Kasich convention guru outlines messy fight Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 09:30

Charlie Black, a Washington super-lobbyist now helping Kasich craft his convention strategy, laid out an arduous, messy, and contentious pat...


Great Dane rescued after getting 20-feet up in a tree Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 09:26

The Plattsmouth Fire Department got a call Saturday night that a 120-pound Great Dane was stuck 20-feet up in a tree.


Brothers trick sister with zombie attack after wisdom teeth surgery Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 09:15

Just a day after National Sibling Day flooded your Facebook feed with happy family photos, three brothers decided to celebrate their sister ...


EPA faces lawsuit over airline emissions Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 09:02

Two environmental groups sued the Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday to force limits on airline emissions contributing to climate ch...


'Stand up and fight back,' Sanders urges supporters Top Stories - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 20:58

The Vermont senator touched on wealth and income inequality as well as fracking in Binghamton, N.Y.


Senior prom comes to football player injured in wreck Top Stories - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 20:45

Alex Ortega is in rehab after losing part of his leg in a Feb. 6 wreck.


Pennsylvania man selling Hillary Clinton's car Top Stories - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 20:27

Mike Lawn was head gardener through the National Park Service in 2000, when the Clintons offered up the first lady’s 1986 Oldsmobile Cutlass...


CU student Max Demby awarded Vice Presidential Coin of Courage Top Stories - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 20:17

Max Demby courageously stopped a sexual assault, but says he's no hero.


16 questions and answers about the 2016 GOP delegate fight Top Stories - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 20:07

Once upon a time, it seemed so simple: GOP candidates would compete in primaries and caucuses, delegates would be awarded, and whoever got t...


Candidates converge on N.Y.'s capital city Top Stories - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 19:58

Albany was the epicenter of presidential politics Monday, eight days before N.Y. primary.


Tuesday's forecast: Soggy along East Coast Top Stories - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 19:43

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


NASA's space shuttle era took flight 35 years ago Top Stories - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 19:14

Columbia’s 1981 blastoff was one of the space program’s most daring test flights.


Donald Trump: CIA director ‘ridiculous’ on waterboarding Top Stories - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 19:02

He says pledge against enhanced interrogation hobbles U.S. effort to defeat the Islamic State.


How the CIA helped get women's skin 'glowing' Top Stories - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 19:00

In an odd twist on spycraft, the Central Intelligence Agency has funded a company that makes a “skin resurfacing” beauty product.


UNC System to comply with 'bathroom law' Top Stories - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 18:53

The ins and outs of the law that has the LGBTQ community, politicians and more in an uproar.


Community mourns Tenn. couple killed in Brussels attack Top Stories - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 18:45

Justin and Stephanie Shults were killed in terrorist attack at airport.


USA TODAY NETWORK logs 7M podcast listens per month Top Stories - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 18:16

The USA TODAY NETWORK builds audience while testing a sustainable and winning strategy


Yemen cease-fire begins ahead of crucial talks Top Stories - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 18:14

Sporadic gunfire, explosions and accusations greeted the first day of a U.N.


Gannett Completes Acquisition of Journal Media Group Top Stories - Mon, 04/11/2016 - 18:10

Gannett and Journal Media Group announced today that they have closed the transaction.