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Was Washington's snow measurement accurate?

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 20:35

17.8 inches was measured at Reagan National Airport, but could more have fallen?

       

New Jersey hit hard by ocean surge, coastal flooding during snowstorm

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 20:33

High winds, high tides during record storm led to coastal flooding along New Jersey

       

Mayor Rahm Emanuel taps high-profile officer to advise Chicago police

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 20:14

Charles Ramsey has a long history with Chicago and troubled police departments.

       

John Kasich wooing Iowans mostly from New Hampshire

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 19:54

While other candidates have swarmed Iowa this month, Kasich has appeared just twice

       

Trump: I'd vote for Cruz (if he's eligible)

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 19:33

Donald Trump says he would be willing to vote for Ted Cruz. Maybe.

       

Senators Tillis and McCain make obligatory football bet

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 19:29

Senators pledge to speak words on the Senate floor

       

Christie's latest critique of Rubio: Snow joke not funny

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 18:53

New Jersey governor and Florida senator jockey to be alternative to Trump, Cruz

       

Sanders' 'Medicare for all' plan may not help working seniors

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 18:47

Sanders’ plan would include tax increases that might offset benefits for working seniors.

       

Family: Boy missing in woods touched lives

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 18:25

Family says God used the toddler to reach lives across the world.

       

Seeing purple: Iowa town in a political dead heat

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 18:06

Welcome to Wyoming, an eastern Iowa town as politically purple as they come.

       

Egypt's president praises 2011 uprising, urges patience

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

On its fifth anniversary, Egypt's president paid tribute to the 2011 uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak.

       

South African mayor awards scholarships to virgin women

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 17:45

The move is meant to encourage others to be "pure and focus on school."

       

Rubio: Endorsement means he has a chance in Iowa

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 17:41

Iowa's largest newspaper endorses Florida senator, who trails in polls

       

Sanders likens campaign narrative to Obama's in 2008

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 17:26

Sanders likened his late rise in the polls — and subsequent attacks from Clinton — to the 2008 tide change that propelled Obama’s come-from-...

       

Militia in Flint calls for justice in water crisis

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 17:25

Genesee County Volunteer Militia demands accountability for city's water contamination.

       

Trial starts for ex-cop in case of women found in suitcases

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 17:11

Highway workers mowing grass found the suitcases containing the bodies on a roadside in 2014.

       

Researcher: Number of blizzards doubled in past 20 years

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 16:54

Got snow? The number of blizzards in the U.S. is increasing.

       

Tenn. House Whip resigns amid allegations about text messages

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 16:23

House Majority Whip Jeremy Durham confirms resignation from Republican caucus leadership.

       

Tennessean: Rep. sent inappropriate texts to female statehouse workers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 16:05

Tennessean investigation: Inappropriate text messages sent to three women at statehouse.

       

Stuck in floodwaters, reporters watch news float past

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 15:29

Turns out there's a reason you shouldn't drive through flooded streets.