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Man arrested for allegedly throwing gator into Wendy's drive-thru

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 15:00

Have you ever seen a flying alligator? A worker at a Wendy's drive-thru did.

       

First-in-the-nation gets first-time voters

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:58

Monday is primary voting day in New Hampshire, and that means some fresh-faced young people are doing their civic duty for the first time ev...

       

Parents sentenced in toddler’s morphine pill death

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:56

The prosecution said the toddler's parents were reckless because she ingested the pill.

       

Army chief OKs earbuds in the gym while in uniform

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:34

Formal policy is still to come, but move came after feedback from soldiers.

       

Supreme Court blocks Obama's climate change plan

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:31

The surprising move by the court's conservatives could become a fatal blow

       

Video: Leopard attacks workers after wandering into Indian school

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:26

Onlookers including TV news crews watched the chase, which lasted several hours.

       

Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders differ on details of Social Security plans

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:26

Advocates of broad benefit increases are counting on the wealthy to pay more into the system.

       

Republican results from New Hampshire

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:23

Check here for the statewide results.

       

Democratic results from New Hampshire

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:22

Check here for the statewide results.

       

Sanders says N.H. win 'will echo from Wall Street to Washington'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:14

Bernie Sanders win in the Granite State comes a little more than a week after Clinton's win in Iowa.

       

Indian scientists analyze suspected meteorite

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:07

Scientists in India were on Tuesday analyzing an object that fell from the sky and killed a man that has been claimed to be a meteorite.

       

Trump takes N.H. and predicts more wins to come, as Kasich finishes second

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:01

Trump recovered after a disappointing second-place finish in Iowa.

       

Park Service maintenance backlog hits record high

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:00

Decades-long problem may be heightened as parks see more visitors for centennial.

       

Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assault

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:52

Six women filed a federal suit accusing the school of a culture of bias against victims.

       

Clashes in Hong Kong over holiday food stalls

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:27

HONG KONG - Hong Kong’s Lunar New Year celebration descended into chaotic scenes as protesters and police, who fired warning shots into the ...

       

Phew! That was fast, New Hampshire

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:26

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Hoverboard blamed for fire that destroyed $1M home

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:14

To escape the home that was filling with smoke, a kicked out a second-floor window and leaped into her father’s arms.

       

FBI says San Bernardino terrorist's phone still locked due to encryption

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:09

FBI Director James Comey said encryption is both a good and bad thing for Americans.

       

Intelligence officials: ISIL determined to strike U.S. this year

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:08

Leaders of the Islamic State are determined to strike targets in the United States this year.

       

Army's rebranded social science program draws flak

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:04

WASHINGTON — The Army appears to have revived a controversial program that sent social scientists to battlefields and became mired in fraud ...