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Kids learn life lessons through cookie-making class

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 11:02

Yum! Baker mixes passion for baking with labor of love.

       

Pakistan police arrest 13 for burning girl in ‘honor killing’ 

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 10:22

Pakistani police arrested members of a tribal council Thursday for killing a teenage girl for helping a couple elope.

       

Survey: Nearly half of teachers would quit now for higher-paying job

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 10:22

They may be smiling, America, but your public school teachers are not a happy bunch.
About six in 10 are losing enthusiasm for the job, ...

       

'Oregon Trail,' 'Space Invaders,' 'Sims' enter Video Game Hall of Fame

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 10:19

'Grand Theft Auto III,' 'The Legend of Zelda' and 'Sonic the Hedgehog' round out the 2016 class.

       

Sports betting site predicts John Kasich, Julián Castro for VP picks

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 10:18

Would you vote for a Donald Trump/John Kasich ticket or Hillary Clinton/Julián Castro?

       

Trump voters earn a lot more than you might think

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 09:36

Pundits imagine Trump voters as working-class folks worried about the economy. They're half right.

       

Prosecutor asks to recuse herself in Laquan McDonald case

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 09:26

The surprise move by lameduck prosecutor comes after she lost a primary battle.

       

Watch Scotland cops do Running Man, spurred by NYPD

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 09:25

Police Scotland's version of the Running May dance to the 1990s song 'My Boo' by Ghost Town DJs included a bagpipe player.

       

Complaint: Paranoid behavior preceded freeway shooting

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/05/2016 - 09:19

An Illinois family traveling through Wisconsin was randomly targeted.

       

Loud sex finally too much for cancer-stricken neighbors

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 20:56

Woman, her terminally ill husband and five children dealt with the noise for two years.

       

John Kasich’s Star Wars tribute proclaimed him 'only hope' to beat Clinton

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 20:14

Is John Kasich the Obi-Wan of the Republican party?

       

Top takeaways from the Indiana primary

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 20:06

The Hoosier State was a decisive moment in the GOP campaign.

       

On Holocaust Remembrance Day, Israel's needy survivors still suffer

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 20:05

45,000 of 189,000 Holocaust survivors in Israel live below the poverty line.

       

Oregon senator to file national vote-by-mail bill

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 20:01

Voters in his state have been able to vote by mail since 1996, but nationally previous bills have gone nowhere.

       

Kasich ends GOP presidential bid

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 19:40

John Kasich was the only remaining GOP challenger to Donald Trump.

       

RNC chairman on Trump: 'Something new is probably good for our party'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 19:10

Reince Priebus thinks that Donald Trump being the Republican nominee might be the unique jolt his party needs.

       

EU proposes visa-free travel for Turks under migrant deal

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 19:02

Turkish citizens could come to Europe on short vacation and business trips without visas.

       

Former Utah senator Bob Bennett dies

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 19:00

Bennett looked like model of an entrenched incumbent on paper but lost at GOP convention.

       

Worker killed, suspect kills self in Texas workplace shooting

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 19:00

Multiple people are reportedly shot at Knight Transportation in Katy, Texas.

       

An accident took her sight; another just gave it back

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 18:56

Even Mary Ann Franco's surgeon can't exactly explain what happened.