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Five notable 5-4 decisions by Justice Alito

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 14:04

These rulings are among the conservative justice's most important

       

Cruise line’s next stop may be in court after storm

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 14:03

Even before the ship limped back to New Jersey Wednesday after surviving a violent storm on the Atlantic, attention has focused on why Anthe...

       

What Ferguson faces in fighting the Justice Dept.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 14:03

Few believe Ferguson has capacity to overcome what federal authorities contend is decades of systemic discrimination that has enveloped the ...

       

Eric Garner's daughter endorses Sanders

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 13:45

This just might be Sanders most moving endorsement yet.

       

Urgent aid set for Syria as powers propose cease-fire

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 13:24

Humanitarian aid may soon reach war-torn Syria after world powers set cease-fire deal.

       

For the Record: Debate 14.0

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 13:11

Happy Friday, For the Record friends! Did you publish your best #throwbackthursday photo yesterday? We did not, mostly because we realized t...

       

The pressure is on for Sen. Marco Rubio to shine at next debate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 13:02

One bit of good news for Rubio is that his top critic -- Gov. Chris Christie -- is gone

       

Seoul, U.S. to open talks on missile defense

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 12:52

South Korean media have long speculated that the two countries are working on a THAAD deployment in South Korea, but it took the North’s roc...

       

Jim Gilmore drops out of GOP presidential race

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 12:36

The former Virginia governor was the longest of long-shots in the GOP field.

       

Elton John, Katy Perry to roar for Clinton at New York concert

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 12:34

The Democratic candidate announces a Radio City concert/fundraiser

       

Ohio police: Man who hurt 4 with machete killed

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 12:27

Police say the man stormed into a Mediterranean restaurant in Columbus on Thursday evening and started attacking people.

       

Nevada's next senator won't be part of millionaire's club

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 12:17

WASHINGTON – Money will play a major role in the Nevada Senate race but neither candidate is wealthy

       

Cops find crocodile when they smell pot

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 11:59

Officers initially had come to the house in search of a man wanted on a warrant.

       

It's never too late! Couple finds love in their 90s

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 11:28

OCEAN GROVE, NJ — After their spouses died, Gloria Hurley, 90, and Fred Fetcher, 93, each feared there wasn't much left to look forward to i...

       

5 things you need to know Friday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 11:21

The biggest news to start your morning.

       

Bake your Valentine's crush these 3 desserts

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 10:56

You'll be crushing it with these sweet treats.

       

U.S.: Flights to Cuba expected to begin by fall

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 10:46

U.S. airlines will be allowed to fly more than 100 daily flights to Cuba.

       

Cruz campaign rips Clinton in 'Office Space' parody ad

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 09:41

He borrows a scene from the cult-classic 1999 film 'Office Space.'

       

As senator, Rubio pays speechwriter, but rarely speaks in Senate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 09:35

Florida senator is one of a handful of Republicans who have a speechwriter on payroll

       

One Nation: What's our health care future?

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 09:31

People gather to talk about health care, politics and the impact of Millennials.