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Canada evacuates oil workers amid wildfires

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/17/2016 - 09:25

A quickly spreading wildfire forced the evacuation of 4,000 workers at major oil sands facilities in Canada late Monday.

       

Chinese state media breaks silence on Cultural Revolution

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/17/2016 - 09:18

'The People's Daily,' the ruling Communist Party's official mouthpiece, published an opinion piece saying China should never allow the event...

       

High school students caught raising Nazi salute in photo

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/17/2016 - 09:18

Fifteen students from a German class at an Indianapolis high school are seen in the photo.

       

Jeb Bush on an election loss: GOP will 'have ourselves to blame'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/17/2016 - 09:15

Jeb Bush is angry — at Donald Trump and at his party.

       

University of Houston student reported missing

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/17/2016 - 09:04

Jennifer Hollis has been reported missing since May 12.

       

Expert questions Silver Stars for SEALs in Lynch rescue

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 20:47

Two Navy SEALs received Silver Star medals in secret after the April 2003 rescue of Army Pvt. Jessica Lynch in Iraq, records obtained by USA...

       

Shell oil spill recovery continues in Gulf of Mexico

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 20:09

About 88,200 gallons of oil was spilled off the Louisiana coast.

       

Megyn Kelly: How I got my interview with Trump

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 20:05

Kelly, one day before her one-on-one interview with Trump, said that despite some slight warming from GOP women, Trump's unfavorables with w...

       

Obama awards Medal of Valor to 13 police officers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 20:03

The nation's highest honor for law enforcement recognizes public safety officers officers who put themselves in harm's way.

       

EEOC says wellness program participation can reap big rewards

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 19:55

Last year, EEOC issued proposed rules that addressed whether offering an incentive for employees or their family members to provide health i...

       

Poll: 58% back federally run health care plan

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 19:46

Bernie Sanders may be the least likely candidate to make it to the general election, but his approach to health care scores well in a new po...

       

Maine college grad proposes to girlfriend

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 19:45

He started by saying from the stage that "he had a special someone here" and something important to do.

       

Surviving wildfire fighter leads relay to honor military

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 19:42

The organizers of Carry the Load asked Brendan McDonough to march because first responders take 'care of our streets back home.'

       

L.A. school district to pay $88M to settle sex abuse cases

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 19:40

Los Angeles Unified School District to settle 30 abuse cases at two elementary schools.

       

Lightning kills dozens in Bangladesh, but cellphones not to blame

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 19:26

Lightning killed more than 60 people during thunderstorms across Bangladesh.

       

Man alleges Guam archbishop molested him as a child

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 19:18

Hawaii man said he was sexually abused by Archbishop Anthony Apuron when he was 12.

       

Supreme Court denies class action lawsuit over false data

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 19:16

The narrow ruling is at least a temporary victory for business over consumers

       

British army investigates video of naked soldiers drinking human waste

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 18:51

The video has yet to be verified, but top officials ordered an investigation into party at Britain's largest army base.

       

Grizzly chased into abandoned farm building

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 18:49

More grizzly bears from the Rocky Mountain Front dispersing onto prairie this spring

       

As Zika cases grow, hospitals prepare to care for pregnant women, babies

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 18:39

Hospitals in Washington and Houston have launched programs to care for Zika patients