9-year-old boy drops, rolls to escape Phoenix house fire

The boy said he heard noise that sounded like items falling in the garage before he saw the fire and smoke.            from USATODAY – Nation Top Stories http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/~/472642622/0/usatodaycomnation-topstories~yearold-boy-drops-rolls-to-escape-Phoenix-house-fire/ Advertisements

Racecar crash leads to fight, stun gun, arrests

Two racecar drivers have been arrested after getting into a fistfight following a crash on an Indiana racetrack that ended with a police officer using a stun gun on one of the drivers. (Oct. 16)            from USATODAY – Nation Top Stories http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/~/472619236/0/usatodaycomnation-topstories~Racecar-crash-leads-to-fight-stun-gun-arrests/

Academy board members on Weinstein expulsion: ‘Right choice’

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences board members Kathleen Kennedy and Laura Dern explain Weinstein expulsion; plans for 'zero tolerance.' (Oct. 17)            from USATODAY – Nation Top Stories https://www.usatoday.com/videos/news/nation/2017/10/17/academy-board-members-weinstein-expulsion:-‘right-choice’/106728738/

AP Top Stories October 17 A

Here's the latest for Tuesday, October 17th: McCain calls isolationist ideas half-baked, spurious nationalism; Pentagon urges Iraq, Kurds to stop fighting; Drone video shows huge numbers of Rohingya refugees; California firefighters make progress.            from USATODAY – Nation Top Stories http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/~/472600602/0/usatodaycomnation-topstories~AP-Top-Stories-October-A/

McCain blasts ‘half-baked, spurious nationalism’

Arizona Senator John McCain called isolationist politics 'half-baked, spurious nationalism,' and said abandoning America's role as a world leader would be 'unpatriotic.' McCain was honored with the National Constitution Center Liberty Medal. (Oct. 17)            from USATODAY – Nation Top Stories http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/~/472595596/0/usatodaycomnation-topstories~McCain-blasts-aposhalfbaked-spurious-nationalismapos/

Kate Hudson on Gwyneth Paltrow: ‘I’m proud of her’

Gwyneth Paltrow honored at star-studded Michael Kors charity gala, with guests Kate Hudson, Anna Wintour, Maggie Gyllenhaal. (Oct. 17)            from USATODAY – Nation Top Stories https://www.usatoday.com/videos/news/nation/2017/10/17/kate-hudson-gwyneth-paltrow:-‘i’m-proud-her’/106728612/

Raw: Drone video shows Rohingya fleeing Myanmar

United Nations drone video shows scores of Rohingya refugees fleeing from Myanmar to Bangladesh. The UN says 500,000 Rohingya have crossed the border in just five weeks. They're fleeing a military crackdown that the UN calls ethnic cleansing. (Oct. 17)            from USATODAY – Nation Top Stories http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/~/472588374/0/usatodaycomnation-topstories~Raw-Drone-video-shows-Rohingya-fleeing-Myanmar/