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Airline's jet nearly impounded over $680 debt to customer

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 18:36

Four years after a 22-hour flight delay, traveler still hadn't been reimbursed

       

Muslim schoolboys’ handshake refusal causes stir in Switzerland

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 18:16

A decision allowing two Muslim schoolboys to refuse to take part in the tradition of shaking hands with their female teacher has triggered c...

       

Orphans from Mozambique stay best friends through fate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 18:15

Orphans from Mozambique stay best friends through fate

       

Trump rallies crowd of 15,000 on Long Island

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 18:07

Rally was Trump's first N.Y. appearance since losing Wisconsin primary.

       

Why the secret world of offshore banking matters to you

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 17:51

By now you've probably heard of the “Panama Papers,” the name bestowed on a massive database leaked from a law firm based in Panama.

       

Ivanka Trump-branded scarves under fire for recall

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 17:48

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said the China-made scarves are too flammable.

       

Panama Papers law firm says it is a hacking 'victim'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 17:46

Company says documents were taken out of context as part of a 'witch-hunt.'

       

Funny or Die video mocks Miss. 'religious' law

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 17:39

Funny or Die posts mock state tourism video after gov. signs religious objections bill.

       

WHO: Diabetes rates skyrocketing worldwide

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 17:29

Diabetes rates nearly doubled in the past three decades, according to a report released Wednesday by the World Health Organization.

       

George Mason changes law school name to avoid awkward Antonin Scalia acronym

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 17:18

If there’s one thing the Internet is good at, it’s pointing out mistakes … especially ones NSFW.

       

George Mason changes law school name after NSFW Antonin Scalia blunder

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 17:03

If there's one thing the Internet is good at, it's pointing out mistakes ... especially NSFW mistakes.

       

800-pound alligator killed in Florida

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 16:58

An 800-pound alligator known for eating local cattle was caught at Florida-based Outwest Farms Inc.,WPEC-TV reported.

       

'Vampire' killer put to death in Texas

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 16:47

Man said the devil led him to slit the throat of a 12-year-old boy and drink his blood.

       

Navy women issued iconic 'Dixie cup' for first time

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 16:38

Navy recruits will soon don the same head covers, as part of a junior enlisted uniform overhaul led by Navy Secretary Ray Mabus to promote g...

       

Investigation Discovery to examine case of Speedway chef's headless body

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 16:28

Investigation Discovery looks at slaying of Speedway chef who catered to IndyCar drivers.

       

Son charged in stabbing of Virginia pastor father

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 16:10

The pastor of a northern Virginia church is expected to recover fully.

       

Unarmed Indianapolis man shot during violent tussle with cop

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 16:02

Police say the officer attempted to use a Taser in the altercation with Kevin Hicks.

       

Thursday's forecast: Rain, snow, storms for East

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 15:54

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

       

Police-involved shooting: What we know

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 15:37

A 44-year-old man was fatally shot during a tussle with an IMPD officer Tuesday night. Authorities released new information about the incide...

       

Panama Papers: Who will be the next world leaders to resign?

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 15:29

Irish bookmaker Paddy Power on Wednesday began taking bets on who might be the next world leader to resign as a result of leaks related to o...