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13 North Korean restaurant workers defect en masse to South Korea

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 16:01

They said they got disillusioned with the North after watching South Korea TV and movies

       

13 North Korean restaurant workers defect en masse to South Korea

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 16:01

They said they got disillusioned with the North after watching South Korea TV and movies

       

Judge considers lifting Arizona's execution ban

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 15:57

The state seeks the dismissal of a lawsuit that has put executions in the state on hold.

       

Judge considers lifting Arizona's execution ban

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 15:57

The state seeks the dismissal of a lawsuit that has put executions in the state on hold.

       

Tattoo turns him in: Craziest crimes of the week

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 15:36

Memorable face tattoos and an Uber adventure feature in the weirdest crime stories of the week.

       

UC Berkeley linked to 19 sexual harassment cases

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 15:36

The cases of 19 employees – including six faculty members – have been made public.

       

North Korea claims successful long-range rocket engine test

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 15:28

North Korea says it has successfully conducted an engine test of a new intercontinental ballistic rocket.

       

New website tracks oversight fixes for labs working with bioterror germs

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 15:27

After lab incidents with bioterror germs, new website tracks progress of reforms.

       

Sanders movement in Rochester is decidedly grass-roots

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 15:05

Candidate's views have made him a fresh pick for voters sick of the status quo.

       

Podcast: Coach, dad share love and basketball

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 14:44

James Webster learned about the game of life from his dad, a former GW basketball star.

       

Above-knee amputee aims to be 1st woman to return to military cockpit

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 14:40

Christy Wise lost her right leg on vacation when a boat with a likely drunk driver ran over her.

       

Gallup: Millennials secure with First Amendment

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 14:19

But they also have contradictory viewpoints on a range of issues.

       

Pope Francis urges relaxation of divorce rules for Catholics

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 14:02

Pope Francis’ apostolic exhortation on the family, released Friday, paves the way for new integration into the church for Catholics whose ma...

       

Baby sees mom clearly for the first time in adorable video

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 14:00

Watch this four-month-old Leo see his mother clearly for the first time.

       

Civil rights groups mobilize against Mississippi's 'religious freedom' law

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 13:43

Supporters say the law protects religious beliefs. Critics say it sanctions discrimination.

       

For the Record: You've lost that lovin' feeling

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 13:24

Bill squares off against Black Lives Matter, Hillary and Bernie are sniping at each other about how subways work, and Donald is reaching his...

       

Greece resumes migrant deportations to Turkey

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 13:22

Greece deported Friday a second group of migrants to Turkey as part of a European Union deal aimed at reducing the number of displaced peopl...

       

A cappella contest sings out against sexual assault

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 12:39

Lady Gaga's gut-wrenching song continues to help spread understanding of sexual assault.

       

Killer smiles, shows lack of remorse at sentencing

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 12:31

A convicted murderer was smiling in court, even after a judge sentenced him to spend the rest of his life in prison.

       

Japan focuses on Panama Papers by focusing on China

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/08/2016 - 12:25

The names of major public figures in Japan have been conspicuously absent from the so-called Panama Papers.