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Woman raises $240K to help homeless man who rescued her
Kate McClure didn’t expect to run out of gas driving to Philadelphia last month. And she didn’t expect her misfortune would change a man's life.
11/23/2017 08:11 PM
Study: Women with little or no college face greater sexual assault risk
Women who don't go to college have a greater risk of some sort of forced sex than those who went to college for four or more years, a new study says.
11/23/2017 05:35 AM
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade under tight security
2017 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will unfold early Thursday along what will likely be the most closely watched 2.6 miles of pavement ever.
11/22/2017 11:10 PM
T-38 pilot killed in Texas crash identified
Air Force Capt. Paul J. "Stuck" Barbour was known for his adventurous spirit.
11/23/2017 07:06 PM
Three high school football players rape 14-year-old girl at gunpoint outside Pa. fair, police say
One of the boys allegedly put a gun to the victim's head and told her to get on her knees.
11/23/2017 08:01 PM
Video: Dealer hands drugs to line of customers ‘like McDonald's’
The five transactions in the video, shot on Michael Chandler's own cellphone, happen in daylight.
11/22/2017 09:14 PM
Sen. Al Franken says he 'crossed a line' but vows to regain trust of Minnesotans
Aides reportedly says senator has no plans to resign over sexual allegations.
11/24/2017 01:02 AM
Once-stabbed police K-9 tracks down distraught woman
Florida woman's worried relatives reported that she had gone missing and was likely going to hurt herself.
11/24/2017 01:17 AM
Meet Busker A Robot With Flair for Painting
Busker the robot is able to paint using watercolors. Developed in 2015, Busker has already tested its paintbrushes on hundreds of canvases. The idea is to create a combination of human and robotic art - with style signatures from both parties. (Nov. 23)
11/23/2017 11:52 PM
Explosion Heard During Search for Argentina Sub
Argentina's navy announced on Thursday that a sound detected during the search for a missing submarine apparently came from an explosion. (Nov 23)
11/23/2017 11:32 PM
The Wall: Explore 2,000 miles between U.S., Mexico
An examination of the 2,000-mile U.S.-Mexico border reveals the consequences of President Trump's border wall plan.
09/20/2017 02:12 PM
S.D. lawmaker drowns trying to save brother-in-law in South Pacific
South Dakota state Rep. Craig Tieszen drowned Wednesday while trying to save a relative whose kayak capsized off an island in the South Pacific.
11/24/2017 01:19 AM
Explosion Heard During Search for Argentina Sub
Argentina's navy announced on Thursday that a sound detected during the search for a missing submarine apparently came from an explosion. (Nov 23)
11/23/2017 11:07 PM
AP Top Stories
Here's the latest for Thursday, November 23rd: Trump visits Coast Guard Station in Florida; Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade runs with ramped up security; Myanmar agreement is signed to allow the return of refugees; Mother bear and cubs caught on camera at mall.
11/23/2017 10:57 PM
Woman accused of mailing explosives to Texas Governor Greg Abbot, President Obama
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott opened the package, but it failed to explode.
11/23/2017 10:17 PM
Florida nursing home deaths after Hurricane Irma ruled as homicides
The Hollywood Police Department said 12 patients at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills were killed by "environmental heat exposure." Video provided by Newsy
11/23/2017 09:47 PM
Wrongly convicted man gets $15 million after nearly 20 years in prison
A federal jury has awarded $15 million to a wrongfully convicted man in his lawsuit against the Baltimore Police Department and two detectives
11/23/2017 09:45 PM
Eager shoppers camp out, prepare for Black Friday
As many Americans sit down to celebrate Thanksgiving, many others sit in lines outside retailers, anxiously awaiting Black Friday. Nathan Frandino reports. Video provided by Reuters
11/23/2017 09:43 PM
Slain detective was to testify in police corruption probe next day
Baltimore’s police commissioner says a detective killed last week was slain a day before he was set to testify in a corruption probe into activities of indicted police officers.
11/23/2017 09:32 PM
Earliest Black Friday Shoppers Await Deals
Some of the earliest Black Friday shoppers braved cold weather and stood alone in Massachusetts as they awaited doorbuster deals. The Bay State is one of only three states prohibiting stores from opening Thanksgiving evening. (Nov. 23)
11/23/2017 09:22 PM
'Planes, Trains and ...' a pizza parlor?
Actor John Candy took over a small-town pizza parlor during filming of the Thanksgiving classic movie "Planes, Trains and Automobiles."
11/23/2017 09:01 PM
Explosion Heard During Search for Argentina Sub
Argentina's navy announced on Thursday that a sound detected during the search for a missing submarine apparently came from an explosion. (Nov 23)
11/23/2017 08:57 PM
MS-13 gang member arrested in Maryland murder
A 19-year-old MS-13 gang member was arrested in connection with a fatal stabbing victim.
11/23/2017 08:54 PM
5 ways to #OptOutside and 2 major reasons you should
For the third year running, people are being encouraged to #OptOutside and spend time in nature rather than in Black Friday shopping crowds.
11/23/2017 08:04 PM
Trump Praises Coast Guard on Thanksgiving Visit
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump visited a Coast Guard station in Riviera Beach, Florida, where they passed out food. Trump praised the Coast Guard for its work in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Texas. (Nov. 23)
11/23/2017 07:57 PM
Military Dress Rehearsal for New Zimbabwe Leader
Members of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces rehearsed for Friday's inauguration parade in the capital of Harare. Zimbabwe is preparing to swear in Emmerson Mnangagwa after 37 years of President Robert Mugabe's rule. (Nov. 23)
11/23/2017 07:48 PM
Over 1 Million Lights Transform Royal UK Garden
A magical illuminated Christmas trail has opened in London. The Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew are set to sparkle with over a million twinkling lights over the festive season – transforming the site into a glittering after-dark landscape. (Nov. 23)
11/23/2017 07:27 PM
Macy's Puts On 91st Thanksgiving Day Parade
The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade marched, rolled and soared in traditional style Thursday as police went all-out to secure it in a year marked by attacks on outdoor gathering spots. (Nov. 23)
11/23/2017 07:12 PM
November political cartoons from the USA TODAY Network
11/01/2017 12:51 PM
Residents struggle at Hurricane Harvey's ground zero
10/18/2017 12:44 PM
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10/15/2017 07:09 PM
Las Vegas shooting leaves more than 50 dead at Mandalay Bay
10/02/2017 10:36 AM