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NYC recuperates after snowstorm

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 12:54

The city that never sleeps crept back to life Sunday after getting nearly 27 inches of snow.

       

5 (and a half) tips for visiting caucus tourists

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 12:21

Hotels, restaurants and other downtown Des Moines attractions gear up for caucus day.

       

Fired fed court officers claim retaliation

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 12:17

Two security officers say they were whistleblowers about third officer's gun handling.

       

Political outsiders surge in Iowa in last week before caucuses

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 11:47

The Iowa Caucus on Feb. 1 is the first major vote of the presidential primary season.

       

John Jay Hooker, associate of Bobby Kennedy, dies at 85

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 11:19

Hooker worked behind the scenes to help establish the 'one man, one vote' standard.

       

Blizzard 2016: What you need to know the day after

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 10:50

Here's a wrap of everything to know about the forecast, flights and more.

       

Debris could be linked to doomed Malaysia flight

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 10:24

Malaysia said it will send a team of investigators to Thailand on Monday to inspect the debris.

       

Biggest news you missed this weekend

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 10:22

Out of the loop this weekend? We've got what you missed.

       

By 2050, our oceans will hold more plastic than fish

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 09:43

Use of plastic has increased 20-fold in the past half-century.

       

Man ordered to inform cops before having sex

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 09:29

A seemingly bizarre court order in the UK has been making news around the world.

       

GOP rivals lose New England Patriots issue

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 09:23

Patriots' success had given Republicans a chance to kiss up to New Hampshire voters

       

5 most uplifting stories of the week

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 09:19

A flower grown in space and an inspirational mom make the list.

       

UVA police reportedly investigating alleged sexual assault

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 09:16

Report says alleged assault occurred early Sunday morning.

       

Santorum acknowledges end might be near

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 09:14

The former senator who won Iowa in 2012 addresses the hard choice he may face next week

       

New Marco Rubio ad details 'crime spree' (jaywalking and fish tales)

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 20:40

The ad is a tongue-in-cheek response to a Washington Post story about a 1990 citation.

       

Snowstorm brings major coastal flooding along East Coast

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 20:38

Cape May at the southern tip of New Jersey was being hit hard during high tide.

       

Presidential candidates, one week from Iowa caucuses, join Sunday talk shows

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 20:24

Six of the candidates, Republican and Democrat, will discuss their final week of campaigning before Iowa voters make their decisions.

       

Shovels to sleds, Wilmington takes on the snow

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 18:50

While some people in the city were shoveling out, others made the trifecta of winter fun — snow balls, sledding, and snow forts.

       

Report: Bloomberg looks at potential independent White House run

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 18:38

Former mayor has asked aides to study how he might run third party, New York Times says.

       

Freed Gitmo prisoner refuses to leave

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 18:29

A Guantanamo Bay inmate who remained in the prison for nearly 14 years finally had his shot at freedom this week—and he turned it down.