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Sperm bank's 'perfect donor' was a mentally ill felon who fathered 36 kids

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 19:00

The lies on his donor application weren't uncovered for more than a decade, according to families who are terrified for their children's fut...

       

Cruz: I will prevail at convention (but Trump will do well in NY)

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 18:56

Texas senator outlines his plans on the 'Tonight' show

       

Baby orangutan born via C-section at Memphis Zoo

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 18:55

Only 18 orangutans have been delivered by C-section, with nine mother-baby pairs surviving.

       

The Czech Republic wants to go by 'Czechia'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 18:46

Not everyone is happy about the concept.

       

'Panama Papers' scandal claims Spanish minister

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 18:41

Spanish official steps down over charges of ties to an offshore company.

       

Newtown lawsuit against gun-maker can go forward

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 18:34

Judge says law protecting gun-makers from lawsuits doesn't prevent victims' families from arguing that the rifle was a military weapon and s...

       

AMC ditches plan to allow texting in theaters

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 18:29

AMC CEO weighed idea to attract millennials.

       

Ex-'Apprentice' contestants fire back at Trump

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 18:22

Participants on Trump's TV show say he should not be president

       

Magnitude-5.4 quake hits Japan Saturday morning

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 18:00

An earthquake measuring 5.4 has hit southern Kyushu island on Saturday morning, following a 7.3-magnitude quake that killed at least six peo...

       

Firefighter fatally shot, 2nd wounded in Maryland

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 17:25

Two firefighters were transported to trauma centers and another person was also injured in a shooting Friday night in suburban Maryland, aut...

       

Grandmother sought in toddler's scalding death in custody

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 16:43

Wanted grandmother Patricia Annette Flores is now in police custody in Frio County, about 350 miles away from her Haltom City home.

       

Crash cam video: ‘I am extremely lucky,’ survivor says

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 16:34

What could have been a devastating rollover accident in Sioux Falls on Tuesday ended with only minor injuries for a South Dakota man.

       

How to curb job violence? Watch for stressed workers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 16:30

Last month's incident at a Cummins plant was one of an average of 700 workplace homicides recorded each year in the U.S.

       

Fact check: The Brooklyn Democratic debate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 16:24

Clinton and Sanders sparred over the minimum wage, campaign contributions, guns and more.

       

Bernie Sanders and his wife made $205K, according to 2014 tax returns

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 16:22

Hillary Clinton used Thursday's Democratic debate to pressure Sanders to release the information.

       

Second Cincinnati Zoo cheetah cub dies

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 16:00

The cubs, which were born by C-section, were cared for by a dog after mother died.

       

Surge in registration seen by local officials as N.Y. primary nears

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 15:54

Election officials expect a big turnout — and big headaches at the polls — in Tuesday's New York primary vote.

       

Daily News cover slams retiring Post editor as Trump 'toady'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 15:53

The New York Daily News did not have many kind words for retiring New York Post's editor in chief Col Allan.

       

She stole ring from coffin: Craziest crimes of the week

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 15:45

A corpse-related crime and a guy living life in the fast lane are among the weirdest crime stories of the week.

       

Germany grants call to allow comedian prosecution

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 15:44

Ankara demanded last week to have comedian Jan Boehmermann prosecuted for insulting a foreign head of state.