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NYC's 'hottest vegan' felled by pizza order

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 17:52

Food entrepreneur accused of stealing $2 million went on the lam -- and then ordered Domino's Pizza.

       

New LG OLED65E6P 4K OLED TV packs the best tech for a lot less

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 17:47

OLED TVs keep getting cheaper

       

The youngest Spelling Bee competitor is only 6 years old

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 17:40

The kid can spell. Also, he's adorable.

       

Verizon strike heads for court showdown Thursday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 17:38

Verizon filed a motion last month asking the court to bar picketers from intimidating nonunion employees, engaging in vandalism and blocking...

       

FBI director channels King in Birmingham: 'It's hard to hate up close'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 17:37

FBI Director James Comey talked about race, reconcilation at historic Birmingham church.

       

This is a National Forest site after a college party

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 17:30

The University of Oregon is investigating after as many as 1,000 students trashed an island on Lake Shasta in California.

       

Sun-powered plane continues U.S. journey

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 17:20

The sun-powered Solar Impulse 2 plane took off from Dayton, Ohio, early Wednesday and is on its way to Allentown, Pa.

       

Muslim students face $5K fine if they refuse Swiss teachers' handshakes

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 17:07

Two Muslim teenage boys said shaking a female teacher’s hand violates their religion.

       

Rescue takes in 46 goats, asks community for help

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 16:35

Any takers? A Massachusetts rescue is looking for homes for dozens of goats after receiving a “record” number of goat surrenders. 

       

Michigan governor's legal tab costs $6,500 per day

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 16:28

Gov. Rick Snyder has hired an outside law firm to handle civil suits in Flint water crisis.

       

Man films couple having sex in park, 'thought they were fighting'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 16:07

Couple caught having sex by a motorist who thought they were fighting.

       

AR-15, body armor found near highway shooting suspect

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 16:07

Six vehicles on State Route 87 near Fountain Hills were hit, with 13 total victims of the assaults, authorities say.

       

NOAA rolling out forecasting system that can pinpoint storm surge

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 15:41

A more detailed version expected next year will predict surges even before a system forms.

       

Kidnapping suspect charged in 2014 death of jogger

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 15:11

The family of a jogger who was shot to death while she was out running nearly two years ago wiped tears from their eyes as it was announced ...

       

Tow truck driver found his girlfriend dead in crash: 'Nightmarish'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 14:55

A tow truck driver dispatched to the scene of a fatal car crash says he was in disbelief when he realized that his girlfriend was killed in ...

       

Ukraine's Poroshenko: Russia releases female pilot

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 14:54

Ukraine President Poroshenko personally traveled to Moscow to fly Nadiya Savchenko home.

       

Melissa Gilbert drops out of race for Congress

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 14:50

'Little House on the Prairie' star cites injuries to head and neck as forcing her from Democratic race.

       

UAW endorses Clinton for president

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 14:26

UAW President Dennis Williams endorsed Hillary Clinton on Wednesday after surveying members and observing that the former secretary of state...

       

After 5 bighorn lamb deaths, community looks for answers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 14:23

Bighorns are roaming outside their environment, leading to dangerous clashes with people.

       

Ore. frat apologizes for trashing Lake Shasta campground

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 14:09

The Oregon chapter of the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity said in its apology that it suspended activities until disciplinary actions are put in...