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Supreme Court says class action lawsuits can survive compensation offers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 18:08

The ruling is a rare victory for consumers against businesses at the conservative court

       

Sanders knocks Clinton on Wall Street ties

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 17:57

Railing against the "greed and recklessness" of big banks, Sanders didn't miss the opportunity to take a swipe at Clinton.

       

Iowans like Martin O'Malley, even if they're not voting for him

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 17:49

O'Malley projects the folksy, populist image that makes an Iowa voter say, "I'd like to have a beer with that guy."

       

2 SUNY Geneseo student-athlete stabbing victims honored

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 17:46

Slain SUNY Geneseo student-athletes Kelsey Annese, Matthew Hutchinson honored at service.

       

Freed reporter wants to watch basketball, 'Star Wars'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 17:34

Jason Rezaian made his first public appearance since being released from an Iranian prison.

       

Stephen Hawking: Human race is in danger, and it's our fault

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 17:16

"We are not going to stop making progress, or reverse it, so we have to recognize the dangers and control them."

       

FAA approves ski-video drones

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 17:01

Commercial drones are about to get a lot closer to the action, after FAA allowed Cape Productions to fly closer to people than the customary...

       

Poll: One-third of Americans say the best thing about a Trump presidency is 'nothing'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 16:58

Americans 'significantly more likely to mention negatives than positives,' Gallup says

       

Ex-headmaster appeals child porn conviction

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 16:45

Ex-headmaster of elite private school appeals child porn conviction to Del. Supreme Court.

       

Thursday's forecast: Storms for South, West

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 16:42

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

       

Major winter storm forecast to slam East Coast

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 16:29

Up to 2 feet of snow, hurricane-force winds are predicted for parts of the East

       

Goldman Sachs earnings dinged on trading, legal costs

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 16:27

Excluding legal costs, Goldman Sachs beat dampened earnings expectations

       

4 moves you didn't realize make you look unprofessional in an interview

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 16:22

Read on so you can avoid these mistakes like you avoid crowds on Black Friday.

       

For U.S. presidents it's hail to the chef

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 16:04

In 2017, a chef will stand at attention in the White House kitchen, ready for new orders.

       

Teacher sickouts close nearly all Detroit schools

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 16:02

Mass sickout, timed to coincide with President Obama's trip to Detroit, is largest since action began.

       

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.