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Terror attacks worldwide declined in 2017, says State Department

Terror attacks worldwide declined in 2017, says State Department
Terror attacks worldwide declined in 2017, says State Department CLOSE London's Metropolitan Police say the incident near the Houses of Parliament appears to be a 'deliberate act' and the suspect is not cooperating with police. USA TODAYA boy pauses on his bike as he passes an oil field that was set on fire by retreating ISIS fighters ahead of the Mosul offensive, on Oct. 21, 2016 in Qayyarah, Iraq.(Photo: Carl Court)WASHINGTON – The number of terrorist attacks worldwide decreased

Active shooter at Middleton, Wisconsin office building WTS Paradigm

Active shooter at Middleton, Wisconsin office building WTS Paradigm
Active shooter at Middleton, Wisconsin office building WTS Paradigm breaking news banner(Photo: usa today)Four people were wounded Wednesday when a gunman opened fired at Wisconsin office building, authorities in Middleton said.A phalanx of police vehicles and ambulances descended on the offices of a software company amid reports of an active shooter. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives office in St. Paul said it was responding, and the Dane County Sheriff's Office said it was also assisting at

Here are the best deals on Amazon right now

Here are the best deals on Amazon right now
Here are the best deals on Amazon right now Great deals for your home or on-the-go. (Photo: Anker / KitchenAid)— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA Today’s newsroom and any business incentives.One of the best feelings in the world is going online and

2 detainees drown in swamped sheriff’s van; 37 dead

2 detainees drown in swamped sheriff’s van; 37 dead
2 detainees drown in swamped sheriff's van; 37 dead Floodwaters inundate homes after Florence struck the Carolinas, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Conway, S.C.(Photo: AP)CONWAY, S.C. – Two people being transported in a sheriff’s office van in South Carolina died Tuesday when the vehicle was overcome by floodwaters, the Horry County Sheriff's Office confirmed.The vehicle, staffed by two Horry County deputies, was transporting two detainees from Conway to Darlington and was traveling west on Highway 76 around a half mile from

iPhone XS too big for small hands? Options could leave you empty-handed

iPhone XS too big for small hands? Options could leave you empty-handed
iPhone XS too big for small hands? Options could leave you empty-handed Rob Pegoraro, Special for USA TODAY Published 5:06 a.m. ET Sept. 19, 2018 An Apple iPhone Xs Max, right, and an iPhone Xs rest on a table during a launch event on Sept. 12, 2018, in Cupertino, Calif.(Photo: NOAH BERGER, AFP/Getty Images) AutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideYou may need a bigger hand.That’s one consequence of Apple’s new lineup of iPhones – in which the smallest screen available will

Brett Kavanaugh accuser Dr Christine Blasey Ford account lacks details

Brett Kavanaugh accuser Dr Christine Blasey Ford account lacks details
Brett Kavanaugh accuser Dr Christine Blasey Ford account lacks details Penny Nance, Opinion contributor Published 3:15 a.m. ET Sept. 19, 2018 Judge Brett Kavanaugh's accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, doesn't know when or where the attack against her occurred. We should listen to her, but we should also ask questions.Judge Brett Kavanaugh(Photo: Alex Brandon/AP)Something awful happened to Christine Blasey. At 15 years old, at a small gathering of partying high school students, she claims she was assaulted by two boys,

Senate clears changes to streaming royalties

Senate clears changes to streaming royalties
Senate clears changes to streaming royalties CLOSE Senator Lamar Alexander played a few tunes written by Senator Orrin Hatch while they discuss the Music Modernization Act Courtesy Lamar Alexander officeIn May, Smokey Robinson testified during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on music protections. The full Senate passed the bill Tuesday.(Photo: Jacquelyn Martin/AP)WASHINGTON – The way music is licensed and songwriters are compensated for the digital age will be undergoing big changes under a bill making its way through Congress.The