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Federal prison errors cause mistaken releases

USAToday.com Top Stories - 14 hours 33 min ago

At least 157 late or early releases in past six years; 1 inmate serves 3 years longer

       

The average city dweller in Kenya pays 16 bribes a month

USAToday.com Top Stories - 14 hours 48 min ago

Transparency International points to corruption in East Africa’s most prosperous economy.

       

Rare white-winged tern spotted near Lake Michigan

USAToday.com Top Stories - 14 hours 52 min ago

Shorebird last recorded in Wisconsin in 1873 was spotted along Lake Michigan shoreline.

       

12-year-olds fall in love while fighting cancer

USAToday.com Top Stories - 14 hours 58 min ago

Stella and Lucas found the healing power of love at only 12-years-old.

       

Germany's refugees struggle to fit in with everyone else

USAToday.com Top Stories - 15 hours 12 min ago

As Germany tries to integrate 1 million migrants, Mohammad Shafiq finds love in Leipzig.

       

DailyChatter: Voting matters

USAToday.com Top Stories - 15 hours 12 min ago

Austria's close presidential runoff isn't the only election to watch.

       

Detroit police challenge Cincy, Philly, Chicago to Running Man Challenge

USAToday.com Top Stories - 15 hours 15 min ago

The Cincinnati Police Department plans to ‘bring it’ in response to the Detroit Police Department’s Running Man challenge. Uh oh.

       

Clinton out with ad hitting Trump on financial crisis remarks

USAToday.com Top Stories - 16 hours 17 sec ago

The likely Democratic presidential nominee's campaign released a video on Tuesday titled ?”Donald Trump rooted for the real estate crash.”

       

Oklahoma student with cerebral palsy walks for the first time to receive his diploma

USAToday.com Top Stories - 16 hours 1 min ago

The student, who has cerebral palsy, reportedly worked for months to make the short walk.

       

Twice the size of a football field: See world-record holding swing set

USAToday.com Top Stories - 16 hours 20 min ago

Yehaw! A 562-foot-long swing set now holds the Guinness World Record for longest swing set in the world. 

       

Fact check: Did Trump praise Kim Jong Un?

USAToday.com Top Stories - 16 hours 29 min ago

Hillary Clinton distorts the facts when she accuses Donald Trump of “heaping praise” on North Korea strongman Kim Jong Un.

       

Study: Clinton's primary vote lead may not reveal much about November

USAToday.com Top Stories - 16 hours 35 min ago

A report found that the candidate who won more votes in the primary lost the popular vote in the general election six out of 10 times since ...

       

After Ohio killings, fate of children, property unresolved

USAToday.com Top Stories - 16 hours 55 min ago

Probate court proceedings are rarely simple and often fraught with family squabbles. In this case, a criminal case is underway with no known...

       

Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoff

USAToday.com Top Stories - 16 hours 56 min ago

GOP's Mary Lou Bruner made headlines for controversial Facebook posts about Obama, Ryan.

       

Tot can't testify: Outrage at loophole in baby assault

USAToday.com Top Stories - 17 hours 14 min ago

The family appeals for help as they say the child's babysitter is at fault.

       

Is McCain in trouble? 5 keys to his re-election race

USAToday.com Top Stories - 17 hours 19 min ago

Arizona's Senate race is getting national attention as the GOP's looming nomination of Donald Trump casts a long shadow over John McCain's b...

       

Boeing, SpaceX progressing toward crew launches

USAToday.com Top Stories - 17 hours 27 min ago

NASA, private companies aim to end U.S. reliance on Russia for astronaut rides to orbit.

       

Sanders: 'Messy' convention comments were taken out of context

USAToday.com Top Stories - 17 hours 41 min ago

Bernie Sanders on Tuesday attempted to clarify comments he had previously made that seemed to predict the Democratic convention in Philadelp...

       

Teen murder victim chosen at random in 2-hour terror spree, prosecutor says

USAToday.com Top Stories - 18 hours 10 min ago

19-year-old out for cigarettes paid with his life as he encountered four teens on a spree.

       

Rockwell worker charged with stealing trade secrets

USAToday.com Top Stories - 18 hours 14 min ago

A Wisconsin man has been charged with stealing trade secrets from Rockwell Automation, where he was employed as a software engineer.