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Who was ‘Buckskin Girl?’ New evidence may hold clues

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 18:49

The cold case of "The Buckskin Girl," as she became known because of the leather jacket she wore, has suddenly heated up after 35 years.

       

Clinton offers donors their own 'woman card'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 18:41

Democrat seeks to turn Trump's gender attacks against him

       

A minute of hard exercise is just as good as a 45-minute workout, study says

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 18:30

Science has some good news for a change.

       

Why Indonesia keeps blowing up boats on TV

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 18:29

Indonesia, responsible for guarding some of the world’s most precious fishing waters, has a message to seafaring poachers.
Sail into our...

       

'Biggest Loser' winner regained the weight: 'To hell with shame!'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 17:50

On April 15, the anniversary of her reality show win, she decided to write a brutally honest Facebook post about her experience.

       

China introduces female-only bus service

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 17:49

A bus service aimed at protecting women from sexual harassment launched in China.

       

Wilmore to Obama: Don't take stuff from White House

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 17:39

Host of "The Nightly Show" gets to mock politicians at White House Correspondents' dinner.

       

Gov. Chris Christie's ratings sink in new poll

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 17:33

Just 26% of registered New Jersey voters have a favorable opinion of Christie in a new Rutgers-Eagleton Poll.

       

Cruz event in Indiana canceled because plane 'too big'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 17:14

Is Sen. Ted Cruz too big for small towns?

       

Gas well explosion east of Pittsburgh

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 17:06

Emergency crews were attempting to shut off the gas to the area.

       

Trump: Obama's jokes didn't make me run

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 17:00

Obama mocked the businessman at a 2011 dinner — did that inspire his political ambitions?

       

Emergency landing delays flights at Philadelphia airport

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 16:57

Philadelphia's airport suspended flights temporarily Friday morning after an emergency landing.

       

Wesley students hope cartoon can stir race discussion

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 16:25

The Whetstone student paper at Wesley is under fire for a cartoon.

       

Bison one step closer to becoming 'national mammal'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 16:09

The Senate and House have both voted in favor of designating the bison as the national mammal, now it's up to you, Mr. President.

       

Scandal-plagued Ala. governor faces new impeachment articles

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 15:59

Gov. Robert Bentley has been under fire since allegations he was having affair with ex-staffer.

       

Woman sentenced to 100 years for cutting baby from womb

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 15:57

Dynel Lane, 36, was found guilty in February on seven counts, including attempted murder and unlawful termination of a pregnancy, for which ...

       

First Zika death in U.S. lived in Puerto Rico

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 15:29

Although Zika is usually a mild disease, it can cause rare complications

       

Katt Williams arrested for salt shaker toss that hit man

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 15:20

The comedian allegedly threw salt shaker at restaurant manager, causing a bloody lip.

       

Bashed for looking like LaBeouf: Craziest crimes of the week

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 15:14

A Shia LaBeouf doppelganger and an unlucky (or incompetent) thief are among the weirdest crime stories of the week:

       

Gov. Rauner's visit to the U. of Illinois spurs student protest

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 15:05

A temporary measure to fund Illinois' public universities doesn't placate student protesters.