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5 things you need to know Friday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:56

The biggest news to start your morning.

       

Why you should refinish your hardwood floors

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:51

Who knew a little TLC would pay off so beautifully?

       

3 tips to limit mosquito bites

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:28

As the mosquito-borne Zika virus spreads quickly through the Americas, medical experts are encouraging people to try to limit their exposure...

       

6.4M earthquake strikes Taiwan

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:23

Several buildings reportedly collapsed in Pingtung in southern Taiwan.

       

How to watch the New Hampshire Republican debate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:20

Republicans face off for a final time before Tuesday's New Hampshire primary.

       

India's gay rights activists start all over again

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:06

It took only five minutes, but India’s Supreme Court sent a ripple of hope through the LGBT community and its supporters this week by agreei...

       

Super Bowl snack: Sriracha mac n' cheese bites

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:03

Get crafty with a classic.

       

Cruz camp voicemails said Carson was dropping out

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 11:52

Carson's campaign has released audio of voicemails they say were left by members of the Cruz campaign on caucus night pushing the idea that ...

       

Jeb Bush carries family legacy into New Hampshire

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 11:37

'I'm proud of being a Bush,' the candidate says.

       

Iowa margin between Clinton, Sanders shifts as errors found

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 11:35

Iowa Democratic Party officials are reviewing results from the Iowa caucuses and making updates where discrepancies have been found.

       

Clinton: Halt fuel extraction on federal land

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 11:26

Hillary Clinton said she supports a moratorium on the extraction of fossil fuels from federal land.

       

U.N. panel: WikiLeaks' Assange 'arbitrarily detained'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 11:17

LONDON — A United Nations panel ruled Friday that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been "arbitrarily detained" by the United Kingdom and...

       

New Hampshire voters looking for personal touch from candidates

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 11:01

New Hampshire ranks as the country’s fifth-smallest state, making it easy for candidates to traverse the state.

       

Mastering the FAFSA: What every student should know

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:51

Confused by the FAFSA? We've got you covered.

       

Judge won't stop Confederate monument removal

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:49

She refused to issue a preliminary injunction to stop the process.

       

Bernie Sanders reportedly joining Larry David on 'Saturday Night Live'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:27

The Vermont senator would be on with comedian Larry David, who impersonates him.

       

Retired cop allowed to purchase K-9 partner for $1

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:15

A retired Ohio police officer purchased his K-9 partner for $1 thanks to community support amid fears that the dog would be auctioned off, o...

       

Brazil study: 'Active' Zika virus found in urine, saliva

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:06

Brazil's finding comes on the opening day of Carnival, which draws millions of revelers.

       

Doctor gets 30 years to life for prescription drug deaths

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:03

The conviction of Dr. Hsiu-Ying “Lisa” Tseng was rare for a doctor. It came after a dozen of her patients died.

       

New Hampshire residents consider Bernie Sanders

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

Here in New Hampshire, the race for the Democratic nomination has kicked into overdrive.