2016 - 09:41

The summit will be attended by governments and the victims of various incidents.