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'The Dress' used in powerful social media campaign'The Dress' used in powerful social media campaignThe dress that no one could agree on is now being used for a cause everyone can get behind.
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Anyone missing a prosthetic eye?Anyone missing a prosthetic eye?When a man turned in a jewelry box he found in the parking lot of the Memorial Athletic Club, everyone was surprised to discover what was inside.
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Sheriff bans sex offenders from churchSheriff bans sex offenders from churchHe contends state law that bans them from day-care centers and schools also applies.
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Man with U.S. birth certificate deported to MexicoMan with U.S. birth certificate deported to MexicoA birth certificate is a basic document used to determine citizenship but it was not enough to keep Luis Jaquez in the United States.
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'Bloody Sunday' altered history of a horrified nation'Bloody Sunday' altered history of a horrified nationSavagery by police in Selma, Ala., gave momentum to passage of the Voting Rights Act.
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Foundation seeks prom dresses for teens in needFoundation seeks prom dresses for teens in needThis weekend you can make sure every teenage girl in Houston has a chance to have that dream prom experience by donating prom dresses and accessories.
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Burglar accused of forcing woman to drink rubbing alcoholBurglar accused of forcing woman to drink rubbing alcoholThe woman told police the burglar forced her to drink it after she said she didn't know where her billfold was
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Watch wild test run of world's largest giga coasterWatch wild test run of world's largest giga coaster'Fury 325' is billed as the world's tallest and fastest giga coaster; standing 325 feet tall and incorporating an 81-degree first drop.
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Search ongoing for suspects who held up Clear Lake convenience storeSearch ongoing for suspects who held up Clear Lake convenience storeCrime Stoppers is offering a $5,000 reward for the suspects' arrests
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Where's my NASCAR? 5 craziest crimes of the weekWhere's my NASCAR? 5 craziest crimes of the weekCar thieves and unfortunate mug shots make the list this time.
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Dunkin' to stop using whitening agentDunkin' to stop using whitening agentDunkin' Donuts agrees to stop using whitening agent in powdered sugar after group objects
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Convicted Yahoo! CEO's stalker arrested in AustinConvicted Yahoo! CEO's stalker arrested in AustinInvestigators said the man sent Marissa Mayer unwanted and "sexually graphic" emails
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Texas man's romantic message in the snow goes viralTexas man's romantic message in the snow goes viralEarly Thursday morning, Darren Brock sneaked out of his Fort Worth apartment while his fiance was sleeping.
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A sneak peek at Jodi Arias' eventual prison homeA sneak peek at Jodi Arias' eventual prison homeArias will serve her sentence at Perryville Prison near Goodyear, Ariz.
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Boy sent home from school for Christian Grey outfitBoy sent home from school for Christian Grey outfitEleven-year-old punished for wearing costume depicting S&M film character.
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Motorcyclist killed in Memorial Villages crashMotorcyclist killed in Memorial Villages crashA motorcycle rider died after hitting a brick wall in the Memorial area early Friday, police said.
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Tourist dies saving Mich. mayor in CaribbeanTourist dies saving Mich. mayor in CaribbeanMayor was pulled from the water by a second rescuer.
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Prepare for heart risk from 'spring forward'Prepare for heart risk from 'spring forward'Study found 25% jump in heart attacks on Mondays after spring time change.
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Fort Worth clerk saves driver from fire at gas pumpFort Worth clerk saves driver from fire at gas pumpIt's an eerie sight outside the James Grocery and Grill in Fort Worth; a burned-out gas pump, knocked off its base.
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Storage tank explodes in Wharton CountyStorage tank explodes in Wharton CountyA storage tank exploded and sent of plume of smoke into the sky above Wharton County on Friday.
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Video released in McDonald's drive-thru shootingVideo released in McDonald's drive-thru shootingHouston police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted in the fatal shooting of one man and the wounding of another at a southeast Houston McDonald's drive-thru on Tuesday.
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Harrison Ford injured in plane crashHarrison Ford injured in plane crashThe vintage propeller plane made an emergency landing on a Los Angeles golf course shortly after takeoff.
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Judge rules Jerry Jones must testify in suit against NFLJudge rules Jerry Jones must testify in suit against NFLThe Super Bowl is big business for the NFL, and Super Bowl XLV was one of the most profitable.
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50 years after Selma, John Lewis on unfinished business50 years after Selma, John Lewis on unfinished businessHuge progress made but 'disappointment' on Selma Oscars and dismay at Giuliani's jibes.
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DOJ expected to charge Menendez with corruptionDOJ expected to charge Menendez with corruptionThe New Jersey senator will face charges that he advocated the business interests of a donor.
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Get an up-close look at amusement park rides, courtesy of a droneGet an up-close look at amusement park rides, courtesy of a droneDrone-shot footage allows viewers to visually fly through a Ferris wheel and around other colorful attractions. The footage of "Santa Monica Airlines" by Robert McIntosh is used with permission of the New York City Drone Film Festival.
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Woman claims sexual assault during massageWoman claims sexual assault during massageThis therapist is out of a job, after a woman claims he crossed the line.
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Photos: Search for missing teens ends with murder chargePhotos: Search for missing teens ends with murder chargeAlex Chavez and Jarvis Morgan were reported missing in February
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Photos: Striking USW members take to streetsPhotos: Striking USW members take to streetsThe USW strikers—now nearly 7,000 strong nationwide—claim the companies they work for want excessive overtime and plan to replace union workers with contract employees with less experience and training.
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Photos: Driver knocks out power to UH apartmentsPhotos: Driver knocks out power to UH apartmentsPolice say a DWI suspect hit a pole and knocked out power to student apartments near the University of Houston early Friday.
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Harrison Ford remains hospitalized following a plane crash in Los Angeles. The actor was injured, but is expected to make a full recovery according to his publicist.
A Catholic school student in Oregon invited a Vegas showgirl to prom and it turns out getting her to say "yes" was the easy part! Hear why his prom date dream won't be coming true!
An 8-year-old Colorado boy is selling hot cocoa in freezing temperatures to raise money for the Children's Hospital Colorado.
USA TODAY's Jayne O'Donnell reports as the Supreme Court appeared closely divided Wednesday during heated arguments over President Obama's health care law, but questions from Justice Anthony Kennedy gave proponents hope the statute will be upheld.
Snow flew and tempers flared when two Cleveland-area neighbors had a disagreement about shoveling snow from their sidewalk.
With a volital history of highs and lows in the month of March, USA TODAY's John Waggoner tells us what to expect this year where when the Nasdaq composite finally broke back above 5000 after 15 years.
An Iowa boy called the editor at the Herald Times to complain about the changes to the paper's Sunday comics section and left a curse-laden voicemail that's funnier than Garfield ever could be. Mara Montalbano (@maramontalbano) has the story.
World War II veteran Erling Kindem celebrated his 90th birthday with his four-year-old pal Emmett by his side. The pair's friendship went viral last year.
Painter Nelson Shanks, the artist who created the 2005 portrait of former President Bill Clinton hanging in the National Portrait Gallery in Washington D.C., says he included a reference to the Monica Lewinsky scandal in the painting. Jen Markham (
We take a look at some of the recent excitement in the skies after damatic video surfaced this weekend of a skydiver who suffered a seizure in free fall and had to be rescued by his fellow skydiver.