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California attorney general sues Trump administration over border wall construction

September 20, 2017 - 6:10pm

The lawsuit argues that federal officials have not complied with state and federal environmental laws.

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Preet Bharara: President Trump would have asked me to do 'something inappropriate'

September 20, 2017 - 6:05pm

The former Manhattan federal prosecutor said he viewed his interactions with Trump as so unprecedented he considered recording one phone conversation.

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Mueller seeks White House documents on Trump's dismissals of Comey and Flynn

September 20, 2017 - 5:51pm

The White House has been cooperating with the requests, in part to avoid subpoenas for individual testimony.

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Lawyer: Cop in Georgia Tech shooting didn't get extensive crisis training

September 20, 2017 - 5:41pm

Georgia Tech campus police officer who shot a suicidal student Sept. 16 who didn’t receive state-sanctioned crisis training

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Here's hoping Giancarlo Stanton becomes people's home run champ

September 20, 2017 - 5:28pm

Forgot about Bonds, McGwire and Sosa. The Marlins slugger is chasing Roger Maris.

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Powerball winner charged with sexual assault of a minor

September 20, 2017 - 5:09pm

Pedro Quezada of New Jersey won a $338 million Powerball jackpot in 2013. Now he faces up to 20 years in prison for first-degree sexual assault.

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What Toys 'R' Us bankruptcy filing means for parents

September 20, 2017 - 4:50pm

Toys 'R' Us has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection because the company is about $5 billion in debt.

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Laurence Fishburne and Gina Torres split last year and nobody noticed

September 20, 2017 - 4:43pm

The 'Black-ish' actor and 'Suits' actress quietly separated last fall. after 14 years of marriage.

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The Bubble: The left and right saw two dramatically different Trump U.N. speeches

September 20, 2017 - 4:42pm

Here are the bullet points on how conservative and liberal news media outlets responded to the president's United Nations address.

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What it's like to ride out Hurricane Maria, the worst storm to hit Puerto Rico in nearly 100 years

September 20, 2017 - 4:41pm

I covered six previous hurricanes and thought I knew tropical cyclones. But Maria was different: meaner, louder, more punishing.

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What's at stake if U.S. scraps Iran deal? Another North Korea crisis, French president says

September 20, 2017 - 4:40pm

Trump faces an Oct. 15 deadline to tell Congress whether he intends to re-certify the Iran deal or get rid of it.

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U.S. aviation company targeted by Iranian hackers, FireEye says

September 20, 2017 - 4:23pm

The attacks include links that could potentially allow attackers to wipe their target's computer networks clean.

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Police: 1-year-old thrown from vehicle during domestic dispute in Memphis

September 20, 2017 - 3:56pm

Police say the boy is in extremely critical condition.

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Live Stream: Ominous skies above Cabarete, Dominican Republic as Hurricane Maria draws near

September 20, 2017 - 3:40pm

USA TODAY network will provide live coverage of this event

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Psychiatric exam sought for jailed 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli

September 20, 2017 - 3:39pm

The motion for the psychiatric exam was filed in recent days in New York federal court, records for his criminal case there indicate.

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Frustrations boil over in Miami following Hurricane Irma

September 20, 2017 - 3:31pm

Miami residents are frustrated that government and power officials haven't completely restored power even though the city didn't receive a direct hit.

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Fed to remove economy's crutch, shrink $4.5T holdings

September 20, 2017 - 3:30pm

The move could slowly increase borrowing costs for consumers and businesses.

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Former president Obama says latest GOP effort to overhaul Obamacare is 'aggravating'

September 20, 2017 - 3:18pm

Obama's criticisms come as GOP senators work to push through the Obamacare overhaul known as the Graham-Cassidy bill.

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Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg says ads targeting 'Jew haters' failed users, pledges reform

September 20, 2017 - 3:17pm

Facebook said it would tighten enforcement to ensure that content that violates its community standards cannot be used to target ads.

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Slashing refugee admissions would be tragic and irrational

September 20, 2017 - 3:15pm

Refugees need us, help us and aren't security threats. And the U.S. is the only country with a special program to help children alone in the world.

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