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Obama meets with GOP congressional leaders to hash out legislative agenda

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

Trade, cancer and Puerto Rico among topics that could come up at the White House meeting.

       

House fails to override president's veto of Obamacare repeal

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

GOP leaders are using the issue to try to convince voters to elect a Republican president.

       

Protecting black history from gentrification

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

In Brooklyn, N.Y., in the gentrifying Bedford-Stuyvesant, once known as “Do or die Bed-Stuy,” three remaining houses from a black community ...

       

Q&A: U. of Missouri's interim president on changing campus culture

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

Growing up in Mississippi in the 1960s, Mike Middleton was no stranger to racial inequality.

       

Civil rights vs. staying open: Alabama State had delicate balance

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

Opposite the threat to shut ASU down were students and faculty members who were primary drivers of the civil rights movement.

       

For John Kasich, two roads diverge in New Hampshire

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 13:55

He has to battle fresh attacks from Marco Rubio and maybe pluck off some who supported Donald Trump.

       

For the Record: GOP in Cruz control, Dems in neutral

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 13:53

We tried to save all 14 candidates — really, we did. But we only had room for 12 in the lifeboats when the Cruz started Berning, and we may ...

       

Looks like Apple needs more cool kids

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 13:49

Out of the loop today? We've got what you missed.

       

Bernie Sanders not conceding Iowa

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 13:40

Hours after Hillary Clinton was declared the winner, he's not ready to give up.

       

After Iowa stumble, Christie faces new hurdles in N.H.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 13:18

Gov. Chris Christie fell short of the very modest expectations he had for success in the Republican caucus in Iowa.

       

ISIL threatens Libyan oil refineries, ports

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 12:50

The terror group could gain a major revenue source as it expands in the war-torn country.

       

Ex-Michigan cop sentenced for beating motorist

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 12:24

William Melendez was sentenced after apologizing to victim Floyd Dent, his family and the community.

       

Texas reports first case in the USA of sexually transmitted Zika virus

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 11:53

Texas reports first case in the USA of sexual transmission of Zika virus

       

Puppy would have never walked if not for this

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 11:44

Volunteers are logging countless hours of therapy to help an English bulldog puppy who can't walk or even stand up on his own.

       

5 things you need to know Tuesday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 11:43

The biggest news to start your morning.

       

Beloved Kentucky breast cancer patient dies

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 11:40

Jill Brzezinski-Conley died on Tuesday morning after a long battle with breast cancer.

       

Gay-rights bill dies in Indiana Senate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 11:36

The bill would have repealed Indiana’s hotly debated Religious Freedom Restoration Act, passed last year.

       

Students who #FeelTheBern rejoice after Iowa Caucus

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 11:10

A close call put their candidate neck and neck with the 'inevitable winner.'

       

Anti-Trump super PAC plans New Hampshire attacks

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 11:03

Our Principles PAC spent $2.5 million in 10 days to slow Donald Trump's rise in Iowa.

       

Prosecutor: Virginia Tech student stabbed teen to death

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 10:52

A preliminary report found that Nicole Lovell was stabbed to death, a prosecutor said Tuesday.