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They fought at D-Day, now they're fighting rust: Veterans struggle to save World War II ships
The Navy allowed groups around the country to take World War II ships, but scant attention was given to the multimillion-dollar maintenance costs.        
(Thu, 6 Jun 2019 08:21:24 -0400)

California court deems marijuana possession in prison legal, but inmates can't smoke
Prisoners can legally possess less than an ounce of marijuana while serving their sentence.        
(Sun, 16 Jun 2019 15:49:42 -0400)

Blackout affects tens of millions in South America
A massive blackout left tens of millions of people without electricity in Argentina and Uruguay on Sunday after an unexplained failure in the neighboring countries' interconnected power grid. (June 16)        
(Sun, 16 Jun 2019 15:35:44 -0400)

Swimmer who went missing during seven-day, 120-mile Hudson River race confirmed dead
Charles van der Horst, a 67-year-old from North Carolina, was last seen going under water during New York Open Water’s 8 Bridges Open Water Swim.        
(Sun, 16 Jun 2019 15:16:17 -0400)

We found 85,000 cops who’ve been investigated for misconduct. Now you can read their records.
USA TODAY is leading a national effort to obtain and publish disciplinary and misconduct records for thousands of police officers.        
(Thu, 23 May 2019 07:33:14 -0400)

More than 260 dolphins found stranded along the Gulf Coast since February. Scientists aren't sure why.
More than 260 bottle nose dolphins have been founded stranded along the Northern Gulf of Mexico since Feb. 1, 2019.        
(Sun, 16 Jun 2019 15:00:21 -0400)

Boeing CEO calls handling of 737 Max crashes a 'mistake,' vows improvements
Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg calls his company's handling of two software-related crashes of the 737 Max aircraft a 'mistake.'        
(Sun, 16 Jun 2019 15:34:56 -0400)

OJ on Twitter: 'I got a little gettin' even to do'
O.J. Simpson launched a Twitter account with a video post in which the former football star said he's got a "little gettin' even to do." (June 16)        
(Sun, 16 Jun 2019 13:15:48 -0400)

Four people found dead inside Iowa home suffered gunshot wounds, police say
Authorities are investigating the deaths of four individuals found Saturday in a West Des Moines home. All four suffered gunshot wounds, police said.        
(Sun, 16 Jun 2019 15:12:14 -0400)

New Jersey woman admits role in smuggling $2 million in airplane parts to Iran
A Morristown woman pleaded guilty to conspiring with an Iranian national to smuggle airplane components worth an estimated $2 million to Iran.        
(Sun, 16 Jun 2019 12:12:44 -0400)

A woman had a stroke next to one of Wisconsin's best hospitals. But her ambulance was turned away - and she died
Tiffany Tate collapsed next to a hospital closed to ambulances. This little-known "ambulance diversion" policy has been shown to endanger patients.       
(Thu, 31 Jan 2019 19:53:37 -0500)

'The worst day of my life': Father torments himself every day over his son's final hours
Addiction is a part of Andy Hopson's family: it hooked his grandfathers, father, brothers, sister, his sons, nearly everyone, except his mom.        
(Sun, 16 Jun 2019 15:31:03 -0400)

'Is this another mass shooting?' Panic at Corona, Calif., Costco as off-duty cop kills man
The officer shot a man who had attacked him while he was holding his child, the Corona Police Department said. Two of the man's relatives were wounded.        
(Sun, 16 Jun 2019 12:22:34 -0400)

California could become first to limit facial recognition technology; police aren't happy
Police want to use facial recognition software as a tool, but some California lawmakers say such technology represents a threat to privacy.        
(Sun, 16 Jun 2019 11:49:49 -0400)

Phoenix mayor apologizes after video shows police pointing gun on parents of 4-year-old who took doll
Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego issued a statement about the viral video where police are seen pointing guns and yelling threats at a black family.        
(Sun, 16 Jun 2019 10:50:25 -0400)

New York judge dies after having a heart attack on the bench
James Reitz, a 57-year-old judge from Mahopac, New York, died after suffering a heart attack in Putnam County Court.        
(Sun, 16 Jun 2019 08:07:28 -0400)

Young bear was fed by humans and had many 'fans.' Officials say they had to kill it
A young black bear was shot and killed by Oregon officials after becoming so habituated to humans that people reportedly took selfies with it.        
(Sat, 15 Jun 2019 21:11:01 -0400)

Don't eat fish from Florida lake experiencing toxic algae bloom, biologist cautions
A biologist warned against eating fish from Lake Okeechobee after a toxic bloom was discovered. At least one local fishing guide disagrees.        
(Sat, 15 Jun 2019 19:59:55 -0400)

Today in History for June 16th
Highlights of this day in history: Abraham Lincoln says America cannot remain divided over slavery; Valentina Tereshkova becomes the first woman in space; Deadly Soweto riots erupt in South Africa; Ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev defects. (June 16)        
(Sat, 15 Jun 2019 17:20:54 -0400)

AP Top Stories June 15 P
Here's the latest for Saturday, June 14th: First mass in fire-damaged Notre Dame cathedral; HK leader shelves extradition bill; Tearful Amanda Knox accuses media of creating a false story; Zoo animals enjoy cold treats as Rome swelters.        
(Sat, 15 Jun 2019 17:15:52 -0400)

Trump got a briefing on UFOs, but said he doesn't 'particularly' believe in them
Trump said he's been briefed on UFOs, but doesn't seem too convinced the exist following reports of apparent UFO sightings.        
(Sat, 15 Jun 2019 16:04:28 -0400)

Trayvon Martin's mom says Hillary Clinton 'planted the seed' for her to run for office in Florida
Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin, is running for local office in Florida after being inspired by Hillary Clinton's campaign.        
(Sat, 15 Jun 2019 15:28:47 -0400)

Ohio to review over 2,700 court cases after allegations of judge showing up to work drunk
A former common pleas judge in Ohio allegedly came into work drunk and was possibly involved in a a local sex trafficking ring.        
(Sat, 15 Jun 2019 14:04:06 -0400)

'A mental health crisis': 3 NYPD officers die by suicide in 10 days
In 10 days, the New York City Police Department has lost a veteran deputy chief, detective and a third police officer Friday – all from suicides.        
(Sat, 15 Jun 2019 16:11:36 -0400)

'Who is the a--hole': The congressman who missed his anniversary to keep lawmakers voting until 4 a.m.
Rep. Chip Roy kept the House voting until 4 a.m. on Thursday as a form of protest — even though he missed his 15-year wedding anniversary with his wife.        
(Sun, 16 Jun 2019 14:34:27 -0400)

Moving past tragedy, family celebrates two dads on Father's Day
Keeping their dad's memory alive, the Pieniazek kids will celebrate two men Sunday for Father's Day.        
(Sat, 15 Jun 2019 12:19:30 -0400)

More dogs are getting sick as climate changes pushes diseases into new parts of the US
From heartworms to Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever to Lyme disease, climate change means more dogs are getting sick.        
(Sun, 16 Jun 2019 14:34:29 -0400)

Who will replace Sarah Sanders? Here's what President Trump is saying about the search
Trump on Friday weighed in on some potential candidates to fill the shoes of White House press secretary Sarah Sanders, who is leaving.        
(Sat, 15 Jun 2019 12:33:39 -0400)

2019 political cartoons from the USA TODAY Network
Gannett's cartoonists from across the country draw their takes on news and politics.       
(Wed, 27 Mar 2019 17:32:45 -0400)

Dead whales are washing up on the West coast in record numbers
Necropsies on dead whales found showed that several died from malnutrition and from ship strikes.        
(Thu, 16 May 2019 18:36:52 -0400)

The day in pictures
A look at the day's best photographs from around the world.        
(Sun, 16 Jun 2019 14:10:55 -0400)

Many teachers need a side hustle to cover living expenses
Stacie Baur teaches English to kids in China by teleconference for several hours each morning from her home to afford rent prior to her daily teaching job in Clairton, Penn.        
(Tue, 4 Jun 2019 17:38:49 -0400)

US skyscrapers: Tallest building in every state
(Tue, 6 Mar 2018 09:21:11 -0500)

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