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Election Resource Guide: Early voting locations, polling places and sample ballotsElection Resource Guide: Early voting locations, polling places and sample ballotsEarly voting locations, polling places and sample ballots
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Tropical depression headed for Campeche in MexicoTropical depression headed for Campeche in MexicoA tropical depression is headed toward the Mexican state of Campeche and is likely to strengthen to a tropical storm.
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American held by N. Korea gets tearful reunion in OhioAmerican held by N. Korea gets tearful reunion in OhioJeffrey Fowle, who was detained for nearly half a year, arrives in Ohio.
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Cleburne officer faces threats after shooting dogCleburne officer faces threats after shooting dogThe owners of a young, registered pit bull named Maximus stood on a steep embankment and looked down at the culvert where a Cleburne police officer shot their dog.
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Buffalo Speedway at 59 to close for a monthBuffalo Speedway at 59 to close for a monthBuffalo Speedway at 59 to close for a month
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FM 1960 restaurant's patio catches fireFM 1960 restaurant's patio catches fireFirefighters said flames and smoke were spotted at the Boiling Cajun restaurant
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Hospital: Ebola nurse Nina Pham feeling betterHospital: Ebola nurse Nina Pham feeling betterThe NIH says her condition has been upgraded to good.
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Wade leads late charge, Heat top Rockets, 90-85Wade leads late charge, Heat top Rockets, 90-85Dwyane Wade scored 26 points, including a jumper that made it a two-possession game with 35.8 seconds remaining, and the Miami Heat rallied from a 13-point deficit to beat the Houston Rockets 90-85 in a preseason game Tuesday night.
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2 arrested after SW Houston robberies2 arrested after SW Houston robberiesIt was around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday when 911 started receiving calls about two suspects robbing people walking
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4 suspects arrested after SWAT response to North Harris County home invasion4 suspects arrested after SWAT response to North Harris County home invasionFive home invasion suspects were arrested after a SWAT response in north Harris County.
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Houston teen accused of trying to kill baby being investigated in death of toddlerHouston teen accused of trying to kill baby being investigated in death of toddlerA Houston teen accused of smothering her baby is now being investigated in Mississippi where another child died last year.
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Cameraman declared Ebola-free after treatmentCameraman declared Ebola-free after treatmentFreelance journalist declared Ebola free and able to leave bio-unit at Nebraska hospital
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Police: Cy Fair bus driver facing chargesPolice: Cy Fair bus driver facing chargesAccording to court documents Garcia's son spit on his bus driver, Walter Ferrari, and in response Ferrari slapped him causing a swollen lip.
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HAZMAT called to Humble post office after odor sickens 7HAZMAT called to Humble post office after odor sickens 7A hazardous materials team was called out to a post office in Humble Tuesday because of an odor that caused an allergic reaction in seven individuals, Assistant Fire Chief Al Taska said.
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HPD: Couple arrested, accused of having sex in movie theaterHPD: Couple arrested, accused of having sex in movie theaterA couple was arrested over the weekend after they were caught having sex in a restroom at a movie theater, Houston police said.
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More than 20 Saginaw middle school students stung by beesMore than 20 Saginaw middle school students stung by beesMore than 20 middle school students were injured Tuesday when they were stung by bees in Saginaw.
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Video: Clerk fights off robber with bug sprayVideo: Clerk fights off robber with bug sprayVideo: Clerk fights off robber with bug spray
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Ways to Save: Halloween costume & candy couponsWays to Save: Halloween costume & candy couponsKids costumes starting at $10 and some other spooktacular savings.
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Big kitty Rocky — 38 pounds — is on the loose againBig kitty Rocky — 38 pounds — is on the loose againHe's supposed to be a hybrid bobcat and Maine coon cat.
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Reunited! Hero meets with elderly man he rescued from Calif. fireReunited! Hero meets with elderly man he rescued from Calif. fireThe mystery hero who carried an elderly man out of a burning home in Fresno, Calif., has been identified.
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Students, parents react to charges against teacherStudents, parents react to charges against teacherStudents, parents react to charges against Pasadena teacher
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Stepdad accused of attacking boy with broomstickStepdad accused of attacking boy with broomstickA 14-year-old boy nearly lost his eye after his stepfather allegedly shoved a broomstick in it, according to court documents.
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Gas prices drop dramatically in Houston areaGas prices drop dramatically in Houston areaGas prices are plummeting and the Houston area is seeing some of the cheapest prices in the country.
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Sting nabs suspected child sex predator in Fort Bend CountySting nabs suspected child sex predator in Fort Bend CountyAn online sting helped nab a man charged with sexually assaulting a child in Fort Bend County.
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Married 73 years, couple's deaths separated by a dayMarried 73 years, couple's deaths separated by a dayHelen Auer died in her sleep and her husband passed away 28 hours later.
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Police intensify search of vacant homes in Gary, Ind.Police intensify search of vacant homes in Gary, Ind.Darren Deon Vann is to make his first court appearance Wednesday.
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A look at the career of Ben BradleeA look at the career of Ben BradleeWashington Post Vice President Benjamin C. Bradlee in his office at The Post in the Sept., 1995 photo. Bradlee, the retired executive editor of The Washington Post and one of the best-known journalists of his times, shares confiding moments in his memoirs, A Good...
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North Korea gives media access to three detained AmericansNorth Korea gives media access to three detained AmericansAll three detainees appeared to speak freely -- but -- cautiously to the Associated Press, Sept. 1 in Pyongyang, North Korea.
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Texas Presbyterian Hospital officials are now admitting fault in their handling of the Ebola situation. Elsewhere an NBC cameraman is declared Ebola-free. The U.S. Ebola czar also takes office Wednesday.
Three Denver-area teenage girls were reunited with their families after being stopped in Germany during a possible attempt to join Islamist fighters in Syria.
Ben Bradlee, one of the greatest names in American journalist and the legendary Washington Post editor, has died at age 93.
USA TODAY speaks with Brian Cornell, CEO of Target about how the store is readying for a more successful holiday season nearly a year after a huge data breach soured customers on the already-struggling brand.
It's gaining momentum in the online world: video of San Antonio police officers arresting two men and a woman in which punches are thrown.
Find out how you can get involved in Make a Difference Day in your community, and make a difference to someone in your life.
A boy is accused of threatening to slash the throat of a classmate on a school bus. Parents want to know why the student is back in the same classroom as the victim.
A 24-year-old man is charged with murder after admitting to throwing his "fussy baby" up to 9 feet across the room onto a changing table, causing a fatal brain injury. He also told police he'd abused the boy every few days of the infant's life.
A Sacramento family wants answers after a VA hospital confirmed a "do not resuscitate" armband was mistakenly placed on 65-year-old Vietnam vet Roland Mayo. He died following complications from surgery. Hospital staff insist the error was not fatal.
Natalie DiBlasio hosts USA NOW on Toyota adding another 28,000 vehicles to their recall for airbags that blow shrapnel into front passengers' chests and faces.