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Obama seeks $4B for computer science classes

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 14:02

The Computer Science For All initiative would help expand K-12 computer science classes.

       

Rare Mercedes-Benz auctions for $9.9 million

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 13:14

1937 Mercedes-Benz 540K Special Roadster is an artifact of pre-World War II German luxury.

       

5 snowmobilers killed in British Columbia avalanche

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 12:50

Authorities quickly alerted by GPS beacons to the slide in the western Canadian province.

       

Trump: When audiences get bored I use ‘the wall’

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 12:37

Trump says he would fund the project by forcing Mexico to pay for it by confiscating the wages earned by their undocumented immigrants in th...

       

Trump urges Iowa supporters to caucus: 'This is now crunch time'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 12:22

Trump kicked off a final fly-around of Iowa, two days before voters weigh in.

       

'New York Times' endorses Kasich for GOP nomination

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 12:18

The New York Times also backed Hillary Clinton for the Democratic nomination.

       

Police: 1 dead, seven wounded at Denver motorcycle event

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 12:10

Police say multiple people were shot and one person stabbed Saturday afternoon near the Denver Coliseum, police said.

       

Hillary Clinton calls for Democratic debate in Flint, Mich.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 11:55

After Democratic presidential candidates agreed to additional debates in the future, Hillary Clinton signaled Saturday that one should be he...

       

5 things you need to know this weekend

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 11:51

The biggest news to start your weekend.

       

Drummer falls out window at Nashville honky tonk

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 11:19

Stan Saxson flipped backwards while the Don Kelley Band tore through "Ghost Riders in the Sky," breaking through the front plate glass windo...

       

Rubio to air 30-minute TV special in Iowa

USAToday.com 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

USAToday.com 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

USAToday.com 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

USAToday.com 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

USAToday.com 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

USAToday.com 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

USAToday.com 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

USAToday.com 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

USAToday.com 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

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 10:02

A magnet that just might save your marriage