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Boat, iPhone of teens lost at sea discovered months later

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 09:06

Teens Perry Cohen and Austin Stephanos went missing on July 24

       

Kalamazoo shooting suspect found competent to stand trial

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 20:48

Preliminary exam for Jason Dalton, who is accused of killing six and wounding two, is May 20.

       

Passover, most beloved Jewish holiday, explained

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 20:25

Passover is the most celebrated of all Jewish holidays with more than 70% of Jewish Americans taking part in a seder, its ritual meal.

       

Girl killed in bathroom 'didn't believe in fighting,' friends say

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 20:19

Friends and neighbors say Amy Inita Joyner-Francis sought to calm others.

       

Death toll at 24 in Mexico petrochemical plant explosion

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 20:04

Nineteen people remain hospitalized, with 13 in serious condition.

       

Suicide rate on the rise in U.S.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 20:03

The highest percent increase in suicide rates was among those ages 10–14, while for men it was 45–64.

       

Harriet Tubman speaks: 'Rejoicing' about her face on the $20 bill

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 19:40

Patricia Humphries Fann has portrayed the ghost of the Underground Railroad leader for 31 years.

       

Millennials are clueless when it comes to Kasich

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 19:31

Poor John Kasich hasn't managed to stick in some Millennials' memories.

       

Team Trump pitches a different side of candidate to RNC insiders

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 19:05

Team Trump pitched RNC insiders on his candidacy this week — but will it be enough to assuage concerns?

       

Prince once wrote song named for Donald Trump

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 19:03

A 1990 love tune was named for the New York businessman

       

Dad upset after autistic boy cut from school concert

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 18:56

The boy's father questioned the school district's approach in a social media post that's spreading quickly.

       

175 nations sign historic Paris climate deal on Earth Day

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 18:36

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry signed the document while holding his young granddaughter.

       

Seder traditions, food, religious meaning: Here's what you need to know about Passover

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 18:33

Friday night, millions of Jews across the globe will gather around a table to commemorate Passover, an eight-day holiday that remembers the ...

       

Trump: ‘It’s gonna change when I’m elected’

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 18:29

Donald Trump a told a boisterous crowd in Delaware on Friday that his first term in office would mean the end of both manufacturing job loss...

       

London mayor criticized for Obama 'part-Kenyan' remark

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 18:28

Boris Johnson wrote that the bust of Winston Churchill was sent to the British Embassy in Washington in 2009 after Obama took office.

       

Crowdsourced 'Jeb!' musical parodies 'Hamilton'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 18:22

Students write a musical that makes the American Revolution seem crazily current.

       

U.S. military pitches in after Japan earthquakes

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 18:19

Marines are among hundreds of U.S. military personnel responding to the two powerful quakes that struck southwestern Japan barely a day apar...

       

Trump to deliver foreign policy address on Wednesday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 18:12

Trump has pledged to give a series of speeches in the coming weeks

       

17 foods that will keep you full this Passover

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 18:06

Don’t panic — you don’t have to cling to that matzo box for dear life this year.

       

8 Ohio family members killed; gunman believed at large

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 18:01

Three children survived, including a newborn next to its mother