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Obama proposes $1 billion for cancer research

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 20:58

The White House Cancer Moonshot Task Force meets Monday for the first time.

       

Mom hears son's donated heart beat in little girl

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 19:47

Mom hears son's donated heart beat in little girl's chest

       

Mich. environmental agency to present Flint water plan

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 19:21

Plan is to be able to have a reliable health assessment by mid-April.

       

Chicago records 51 homicides in January, highest toll since 2000

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 19:17

The grim toll of killings marks latest bad news for the Chicago Police Department.

       

Latest Flint class-action suit claims discrimination

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 19:07

Suit accuses Flint leaders of “actively discriminating against ordinary citizens.”

       

Trump reportedly mistakes communion plate for offering plate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 19:07

If you're going to have a momentary misstep while attending a church service, being too quick to make an offering probably isn't a bad one t...

       

Dingell trolls Cruz after Iowa caucus win

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 19:03

Former congressman John Dingell poked fun at Ted Cruz after Iowa caucus victory was called for the Texas senator.

       

Christie aims to be 'No. 1 governor' coming out of Iowa, N.H.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 18:43

Christie isn’t counting on an Iowa miracle to lift him past Trump and others at the top of the Republican field when the nation’s presidenti...

       

Father, son die after fall through thin ice on lake

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 18:42

Man, 4-year-old son die while fishing on Michigan lake.

       

No more phone calls: Iowa picking its winners

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 18:39

After months of polling, Iowans will finally cast the first presidential votes.

       

Huckabee ends campaign: 'Voters are sick of me'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 18:30

Huckabee failed to repeat his 2008 success in the Iowa caucuses.

       

Mom hears dead son inside 4-year-old girl

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 18:19

Heather Clark donated her son's heart after he died.

       

Report: Phoenix-area NAACP president resigns after sexist comments

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 18:18

The president of a Phoenix-area NAACP chapter resigned Monday after publicly complimenting a woman reporter's physical attributes and then l...

       

What must happen for each candidate to win Monday night's Iowa Caucus

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 18:16

With just hours to go before the first test of the 2016 election, here are the keys for the top four candidates

       

3 teens arrested in fatal shooting at Seattle homeless camp

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 18:07

Shooting at a homeless encampment known as "The Jungle" left two dead, three wounded.

       

Martin O'Malley ends long-shot bid for Democratic nomination

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 18:05

Martin O'Malley withdrew from the Democratic presidential race after a poor showing in Iowa.

       

Cruz: 'We’ve been burned too many times'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 17:57

Voters need to unite behind a single candidate to avoid being burned by weak politicians, Sen. Ted Cruz said Sunday.

       

Oxfam says rich countries are failing Syrian refugees

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 17:54

LONDON — International aid organization Oxfam on Monday warned that rich countries are failing to adequately help Syrian refugees, days afte...

       

Can Facebook sway Avery, Dassey judges?

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 17:53

What happens when Facebook posts about "Making a Murderer" end up in judge's news feed?

       

#Gilmentum means 10 Iowa caucus-goers for Jim Gilmore

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 17:38

Is it finally happening?