2 injured in Michigan school shooting are students Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 20:53

Four people were shot outside a high school; one was shot by a police officer.


After N.H., Kasich vaults to GOP prominence Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 20:46

2nd-place finish lends credence to idea Ohio gov. can be alternative to Trump, Cruz.


Sanders searches for one nice thing about Trump Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 20:40

The Vermont independent described Hillary Clinton as "intelligent."


Cop in deadly love triangle lawsuit costs county $7M Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 20:32

Deputy was allegedly having an affair with the girlfriend of the man he fatally shot.


Shades of the campaign: The USA TODAY Campaign Coloring Book Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 20:25

Campaigns and elections can be stressful. The USA TODAY campaign coloring book offers a way of relaxing from the speeches, the ads, the deba...


Parents to protest Detroit schools with student sickout Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 20:10

The move — on Count Day when attendence helps determine amount of state aid — is to highlight problems in schools.


Hero teens stop out-of-control bus after driver becomes unresponsive Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 20:02

“Right after he missed the turn to the school, that’s when we were like, ‘What’s going on?'”


Little Norway spends big on Syrian refugee crisis Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 20:01

The oil-rich Scandinavian nation pledged $1.2 billion over 4 years to aid Syrian refugees.


Cold snap targets East as record highs hit West for Valentine's Day Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 19:44

Through Sunday, temperatures will fall to zero or below for more than 50 million people from Maine to North Dakota to Virginia.


Johnny Depp plays Donald Trump in this Funny Or Die biopic and you need to see it Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 19:30

The film, kept totally secret until its release, features a host of big names.


Returning to his roots, Obama denounces 'schoolyard taunts' in politics Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 19:29

Nine years after launching his presidential campaign, Obama takes "walk down memory lane."


Higher times: Today's pot is much more potent Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 19:26

THC levels are way up in the past two decades.


Soldier buried in avalanche found alive 5 days later Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 19:22

His survival is being called a 'miracle.'


Damaged Anthem of the Seas docks back in N.J. Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 19:15

Passengers relieved to disembark Royal Caribbean's storm-tossed ship.


Donald Trump is not happy about this front-page that calls his fans 'brain dead' Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 18:51

See his Twitter tirade against the New York Daily News.


Bill to protect Ky. clerk Kim Davis passed by committee Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 18:45

Some lawmakers raised concerns that a plan to create two different marriage licenses would tend to treat gays and lesbians differently.


Decision time for Chris Christie as reports surface he's likely to drop out Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 18:39

Chris Christie said he wanted to wait on complete New Hampshire primary results before announcing a decision.


Watch: Black rhino balances on exercise ball Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 18:29

Apparently, not even a rhino can manage to balance on an exercise ball.


Trump takes victory lap, hits Bush at S.C. rally Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 18:26

Trump celebrates his N.H. win and sets focus on S.C. at Clemson rally.


United Arab Emirates picks woman as first minister for happiness Top Stories - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 18:25

The prime minister of the United Arab Emirates announced recently the establishment of a minister of state for happiness and minister of sta...