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Weather woes will subside for rest of holiday weekend
Temperatures will be cooler and drier for much of the USA this weekend.         
(Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:13:21 -0500)

New book highlights USA TODAY work, pervasive corruption
New book shows the pervasive unaccountability in government, economy         
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:30:37 -0500)

Slain Austin shooter likely had anti-government motive
Police chief says attack on police HQ, Mexican consulate suggests link to immigration issue.         
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:23:26 -0500)

Photos: Adorable dogs prance and pose at the National Dog Show
Nathan, a 4-year-old bloodhound with droopy ears and a lovably floppy face, won big at the 2014 National Dog Show.         
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:22:35 -0500)

Space is bigger than sales with NASA's #BlackHoleFriday
Why fight the crowds on Black Friday when you could learn all about black holes?         
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 10:40:55 -0500)

A Thanksgiving tradition for the dogs
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 10:27:22 -0500)

Shoppers scramble for deals on Black Friday
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 10:06:04 -0500)

Check your county: Arrest rates by race
Blacks are far more likely to be arrested than people of other races, and in some places, dramatically so.         
(Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:26:11 -0500)

Ferguson library stays open, gets outpouring of donations
"When things seem bleakest, heroes rise. Sometimes they are book nerds. Donate to Ferguson Library."         
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:38:52 -0500)

College student with severe peanut butter allergy dies
Man was hospitalized Nov. 18 after coming in contact with peanut butter at friend's house.         
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:13:27 -0500)

It's raining naked men: 5 craziest crimes of the week
A nude man falling through an airport ceiling is among weirdest crime stories of the week.         
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:08:45 -0500)

Father's texts never read by son killed in crash
Two teens were killed and two were seriously injured in the accident.         
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 06:50:45 -0500)

Son never read dad's texts after deadly crash
John Leonard's father sent him text messages after seeing a bad wreck less than a mile from his house -- not knowing his son was killed in the Nov. 24, 2014, crash.         
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 06:40:32 -0500)

Protesters at Ferguson-area Target call for boycott
Protesters near Ferguson, Mo. chant inside and outside big box stores.         
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 06:55:44 -0500)

Americans need to prep for more extreme, wet weather
Emergency planning ought to be more like Black Friday.         
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 06:04:58 -0500)

November Political Cartoons from Gannett Cartoonists
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 01:49:03 -0500)

Two boys buried by snowplow rescued from snowbank
A snow-plow operator had inadvertently buried the boys.         
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:41:28 -0500)

'Mimi' coin mystery benefits Salvation Army
The Salvation Army in Fort Myers has received a valuable gold coin for nine years.         
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:06:48 -0500)

Too little sleep poses long-term health risks
Poor sleep has been linked to heart disease, diabetes, obesity and depression.         
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:02:29 -0500)

Justice Ginsburg released after heart procedure
The 81-year-old jurist was sent home and was expected to be at work when the court hears its next round of oral arguments on Monday.         
(Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:33:20 -0500)

Iowa woman's gratitude is a gift she gave others
Transplant recipient Emily Markert made every day Thanksgiving.         
(Thu, 27 Nov 2014 20:32:31 -0500)

Ky. doctor gathers medical aid for Syrian refugees
Organizations packed up a shipping containers with $190K worth of medical supplies.         
(Thu, 27 Nov 2014 19:25:07 -0500)

Family hears son's heart beat in another man's chest
A family reconnects with the heartbeat of their son who in his death gave the gift of life.         
(Thu, 27 Nov 2014 19:06:55 -0500)

Thanksgiving shoppers trade turkey for bargains
Thanksgiving shoppers trade turkey for bargains         
(Thu, 27 Nov 2014 18:56:20 -0500)

Rescuers free dolphin tangled in fishing gear
The 5-foot dolphin calf had fishing gear wrapped around its dorsal fin.         
(Thu, 27 Nov 2014 18:30:03 -0500)

Inmate says saving man's life saved his own
The incident in September brought together two addicts hoping for a change.         
(Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:48:09 -0500)

2 men plotted to bomb St. Louis Arch, sources say
The two men were arrested last week.         
(Thu, 27 Nov 2014 16:43:34 -0500)

Hot or not? Starbucks delivery won't be easy, say experts
Starbucks will offer a delivery option on its mobile app in select areas next year.         
(Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:45:49 -0400)

The day in pictures
(Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:28:27 -0500)

Fall foliage around Acadia National Park
(Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:33:18 -0400)

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