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In vitro cheetahs, Devils Tower, 'SMART Marina': News from around our 50 states

New York State Police could finally get bodycams, business owner pushes to keep old slave auction block in Virginia, and more         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Virginia, Usa Today, New York State Police

Email still beats texts – for hackers phishing for your data

Hackers love email as a way to steal your data. Don't click links without double checking them, and make phone calls to confirm validity, experts say.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Don

America has a 'gruesome' history of lynching, but it's not a federal crime. A House vote could change that

The House is scheduled to vote Wednesday on a bipartisan bill that would make lynching a federal crime, a move supporters say is long overdue.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, America, House, Usa Today

NFL player reps vote to send proposed collective bargaining agreement to full union membership for approval

A simple majority vote of NFL players is needed for the owners' proposal for a new collective bargaining agreement to pass.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, NFL, Usa Today

Democratic presidential debate fallout, Ash Wednesday, winter storm: 5 things to know Wednesday

Four Democratic candidates take on a CNN town hall next, Ash Wednesday marks the start of Lent for Christians and more news to start your Wednesday.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Cnn, Usa Today

Debate grades for Sanders, Bloomberg and the rest of the Democrats: Mastio and Lawrence

The level of desperation at the Democratic debate in Charleston, South Carolina was palpable, regrettable and understandable. The end game is near.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Lawrence, Charleston South Carolina, Sanders Bloomberg, Mastio

LeBron James scores season-high 40 points to lift Lakers past Zion Williamson's Pelicans

LeBron James scored a season-high 40 points to guide the Lakers to a victory against Zion Williamson and the Pelicans.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Lebron James, Usa Today, Lakers, Zion Williamson

Chick-fil-A, Arby's, Wendy's, McDonald's and more serve up fish sandwiches, specials for Lent

Lent is the season of seafood specials and Fish Fry Fridays. Through Easter, find more fish options and deals at Smashburger, Culver's and others.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Wendy, Arby, McDonald, Smashburger Culver

Sanders pressed on Medicare math, Biden guarantees a win: How each candidate fared at crucial South Carolina debate

Sen. Bernie Sanders largely evaded criticism in last week's debate. But Tuesday night, the Democratic frontrunner wasn't so lucky.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Medicare, Biden, Usa Today, South Carolina, Bernie Sanders, Sanders

'Hearing my name mentioned a little bit': Sanders plays defense and other moments from the South Carolina Democratic debate

Moderators had a hard time wrangling the presidential hopefuls as they argued over each other about divisive issues.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, South Carolina, Sanders

Jimmy John's removes sprouts from restaurants after FDA warning letter about E. coli

The FDA has sent Jimmy John's a warning letter over E. coli outbreaks tied to the sandwich chain. The chain has removed sprouts until further notice.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Fda, Usa Today, Jimmy John

Two longstanding abortion measures fail in the US Senate

Two longstanding abortion measures failed to advance in the Senate Tuesday after being helmed by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Senate, Mitch McConnell, US Senate, Usa Today

Why Hank Azaria won't voice 'The Simpsons' controversial Apu: 'It just didn't feel right'

Hank Azaria is opening up about his decision to retire voicing "The Simpsons" character Apu, which has been criticized as a racial stereotype.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Hank Azaria

Hot Pockets heiress Michelle Janavs gets 5 months in prison in admissions scandal

A federal prosecutor said Hot Pockets heiress Michelle Janavs showed "flagrant disrespect for breaking the law and an attitude that she's untouchable."         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Michelle Janavs

Democratic debate kicks off with questions of who Russia wants for president - updates

The Democratic debate got started with Michael Bloomberg referencing reports that Russia is working to help Bernie Sanders get elected.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Russia, Usa Today, Michael Bloomberg, Bernie Sanders

With California nearing drought, reservoir near San Jose ordered to be drained. Here's why

Federal regulators have mandated that a water reservoir in Silicon Valley be drained because its dam may fail in an earthquake; local officials balk.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, California, Silicon Valley, San Jose, Usa Today

'The Voice' recap: Nick Jonas dives into the competition with both feet and an epic block

After enduring teasing as the newest addition to "The Voice," Nick Jonas brought a confidence to the Blind Auditions Tuesday.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Nick Jonas, Usa Today, Voice, Voice Nick Jonas

'Entertainment Tonight' hosts Mary Hart and John Tesh reunite, discuss his cancer battle

Mary Hart and John Tesh appeared on "Entertainment Tonight" Tuesday for a reunion, and to talk abut something very serious.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, John Tesh, Mary Hart

Warren hits Bloomberg for giving money to 'right-wing' Republicans - updates

Elizabeth Warren revived her attacks on Michael Bloomberg with an emphasis on the money he has given to "right-wing" Republican candidates.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Elizabeth Warren, Bloomberg, Usa Today, Michael Bloomberg

Wuhan: How China's city of 11 million affects the world's economy

With coronavirus sweeping across the world, it's easy to forget the epicenter of the disease, Wuhan. Wuhan can be compared to Pittsburgh or Chicago.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Chicago, Usa Today, Wuhan, Pittsburgh, Wuhan Wuhan

Florida lawsuit: Don't count Bernie Sanders' primary votes, he's 'clearly not a Democrat'

A lawsuit challenging Bernie Sanders asserts there is no basis in Florida law for an independent candidate to run in the Democratic primary.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Florida, Usa, News, Usa Today, Bernie Sanders, Don

Kimmel picks an ideal running mate for Bernie Sanders: Best of Late Night

Bernie Sanders is the Democratic frontrunner and Jimmy Fallon, Seth Meyers and Stephen Colbert are having a field day with the democratic socialist.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Stephen Colbert, Usa Today, Bernie Sanders, Kimmel, Jimmy Fallon Seth Meyers

Walt Disney Co. names Bob Chapek new CEO. Bob Iger to stay on as company executive chairman

Bob Chapek is the new CEO of the Walt Disney Co., effective immediately. Former CEO Bob Iger will stay on as executive chairman.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Walt Disney Co, Bob Iger, Bob Chapek

Opinion: Joe Burrow could have bucked NFL draft system, but LSU QB isn't taking issue with Bengals

Joe Burrow threw water on any notion that he would force a trade from the Bengals, making it clear he'd be happy to be the No. 1 pick.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, LSU, NFL, Usa Today, Bengals, Joe Burrow

'That was an honest answer': Forewoman in Roger Stone trial denied lying in questionnaire

Judge Amy Berman Jackson on Tuesday heard Stone's motion for a new trial, which was filed after Trump accused a juror of bias.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Trump, Roger Stone, Amy Berman Jackson

Trump says coronavirus is 'under control' despite warnings from health officials of 'severe' disruptions

Trump on Tuesday downplayed coronavirus concerns a day after the White House requested $2.5 billion in funding to deal with the epidemic.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, White House, Usa Today, Trump

Dow tumbles nearly 900 points, bond yields slide on fears coronavirus will sting economy

U.S. stocks tumbled Tuesday as investors continued to grapple with lingering concerns over the economic fallout from the coronavirus outbreak.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Hot Pockets heiress Michelle Janavs to spend 5 months in prison for trying to buy daughters into elite colleges

A federal prosecutor in Boston said Hot Pockets heiress Michelle Janavs showed a "flagrant disrespect for breaking the law and an attitude that she's untouchable."         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Boston, Usa Today, Michelle Janavs

U.S. officials: Four more Diamond Princess passengers have coronavirus; U.S. cases at 57

Four more passengers from the Diamond Princess have tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the total number of Americans infected to 40.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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A $237M cancer care center offering proton-beam therapy is coming to Illinois

A comprehensive cancer care center offering the second proton-beam therapy location in Illinois was approved by a state health board Tuesday.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Illinois

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