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U.N.'s Ban ki-Moon warns of 'growing xenophobia' in Europe

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 18:06

Warning of “growing xenophobia,” U.N. Secretary-General Ban ki-Moon on Thursday criticized increasing restrictions on safe haven for refugee...

       

Lawsuit blames Snapchat speed filter for crash

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 18:03

A Georgia man claims the car accident that left him with permanent brain damage was caused by a teen too busy taking selfies to pay attentio...

       

Arts college makes chalk great again with open-air gallery

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 17:59

Chalking's been getting a bad name, but SCAD is here to fix its reputation.

       

Biden makes surprise visit to Baghdad, bolstering Iraq's fight against ISIL

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 17:51

Biden's visit aims to nurture the Iraqi government and build momentum for the fight against the Islamic State.

       

Parents of Destiny Gleason say she killed herself after months of bullying

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 17:45

The parents of 14-year-old Destiny Nicole Gleason say months of bullying led their daughter to take her own life last week.She took her own ...

       

Thais adopt life-like baby dolls, take them everywhere

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 17:36

On the streets of Bangkok they can be seen in the arms of women, children and some men. They go everywhere a family member would go.

       

Restaurateur withdraws $25K reward in Ohio slayings

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 17:34

Restaurateur Jeff Ruby has withdrawn his $25,000 reward in the slayings of eight family members in Ohio because of the “recent complex crimi...

       

Boehner calls Cruz a 'miserable son of a bitch'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 17:19

Former House speaker John Boehner has been careful to not publicly comment on the GOP presidential race or really much of anything since lea...

       

Detroit principal pleads guilty in kickbacks scam

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 17:13

'I fell out of grace of God,' Clara Smith told a judge on Thursday.

       

British Court rejects bid from expats for voting rights

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 17:08

The referendum vote on whether Britain should remain part of the 28-nation bloc is expected to be close.

       

4 students dead, 1 in critical condition after car accident at U. of Georgia

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 16:55

The students were traveling together in one car when they collided with an oncoming car.

       

Sons arrested in San Jose couple's death

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 16:44

The killer left behind a note: 'Sorry, my first kill was clumsy'

       

Massage therapist charged with sex assault 'misread the moment'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 16:33

A massage therapist accused of fondling a female client said he was "so embarrassed and misread the moment" after the woman told him to stop...

       

Planned Parenthood alleged killer is delusional, experts say

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 16:22

Man who admits to killing three at parenthood clinic is delusional, state says

       

Friday's forecast: Stormy Plains, snowy Rockies

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 16:19

Find out the weather where you are and get a few tidbits of weather history.

       

Police: Man drowned ex-girlfriend in bathtub

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 16:13

Demetris Merriweather was out on bond, charged in a previous assault on Capitolla Cross.

       

Police: Drunken man crashes before taxi job interview

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 15:59

The 39-year-old had a 0.273 alcohol level on a preliminary breath test, police said.

       

Authorities keep tight lid on Ohio murder probe

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 15:43

Ohio Attorney General and the sheriff decline to give detailed answers in the death of eight.

       

Photo puts 4 reunited Marines in viral spotlight

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 15:17

What started as a front-page Sunday story in the Naples Daily News has become a three-day news whirlwind, catapulting DeVenezia and three fe...

       

Man loses driver's license after stunt caught on video

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 15:14

He said he does the maneuver off road and didn't put anyone in danger.