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'Making a Murderer' - Updates on Steven Avery, the case, more

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 10:57

Steven Avery was framed, right? That’s the certainty of millions who have watched the hit Netflix documentary series "Making a Murderer."

       

11 million watched Republican debate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 10:56

It beat nearly every show on television Thursday.

       

Petraeus calls for more air strikes in Afghanistan

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 10:50

The retired Army general thinks U.S. 'should take the gloves off of those' there.

       

Five things to know about the Zika virus

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 10:45

Five things to know about Zika virus

       

These are the top 10 colleges in California

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 10:30

These aren't your run-of-the-mill rankings.

       

Al-Shabab: Dozens of Kenyan peacekeepers killed

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 10:16

MOGADISHU, Somalia - Heavily armed fighters from the Islamic extremist group al-Shabab attacked a base for African Union peacekeepers in sou...

       

Spacewalk aborted after water leaks into astronaut’s helmet

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 09:40

Two spacewalking astronauts — including Britain’s first — successfully restored full power to the International Space Station on Friday.

       

Hillary Clinton defends Donald Trump

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 09:26

She says he's right 'just this once' about New York.

       

Iowans on debate: Trump vs. Cruz, scramble for the rest

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 09:02

Iowa Republicans felt like they were watching two debates: Cruz vs. Trump, and a scramble for runner-up.

       

Six takeaways from the South Carolina Republican debate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/15/2016 - 09:01

The Republican presidential field met once again for their next-to-last debate before the opening Iowa caucuses on Feb. 1.

       

Ithaca College president to resign

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/14/2016 - 20:53

The embattled president will step down from his position effective July 1, 2017.

       

NBC invites Martin O'Malley to debate Clinton, Sanders

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/14/2016 - 20:51

All three Democrats will be on the stage Sunday

       

Mayor charged after being chased by sheriff

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/14/2016 - 20:33

Portsmouth, Va., sheriff files felony eluding charge against mayor after confrontation.

       

Mayor charged after being chased by sheriff

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/14/2016 - 20:33

Portsmouth, Va., sheriff files felony eluding charge against mayor after confrontation.

       

Donald Trump pegs Obama as the new Jimmy Carter

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/14/2016 - 20:31

"We are back in the age of Jimmy Carter," Trump told one crowd.

       

Guantanamo detainee total drops below 100

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/14/2016 - 20:29

The Department of Defense said the detainees were sent to Oman.

       

Transfer of 10 detainees brings Guantanamo Bay population under 100

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/14/2016 - 20:15

The Pentagon announced Thursday that it had transferred 10 detainees at Guantanamo Bay to the Arabian nation of Oman.

       

President to propose incentive to lure more states to expand Medicaid

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/14/2016 - 20:07

President plans to propose extending how long feds will pick up Medicaid expansion tab.

       

President to propose incentive to lure more states to expand Medicaid

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/14/2016 - 20:07

President plans to propose extending how long feds will pick up Medicaid expansion tab.

       

Spot where Salem 'witches' were hanged identified

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/14/2016 - 19:56

It took scholars five years to do the research.