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States, cities ban employee travel to Mississippi, N.C.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 14:28

The symbolism may be greater than the economic impact.

       

Tweet us what you really think, @Snowden

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 14:19

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Panama Papers law firm masks its U.S. presence

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 14:19

Mossack Fonseca has become incredibly hard to find in the United States.

       

Ex-Speaker Hastert expresses regret, wants probabtion in hush money case

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 14:17

Lawyer says Hastert is consumed with regret and knows his legacy is tainted.

       

In Facebook screed, pub owner steps up in support of women

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 14:16

An encounter with a clueless customer led Jordan Gleason to rant about sexual harassment.

       

Environmentalists spar with Obama administration over fish catches

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 14:09

The groups say a proposed rule could reverse years of progress in helping overfished stocks.

       

New frontier for White House women and girls initiative: Toys

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 14:02

All-day conference will focus on the role of media and toys in gender stereotypes.

       

New rules for financial advisers prohibit conflicts of interest

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 14:02

The "fiduciary rule" could still face opposition from lawsuits and legislation.

       

Iceland's fisheries and agriculture minister in line to become next PM

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 13:40

Iceland's fisheries and agriculture minister, Sigmundur Ingi Jóhannsson, said Wednesday he will seek the president's approval to become the ...

       

Des Moines group wants tiny-home village to serve homeless

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 13:39

Homeless advocates say they are a better alternative to makeshift camps.

       

Dramatic rise in number of global executions

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 13:38

There was a dramatic rise in the number of people executed by countries in 2015, the highest in 25 years, according to Amnesty International...

       

Another poll shows Donald Trump crushing it in New York

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 13:34

He’s led every New York poll by more than 20 points.

       

Sanders' campaign manager says NY race could shake confidence in Clinton

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 13:21

Home sweet home? Sanders' campaign manager says NY race could shake confidence in Clinton

       

For the Record: One yuuuge win, one yuuuge loss

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 12:44

Bernie wins big, Trump loses big, but is it too late for anything to change in either race?

       

Ted Cruz makes a stop in the Bronx

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 12:17

Cruz stuck by his knock on "New York values," telling reporters at a campaign stop in the Bronx that New Yorkers were "fed up with liberal D...

       

American executives' names surface in Panama Papers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 12:01

Americans who have had previous run-ins with the DOJ turn up in massive leak.

       

Masters weather forecast: Rainy, then breezy and cool

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 11:42

Chilly temperatures and breezy-to-windy weather will likely challenge golfers and spectators alike at the 80th Masters tournament that begin...

       

Hillary Clinton takes to TV to slam Bernie Sanders after his Wisconsin win

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 11:24

Sanders had a bad interview the day before, and Clinton made sure to mention it.

       

5 things you need to know Wednesday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 11:02

The biggest news to start your morning.

       

Firefighter holds rescued calf in touching photo

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 10:38

“We saw the fire coming,” he said. "I didn't know if the calf was going to burn up."