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You can't take it with you: We all need a will. Even Prince.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 14:39

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Wednesday's forecast: Stormy South, Midwest

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 14:34

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Robot helps social skills for autistic children

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 14:24

WASHINGTON — Kicking a red ball fiercely across the laboratory floor like a professional soccer player, Darwin-OP2, a human-like robot, says...

       

Pentagon funding cuts may silence ‘Stars and Stripes’

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 14:09

Stars and Stripes may lose its federal funding — $12 million a year — under a proposal being considered by the Department of Defense, accord...

       

Reebok faces backlash for Alien Stomper shoes in men sizes

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 14:09

Fans of Alien film franchise had a unique opportunity today to buy replica shoes worn by the film’s female protagonist Ellen Ripley, sold on...

       

Clinton wins four primaries Tuesday; Sanders wins only R.I.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 14:06

Sanders shows no interest in ending his campaign, though Clinton is pushing for unity.

       

Trump campaign sued over text messages

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 14:05

Class action lawsuit claims candidate sent unsolicited texts in violation of federal law.

       

Al-Qaeda claims killing of LGBT magazine editor in Bangladesh

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 14:01

Ansar-al Islam, the Bangladeshi branch of al-Qaeda on the Indian subcontinent, said in a Twitter message Tuesday that it was responsible for...

       

Texas vet who killed cat with arrow fights to keep license

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 13:36

Though she was not prosecuted criminally, a complaint was filed with the Texas Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners.

       

Doctors in England stage historic strike

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 13:21

The National Health Service said it was “pulling out all the stops” to minimize the risks to patients during the strike.

       

Northeast primaries: Catch up on what happened

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 13:12

Everything you need to know about the Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island primaries.

       

N.Y. attorney general's Trump University suit going to trial

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 13:09

A New York judge ruled Tuesday that a case against Trump University can go to trial.

       

For the Record: Today's primary drama isn't with candidates

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 13:00

This is the largest delegate haul until June. You'd think that would come with more drama.

       

Jersey man with rare skin disease featured in TLC documentary

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 12:41

It's the first documentary on the condition, which causes skin to grow 10 times faster than normal.

       

Papua New Guinea: Australian refugee detention camp illegal

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 12:37

The court dubbed the detention of the asylum seekers a violation of their constitutional right to personal liberty.

       

Missing data recorder found for ship sunk in hurricane

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 12:35

The cargo ship El Faro, on its way to Puerto Rico from Jacksonville, Fla., perished in Hurricane Joaquin.

       

Nurses thrust into guard duty at federal prisons

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 12:33

Prison staffing and overtime restrictions result in deployment of nurses to security ops.

       

Millennials now largest generation in U.S., surpass baby boomers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 12:22

Millennials are now the dominant generation in America.

       

Census: Millennials surpass Boomers in population

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 12:16

Move over Baby Boomers.

       

Fact check: Trump’s cherry-picked ACA rates

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 12:14

Donald Trump has repeatedly claimed, for months, that premiums under the Affordable Care Act are “going up 35, 45, 55%.”