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Watch: Chris Christie rocks out at Springsteen concert

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 19:05

It's no secret that Bruce Springsteen is New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's favorite musician.

       

Storms move east after lashing central U.S., killing 1

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 19:04

Scattered storms with strong winds and hail are forecast Wednesday in parts of the Midwest and South, a day after the storm system lashed th...

       

'Paralyzed bride' opens up about pool incident

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 18:54

In 2010, a best friend pushed Rachelle Chapman in a pool at her bachelorette party.

       

Sesame Workshop, IBM partner to use Watson for preschoolers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 18:53

You’ve heard of Tickle-Me Elmo.

       

Trump: ‘If we win Indiana, it’s over’

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 18:45

A triumphant Donald Trump returned Wednesday to Indiana, where he hopes to deal potentially fatal blow to Ted Cruz in the state’s critical s...

       

Firefighter once again saves another man's life on plane

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 18:44

The Naples, Fla., firefighter was traveling from Puerto Rico when he was alerted to man in distress.

       

Cosmetic trend for teen girls: Labia surgery

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 18:42

Are yoga pants to blame?

       

Reports: Cruz to announce Fiorina as running mate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 18:24

Texas senator's announcement follows a series of losses in Tuesday's primaries.

       

Fire halts commuter rail service in Pittsburgh

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 18:17

An electrical fire along the tracks forces a shutdown of commuter rail service.

       

After 21 years, wife finds husband is a molester

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 18:10

The marriage, she said, "went from good to 'what the hell just happened?"

       

Rescue dog dies after saving Ecuador quake victims

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 17:57

A rescue dog that helped save people after an earthquake in Ecuador died from heat stroke last week. Dayko worked alongside search and rescu...

       

Judge sentences 'serial child molester' Hastert to 15 months

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 17:57

Prosecutors got Hastert on bank fraud, but allegations of sex abuse loomed large.

       

Ticket brokers to pay $2.7M in settlements

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 17:54

Firms illegally used bots to vacuum up and resell tickets to shows by Beyonce, One Direction and others

       

Note left at double homicide: 'Sorry, my first kill was clumsy'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 17:49

Messages were found scrawled on the floor and walls in black marker.

       

Mistaken ID victim: ‘My family had a funeral for me’

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 17:33

For five agonizing weeks, college freshman Whitney Cerak lay in a hospital bed, gravely injured, unable to speak. Loved ones at her side pra...

       

Trump calls American foreign policy under Obama 'total disaster'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 17:14

New York businessman follows up Tuesday primary wins with policy address.

       

5 educators charged in connection with Texas school cheating scandal

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 17:10

The FBI has been investigating allegations that test scores, attendance were manipulated.

       

SpaceX sets sights on Mars mission by 2018

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 16:42

SpaceX on Wednesday said it could launch an unmanned mission to Mars as soon as 2018, furthering development of systems that could help colo...

       

Sanders to supporters: ‘Think big’ despite prospects

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 16:24

Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders didn't have trouble drawing a crowd at his town hall Wednesday at Purdue University, but he does face a ...

       

Jury convicts ex-Okla. volunteer deputy in suspect's death

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 16:12

The volunteer sheriff's deputy said he mistook his handgun for his stun gun.