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New Hampshire braced to take center stage in presidential race

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 10:07

Turnout at the the state's primary typically tops participation in the Iowa caucuses.

       

Amtrak engineer describes 'dream-like' memories, not details of fatal crash

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 09:59

WASHINGTON – The engineer of the fatal Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia last year told federal investigators that he has only vague and dre...

       

White House rejects Donald Trump's offer to build $100 million ballroom

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 09:56

Having "a shiny gold 'Trump' sign" was inappropriate, White House says.

       

WHO declares birth defects linked to Zika virus a public health emergency

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 09:52

The World Health Organization declared a public health emergency in connection with the Zika virus outbreak.

       

U. of Delaware police release hilarious and informative 'Copline Bling'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 09:36

“You can call us on the blue phone whenever you need our help … we know when that Copline bling, that can only mean one thing.”

       

Colbert books Megyn Kelly, Tina Fey for Super Bowl show

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 09:27

This should be interesting.

       

It’s about to get real: What you need to know about the Iowa caucuses

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 09:19

A convoluted delegate selection process in Iowa kicks off the 2016 presidential election.

       

Trump makes final pitch to Iowans ahead of caucuses

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 09:04

Iowa front-runner prepares for Iowa caucus night.

       

Melissa Gilbert continues to tap into Hollywood donors

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 09:00

'Little House on the Prairie' star, who is running for Congress from Michigan, raised $202,930.

       

Virginia Tech student charged in missing teen's death

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 20:45

David Eisenhauer, a Virginia Tech freshman, will now face murder charges.

       

Seven bomb threats frighten thousands on Guam

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 20:44

Shopping areas, hotels and resorts were targeted by robo-calls, notes and social media.

       

Death camp guard living in NYC is last U.S. Nazi case

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 20:38

Justice Department not likely to deport former guard at the Trawniki death camp in Poland.

       

Donald Trump and Ted Cruz exchange blows on Sunday TV circuit

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 20:29

Ahead of Iowa caucuses, Trump calls Cruz "a total liar" and a "nasty guy."

       

Liz Cheney back in the game, running for House seat in Wyoming

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 20:05

Liz Cheney is kicking off a run for Wyoming's one U.S. House seat.

       

WHO to hold emergency meeting Monday on Zika virus

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 20:04

Mosquito-borne virus spreading "explosively" through the Americas.

       

Is Trump for real? And three more questions Iowa voters may answer

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 19:43

After months of hearing from pundits and pollsters, voters finally get to weigh in

       

Survivor claims Boko Haram burned kids alive in attack that kills 86

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 19:07

The incident happened Saturday night in a village in northeast Nigeria and 2 nearby camps.

       

Sanders powered by young people, but lacks Obama advantages

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 18:59

If Bernie Sanders loses Iowa's caucuses on Monday, he may be a victim of his own success.

       

Bernie Sanders bridges anger and hope

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 18:54

Some say that may be the secret of self-proclaimed democratic socialist’s unlikely run.

       

Black History Month: We carry the imprints of people and places

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 18:33

The memories we carry of the places we've been become our hallowed grounds.