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  1. Judge sends case of disabled teen's death to grand jury, tells court, 'They let him rot'

    02.22 / 03:34 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    Mother, grandparents won't be allowed out of jail to attend Joey Bishop's…
  2. Museum's civil-rights exhibits tell stories of courage, perseverance

    02.22 / 03:34 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    The history of African Americans shows meaningful change can happen, visitors…
  3. One million visitors: Smithsonian's new black history museum hits milestone

    02.22 / 03:34 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    Excited crowds have waited centuries for this museum and they want to savor every…
  4. A jail where women go willingly to break heroin's grip

    02.22 / 02:24 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    The Recovery Unit of the Campbell County, Ky., jail was specifically planned as a treatment wing, which for now is solely for…
  5. Activists drape 'Refugees Welcome' banner on Statue of Liberty

    02.22 / 02:24 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    The National Park Service quickly removed the sign, but not before images spread on social…
  6. Newly discovered novel shows Walt Whitman finding way to 'Leaves of Grass'

    02.22 / 01:15 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    Scholar's search for the name “Jack Engle” in old newspapers led to “white hot” discove…
  7. Why you need to see the Emmett Till exhibit at the Smithsonian

    02.22 / 00:10 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    Museum re-creates the tragedy of his lynching without making his death a…
  8. Brightest, farthest pulsar in the universe discovered

    02.21 / 21:39 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    Astronomers discovered a pulsar — the spinning remains of a once-massive star — that's 1,000 times brighter than previously thought possi…
  9. GoFundMe has tips for students who want to crowdfund their college costs

    02.21 / 21:39 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    GoFundMe users have raised $60 million for college costs alone since…
  10. Texas hunters charged in shooting they blamed on undocumented immigrants

    02.21 / 20:30 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    Border Patrol agents reportedly found no trace of illegal immigrants in the…
  11. 5 ways Trump will increase deportations

    02.21 / 20:30 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    Trump is quickly changing the deportation system, but still needs help from…
  12. 10-year-old girl asks police for homework help

    02.21 / 18:07 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    Lt. B.J. Gruber won't forget the phrase, "Please excuse my dear Aunt…
  13. Immigration 101: The legal paths to entering the U.S.

    02.21 / 18:07 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    The battle over President Trump’s crackdown on immigration c…
  14. Who is Milo Yiannopoulos, anyway?

    02.21 / 18:07 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    Milo Yiannopoulos has called himself "the supervillain of the…
  15. Supreme Court divided over U.S.-Mexico border shooting

    02.21 / 18:07 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    The justices appeared split over a Border Patrol agent's killing of a Mexican…
  16. Homeland Security unveils sweeping plan to deport undocumented immigrants

    02.21 / 15:41 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    10,000 new agents to be hired and southern wall to be…
  17. Kalamazoo remembers mass shooting that killed 6

    02.21 / 13:33 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    Six people were killed and two injured during shooting Feb. 20,…
  18. Vandals wreck headstones at historic Jewish cemetery in St. Louis

    02.21 / 12:27 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    Vandalism comes the same day as bomb threats at Jewish community…
  19. Doctor convicted of botched surgery gets life sentence

    02.21 / 08:05 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    Dallas doctor first surgeon known to be sentenced to prison for a botched…
  20. Iowa families shun classroom for virtual school

    02.21 / 04:59 usatoday.com USAToday-US
    Mom loads up kids -- and their schooling -- and heads for the open…