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Officer offers speeding driver prayer instead of ticket

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 14:39

Deputy surprises driver with act of kindness

       

N.Y. counties expect huge primary turnout Tuesday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 14:22

County election officials across the state are bracing for a huge turnout Tuesday.

       

Report: Melting Antarctic ice could add 3ft to global sea levels

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 14:17

The report found that West Antarctic melt could add more than three feet to global sea levels by the end of this century.

       

Fact check: Sarah Palin ‘as much a scientist’ as Bill Nye?

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 14:10

Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin falsely said she is “as much a scientist” as Bill Nye, best known for his children’s show, “Bill Nye the ...

       

Amputee not letting accident stop her from her dreams

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 14:04

Amputee not letting accident stop her from her dreams

       

Twins, now separated, face lifetime of challenges

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 13:57

Recovery after surgery of formerly conjoined twins recovery is never guaranteed.

       

For the Record: The Batman primaries

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 13:42

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are expected to win by double-digit margins ... but then again, "Batman v. Superman" was expected to be pre...

       

Lawmaker kills Tennessee's transgender bathroom bill

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 13:30

Rep. Susan Lynn is pulling her own measure for a year so she can study the issue further.

       

Calif. student says airline removed him for speaking Arabic

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 13:29

Southwest Airlines said in a statement that the passenger, Khairuldeen Makhzoomi, was taken off the April 9 flight from Los Angeles to Oakla...

       

Video: Officer rushes to pull woman from ledge of bridge in Tennessee

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 13:12

A dashcam captured the officer's tense rescue.

       

Ole Miss investigates sexual harassment at frat event

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 13:07

Representatives are actively investigating the allegations that have been discussed on social media platforms.

       

Carson gives Trump last-minute New York boost

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 12:41

A vote for Ben Carson on Tuesday in New York will count the same as no vote at all.

       

Obama calls Putin for 'intense' talks on Syria, Ukraine

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 12:34

With the Syrian cease-fire breaking down, Obama urges Russian president to use his influence with the Assad regime.

       

Report: North Korea 'preparing for 5th nuclear test'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 12:31

The South recently detected a two to three-fold rise in vehicle and worker movements at the North’s Punggye-ri nuclear test site,

       

Tampa Bay Times, AP, N.Y. Times win Pulitzers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 12:26

The Tampa Bay Times, whose online front-page proudly reads "Winner of 10 Pulitzer Prizes," added two more to its hefty collection Monday, wi...

       

The Zubik v. Burwell case, explained

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 12:22

The case's intricacies are complicated, so we created a handy primer for you.

       

U.S. talent agent deal with Cuban entrepreneur marks change in business climate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 12:20

What's different is both parties' willingness to operate openly in public.

       

Drone sightings near U.S. airports by the numbers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 12:18

1,348 drone sightings near aircraft or airports from November 2014 through January.

       

Ill. fraternity, sorority in hot water for party theme

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 12:08

Some argue costumes worn to the Spring Break-themed party were culturally insensitive.

       

USA TODAY NETWORK snags 7 NAA 30 Under 30 honors

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 12:06

Staffers from across the network made the inaugural list