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Former classmates of Boston bomber tell their story in new film

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 13:39

Film chronicles what it was like to find out their former classmate was behind the bombings.

       

Harvard club: Being male-only prevents rapes

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 13:39

A Harvard administration push for inclusivity results in one bizarre defense.

       

Plus or minus, debating sizes will never add up

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 13:38

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

       

For the Record: Schrodinger's ticket — Trump-Ryan 2016

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 13:32

Nobody believes Paul Ryan when he says he's not interested in running, but everyone believes it when a candidate says they're not interested...

       

Obama's last science fair features robots, bubbles — and a live chicken

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 13:26

The White House was overrun Wednesday with poster-board presentations and what President Obama said was "an alarming number of robots."

       

Jim Gilmore's bombshell: 'I don't expect to be the nominee'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 13:06

How the former Virginia governor's statement will (probably not) alter the 2016 race

       

Food rivals energy in need for radical change

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 13:06

Changes in food are as important as energy for sustainability, an IMF panel says.

       

CDC: Evidence definitively shows Zika causes birth defects

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 13:01

The declaration marks a "turning point" in the scientific understanding of the virus and its link to microcephaly.

       

Donald Trump hires ex-Scott Walker campaign boss

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 12:59

After being blamed for running Gov. Scott Walker's short-lived presidential campaign into the ground last year, GOP political operative Rick...

       

Report: Poverty-related needs of Americans rose in 2015

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 12:54

Report: Poverty-related needs of Americans rose in 2015

       

Like lightning? Head to Southwest Florida

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 12:50

A small Florida town, located a few miles southeast of Fort Myers, is the USA's top spot for lightning.

       

Reporters allowed back on Arizona House floor

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 12:49

Still unclear is whether media can access other parts of the House, including visiting lawmakers' offices.

       

Deposed Mo. city marshal, poised to reclaim office, not sworn in

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 12:28

Michael Plummer's license was revoked following an indictment on felony charges.

       

20 ways to eat waffles for every meal

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 12:25

The best time to eat waffles is all the time.

       

IMF's Lagarde urges "bolder" actions worldwide on refugee crisis

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 12:23

Christine Lagarde called the crisis a source of economic growth for some countries.

       

Chinese court rules gay couple can't marry

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 12:23

A judge in the central city of Changsha ruled against a gay couple Wednesday in China's first same-sex marriage case.

       

Task force finds Chicago Police Department plagued by racism

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 12:17

The scathing findings come in a new report released by the city.

       

Trump: Primary rules 'stacked against me'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 12:17

The front-runner insists that the GOP system is rigged against him, he said at CNN's Town Hall.

       

Bail bondsman kills mom of wanted man

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 12:09

After they had the suspect in custody, the mother came out with a gun and would not drop it, authorities say.

       

Romance, pups, policy: What we can expect from Putin's public Q&A

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 12:06

Last year the session went for nearly four hours.