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GOP candidates drop best zingers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:45

Some of the best one-liners from Thursday's GOP debate in Cleveland:

       

Calif. golf courses: Despite rules, water use still a mystery

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:41

Despite mandatory restrictions, water use at golf courses remains shrouded in mystery.

       

Bake Off opener grabs huge audience

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:40
The return of BBC One's The Great British Bake Off attracts 9.3 million viewers - more than two million up on last year's opening episode.
Categories: BBC World News

Hmong leaders seek to legalize cultural weddings

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:29

Wis. leaders aim to change state law so Hmong couples would not need two ceremonies.

       

Man: Backfire, not gunfire, is what Miss. soldiers heard

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:25

But police found guns at home of the ex-felon, so he's in jail.

       

Roman Totenberg’s Stolen Stradivarius Is Found After 35 Years

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:22
The 1734 violin, known as the Ames Stradivarius, is being restored to the violin virtuoso’s family, said one of his daughters, Nina Totenberg of NPR.









Checkers responds to viral video of employee throwing burger bun on floor

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:17

Employee throws a burger bun on the floor, and then prepares to serve it.

       

Triple winner Peaty out of 200m

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:16
Britain's Adam Peaty will not add the 200m breaststroke to his three gold medals after going out in the heats at the World Championships.
Categories: BBC World News

Suicide blast targets Afghan police

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:15
Six people die in a suicide bombing in eastern Afghanistan, the first such attack since the Taliban confirmed their leader Mullah Omar was dead.
Categories: BBC World News

Backfire, not gunfire? So says man arrested near Camp Shelby

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:13

This Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015 photo released by the Perry County Sheriff's Department shows Alfred Baria. Authorities took Baria into custody after soldiers participating in a training exercise heard noises they believed were gunshots around the fringes of Camp Shelby. (Perry County Sheriff's Department via AP)NEW AUGUSTA, Miss. (AP) — Soldiers participating in a training exercise on a Mississippi military base heard them Tuesday and Wednesday — noises they believed were gunshots at the edge of the Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center.


It's time to play debate bingo!

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:11

Make your primary debate viewing a little more fun with USA TODAY’S Debate Bingo cards.

       

Bomb squad detonates second WWII-era grenade found near Colo. lake

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:10

KUSA-TV stumbled upon another hand grenade Wednesday near the lake in Boulder County where a couple found a WWII-era grenade the evening bef...

       

21 tasty ways to pimp your popcorn

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:08

Warning: Your Netflix binge sessions will never be the same.

       

Adidas mulls options for golf unit

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:00
German sportswear firm Adidas says it has appointed an investment bank to consider options for its struggling golf business.
Categories: BBC World News

Cuban Youth See New U.S. Embassy, but Same Old Drab Life

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:00
As much as the young in Cuba welcome political opening and economic reform, such changes are unlikely to filter down to their lives anytime soon.









The Tale of an Anxious Economic Recovery, Told by a Revived Textile Mill

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 17:00
After closing during the recession, the 150-year-old Faribault Woolen Mill in Minnesota is back in business. But its workers are not resting easy.









Ukraine conflict: Helping one family search for lost soldier

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 16:52
Helping a missing Ukrainian soldier's family find him
Categories: BBC World News

Tube strike disruption for commuters

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 16:50
People travelling in London are dealing with long queues and delays as the latest Tube strike shuts down the network and leads to fears of gridlock.
Categories: BBC World News

Grandfather says youngest theater victim was 'little angel'

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 16:40

In this image taken from video, Robert Sullivan, second from right, whose granddaughter Veronica Moser-Sullivan, 6, and pictured on the screen at top, was killed by James Holmes, who sits fifth from left in a gray shirt, testifies during the penalty phase of Holmes' trial in Centennial, Colo., Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015. Prosecutor George Brauchler, center, questions Sullivan. (Colorado Judicial Department via AP, Pool)CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The grandfather of the youngest victim of the Colorado theater shooting said the 6-year-old girl "personified a little angel" and showed great promise.


MH370 mystery resolution 'closer'

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 16:40
Australia PM Tony Abbott says the "baffling mystery" of MH370 is closer to being solved, after Malaysia says debris came from the missing flight.
Categories: BBC World News