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Manhunt underway for three dangerous escapees from Southern California jail

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 14:45

The three men are considered armed and dangerous.

       

Nicaragua: 13 killed when tourist boat capsizes

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 14:40

A tourist boat carrying more than 30 people capsized in bad weather.

       

Israel’s Shimon Peres rushed to hospital with chest pains

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 14:14

Israel’s former president hospitalized a week after suffering a mild heart attack.

       

Alaska hit with aftershock after 7.1-magnitude earthquake

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 14:14

The earthquake was widely felt by residents of Anchorage, and there are reports of scatted power outages.

       

Uber gives drivers in India a salary and social mobility

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 14:02

Uber offers drivers more than just earnings potential — but also a flexibility and empowerment.

       

Lawmaker looking to uncork Indiana's happy-hour law

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 13:44

Rep. Tom Dermody's bill could lift the state's 30-year ban on part-day special pricing.

       

Arm transplant? 'It will just blow their mind'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 13:14

Indiana man finds new will to live after transplant operation replaces lost limb.

       

NYC recuperates after snowstorm

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 12:54

The city that never sleeps crept back to life Sunday after getting nearly 27 inches of snow.

       

5 (and a half) tips for visiting caucus tourists

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 12:21

Hotels, restaurants and other downtown Des Moines attractions gear up for caucus day.

       

Fired fed court officers claim retaliation

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 12:17

Two security officers say they were whistleblowers about third officer's gun handling.

       

Political outsiders surge in Iowa in last week before caucuses

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 11:47

The Iowa Caucus on Feb. 1 is the first major vote of the presidential primary season.

       

John Jay Hooker, associate of Bobby Kennedy, dies at 85

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 11:19

Hooker worked behind the scenes to help establish the 'one man, one vote' standard.

       

Blizzard 2016: What you need to know the day after

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 10:50

Here's a wrap of everything to know about the forecast, flights and more.

       

Debris could be linked to doomed Malaysia flight

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 10:24

Malaysia said it will send a team of investigators to Thailand on Monday to inspect the debris.

       

Biggest news you missed this weekend

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 10:22

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

       

By 2050, our oceans will hold more plastic than fish

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 09:43

Use of plastic has increased 20-fold in the past half-century.

       

Man ordered to inform cops before having sex

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 09:29

A seemingly bizarre court order in the UK has been making news around the world.

       

GOP rivals lose New England Patriots issue

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 09:23

Patriots' success had given Republicans a chance to kiss up to New Hampshire voters

       

5 most uplifting stories of the week

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 09:19

A flower grown in space and an inspirational mom make the list.

       

UVA police reportedly investigating alleged sexual assault

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 09:16

Report says alleged assault occurred early Sunday morning.