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Iowa countdown: Help, Ted Cruz and Donald Trump keep beefing

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:06

It’s just six days until the Iowa caucuses. Here's what happened Tuesday.

       

N.J. poised to take control of Atlantic City's finances

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:01

Gov. Chris Christie and other officials announced a deal meant to rescue city’s budget by giving state broad financial powers.

       

Families of 10 sailors on sunken El Faro settle claims

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 14:57

The cargo ship disappeared during Hurricane Joaquin in October.

       

NYC doctors group has been screening for depression for three years

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 14:42

Montefiore in the Bronx has linked depression screenings with primary care for years.

       

Trump team says he'll ditch Thursday's GOP debate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 14:38

Republican front-runner protests inclusion of Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly

       

World War I Memorial design concept unveiled

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 14:36

The World War I Centennial Commission revealed its winning design for the World War I Memorial.

       

Rand Paul makes the main stage in Iowa Republican debate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 14:16

The seventh GOP debate takes place Thursday evening in Des Moines.

       

After record-breaking 2015 winter, Jonas lets Boston off the hook

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 14:08

Boston only got 7 inches of snow this time, while the rest of the East digs itself out.

       

Milwaukee man charged in machine gun plot targeting Masonic temple

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 14:03

Acting United States Attorney Gregory J. Haanstad and Special Agent in Charge Robert J.

       

Danish lawmakers to vote on seizing valuables from refugees

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:53

Danish lawmakers were set to vote Tuesday on controversial measures to seize cash and valuables from refugees to help pay for their stay in ...

       

Daring human smugglers use social media to lure migrants fleeing Syria

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:29

Turkey's crackdown on smuggling migrants to Greece has sent the traffickers underground.

       

It's apocalypse now-ish (according to this clock)

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:26

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

       

Senate lobs Islamic State war authority back to Obama, seeking fewer limits

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:14

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has offered an authorization on the use of military force.

       

For the Record: 6 days out from Iowa, Democrats have a non-debate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 12:51

The days are dwindling in our primary season advent calendar, which features pieces of chocolate shaped like caucuses and primaries.

       

New Hampshire paper schedules Democratic debate for Feb. 4

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 12:43

Debate takes place five days before the New Hampshire primary.

       

Video shows Iowa kid catching Rubio football pass (with his hands this time)

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 12:34

The spot includes shots of footballs being flung at prominent conservatives.

       

Sanders launches Snapchat campaign in Iowa

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 12:26

Bernie Sanders is attempting to mobilize young Iowa caucus goers with a nine-day ad campaign on Snapchat. 

       

New group launches anti-Trump ads in Iowa

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 12:24

Commercial uses Trump's own words against him, less than a week before the caucuses

       

Marco Rubio's hopes hinge on success over long haul

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 12:18

He may do no better than 3rd in early contests, but Rubio still sees a path to nomination.

       

NYC man posts an igloo on Airbnb, Airbnb says nuh-uh

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 12:06

#IglooandChill