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Blast at Mexico's Pemex causes injuries

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

At least 30 people were injured Wednesday in an explosion at Mexico's national oil company, Petroleos Mexicanos or Pemex said in a tweet.

       

Whole Foods: Cake with alleged gay slur is fake

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 15:08

The grocer denies the cake slur allegations and countersues the pastor, accusing him of defamation.

       

Afghans seek revenge as attack death toll hits 64

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

The death toll in a Taliban attack in Kabul rose to 64 Wednesday as some Afghan lawmakers called for executions.

       

Kasich camp indirectly seeks cash for anti-Trump PACs

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 14:41

As the election moves to states where John Kasich is positioned to take delegates from Donald Trump, Kasich's allies are running low on mone...

       

World’s oldest dog? Maggie the Kelpie dies aged 30

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 14:41

Dogs usually live between eight and 15 years.

       

Senate candidate repays campaign for family trip

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 14:35

WASHINGTON — Rep.

       

It's never too late to learn how to ride a bike

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 14:34

It's never too late to learn how to ride a bike

       

Blogger who photographed Sen. Thad Cochran's dying wife paroled

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 14:32

Clayton Kelly was in prison for sneaking into a Miss. nursing home to take the photos.

       

90 facts about Queen Elizabeth II as she turns 90

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 14:24

Queen Elizabeth II turns 90 Thursday. In celebration, here are 90 facts about her life.

       

Will we even be carrying cash by the time we get these new bills?

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 14:11

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

       

Pentagon acknowledges riskier airstrikes, more civilian casualties

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 13:49

WASHINGTON — Military officials acknowledged publicly for the first time on Wednesday that authority for airstrikes in Iraq and Syria that r...

       

'Sleep driving' Philadelphia nun found guilty of DUI

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 13:41

Sister Miller said she took Ambien with wine and didn't recall crashing into an auto shop.

       

New quake near Ecuador coast follows weekend temblor

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 13:40

Ecuador raises its death toll toll to 525 from Saturday's powerful quake.

       

Complaint filed after Philippine candidate’s rape remark

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 13:24

MANILA, Philippines - Representatives of women’s groups filed a complaint Wednesday at the Commission on Human Rights against the front-runn...

       

For the Record: Let's hear it for New York

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 13:14

Forget everything we said yesterday about how it would take days to sort out New York — it was a clean-cut win for the front-runners.

       

Seth MacFarlane makes big political donation

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 13:09

'Ted' actor donates $500,000 to effort to toss out Senate Republicans

       

Ben Carson: Put Harriet Tubman on the $2 bill instead

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 13:05

Ben Carson, fresh off beating Ted Cruz in a New York House district during Tuesday's GOP primary, weighed in on the newest face of the $20 b...

       

I-10 shooting suspect freed 'to go home,' 'be with kids'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 12:57

His bail was reduced to zero but he still must wear an electronic monitor.

       

Sun-powered Solar Impulse resumes its round-the-world flight

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 12:46

An airplane is continuing the first-ever solar-powered, around-the-world voyage.

       

Harriet Tubman led hundreds of slaves to freedom on the 'underground railroad'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 12:35

Harriet Tubman will replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill.