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Possible tornado hits Broward College in Florida

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 19:55

Cars are stacked in parking lot as weird weather strikes.

       

Poll shows Sanders leading Clinton by 4 points in Iowa

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 19:49

A new survey of Democrats shows Bernie Sanders leading Hillary Clinton by 4 percentage points in the race for Iowa’s first-in-the-nation cau...

       

Israel releases Nazi's plea for clemency

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 19:49

The high-ranking Adolf Eichmann begged for his life, futilely.

       

Man accused of throwing tomatoes at Trump arrested

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 19:23

University of Iowa Police have arrested a man accused of throwing tomatoes at Donald Trump at a rally in Iowa City on Tuesday night.

       

Delaware lawmakers near historic vote on death penalty

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 19:19

State House members are set to vote on repealing Delaware's death penalty.

       

Many 2016 candidates don't disclose bundlers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 19:00

As voting nears in the presidential campaign, few details are available on top fundraisers.

       

Re-elected Vietnam communist boss: 'A lot of work ahead'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:53

Vietnam's Communist Party ended its five-yearly congress Thursday after re-electing its 71-year-old chief for a second term.

       

Honoring heroes of the Holocaust, Obama warns of growing anti-Semitism

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:46

"An attack on any faith is an attack on all of our faiths," Obama says.

       

Campaigns gear up to turn out Iowa caucus voters

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:40

Volunteers for the candidates head door-to-door and make calls in the final days before caucus.

       

GOP presidential candidates answer town hall questions

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:35

An online town hall allowed Iowans to pose questions to presidential candidates ahead of Monday's caucuses.

       

Deadly concoction: What is 'dewshine'?

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:32

A deadly concoction dubbed 'dewshine' could be to blame for the deaths of two Tennessee teenagers.

       

Zika virus confirmed in Arkansas, Virginia

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:30

A person in Arkansas tested positive for the mosquito-borne Zika Virus, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed.

       

Ariz. militia figure Ritzheimer knew he faced arrest

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:26

Man who staged anti-Muslim rallies last year left Ore. refuge hours before FBI crackdown.

       

5 arrests in hunt for California escapees; inmates still at large

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:24

Reward raised to $200K for three who fled an Orange County jail Friday.

       

Grenada police: Slain U.S. tourist was sexually assaulted

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:17

Dave Martin Benjamin of Grenada has been charged with capital murder in the death of Jessica Colker of Atlanta.

       

DOJ complaint lays out case against Oregon protesters

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:17

The federal government's 32-page criminal compalint against Ammon Bundy and followers who holed up at a wildlife refuge in Burns, Oregon, be...

       

Fact check: Rubio, Cruz on Reagan and hostages

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:58

Sens. Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz have implied that Iran released U.S. hostages in 1981 on the day Ronald Reagan was inaugurated because Reagan...

       

EU:Serious deficiencies in Greek border controls

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:46

The European Union said Wednesday that an investigation has revealed serious flaws in Greece’s management of its borders amid a huge influx ...

       

World less free for 10th year, study shows

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:43

Global freedom has declined for the tenth consecutive year, according to a study published Wednesday by Freedom House, a Washington-based th...

       

Iowa caucus history: Browse past results

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:31

This interactive graphic presents results of the Iowa presidential caucuses since 1976 for Democrats and 1980 for Republicans.