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usa Republican Candidates Vie for Center Stage

Republican presidential candidates, in an 11th-hour scramble to get onto the main stage of this coming weeks debate in Cleveland, are resorting to attention-grabbing ploys and creating a frantic start to the 2016 campaign.

19 minutes ago // ABC

usa Judge Gives Lender 60 Days to Buy Former Presidential Yacht

Judge gives lender 60 days to exercise purchase option for former presidential yacht Sequoia

21 minutes ago // CBS

usa Police: Woman poisoned son, staged car fire as cover-up

Investigators say autopsy showed boy, 5, died of antihistamine overdose and ruled the death a homicide

22 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

usa Fetal Tissue's Use in Research Back in Spotlight

Controversy over Planned Parenthood has drawn new attention to the use of fetal tissue for medical research, a decades-old practice that remains common in some fields even as alternatives are explored.

24 minutes ago // ABC

usa Judge Blocks More Video Releases by Anti-Abortion Group Behind Planned Parenthood Recordings

Judge blocks more video releases by anti-abortion group behind Planned Parenthood recordings

28 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

usa Crumbling Roads Put a Dent in Drivers' Wallets

Deteriorating state of the nations highways are adding to auto maintenance costs across the country.

30 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

usa Zimbabwe Seeks Extradition of U.S. Hunter Who Killed Cecil the Lion

Zimbabwes government said it would ask U.S. authorities to extradite the American dentist who killed the countrys most famous lion, saying Walter James Palmer needs to stand trial for violations of national hunting laws.

31 minutes ago // ABC

usa From Drinking, Drugs Scandal to Cyber Security Savior?

Sen. questions giving OPM contract to firm once subject of ABC investigation.

33 minutes ago // Reuters

usa Injured nurses file lawsuit over Colorado helicopter crash

DENVER Reuters - Two Colorado flight nurses critically injured in the fiery crash of a medical transport helicopter that killed the pilot earlier this month sued the aircraft's manufacturer and operator on Friday, court records showed.

36 minutes ago // Reuters

usa Ohio shooting stokes debate over U.S. campus police forces

NEW YORK Reuters - For all that was shocking about a university police officer shooting a man at point blank range during a routine traffic stop near the University of Cincinnati campus this month, one thing was not.

38 minutes ago // ABC

usa Some Alaska Natives Allowed Visa-Free Travel to Russian Area

Some Alaska Natives no longer need visa to visit Russian region; Bering Strait splits families

39 minutes ago // ABC

usa Close Call: Delta Pilot Spots Drone Just Before Landing

The plane did not take evasive action, the FAA says.

40 minutes ago // CBS

usa Survey: Transgender inmates more likely to be victims of sexual assault

"I was laughed at, ridiculed, and even the butt of many officer's jokes," said one transgender inmate

42 minutes ago // Mercury News

usa Ambulance providers Rural/Metro, AMR propose merger

Two months after Santa Clara County officials gave the go-ahead to $7 million in relief for financially struggling ambulance company Rural/Metro, the company on Thursday announced it is seeking to merge with Envision Healthcare, a subsidiary of American Medical Response, Rural's longtime rival.

46 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

usa Obama's Iran nuclear deal initiative is entering a danger zone

President Obama's determination to persuade the public and Congress to support a historic nuclear agreement with Iran may soon run headlong against a proven political adversary: August.

47 minutes ago // USA Today

usa Heat, drought cook fish alive in Pacific Northwest

High temperatures coupled with the low water levels can be lethal to fish.

48 minutes ago // ABC

usa Higher Wages a Surprising Success for Seattle Restaurant

Seattle restaurant succeeds with $15 minimum wage, but broader effects of pay law uncertain

51 minutes ago // ABC

usa Judge Approves Place for Mel Reynolds to Stay While on Bond

Judge approves place for former US Rep. Mel Reynolds to stay while out on bond

52 minutes ago // Fox News

usa Judge approves place for former US Rep. Mel Reynolds to stay while out on bond

A federal judge has approved a long-term residence for former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds to stay while free on bond on tax charges.

53 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

usa More Hillary Clinton Emails Released

Thousands of pages of Hillary Clintons emails from her time as secretary of state were released Friday, in what is the third major release of the Democratic front-runners email records.

53 minutes ago // ABC

usa Sailboat With Dead Person Aboard Washes Ashore Near Park

Sailboat with dead person aboard washes ashore near public park in northeastern Massachusetts

57 minutes ago // USA Today

usa Lawmakers, civil rights groups mark anniversary of voting rights law

The NAACP is planning an "America's Journey for Justice" march from Alabama to Washington

58 minutes ago // New York Times

usa Dylann Roof, Suspect in Charleston Killings, Indicates Desire to Plead Guilty

Mr. Roofs lawyer said he wanted to know whether the death penalty would be sought before advising his client how to plead.

59 minutes ago // CBS

usa Texas mom accused of nearly beating toddler to death

The San Antonio woman reportedly admitted to slapping the 2-year-old in the face and throwing her into a crib so hard that she hit her head

1 hour ago // ABC

usa Doctor Who Was Father of in Vitro Fertilization in US Dies

Dr. Howard Jones, father of in vitro fertilization in US, dies at age 104

1 hour ago // USA Today

usa Clinton income doubled since 2010, tax docs show

She sought to highlight her family's charitable giving and tax rate rather than overall income.

1 hour ago // ABC

usa Man Accused of Shooting Family Appears in Montana Court

Man accused in Montana family's roadside shooting appears in Montana court

1 hour ago // Fox News

usa Verizon strike possible as contract deadline looms

Verizon workers in nine states could walk off the job as soon as early Sunday if union negotiators don't reach an agreement over benefits with the wireless carrier.

1 hour ago // MSNBC

usa Today in Pictures: A Moon Ride and a Mountain Cow

A Moon ride, fiery protests, a mountain cow and more.

1 hour ago // ABC

usa Newborn Girl Found Alive in Dumpster in Kentucky; 1 Charged

Newborn girl found alive in dumpster in Kentucky, witness credited with saving child's life

1 hour ago // Fox News

usa Brothers charged with 5 counts of murder in stabbing deaths

First-degree murder charges were formally filed Friday against two Oklahoma brothers accused in the stabbing deaths of their parents and three siblings.

1 hour ago // Wall Street Journal

usa Marines Say Costly F-35 Jet Fighter Is Finally Ready

The U.S. Marine Corps said Lockheeds F-35 Joint Strike Fighter is finally ready for combat, a milestone for the worlds most expensive weapons program.

1 hour ago // USA Today

usa Woman petitioning to make catcalling illegal

Nearly every woman experiences catcalling or street harassment, but one Austin woman is determined to put a stop to it. Anna Aldridge is on the mission to make cat calling a ticket-able or fine-able offense.

1 hour ago // Fox News

usa Newborn girl found alive in dumpster in Kentucky, witness credited with saving child's life

Authorities in western Kentucky say a newborn baby girl has been found alive in a dumpster and a teenager has been charged with attempted murder.

1 hour ago // USA Today

usa Analysis: Challenges of Extraditing US Hunter

Zimbabwe will seek the extradition of an American dentist who killed a lion that was lured out of a national park and caused international outrage, a Cabinet minister said Friday. July 31

1 hour ago // USA Today

usa Poll: Rand Paul runs almost even with Clinton in Kentucky

Paul won the backing of 44% of those surveyed with 42% supporting Clinton.