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Report: Toddlers have shot 23 people so far this year

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 11:29

In most cases, the children shot themselves.

       

'Force Awakens' gets an emoji makeover

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 11:09

Can't get enough of Star Wars? You're in luck.

       

Target-blasting pastor channels old anger in new way

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 11:05

As a boy, a rage-filled Greg Locke hated his stepdad and resented his dad before a revival turned him toward God.

       

Pure happiness on faces of kids on their adoption day

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 11:02

Foster kids display pure happiness on their adoption day.

       

Why Detroit teachers called out sick

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 10:47

The latest sick-out closed nearly all the schools in Michigan's largest school district.

       

Cruz tells protester: 'Trump is taking advantage of you'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 10:42

Sen. Ted Cruz took a detour from a campaign stop in Marion, Ind., to debate a group of Donald Trump supporters.

       

Obama has no problem with Larry Wilmore's use of racial slur, aide says

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 10:33

The president says he "appreciates the spirit" of the comedian's use of the slur.

       

Whoops! Carly Fiorina falls off stage

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 09:53

She lost her footing after introducing Texas Sen. Ted Cruz at an event in Indiana.

       

3 MTSU students shot at party over weekend

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 09:52

Their conditions were not known Monday morning.

       

Colo. Supreme Court rules against cities' fracking bans

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 09:35

Both Fort Collins and Longmont voters had approved moratoriums on hydraulic fracturing to mine natural gas.

       

LA County Sheriff's top official resigns over racist, sexist emails

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 09:29

The emails focused on Muslims, but also mocked overweight people, Latinos and blacks.

       

Former Shkreli firm responsible for 5,000% drug hike sued

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 09:05

Lawsuit focuses on data for drug on which Turing Pharmaceuticals imposed 5,000% price hike

       

World Press Freedom Day: Japan latest to crack down on reporters

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 09:03

As Tuesday marks World Press Freedom Day, obstacles grow for a free press worldwide.

       

Orthodox Easter spreads "holy fire" around the world

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 20:28

Orthodox Christians celebrated the resurrection with a fire ceremony, cake and processions.

       

Nuclear safety: Every Belgian resident to get iodine ration

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 20:26

Last month's terrorist attacks in Brussels heightened already existing fears of ISIS building and setting off a dirty bomb in Belgium, and n...

       

Port call refusal could signal more trouble in the South China Sea

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 19:33

The move was a response to Defense Secretary Carter’s visit two weeks earlier to the USS John C. Stennis.

       

Malia Obama to take gap year before Harvard

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 19:22

The Obamas will remain in Washington after he leaves office in January 2017 until their younger daughter, Sasha, finishes high school.

       

Cruz says Trump won't get enough delegates to win the Republican nomination

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 19:12

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz predicted Donald Trump will fail to amass the delegates needed to clinch the nomination before th...

       

Poll: Trump has 15-point lead over Cruz in Ind.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 19:05

Republican front-runner Donald Trump holds a 15-point lead over Ted Cruz in Indiana, which holds its primary on Tuesday, according to a new ...

       

Teacher gets felony charge for lying about puppy

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 18:53

(NEWSER) – In a bizarre turn of events, an Illinois community college adjunct professor who claimed to have found a puppy inside a pillowcas...