Amid border wall debate, third drug tunnel found in less than a month along Arizona border

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-12 16:19:29

Mexican officials uncovered another drug tunnel in Nogales, Sonora, the third discovery in less than a month.

PG&E CEO Geisha Williams resigns as California utility company faces uncertain future

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-14 03:17:16

The CEO of Pacific Gas and Electric resigned Sunday and employees could learn this week if the utility will declare insolvency while facing billions of dollars in liability over its role in recent California wildfires.

Shark Tank recap: Adventure-business brothers dig up treasure – and resentment

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-14 03:01:01

They may not be Indiana Jones, but two brothers found their own buried treasure on tonight’s “Shark Tank.” Jared and Sean Bingham run Adventure Hunt.

Top Democrats warn Trump against obstruction ahead of Michael Cohen s public testimony

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-14 01:31:24

In a joint statement, Reps. Elijah E. Cummings, Adam Schiff and Jerrold Nadler warned Trump against efforts to “discourage, intimidate or otherwise pressure” his former personal attorney, Michael Cohen, who has agreed to publicly testify Feb. 7 before the House Oversight Committee.

Saints unseat defending-champion Eagles, advance to NFC title game

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-14 01:00:15

The defending champions wild playoff run is over. The top-seeded Saints closed out the Eagles on Sunday to move to the NFC Championship Game.

Los Angeles teachers plan to strike Monday. Here s what you need to know

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-14 00:00:02

Why are teachers striking? What will kids and parents do? Q&A about the strike at LA Unified Schools, the nation s second-largest school district.

President Trump went to extraordinary lengths to hide details of Putin meetings, report says

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 23:37:20

After one meeting with Putin, Trump took his interpreter s notes and told him not to discuss the meeting with other U.S. officials, the Post reported.

2 shot outside mall in Salt Lake City suburb

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 23:26:48

Two people were wounded in a shooting just outside a popular Utah mall Sunday where hundreds of scared shoppers hunkered down until police arrived to evacuate the building.

Trump: NYT report on FBI fear that he worked for Russia is most insulting article ever

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 23:04:38

"It s a very horrible thing they said," Trump said of a New York Times report that the FBI investigated if he was working for Russia.

Trump: New York Times report on FBI fear he worked for Russia most insulting article ever

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 22:48:15

"It s a very horrible thing they said," Trump said of a New York Times report that the FBI investigated if he was working for Russia.

On Jan. 13, 37 years ago: The horror and heroism of Air Florida Flight 90

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 22:45:55

On another frigid Jan. 13, a winter storm led to one of the most haunting tragedies in Washington, D.C., history: the crash of Air Florida Flight 90.

37 years ago: The horror and heroism of Air Florida Flight 90

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 22:45:55

A storm Jan. 13, 1982, led to one of the most haunting tragedies in Washington, D.C., history: the crash of Air Florida Flight 90, which killed 78.

It s official, finally: Maroon 5 will play Super Bowl halftime with Big Boi, Travis Scott

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 22:37:21

In the least suspenseful Super Bowl announcement ever, the NFL finally reveals that Maroon 5 will perform at halftime with Big Boi and Travis Scott.

Lab revokes honorary titles for Nobel Prize winner James Watson after repeated racist comments

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 22:02:04

James Watson, who helped discover DNA, lost his titles after making "reprehensible" comments in a recent PBS documentary.

Patriots blast Chargers, advance to eighth consecutive AFC Championship Game

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 21:37:03

The Patriots rode their rushing attack to a big early lead, closing out the Chargers to extend their own record for consecutive AFC title game berths.

President Trump says NYT report on FBI fear he worked for Russia most insulting article ever

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 21:15:40

"It s a very horrible thing they said," Trump said of a New York Times report that the FBI investigated if he was working for Russia.

Jackpot! Furloughed worker s wife wins $100,000 and SUV in lottery

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 21:10:38

The family of a furloughed government worker got some big-time economic relief when his wife won $100,000 and an SUV in the Virginia state lottery.

Chiefs guard Jeff Allen rewards stranger who helped him free car from snow

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 20:48:47

Kansas City guard Jeff Allen found his car stuck in the snow before Saturday s AFC Divisional Playoff game against Indianapolis.

Meet the cast of ‘Celebrity Big Brother,’ including an ousted Trump staffer and momager

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 20:19:46

Anthony Scaramucci only lasted days at the White House, but hopefully he ll fare better on "Big Brother: Celebrity Edition," along with Ryan Lochte.

Philadelphia Phillies emerge as clear-cut favorite to land Bryce Harper after meeting

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 19:15:15

Philadelphia Phillies are encouraged after meeting with Bryce Harper for five hours in Las Vegas and could make a formal offer within a week.

President Trump criticized for inviting Clemson to White House amid government shutdown

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 19:13:04

President Donald Trump has invited the Clemson football team to celebrate its national championship at the White House amid the government shutdown.

Americans blame shutdown on Trump over Democrats by wide margin, poll finds

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 18:25:48

When asked, "Who do you think is mainly responsible for this situation?," 53 percent of Americans blamed Trump and congressional Republicans.

Chrissy Teigen throws John Legend an epic James Bond-style birthday party (Miles wore a tux!)

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 18:24:58

John Legend s 40th birthday bash was legendary. Chrissy Teigen dubbed the "Casino Royale"-inspired fete "040," echoing the famous 007 catchphrase.

Jet slides off taxiway near Cincinnati, nation s capital under siege as winter storm roars east

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 17:32:49

A jet slid off a taxiway in Cincinnati and power outages climbed in North Carolina as a deadly winter storm roared east.

James Middleton, Duchess Kate s brother, reveals debilitating battle with depression

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 17:11:54

James Middleton, younger brother of Duchess Kate and Pippa, says he s been coping with depression since 2016, when he sank "into a morass of despair."

Jet slides off taxiway at Cincinnati airport as deadly winter storm roars east

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 16:26:42

A jet slid off a taxiway in Cincinnati, an Interstate was shut down in Indiana, and power outages climbed in North Carolina as a deadly winter storm roared east.

Stars coach Jim Montgomery calls out culture of mediocrity after another disheartening loss

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 16:09:57

Stars coach Jim Montgomery expressed frustration over an inability to "change the culture of mediocrity" in Dallas after a loss to the lowly Blues.

Blue Jackets copy Capitals star Evgeny Kuznetsov s celebration after winning in overtime

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 16:05:20

Washington Capitals star Evgeny Kuznetsov breaks out the bird dance, and the Columbus Blue Jackets imitated that after scoring in overtime.

After 88 days of horror, how Jayme Closs and her small town of Barron can heal

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 15:56:24

As the world celebrates Jayme Closs return, experts are working behind the scenes to help both her and the Barron community recover.

Jet slides off Ohio taxiway as winter storm roars east, leaving at least 5 dead

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 15:36:34

A jet slid off a taxiway in Cincinnati, an Interstate was shut down in Indiana, and power outages climbed in North Carolina as a deadly winter storm roared east.

National Security Council asked for military options to strike Iran, report says

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 15:23:54

"People were shocked. It was mind-boggling how cavalier they were about hitting Iran," a former senior administration official reportedly said.

Bob Kuechenberg, key member of 1972 undefeated Dolphins, dies at age 71

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 15:19:18

Bob Kuechenberg, a key member of the 1972 undefeated Miami Dolphins team, has died at age 71, the team announced Sunday morning.

Jet slides off Ohio taxiway as deadly winter storm roars east, leaving 5 dead

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 14:25:20

A jet slid off a taxiway in Cincinnati, an Interstate was shut down in Indiana, and power outages climbed in North Carolina as a deadly winter storm roared east.

Michigan hires ex-USA Gymnastics coach who was told of Larry Nassar s abuse

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 13:26:17

Michigan hires former USA Gymnastics senior VP of women s programs, Ronda Faehn, believed to be first USAG official told of Larry Nassar s abuse.

Actor Rob Lowe: I was my sick mother s caregiver, don t underestimate the stress caregivers face

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 12:00:09

Forty million Americans work as an unpaid family caregiver. The mental, physical and emotional stress they face is overwhelming. It s time to help.

William Barr: Democrats to question AG nominee about criticism of Robert Mueller probe

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 12:00:09

Senate Democrats plan to interrogate William Barr, President Donald Trump s nominee for attorney general, about his critical memo about Robert Mueller

Opinion: Dallas Cowboys dealt another reality check in playoff exit

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 08:21:10

Wasn t this Cowboys team supposed to be different? Like its predecessors, Dallas is once again headed home after the divisional round of the playoffs.

Opinion: Indianapolis Colts playoff unraveling against Kansas City Chiefs makes no sense

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 07:43:07

Indianapolis Colts failed at all three phases in a bafflingly bad 31-13 loss Saturday to Kansas City Chiefs in NFL playoffs during Winter Storm Gia.

Terrell Owens blasts Cowboys coach Jason Garrett yet again as Dallas falls in playoffs

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 05:47:27

In the late stages of the Cowboys playoff loss to the Rams, Hall of Famer Terrell Owens went on a tweet storm ripping Dallas coach Jason Garrett.

Shirley Boone, wife of Pat Boone and philanthropist, dies

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 04:50:50

Milt Suchin, Pat Boone’s manager, says in a statement that Shirley Boone passed away on Friday surrounded by her four daughters, who sang to her.

Los Angeles Rams run past Dallas Cowboys to reach NFC Championship Game

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 04:24:22

C.J. Anderson and Todd Gurley each eclipsed 100 yards on the ground, pushing the Rams to a title game matchup with either the Saints or Eagles.

Police: Man found dead in vacant Detroit building was playing hide-and-seek with friends

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-13 01:11:53

Friends couldn t find the 21-year-old man after a game of hide-and-seek. They returned later Saturday to find the body, police said.

Amid border wall debate, third drug tunnel found in less than a month along Arizona border

USA Today(USA) 2019-01-12 16:19:29

Mexican officials uncovered another drug tunnel in Nogales, Sonora, the third discovery in less than a month.

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