Rubio to air 30-minute TV special in Iowa Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 11:14

Marco Rubio’s campaign will take to the airwaves this weekend with a 30-minute television special to air across much of the state, a rare mo...


Hedge-funder Steven Cohen gives $2 million to Chris Christie super PAC Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 11:11

Billionaire is a top financial supporter of New Jersey governor's White House bid.


Candidates use humor to soften edges, with varying degrees of success Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 11:09

This year’s crop of presidential candidates include some who make fun of others first.


Huckabee supporters drive cross-country to support candidate Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 11:08

Gil Buenrostro vowed in 2008 to do whatever he could to help Mike Huckabee become president if the former Arkansas governor ever opted to ru...


Syrian opposition delegation arrives in Geneva for talks Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 10:31

GENEVA — The main Syrian opposition delegation arrived in Switzerland Saturday night, however it remained unclear whether the delegation wou...


Sunday talk shows to focus on Iowa caucuses Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 10:21

All eyes are on the Iowa prizes as Republican and Democratic presidential hopefuls make their last laps of the Sunday talk shows before Mond...


Cruz's Iowa bid fueled by evangelicals, religious conservatives Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 10:11

The Texas senator banks on religious groups to help him take Iowa.


Last 2 of escaped Calif. inmates arrested Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 10:03

The pair were picked up one day after the first inmate surrendered


Two remaining fugitive Calif. inmates caught in San Francisco Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 10:03

A San Francisco police officer was approached Saturday morning by a woman who pointed out a van that fit the description of one stolen by th...


This magical disc tells you when dishes are dirty Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 10:02

A magnet that just might save your marriage


600 animals seized from filthy N.C. shelter, officials say Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 09:59

No-kill, private facility had operated for a decade without a license.


Man caught with arms entering Disneyland Paris hotel to face trial Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 09:31

PARIS — A French prosecutor says a man who tried to enter a Disneyland Paris hotel last week with two handguns will face criminal charges.


Pentagon won't demote Petraeus for sharing classified information Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 09:02

A Defense department official told USA TODAY on Saturday that Carter accepted the Army's recommendation that Petraeus not be sanctioned with...


Democratic debate plans in New Hampshire still in flux Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 20:59

Whether a Feb. 4 debate will occur in New Hampshire is still unclear.


Canada considers changing national anthem to more female-friendly version Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 20:57

A new bill has been introduced in Canada that would change the words in its anthem to recognize women.


'Affluenza' teen to be held in juvenile detention for now Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 20:45

Judge said he will consider prosecution's request to put Ethan Couch in adult jail.


Flint water crisis boosts recycling Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 20:43

As bottles for drinking, cooking and bathing pile up, residents finally embrace recycling.


Last debate before first votes goes on without Trump Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 20:18

Donald Trump ran away from the Republican presidential field Thursday night in the final debate before Iowans kick off the 2016 voting Monda...


ICYMI: Key moments for Millennials in final (Trump-less) GOP debate Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 20:07

Which of the debated issues could have the biggest impact on Millennials? We’ve got the round-up.


White House wants companies to submit pay data to close gender gap Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 20:05

Better pay data could allow the EEOC to better enforce pay fairness, the White House hopes.