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Katt Williams arrested for salt shaker toss that hit man

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 15:20

The comedian allegedly threw salt shaker at restaurant manager, causing a bloody lip.

       

Bashed for looking like LaBeouf: Craziest crimes of the week

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 15:14

A Shia LaBeouf doppelganger and an unlucky (or incompetent) thief are among the weirdest crime stories of the week:

       

Gov. Rauner's visit to the U. of Illinois spurs student protest

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 15:05

A temporary measure to fund Illinois' public universities doesn't placate student protesters.

       

Starbucks opens in Ferguson, as company eyes bolstering urban footprint

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 15:03

Company says move isn't charity, but good business.

       

Helicopter carrying 14 crashes in Norway

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 14:49

A helicopter carrying around 14 people crashed Friday near the Norwegian city of Bergen, police said.

       

Friend of S.C. church shooting suspect pleads guilty to concealment, false statement

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 14:20

A friend of the man charged in the fatal shooting of nine parishioners at a black Charleston, S.C., church in June pleaded guilty Friday to ...

       

Friend of S.C. church shooting suspect pleads guilty to concealment, false statement

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 14:20

A friend of the man charged in the fatal shooting of nine parishioners at a black Charleston, S.C., church in June pleaded guilty Friday to ...

       

UC-Davis chancellor, removed from position

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 14:16

Katehi is under fire for a list of alleged violations of university policy,

       

UC-Davis chancellor, removed from position

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 14:16

Katehi is under fire for a list of alleged violations of university policy,

       

Counselors consider canceling Tenn. convention

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 14:10

Bill that Gov. Bill Haslam signed Wednesday, which allows therapists to deny services to patients, is crux of matter.

       

Counselors consider canceling Tenn. convention

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 14:10

Bill that Gov. Bill Haslam signed Wednesday, which allows therapists to deny services to patients, is crux of matter.

       

For the Record: The ‘miserable son of a b----’ edition

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 14:03

On Thursday, people got a little cross. Mostly at Ted Cruz.

       

Confederate flag controversy simmers on in Congress

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 13:32

For some, the flag represents a rich heritage. For others it symbolizes hatred and bigotry.

       

Microsoft refuses to boycott GOP convention

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 13:15

Activists push companies to steer clear of Cleveland over Donald Trump's tough rhetoric.

       

Senate confirms first female chief of combat command

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 13:12

Lawmakers confirmed her without opposition.

       

Ringling Bros. circus elephants set for final act Sunday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 13:11

The giant pachyderms' last act follows decades of protests by animal rights activists who claim the methods used to control the elephants ar...

       

If newspaper endorsements mattered, Kasich would be king

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 13:04

Newspaper endorsements appear to have had no impact at all in GOP race.

       

Ex-nuke manager admits Chinese paid him for secrets

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 12:44

Case had been kept under seal while the feds worked to arrest the man who recruited him.

       

Defense official: Russians buzzed U.S. plane in Baltic Sea

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 11:55

The aircraft flew along the U.S. aircraft and then did a 'barrel roll' over the top of the aircraft, closing within 100 feet of the RC-135 p...

       

Brussels Airport terminal reopens Sunday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 11:54

The Brussels Airport terminal where suicide bombers killed 16 travelers will reopen partially Sunday, restoring about 80% of its capacity.