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White House, educators push for pre-school STEM

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 17:03

Researchers haven’t definitively concluded just how important STEM training will be for future job markets.

       

21 high-protein breakfasts to start your day

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 16:51

Get ready to feel like a champ every morning.

       

Obama seeks to reassure Gulf allies over Iran

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 16:37

The U.S. and six Arab nations vow to strengthen the fight against the Islamic State

       

Horse-breeding farm mystery: Did fracking sicken foals?

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 16:33

Health experts, feds probe rare condition that prevents foals from swallowing properly.

       

6 Illinois deaths tied to different strain of bacteria seen in Wis.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 16:13

Nineteen people in Wisconsin have died from genetically distinct strain of Elizabethkingia anophelis.

       

For the Record: Don't ignore these GOP rules

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 16:03

A Republican National Committee rule change could be as important as delegate counting.

       

5 things you need to know Friday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 15:58

The biggest news to start your morning.

       

Your ghost stories from 'The Shining' hotel in Colorado

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 15:57

Readers tell tales following viral photo that appears to show apparition

       

Vietnam's Mekong Delta hit with worst drought in 90 years

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 15:37

Rising sea levels and construction of dams add to crisis for Vietnam's rice bowl.

       

Ticket snafu leaves Burning Man faces red

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 15:29

An online 'waiting room' was a flop on a crucial day for Burning Man.

       

Hot-car dad's case jurors' opinions confound court

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 15:28

Justin Ross Harris is accused of intentionally leaving his son in a hot car in June 2014.

       

TV crew finds castaway on deserted island

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 15:18

While filming television series River Monsters last November, a production crew for U.S. network Animal Planet discovered something they nev...

       

Justice Department won't block CIA interrogation suit

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 15:13

WASHINGTON - The Justice Department has signaled that it won’t try to block a lawsuit arising from the CIA’s harsh interrogation techniques,...

       

Friday's forecast: Wet for East Coast, Northwest

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 14:34

Find out the weather where you are and get a few tidbits of weather history.

       

Voices: I miss you already Prince

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 14:19

Those who know me already know this story. But when I picked out my first tattoo I knew that I wanted it to be a mix of the male and female ...

       

Drug program graduate raps through ceremony

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:56

Drug program participant raps through graduation ceremony

       

As Syria talks falter, signs point to ugly next phase

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:51

White House expressed concern as Russia moves artillery toward Syria's Aleppo.

       

First non-Muslim lashed for breaking Sharia law in Indonesian province

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:47

In 2002, Aceh was granted permission to enforce Sharia law by the national government,

       

We were grieving when we wrote this, forgive us if it goes astray

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:44

Out of the loop today? We've got what you missed.

       

College acceptance letters have shocking twist

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:43

The letters start out joyous then turn to issue of sexual assault