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Indian scientists analyze suspected meteorite

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:07

Scientists in India were on Tuesday analyzing an object that fell from the sky and killed a man that has been claimed to be a meteorite.

       

Trump takes N.H. and predicts more wins to come, as Kasich finishes second

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:01

Trump recovered after a disappointing second-place finish in Iowa.

       

Park Service maintenance backlog hits record high

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 14:00

Decades-long problem may be heightened as parks see more visitors for centennial.

       

Suit accuses 5 Tennessee athletes of sex assault

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:52

Six women filed a federal suit accusing the school of a culture of bias against victims.

       

Clashes in Hong Kong over holiday food stalls

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:27

HONG KONG - Hong Kong’s Lunar New Year celebration descended into chaotic scenes as protesters and police, who fired warning shots into the ...

       

Phew! That was fast, New Hampshire

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:26

Out of the loop today? We've got what you missed

       

Hoverboard blamed for fire that destroyed $1M home

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:14

To escape the home that was filling with smoke, a kicked out a second-floor window and leaped into her father’s arms.

       

FBI says San Bernardino terrorist's phone still locked due to encryption

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:09

FBI Director James Comey said encryption is both a good and bad thing for Americans.

       

Intelligence officials: ISIL determined to strike U.S. this year

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:08

Leaders of the Islamic State are determined to strike targets in the United States this year.

       

Army's rebranded social science program draws flak

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:04

WASHINGTON — The Army appears to have revived a controversial program that sent social scientists to battlefields and became mired in fraud ...

       

New Hampshire primary: Catch up on what happened

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 12:31

Victories for Trump and Sanders, a key finish for Kasich, and all the Granite State details.

       

Pentagon seeks bigger budget for 2017

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 12:18

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon’s proposed budget of $583 billion for 2017 includes nearly $60 billion in a special account to pay for the war in ...

       

Rapper DMX revived after near-fatal collapse

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 11:47

First responders saved DMX's life after the rapper was found lifeless outside a hotel.

       

5 things you need to know Tuesday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 11:41

The biggest news to start your morning.

       

2 German trains collide head-on; 10 dead, 80 injured

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 11:09

Collision may be blamed on automatic safety braking system that apparently failed.

       

Obama proposes tax credit for businesses that hire community college grads

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 11:04

The idea is one of only a few tax proposals likely to see action in Congress this year.

       

China’s message to dissenters: Flee if you dare

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 11:02

Flee China if you dare. But know that, even in foreign lands, your criticism of the Communist Party may be punished if Chinese agents find y...

       

Indianapolis Prize finalists devote lives to wildlife

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 10:49

The conservation prize will be awarded in May.

       

Report: Bus killed principal when driver didn't set brake

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 10:37

Elementary school principal pushed two 10-year-olds out of the way but couldn't save herself.

       

'Robots' try to rattle Rubio

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 10:13

New Hampshire is experiencing a rash of robot sightings.