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Ebola survivor with bike helps ease fear in Congo

Oct 21, 2019 • 4:00 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY  

A motorcyclist and Ebola survivor is helping doctors overcome the local suspicions and fear which block their efforts to quarantine and treat …

Trump laments G-7 move from Doral after pushback

Oct 21, 2019 • 3:41 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY  

President Donald Trump is lamenting that he was forced to move next year's Group of Seven summit from his private golf club in Florida after …

After Hurricane Michael, Georgia family remembers their 'spunky' girl with the beautiful heart

Oct 21, 2019 • 3:04 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY  

A year ago, a sweet and “spunky” 11-year-old girl died during Hurricane Michael. Faith, memories and overwhelming support has kept her family going. …

More Hawaii wind farm protesters arrested

Oct 21, 2019 • 3:02 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

KAHUKU, Hawaii (AP) - More protesters opposed to a wind farm on Oahu's North Shore have been arrested. Dozens of protesters trying to block equipment …

Shoplifting arrest ends with officer assaulted, suspect shot

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:54 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

GREER, S.C. (AP) - Authorities say a man being arrested on a shoplifting charge in South Carolina attacked an officer and was struck by a bullet …

Annoying sheep won't leave sleepy pig alone

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:47 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY  

Watch what happens when this lamb on a farm tries to get the attention of a very sleepy pig, by any means necessary.              …

Man accused of shooting teen who was breaking into cars

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:46 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

BELLEFONTAINE NEIGHBORS, Mo. (AP) - A St. Louis County man is charged with assault and armed criminal action for allegedly shooting a teenager who …

Charges: Man shot sister's boyfriend at reservation funeral

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:40 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

CARLTON, Minn. (AP) - A 28-year-old man is charged in a shooting on an American Indian reservation in northern Minnesota that prompted a lockdown of …

Massachusetts vaping ban can stand for now, but state must fix flaws in a week, judge says

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:37 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY  

A Massachusetts judge said in an order Monday that the state must address issues with its ban on the sale of vaping products.              …

Trump: Some US troops to remain in Syria

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:36 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY  

Donald Trump says he still wants to get all US troops out of Syria, but Israel and Jordan have asked to leave some there. Trump says that the US …

Woman hit, killed by Reno firetruck believed to be homeless

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:35 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

RENO, Nev. (AP) - Authorities say the pedestrian who was hit and killed by a Reno firetruck over the weekend was a 63-year-old Reno woman who is …

Cop comes to the rescue of stranded mom, daughter who were stranded on the road

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:35 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY  

When a single mom got a flat tire while driving her daughter to school, a police officer pulled over and immediately went to work.              …

Man pleads not guilty to causing car crash that killed 4

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:32 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

PULTENEY, N.Y. (AP) - A man who police say caused a quadruple fatal crash in the Finger Lakes has pleaded not guilty to charges of vehicular homicide …

Man wanted on criminal violations found after 4-month search

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:25 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire authorities say a search over four months for a man wanted on violations stemming from a drug conviction has led …

Federal judge nixes DOJ plan to show 'Godfather' clip at Roger Stone trial

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:25 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

Federal prosecutors cannot show jurors a clip from "The Godfather Part II" during Roger Stone's criminal trial next month, a judge ruled Monday. U.S. …

A man stole a car. He didn't realize there was a 2-year-old in the back seat

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:17 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY  

Police used the mother's cell phone that was left in the vehicle to find its location. The toddler was left alone at a laundromat.              …

Deputy shoots, wounds man during chase in Louisiana

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:14 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

FERRIDAY, La. (AP) - Louisiana State Police say a sheriff's deputy shot and wounded a man during a vehicle chase. State police said Monday that …

South Carolina man gets $750K after police mistake him for a burglar, shoot and paralyze him

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:12 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY  

Bryant Heyward sued after was shot by police after he called 911 to report armed gunman were breaking into his home.              …

Man, 61, shot and killed by police in South Carolina

Oct 21, 2019 • 2:10 PM ET U.S. The Washington Times  

EASLEY, S.C. (AP) - A 61-year-old man has been shot to death by officers in his South Carolina home in what police said was a domestic disturbance. …

16 adorable pictures from NYC's Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade

Oct 21, 2019 • 1:52 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY  

Creative pet costume were all the rage at the Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade in Manhattan in New York City on October 20, 2019.              …