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Report finds $800M embassy buildings could electrocute personnel

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 15:04

State Department report warns of potentially fatal electrical currents at Afghan complex.

       

In secretive Belarus, Chernobyl impact still grim

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 15:01

About 70% of the radioactive fallout from the Chernobyl disaster landed in Belarus.

       

Radiation-ravaged city of Pripyat sees 'extreme' tourists

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 14:57

Most people who visit Chernobyl's Exclusion Zone are interested in seeing the deserted city of Pripyat, a place full of decay.

       

Why a babushka refuses to leave Chernobyl's Exclusion Zone

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 14:47

A Ukrainian grandmother and her sisters refuse to leave Chernobyl's Exclusion Zone.

       

Chernobyl's legacy: Kids with ravaged bodies

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 14:40

These children have a range of illnesses: respiratory, digestive, musculoskeletal, eye diseases, blood diseases, cancer, congenital malforma...

       

Plane landing at Heathrow strikes object believed to be drone

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 13:38

Police in London were investigating an incident in which a British Airways flight approaching Heathrow Airport on Sunday afternoon struck an...

       

La Soupe kitchen feeds Cincinnati's simmering hunger

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 13:29

Chef Suzy DeYoung and her “Bucket Brigade” of local chefs aim to save the city.

       

5.8-magnitude earthquake hits Tonga in Pacific

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 12:31

The earthquake is the third in under two days, following tremors in Ecuador and Japan.

       

Zikapocalyse now? It may be a matter of time

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 12:31

The chances that Virginia mosquitoes will be able to spread the virus grow ever greater.

       

Pa. medical marijuana law signed

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 12:28

Pennsylvania has become the 24th state in the country to legalize medical marijuana.

       

Air campaign shifts to ISIL's cash and oil

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 12:16

The U.S.-led coalition ramped up airstrikes on ISIL cash depots and oil infrastructure.

       

Donald Trump looking for delegate sweep in New York primary

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 12:10

New York resident seeks all the delegates from the Empire State

       

El Faro vessel data recorder search to resume

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 11:55

El Faro cargo ship sank during Hurricane Joaquin on Oct. 1, 2015.

       

246 killed, hundreds hurt in Ecuador's 7.8 earthquake

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 11:23

More than 2,500 people were injured by the quake that rocked central Ecuador Saturday.

       

Biggest news you missed this weekend

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:50

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

       

Doha talks fail to reach oil production freeze

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:23

DOHA, Qatar - Oil-producing countries met Sunday in Qatar to discuss a possible freeze of production, but Iran didn't join in

       

Doha talks fail to reach oil production freeze

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:23

DOHA, Qatar - Oil-producing countries met Sunday in Qatar to discuss a possible freeze of production, but Iran didn't join in

       

Trump is like Harry Potter's Lord Voldemort, says Rosie O'Donnell

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:21

Megyn Kelly is "superhero." Trump is an evil Harry Potter character, says Rosie.

       

Lawmakers vote to impeach Brazil's president

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:05

Lower house of Congress votes to impeach embattled president.

       

GE built self-filling water pitchers into fridges

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:02

You'll never have to fill your water pitcher again.