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Donald Trump, allies begin fundraising operations for $2 billion fight

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 11:25

Ex-rival urges GOP to back Trump because 'Mr. Perfect left the building a long time ago.'

       

Sen. Mitch McConnell supports having women register for draft

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 11:25

But the GOP's most conservative lawmakers oppose the idea.

       

Michael Wiggins, leader of Michigan Pagans, dies at 50

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 10:48

Michael Wiggins was a leader, longtime board member and even a shaman for state Pagans.

       

This U.S. Muslim leader wants you to vote for Trump

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 10:27

Considering that Donald Trump has called for a 'total and complete shutdown of Muslims' entering the United States, it's hard to imagine man...

       

Auction ends for gun that killed Trayvon Martin

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 10:26

George Zimmerman says the weapon is a "piece of American history."

       

Trump releases 11 possible SCOTUS picks

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

Republican candidate says he wants judges with 'constitutional principles'

       

Global temperatures soar for record 12th straight month

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 10:07

The hot streak is the longest since records began 137 years ago and scientists say increasing carbon dioxide is contributing to these record...

       

Tenn. may sue over federal transgender bathroom rule

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 10:01

Republican lawmakers are considering holding a special session over the controversial guidance.

       

Eric Trump on Clinton: Everything is fair game

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 09:56

Eric Trump wishes everyone would just “take the high road” but he expects a general election between his father and Hillary Clinton to get n...

       

U. of Wisconsin fraternity suspended over racial slurs

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 09:34

From at least fall 2014 to February, the use of racial, homophobic and anti-Semitic slurs was common, one member complained.

       

Man says he killed sick wife because he couldn't afford her medication

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 09:32

William Hager explained to St. Lucie County sheriff’s officials that his wife of more than 50 years was in poor health and pain, and that he...

       

Howard student's family questions autopsy

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 09:09

Joyner-Francis had a heart condition at birth, but it healed itself.

       

DailyChatter: Russia's white lies

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 09:07

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Archbishop of Guam denies molestation allegations

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/17/2016 - 20:55

He released a 2-minute video but did not make himself available to take questions.

       

Va. congressional candidate shares porn sites on Facebook

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/17/2016 - 20:18

Independent candidate gets big boost to his name recognition with Facebook porn post.

       

What are genetically engineered foods? Your questions answered

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/17/2016 - 20:07

A report published by the National Academies of Science, Medicine and Engineering found that genetically modified crops pose no health dange...

       

Investigators: Amtrak engineer distracted in fatal crash

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/17/2016 - 20:07

Federal crash investigators ruled Tuesday that the Amtrak engineer in a fatal Philadelphia crash likely became distracted by radio chatter a...

       

CDC cut $44 million in local health funding to pay for Zika response

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/17/2016 - 20:06

Local health departments say the cuts harm their ability to respond to other emergencies

       

Girl, 9, who asked if cops could keep her safe dies

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/17/2016 - 19:55

The 9-year-old Milwaukee girl was hit by an errant bullet while in her home.

       

Shopper finds spiders 'flooding' from bananas

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/17/2016 - 19:54

Supermarket sends spiders found in produce to be tested.