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For the Record: Friday, Friday, talking debate on Friday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 20:39

Fun, fun, fun, fun, looking forward to next Tuesday.

       

N.C. travel-ban count mounts, now at 18 cities

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 20:16

North Carolina's governor signed the state's transgender bathroom bill 3 weeks ago.

       

Terrifying cable snap sent Navy plane plunging off carrier

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 20:08

Eight sailors were injured in incident on carrier Dwight D. Eisenhower on March 18.

       

This kitty kitchen is purr-fect for cat owners

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 20:05

And we ain't kitten!

       

Top takeaways from the Brooklyn Democratic debate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 20:01

Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton squared off five days ahead of New York's primary.

       

D.C. mayor wants nation's capital to become 51st state

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 19:50

The mayor of the District of Columbia reiterated Friday that the city should become the country’s 51st state.

       

City remembers victims, survivors and pays it forward on #OneBostonDay

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 19:42

Three years ago today, tragedy struck the city of Boston when twin bombings killed three people and wounded more than 260 at the Boston Mara...

       

Property owner's Nazi flag upsets neighbors in Tenn.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 19:34

The property’s resident said he's a member of the National Socialist Movement and has been displaying the flag for about the past month.

       

Clinton maintains lead over Sanders in New York poll

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

Hillary Clinton slightly widened her lead against Bernie Sanders with just days left before the Democratic primary in New York, a poll Frida...

       

Poll: Clinton leads Sanders by 17 points in New York

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 19:18

Pivotal primary in New York state is Tuesday

       

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...