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Trump's welcome committee: A gush of protesters
The main event is the Women’s March on Washington, which will draw at least 200,000 individuals.         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:51:21 -0500)

2 Counties 2 Views: Voters Split on Trump
Two Pa. counties, one struggling and one wealthy, view Trump's impending presidency in sharply different ways. The counties switched their party allegiances in the last election. Now, they' looking for different things from the president-elect. (Jan. 17)         
(Tue, 17 Jan 2017 01:28:31 -0500)

In Reagan Country, Trump Inspires Mixed Feelings
Voters in Orange County, California have not chosen the Democratic presidential candidate in an election since Franklin Roosevelt, but they did in November. Now, voters express their hopes and dreams for the coming years. (Jan. 17)         
(Tue, 17 Jan 2017 01:23:39 -0500)

Shooting erupts at MLK park in Miami
Several were injured in a shooting Monday afternoon at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park in Miami, police said.         
(Tue, 17 Jan 2017 01:18:25 -0500)

Cowboy's thumb pops off while roping at stock show
The Wyoming resident's thumb was reattached in a 4-hour surgery at a Denver hospital.         
(Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:32:18 -0500)

Nation honors legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:23:47 -0500)

Today in History for January 17th
Highlights of Today in History: Benjamin Franklin born; Soviet and Polish forces liberate Warsaw; Eisenhower farewell address; Japan earthquake; Al Capone is born;Muhammad Ali born.         
(Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:13:28 -0500)

Gene Cernan, last man to walk on moon, dies
Retired astronaut Eugene "Gene" Cernan died Monday at age 82.         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 23:32:08 -0500)

Gene Cernan, Last Man to Walk on the Moon, Dies
Former astronaut Gene Cernan died at the age of 82. Cernan became the last man to walk on the moon while serving as commander of NASA's Apollo 17 mission. (Jan. 16)         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 22:18:34 -0500)

Man's body found in Maserati in icy pond
He apparently was a young salesman at the car dealer that owned the vehicle.         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 22:00:30 -0500)

Biloxi, slammed for marking 'Great Americans Day,' votes for change to MLK Day
Twitterati made City Hall officials realize that they hadn't changed their ordinance in 30+ years.         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 20:21:02 -0500)

Obama to end 'wet foot, dry foot' policy for Cubans
President Obama is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S. soil to stay and become a legal resident.         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 20:15:03 -0500)

Trump inauguration singer just wants Americans to unite
Tim Rushlow, a country music singer tapped to perform at President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration ceremony, says he only wants to unite Americans with his performance and that he’s not worried about critics. (Jan. 16)         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 20:13:33 -0500)

8 injured in shooting at Miami's MLK Park
Miami-Dade police say eight people including five children were injured in a shooting at MLK park Monday following the city's annual MLK Day parade. (Jan. 16)         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:55:49 -0500)

Obamas donate Malia and Sasha's playground to homeless shelter
The Obamas made a very special donation to a Washington homeless shelter: Malia and Sasha's wooden play set.         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:45:57 -0500)

FBI arrests wife of Orlando nightclub shooter Omar Mateen
The  wife of Omar Mateen, the man who killed 49 people in a shooting rampage at an Orlando nightclub last June, was arrested Monday         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:06:36 -0500)

On MLK Day: Sharpton sends message to Trump
The Rev. Al Sharpton was joined by elected officials, civil rights leaders and advocates in praising Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and sending a message to President-elect Donald Trump. (Jan. 16)         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:11:44 -0500)

Parents of 'Slenderman' stabber speak out for first time
The parents of one of two teenage girls who allegedly attempted to murder their best friend in 2014 have spoken out for the first time since the incident. Amanda Kabbabe (@kabbaber) reports.         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:00:39 -0500)

Deadly ice storm, tornadoes lash central U.S.
The storm killed at least six people across the central U.S. over the weekend.         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:29:33 -0500)

Circus shutdown: 'This is not a win for anyone'
For activists it's about the animals, but the operators of the soon-to-be-defunct Greatest Show on Earth says it's also about the people.         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:00:48 -0500)

Rep. Lewis tells youth to "Stand up. Speak Up."
Georgia Congressman John Lewis spoke at a Martin Luther King Jr. Day event in Florida, just days after making comments against President-elect Donald Trump where he questioned the legitimacy of Trump's presidency. (Jan. 16)         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:50:20 -0500)

Orlando nightclub shooting: Who is Noor Salman?
The  wife of Omar Mateen, the man who killed 49 people in a shooting rampage at an Orlando nightclub last June, was arrested Monday.         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:19:16 -0500)

Wife of Orlando nightclub shooter arrested in San Francisco
According to several reports, she was taken into custody by FBI agents in the San Francisco area Monday morning. Video provided by Newsy         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:16:18 -0500)

MLK III talks voting rights with Donald Trump
President-elect Donald Trump met with Martin Luther King III, the son of civil rights champion Martin Luther King Jr. at Trump Tower on Monday. (Jan. 16)         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:58:28 -0500)

AP Top Stories Jan. 16 P
Here are the top stories for Monday, January 16th: MLK Day marked across the US; Deadly Mexican nightclub shooting; IMF boosts economic outlook; Obama hosts Chicago cubs in last White House visit.         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:48:27 -0500)

Lawmaker doesn't want food-stamp families buying ice cream
If state Representative Sheila Butt gets her way, a newly proposed bill would ban families using the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program from buying unhealthy groceries like ice cream. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:08:38 -0500)

Sorry, Chicago. Nashville was the USA's windiest city in 2016
The windiest city in the U.S. in 2016 was Nashville, according to a yearly analysis of weather data from CoreLogic, a research and consulting firm.         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:45:49 -0500)

Yoga class is the cat's meow
A Minnesota yoga studio partnered with an animal adoption organization to bring kittens to class for a good cause.         
(Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:09:07 -0500)

January political cartoons from the USA TODAY Network
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The day in pictures
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Weird and wacky Guinness World Record holders
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Burning Man in photos, from the fabulous to the far-out
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Remembering 9/11: 15 years later
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