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Civil-rights trial underway against polygamous sect

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 15:09

Justice Department suit against towns of Colorado City, Ariz., and Hildale, Utah, begins.

       

Crashing oil prices hit former Texas boomtowns

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 14:54

The market's downturn has nudged the outlook in South Texas from depressed to near desperate.

       

Freed Iran prisoner returning to Idaho to reunite with family

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 14:52

After more than three years, Boise Pastor Saeed Abedini will be back in U.S. Thursday.

       

Government's failure to track foreign visitors angers Congress

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 14:10

Senators from both parties complained that foreigners who leave the USA aren't tracked.

       

Bob Dole on Ted Cruz: 'Nobody likes him'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 14:07

Bob Dole does not like Ted Cruz. Not much at all.

       

Obama promises aid to help Flint resolve water crisis

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 14:07

The Detroit visit celebrated the resurgence of the domestic auto industry and the city.

       

For the Record: One year until Inauguration Day 2017

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 13:37

We have the guest of honor possibilities narrowed down to under 20 people. If you want to take advantage of the New America, you have exactl...

       

Falling oil prices hit former Texas boomtowns

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 13:10

Few places have felt crude's slide more acutely than towns of the Eagle Ford Shale.

       

McCain, called 'not a war hero' by Trump, responds to Palin's endorsement

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 12:53

Palin's former running mate -- and his daughter -- speak.

       

5 things you need to know Wednesday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 12:53

The biggest news to start your morning.

       

Navy launches carrier group powered partly by biofuels

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 12:47

Officials are calling it a milestone toward easing the military’s reliance on foreign oil.

       

U.S. airstrikes against Islamic State grow more lethal in Iraq

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 12:43

Military statistics show that 6,400 militants have been killed in the past three months.

       

Wednesday's forecast: Snow Ohio Valley, Northwest

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 12:10

Find out the weather where you are and get a few tidbits of weather history.

       

Oldest Christian monastery in Iraq is razed

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 12:05

The monastery is another victim of the ISIL's destruction of ancient cultural sites.

       

Trump: Cruz missteps 'worse than Hillary'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 11:59

NORWALK, Iowa — Donald Trump continued to pound Republican rival Ted Cruz on Wednesday morning, saying some of the things Cruz has done make...

       

Americans who saved train from terrorist get book deal

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 11:38

They saved the 15:17 to Paris, became global heroes, now they've got a book deal.

       

Senate Democrats block bill to restrict Syrian refugees from entering U.S.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 11:35

The bill would require increased scrutiny for refugees from Syria and Iraq.

       

Former pals Bush, Rubio trade barbs on campaign trail

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 11:34

Their leap into the presidential race has forced Florida friends and allies to choose sides.

       

Trump rivals battle it out in New Hampshire

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 11:33

Trump leads New Hampshire polls; rivals are seeking to be the alternative.

       

We may have just found the real Pluto

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 11:25

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