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Court orders halt to Colorado gay marriages
Boulder County clerk was only one still issuing same-sex marriage licenses.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:44:27 -0400)

Yosemite fire expands, threatens giant redwoods
A fire on the western side of Yosemite National Park expanded to 3,060 acres Tuesday, threatening a grove of giant redwoods and limiting access to the park.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:44:06 -0400)

5 things to know about the McDonnell trial
Impress your friends with these nuggets about the former Virginia governor and his wife.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:41:23 -0400)

Medicare gets cleaner bill of health, but risks ahead
There was no improvement in the Social Security retirement fund.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:36:58 -0400)

Lawyers: Ex-Va. gov's marriage was 'broken'
Greed, financial problems were the motivation, prosecutors say.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:45:18 -0400)

FBI appears likely to move out of D.C.
Maryland senators hope to bring the agency across the border.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:19:36 -0400)

Last survivor of Enola Gay crew dies
Theodore "Dutch" Van Kirk was the navigator aboard the Enola Gay.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:03:06 -0400)

Porch shooting case hinges on a single witness
Police can't find anyone who saw Renisha McBride in the neighborhood where she was shot.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:59:45 -0400)

Witness says she saw Holly Bobo tied up in video
Bobo was abducted in 2011, from outside her home in Darden, Tenn.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:29:07 -0400)

On one NYC runway, high tech meets high fashion
While fashion shows usually wow with trendy styles, a recent expo added a sci-fi twist.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:24:17 -0400)

New study identifies why some deal with stress better
A new study reveals biological mechanism causing stress and offers hope of long-term prevention.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:33:56 -0400)

YouTube celeb pays off parents' mortgage
YouTube celebrity Timothy DeLaGhetto has put a chunk of his income towards a great cause: paying off his parent's mortgage. Naturally, he posted this video to YouTube, showing the moment he delivered the good news.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:51:23 -0400)

Mother of dead Mexican teen sues Border Patrol
Nearly two years after her teenage son was shot to death in Nogales, Mexico, by one or more Border Patrol agents, Araceli Rodriguez is headed to court to find out who killed him.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:46:11 -0400)

Local food: It might not be as 'local' as you think
USA TODAY Network looks at how farmers markets and federal law define local produce.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:35:18 -0400)

9-year-old dies after being hit by plane
Oceana Irizarry and her dad were walking on a Sarasota beach, when a plane crashed into them, killing her father. Now her family says the 9-year-old has "joined her daddy in heaven."         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:28:21 -0400)

$1M bail set in bizarre N.H. kidnapping case
N.H. teen walked back into her home 9 months after disappearing on the way home from school.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:20:49 -0400)

County official says he knew nothing of vicious dogs
A Michigan prosecutor says he wasn't told of prior attacks by dogs that killed a jogger.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:14:59 -0400)

Oops! Dad delivers baby into toilet
Davis and his wife Lillie had gone to the doctor earlier in the day on Friday but were sent home.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:13:50 -0400)

Court rules in favor of Miss. abortion clinic
A 2012 law threatened to close the state's only abortion clinic.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:10:43 -0400)

Folks on social media ask: Where is mysterious woman in black?
She's been spotted in Georgia, Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio and Virginia, according to the Facebook page.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:34:41 -0400)

The day in pictures
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:18:03 -0400)

Seattle wants drone rules after Space Needle buzzing
Seattle officials are looking for new ways to push for drone regulation to be enforced by the Federal Aviation Administration after a small drone buzzed the Space Needle last week.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:38:25 -0400)

Reams of Warren G. Harding's steamy love letters now online
The Library of Congress on Tuesday posted online hundreds of pages of correspondence between the nation's 29th president, Warren G. Harding, and his longtime mistress, Carrie Fulton Phillips.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:34:22 -0400)

VA manipulated vets' appointment data, audit finds
Internal VA documents show the depth of fraudulent scheduling, manipulation of data and in some cases, intimidation of staff, to hide delays in medical care to veterans in in the 6-million patient national system, according to documents provided to USA TODAY.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:31:40 -0400)

Look: Slithering assailant steals hair
A Houston store was robbed of several wigs Monday. Some of which were going to cancer patients.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:09:45 -0400)

Parents charged in death of toddler with burn wounds
The parents face negligent manslaughter charges after son scalded himself with hot water.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:44:21 -0400)

You think you can dance? Check out these kids
The Robbie Foundation offers dance classes for children living with disabilities.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:14:33 -0400)

Gov. Rick Perry sending National Guard troops to border
Some Texas border towns are not happy with Governor Rick Perry's decision to send National Guard troops their way.         
(Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:14:25 -0400)

Wildfires burn across the West
(Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:18:09 -0400)

Chincoteague pony roundup
(Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:00:57 -0400)

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