Mike McCarthy returned for final address to Packers players days after firing

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 17:42:34

The Packers welcomed Mike McCarthy back into Lambeau Field on Wednesday to give him the opportunity to address the players for a final time.

Derrick Henry ties Tony Dorsett s NFL record with 99-yard TD run vs. Jaguars

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-07 03:08:24

Derrick Henry tied Tony Dorsett s long-standing record in the Tennessee Titans game against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday night.

Tyler Perry brings Christmas to Walmart layaway, pays $400K worth of customers bills

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-07 03:05:48

Tyler Perry gave a special Christmas gift to shoppers at two Atlanta area Walmarts. He paid off $400K for their items held on layaway.

The number of migrant families captured entering illegally increased in November

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-07 02:24:38

There was a slight increase in the number of families captured after crossing the southern border illegally in November.

Why Brightwood College, Virginia College are closing — and what students should do

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-07 02:15:18

How students can look into having their loans written off or completing classes elsewhere

Tennessee executes inmate David Earl Miller in electric chair

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-07 02:04:42

Death row inmate David Earl Miller was executed by electric chair for the 1981 muder of Lee Standifer, 23. He is the third person to die under the death penalty in Tennessee this year.

Donald Trump to name Heather Nauert as next UN ambassador

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-07 01:55:51

President Trump has tapped Heather Nauert, a former Fox News anchor and the current State Department spokeswoman, to be his next United Nations ambassador

Donald Trump to name Heather Nauert as next UN ambassador, reports say

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-07 01:39:21

President Trump has tapped Heather Nauert, a former Fox News anchor and the current State Department spokeswoman, to be his next United Nations ambassador, reports say

Pete Shelley, co-founder of punk band the Buzzcocks, dies at 63

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-07 01:37:46

Buzzcock members confirmed Pete Shelley s death "with great sadness" and called him "one of the U.K. s most influential and prolific songwriters."

Oscar host Kevin Hart dismisses critics of his past homophobic comments: I live to love

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-07 01:30:41

Kevin Hart is set to host the Oscars, however the announcement has been met with rising criticism over past homophobic comments. Hart spoke out Thursday.

Three more blood pressure drugs recalled over cancer concern: Here s what you need to know

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-07 00:16:03

Mylan Pharmaceuticals has recalled three common blood pressure medications over concerns they could include small amounts of a cancer-causing impurity.

Prosecutors in Laquan McDonald coverup trial say Chicago cops failed to obey the law

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-07 00:04:37

Prosecutors said three Chicago cops accused of covering up the death of Laquan McDonald broke the law. Defense attorneys called the cops victims of an overzealous prosecution.

Ocean Cleanup fail? System deployed to Great Pacific Garbage Patch not holding plastic

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 23:30:54

It turns out clearing out millions of tons of plastic from the world s oceans is harder than it looks.

Lawyer alleges Trump golf club hired undocumented immigrants, calls for investigation

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 23:27:47

A New Jersey attorney called for state and federal officials to investigate the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster.

Oscar host Kevin Hart responds to criticism over past homophobic comments: I live to love

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 23:21:24

Kevin Hart is set to host the Oscars, however the announcement has been met with rising criticism over past homophobic comments. Hart spoke out Thursday.

Oscars host Kevin Hart blasted on social media for past homophobic comments

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 23:21:24

Kevin Hart is set to host the Oscars, however the announcement has been met with some criticism after his homophobic tweets resurfaced.

Here are the lyrics to Baby, It s Cold Outside, the Christmas song facing a radio ban

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 21:15:23

The 1944 Christmas tune "Baby, It s Cold Outside" has been banned by radio stations for lyrics that some say are inappropriate in the wake of #MeToo.

Border Patrol agent accused of killings could face execution, but victims families rebuke death penalty

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 20:56:50

Some victims family members don t support the death penalty and prefer to see him get a life prison sentence. Others would like to see him executed.

Neil deGrasse Tyson accused of sexual misconduct by fourth woman, report says

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 20:35:28

Buzzfeed News reports a fourth, unnamed woman has come forward, accusing the celebrity scientist of propositioning her at a 2010 party.

Jennifer Aniston talks Dumplin , real-life mother drama and telling off a terrible 2018

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 20:35:11

Dumplin star and producer Jennifer Aniston is loving her film collaboration with new bestie Dolly Parton. But even she can t wait for 2018 to end.

Southwest plane skids off the runway in rainy weather in California

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 20:17:56

A Southwest plane skidded off the runway Thursday at Hollywood Burbank Airport in southern California.

Maria Butina: Judge appoints another lawyer to advise Russian national in conspiracy case

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 20:14:36

A federal judge appointed another lawyer to advise Maria Butina, as the Russian national defends herself in a case alleging she

ABC News panelists joke about Trump planning his funeral during Bush memorial coverage

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 20:13:35

"It will be the best presidential funeral ever," one panelist said Wednesday during ABC News coverage of Former President George H.W. Bush s funeral.

Former H.W. Bush Attorney General William Barr is leading candidate to lead Justice Department

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 20:01:28

An annoucement could come in a matter of days, a source familiar with the discussions told USA TODAY.

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon says the market is getting ripped around thanks to the trade war

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 19:58:46

J. P. Morgan Chase chairman and CEO Jaime Dimon says tariffs and trade concerns are the main cause for market volatility.

Q&A: Suicide survivor answers questions on life before and after her attempt

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 19:58:12

Shelby Rowe has learned to cope with her PTSD and maintain a supportive "safety net."

Congress passes temporary spending bill and averts a government shutdown for now

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 19:35:58

Lawmakers have given themselves two more weeks to pass a federal budget , but tough decisions are still ahead on border wall funding and other issues.

New winter storm could snarl flights; Delta, Southwest, Frontier waiving fees

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 19:31:55

Developing winter storm threatened to make a mess for air travelers as it moved across the USA into the weekend, bringing snow, rain and ice to millions.

Lance Armstrong doesn t get it and until he does, he won t get any sympathy

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 19:26:18

Lance Armstrong says in new interview that last six years have been hard and he doesn t understand why he s still reviled.

Police meet British Airways plane upon landing after passenger turns violent mid-flight

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 19:12:29

A violent British Airways passenger was restrained by cabin crew during a flight from London to Singapore Wednesday.

Robert Mueller: Here s what to expect in Friday s court filings on Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 18:48:45

Special counsel Robert Mueller will reveal more about his investigation into Russia with Friday court filings about Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen

Dow Jones industrial average drops as trade fight, oil price, and recession worries mount

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 18:41:21

Investors hoping for stability after the Dow Jones industrial average s nearly 800-point fall Tuesday, instead saw the stock gauge plunge further.

Mets GM: Tim Tebow one step away from major leagues

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 18:37:57

Tebow batted .273 with six homers and 36 RBI in 84 games in 2018 for Class AA Binghamton in 2018 before an injury ended his season.

George H.W. Bush s funeral services stand as America s goodbye to the Greatest Generation

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 18:27:29

George H.W. Bush s funeral service at his hometown church in House was personal and more; in a way, it was a farewell to the Greatest Generation

Massive Christmas light display flashes in sync with Baby Shark song

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 18:04:10

Even Christmas light displays aren t safe from the super catchy "Baby Shark" song. Watch this one in Texas and be amazed!

Alimony deduction loss in Trump tax reform could create rush on divorce deals

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 17:51:50

Alimony will no longer be tax-deductible by the spouse making payments, but the recipient will no longer declare the payments as taxable income.

Mike McCarthy returned for final address to Packers players days after firing

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 17:42:34

The Packers welcomed Mike McCarthy back into Lambeau Field on Wednesday to give him the opportunity to address the players for a final time.

The biggest Golden Globes snubs for 2019: Ryan Gosling, Viola Davis and This Is Us

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 17:42:24

Golden Globe nominations announced Thursday morning revealed some shocking snubs including "This Is Us" and stars named Ryan (Gosling, Reynolds).

Houston says goodbye to former President George H.W. Bush, a man of faith

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 17:36:51

A week of national mourning for George H.W. Bush - "41" - concludes Thursday with a private funeral in Houston and burial service in College Station.

North Carolina GOP leader says he s open to new election amid 9th District voter fraud controversy

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 17:26:00

"This has shaken us to the core," Dallas Woodhouse, executive director of the North Carolina Republican Party, told CNN.

New winter storm could snarl flights; Southwest begins waiving rebooking fees

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 17:19:01

Developing winter storm threatened to make a mess for air travelers as it moved across the USA into the weekend, bringing snow, rain and ice to millions.

Greatest of the greatest generation : Mourners remember President George H. W. Bush at Houston funeral

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 16:45:12

A week of national mourning for George H.W. Bush - "41" - concludes Thursday with a private funeral in Houston and burial service in College Station.

I m so irritated by this : A heated Gayle King defends Baby, It s Cold Outside

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 16:44:08

Gayle King got so fired up over criticism of "Baby, It s Cold Outside," she accidentally swore on the air on Thursday.

Dow Jones industrial average suffers steep amid trade fears, oil price worries

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 16:21:19

Investors hoping for stability after the Dow Jones industrial average s nearly 800-point fall Tuesday, instead saw the stock gauge retreat further.

George P. Bush s tribute to his grandfather: The man I simply called Gampy

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 16:00:03

In our times together, our big, wonderful and competitive family saw how George H. W. Bush s personal goodness led to his historical greatness.

Watch: Air New Zealand s holiday commercial puts Trump on the naughty list, mocks UN speech

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 15:51:07

The commercial makes fun of Trump s speech at the United Nations General Assembly in September, where his claims were met with laughter.

Greatest of the greatest generation : President George H. W. Bush to be laid to rest in Texas

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 15:34:20

A week of national mourning for George H.W. Bush - "41" - concludes Thursday with a private funeral in Houston and burial service in College Station.

1 dead, 5 US Marines missing after warplanes collide off Japan

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 15:26:27

The U.S. Marine Corps said that the 2 a.m. crash involved an F/A-18 fighter jet and a KC-130 refueling aircraft during regular training after the planes took off from their base in Iwakuni, near Hiroshima in western Japan.

Dow Jones industrial average suffers steep drop at open amid trade fears, oil price worries

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 14:46:11

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is setting up for another down day as investor angst about U.S.-China relations and low oil prices weigh on sentiment

The biggest Golden Globes snubs for 2019: Ryan Gosling, Ryan Reynolds and Atlanta

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 14:40:23

Golden Globe nominations announced Thursday morning revealed some shocking snubs. Here s who lost out.

2019 Golden Globes: Dick Cheney biopic ‘Vice’ leads field with six nominations

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 14:40:00

The 76th annual Golden Globes, hosted by Andy Samberg and Sandra Oh, will air Jan. 6 on NBC (8 p.m. ET/5 PT).

Trumps take heat for not reciting Apostles Creed at George H.W. Bush funeral

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 14:39:29

The Trumps appeared to abstain from joining the rest of the church as they read the Creed from their programs.

Sears chairman Eddie Lampert offers to buy Sears out of bankruptcy, including 500 stores

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 14:20:45

The chairman and largest investor in Sears Holdings is offering to buy the retailer out of bankruptcy, including 500 of its remaining stores.

Scientists geek-out at sight of dumbo octopus

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 14:06:26

Spooky creature found two miles below ocean surface

Longtime aide to Sen. Kamala Harris resigns after $400,000 sexual harassment settlement surfaces

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 14:02:32

"We were unaware of this issue and take accusations of harassment extremely seriously," a Harris spokeswoman said.

A man of dignity and grace : President George H. W. Bush to be laid to rest in Texas

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 13:34:11

A week of national mourning for George H.W. Bush - "41" - concludes Thursday with a private funeral in Houston and burial service in College Station.

USA TODAY s 25 best TV shows of 2018

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 12:56:57

From the beautiful final season of "The Americans" to "Atlanta" to "Doctor Who" to "Queer Eye," these are our picks for the 25 best TV shows of 2018.

Here s the history behind the Presidential Train Car that will transport George H.W. Bush

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 12:43:14

Union Pacific s Locomotive No. 4141, made to honor the 41st president, will be the presidential funeral train for former President George H.W. Bush.

This isn t just numbers - but lives : Half of Americans have family who ve been incarcerated

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 11:10:04

A new study aims to expose America s criminal justice problems, giving a look at the number of people who have been incarcerated and the ripple effects it has across the nation.

China promises prompt tariff cease-fire with Washington

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 10:19:42

Talks during the 90 day period during which President Donald Trump has agreed to suspend U.S. tariff hikes will start by focusing on farm goods, energy and automobiles, said a Ministry of Commerce spokesman, Gao Feng.

Michael Flynn re-emerges as major witness in Robert Mueller s inquiry – and at least two others

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 10:00:00

President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser has been assisting not only Robert Mueller’s inquiry but at least two other investigations.

George H.W. Bush laid to rest, Golden Globe nominations: 5 things you need to know Thursday

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 09:43:00

Former President George H.W. Bush laid to rest, 2019 Golden Globe nominations are announced and more things to start your Thursday morning.

Huawei chief financial officer arrested in Canada, faces possible extradition to United States

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 09:31:21

China demanded Meng Wanzhou s immediate release, and a former Canadian envoy to China warned that the case might lead to retaliation by China against American and Canadian executives.

LeBron James has no response, but are Kevin Durant s toxic comments wrong?

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 07:55:14

LeBron James insisted he had not read the story in which Kevin Durant said free agents shun James teams because of a "toxic" media environment.

Bus carrying student-athletes in Illinois collides with semitrailer

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 06:58:34

Authorities say a semitrailer in Illinois has collided with a school bus carrying members of a high school basketball team.

Supreme Court tackles double jeopardy exception that allows federal, state prosecutions for same crime

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 06:37:17

A coalition of liberal and conservative Supreme Court justices may stop the U.S. and states from prosecuting suspects twice for the same crime.

5 US Marine crew missing after warplanes collide off Japan

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 05:39:50

The U.S. Marine Corps said that the 2 a.m. crash involved an F/A-18 fighter jet and a KC-130 refueling aircraft during regular training after the planes took off from their base in Iwakuni, near Hiroshima in western Japan.

Infant ibuprofen recall: Walmart, CVS Pharmacy and Family Dollar lots impacted

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 05:22:33

New Jersey-based Tris Pharma, Inc. said there is a "remote possibility an increased amount of ibuprofen could lead to permanent kidney injury in infants.

3-year-old knows the Marines Hymn word for word

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 05:01:09

This is what happens when a Marine sings the Marines’ Hymn to his 3-year-old son every night.

MoviePass raises prices with revamped subscription plans, sticks to three movies a month

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 04:45:00

After a year and a half of money woes, MoviePass hopes to attract new subscribers with plans offering more movie choices for higher prices.

George H.W. Bush returns to Houston church he spent 50 years worshipping for final goodbye

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 04:17:25

George H.W. Bush, the nation s 41st president, was a member of St. Martin s Episcopal Church in Houston for more than a half century.

Kim Kardashian slams YouTuber who imitated Travis Scott in disgusting fake cheating pic

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 04:07:40

Christian Adam sparked cheating rumors by spreading an image of himself imitating Travis Scott with another woman – all for the sake of an experiment.

National for-profit college chain abruptly closes, stunning thousands of students

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 03:16:17

Education Corp. of America closed its for-profit college campuses. Among the colleges effected: Brightwood College, Brightwood Career Institute and Virginia College.

Hard-working mom blindsided with thank-yous

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-06 03:12:47

Raise your hand if you could use some appreciation like this.

The polluted New River poses a hazard on U.S.-Mexico border | Poisoned Cities, Deadly Border

USA Today(USA) 2018-12-05 13:54:07

The New River is filled with sewage and toxic pollution. Despite more than $90 million spent, the Mexican and U.S. governments have failed to clean it up.

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