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5 things you need to know Monday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 13:06

The biggest and most buzzworthy news to start your morning.

       

Everson to file complaint over first GOP debate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 13:00

Presidential candidate and former IRS commissioner fights his exclusion from forum

       

Nigerian army: 178 Boko Haram captives freed

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 12:43

The army said Sunday that it rescued 178 captives near the town of Bama in the militants' stronghold of Borno state.

       

12-year-old spins bike rides into budding business

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 12:29

A young entrepreneur has found a clever way to make money while doing his therapy.

       

12-year-old spins bike rides into budding business

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 12:29

A young entrepreneur has found a clever way to make money while doing his therapy.

       

Son hears from dad he never knew 70 years after death

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 12:24

Love letters between World War II serviceman Charles Campbell and his wife Elizabeth are giving their son a chance to hear from the father h...

       

Son hears from dad he never knew 70 years after death

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 12:24

Love letters between World War II serviceman Charles Campbell and his wife Elizabeth are giving their son a chance to hear from the father h...

       

Newspaper raises questions about Graham's service in Air Force Reserve

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 12:01

Most other GOP presidential candidates have never served in uniform.

       

Obama turns 54 years old Tuesday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:47

'I'm starting to reflect on age,' president says.

       

Israeli president flooded with death threats for condemning 'Jewish terror'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:33

The threats come after two bloody attacks by ultranationalists.

       

Good vibrations: Ultrasonic tech may power new dryers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:19

Faster, cooler, more efficient—what's not to like?

       

Illinois named top party school in the U.S.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:56

Students don't just bury their heads in books, they also party.

       

Jury keeps death-penalty option for theater shooter

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:52

Jurors who convicted James Holmes of murder decided Tuesday against immediately imposing a life sentence.

       

Poll: Trump builds lead; GOP voters prefer different debate format

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:40

Few GOP voters like the format of the “Top 10” presidential debate that Fox News is planning for Thursday, a poll released Monday found.

       

Floods swamp Tampa area

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:26

Heavy rain caused widespread flooding in the Tampa Bay area Monday, closing roads, forcing evacuations and delaying air travel.

       

7-foot alligator captured on South Carolina beach

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:26

A relaxing day at the beach in Pawleys Island, S.C., took a different turn when visitors noticed a 7-foot alligator had crept ashore.

       

Obama climate change plan affects 2016 race

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:18

'This is our moment to get this right,' Obama says of climate change plan.

       

Father pleads guilty in death of Minnesota boy, 10

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 10:14

Barway Collins, who was last seen March 18, was found in the Mississippi River in April.

       

Stingray surveillance sparks privacy concerns in Congress

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 09:57

There are growing efforts by lawmakers to rein in Stingray use by law enforcement.

       

Taco Bell fires worker for insulting police officer

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/03/2015 - 09:55

A Taco Bell in Newton has fired an employee who wrote an insult on the wrappers of tacos ordered by a police officer and his fiancee.