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Reports: Authorities raid Panama Papers law firm

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 17:27

Authorities on Tuesday raided the law firm connected to the Panama Papers global corruption scandal, two news organizations are reporting.

       

Cost of a Tenn. transgender-bathroom bill could be $1.5B

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 17:22

Loss of federal Title IX money, taxes from tourists, are possible if bill becomes law.

       

Peru raids offices of Panama Papers firm

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 17:04

Fallout from the explosive release of Panama Papers investigations spread to Peru.

       

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket arrives at Port Canaveral

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 16:45

The first stage of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched Friday will be inspected for reuse.

       

Sanders seeks big turnout for New York upset

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 16:37

ith one week to go until the New York presidential primary, Bernie Sanders rallied supporters to show up in record numbers.

       

You're fat in America if we say you are

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 16:32

There is an imaginary line between fat and thin. Do you think you can see it?

       

Meet the luthiers who turn Tahoe scrap wood into ukuleles

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 16:21

Devin Price and Tyler Joersz craft a ukulele as a way of breathing life back into nature.

       

Navy ends search for missing sailor off N.C.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 16:14

Sailor presumed to have gone overboard Saturday from the dock landing ship Carter Hall.

       

School officer fired after body-slamming student

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 16:01

San Antonio school officer was captured on video slamming 12-year-old girl to ground.

       

Court opens path for Wis. voters without ID

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 15:48

Panel keeps voter ID law in place, but provides a way for those who can't get IDs to vote.

       

Kerry defends Pacific trade pact, says it safeguards U.S. leadership role

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 15:30

Kerry rebuked "politicians on both sides of the political spectrum" opposed to the deals.

       

Police arrest suspect after missing mom's body parts found in recycling bin

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 15:25

Seattle Police are "confident" remains found in a recycling bin Saturday are those of mother of three who vanished after a first date on Fri...

       

72-year-old woman survives 9 days in Ariz. wilderness

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 15:17

Danielle Quijada, The Arizona RepublicA 72-year-old woman and her dog survived in the Gila County wilderness for nine days before being resc...

       

Some see racist messages in 'prank' at Rhodes College

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 15:11

A sock monkey was found hanging out of a dorm room, then 'Trump 2016' and 'Build a wall' were written in chalk.

       

Wednesday's forecast: Soggy Gulf Coast, Northwest

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 15:08

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

       

Cool critters: Australia's echidnas shed light on fireproofing

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 15:03

For the Australian animal called the echidna, a trial by fire would be no sweat.

       

Miss. lawmakers call for repeal of religious objection bill

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 14:53

But despite growing economic backlash, a do-over of House Bill 1523 is unlikely.

       

Alabama all in for Donald Trump at convention

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 14:47

The state's GOP elected Trump delegates to key convention slots.

       

Seven rare Titanic artifacts on display for last time

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 14:34

A delicate pair of cotton gloves, a man’s left shoe; seemingly mundane items such as these are just a few of the artifacts that piece togeth...

       

WHO: Better mental health care means a better economy

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/12/2016 - 14:31

Each dollar invested in mental health returns $4 in improved health and work productivity.