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Guide fatally mauled by bear while helping Florida hunter in Wyoming
Guide Mark Uptain, 37, was helping a client find an elk shot the day before. The two were then attacked by two suspected grizzly bears.         
(Mon, 17 Sep 2018 04:50:55 -0400)

Trump says ‘hard’ to imagine Kavanaugh did wrong
President Donald Trump says “we'll have to make a decision” if Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s sexual-assault accuser “makes a credible showing” before the Senate Judiciary Committee. (Sept. 19)         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:26:13 -0400)

Coast Guard helicopter: Eyes in the skies search for Florence victims on the ground
From the air, the U.S. Coast Guard helicopter spots boats navigating through large swaths of water. The tops of roofs are the only sign that the area in Brunswick County is a neighborhood instead of a river. While Florence has moved on, floodwaters still posed a danger in North Carolina.         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:23:15 -0400)

Mosquitoes are eating plastic. Why that's a big problem.
A Biology Letters study found that when a mosquito larvae eats microplastic, that plastic can remain in the insect's body into adulthood.         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:05:12 -0400)

Kidnapper of Elizabeth Smart to be released from prison
Wanda Barzee, 72, pleaded guilty to kidnapping and other charges in the Elizabeth Smart case in 2003 and was sentenced to concurrent, 15-year sentences in federal and state courts.         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:57:55 -0400)

Homeless man defends shaving on train in viral video: I was trying to look 'presentable'
A man caught shaving on a public train in a video that went viral said he was trying to clean up after spending several days in a homeless shelter.         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:05:16 -0400)

Did 'downgraded' Florence contribute to a false sense of security?
The famed 1 to 5 Saffir-Simpson hurricane scale, which only measures wind speed, may not the best way to gauge a storm's ferocity, experts say. Hurricane Florence was 'downgraded,' even though it was becoming more dangerous.         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 08:51:39 -0400)

My First Audition: Simone Missick
"Luke Cage," "The Defenders" and "Iron Fist" actress Simone Missick looks back at her first ever role - playing a dog in a children's play. (Sept. n19)         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:52:30 -0400)

My First Audition: Alice Eve
British actress Alice Eve - known for her work in "Star Trek: Into Darkness" and "Starter for 10" - lost out to Scarlett Johansson in her first-ever audition. (Sept. 19)         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:52:30 -0400)

'Serial killer' border patrol agent investigation: 4th victim's name not released yet
The woman identified only as "Jane Doe" was the fourth woman shot to death allegedly by a Border Patrol agent during a 10-day killing spree.         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:52:48 -0400)

2 detainees drown in sheriff's van amid flooding, brings Florence death toll to 37
The two deputies "attempted to extricate the persons being transported" but failed, according to the Horry County Sheriff's Office.         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:13:29 -0400)

My First Audition: Simone Missick
"Luke Cage," "The Defenders" and "Iron Fist" actress Simone Missick looks back at her first ever role - playing a dog in a children's play. (Sept. n19)         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 06:52:29 -0400)

My First Audition: Alice Eve
British actress Alice Eve - known for her work in "Star Trek: Into Darkness" and "Starter for 10" - lost out to Scarlett Johansson in her first-ever audition. (Sept. 19)         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 06:47:29 -0400)

ShowBiz Minute: Chen, Emmys, Simpson
CBS' Julie Chen leaves daytime's "The Talk" in taped message; Record-low viewership for Emmy Awards; Jessica Simpson pregnant with a baby girl. (Sept. 19)         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 06:32:30 -0400)

Cruz: Ryan Murphy 'has given me so much'
Penelope Cruz says her Emmy-nominated role in her first U.S. television project, "The Assassination of Gianni Versace," has been great for her career, and she looks forward to working with showrunner Ryan Murphy again. (Sept. 19)         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 05:47:33 -0400)

Pratt's running role model: Tom Cruise
After meeting with seven disabled athletes who are being sponsored to run in the New York Marathon, actor Chris Pratt talks about not being a great runner himself due to a childhood injury and why he looks to Tom Cruise as a career guide. (Sept. 19)         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 05:42:34 -0400)

Low income, high unemployment contribute to these US cities high poverty rates
24/7 Wall Street reviewed metro area level poverty data from the U.S. Census Bureau to identify the cities with the highest poverty rates.         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 06:09:47 -0400)

Great-grandmother kills 12-foot gator with one shot; she thinks it ate her miniature horse
Judy Cochran, great-grandmother and also the mayor of Livingston, Texas, says she shot and killed a 12-foot, 580-pound alligator.         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 06:55:35 -0400)

Florence's first victims: A baby and his mom who 'was determined to make a better life'
Hurricane Florence caused a large tree to crash into Lesha Patrice Murphy-Johnson's home, killing her and her 8-month-old son, Adam.         
(Tue, 18 Sep 2018 23:59:24 -0400)

Today in History for September 19th
Highlights of this day in history: A pivotal battle in the American Revolution; President James Garfield dies; Bruno Hauptmann arrested in the Lindbergh baby case; Unabomber's manifesto published; 'Mary Tyler Moore Show' premieres. (Sept. 19)         
(Tue, 18 Sep 2018 21:12:30 -0400)

At least 1.7 million chickens dead in flooding from Florence, major poultry producer says
Approximately six million more chickens were isolated by Hurricane Florence flood waters at 30 farms, Sanderson Farms announced Monday.         
(Tue, 18 Sep 2018 21:10:41 -0400)

From dressing rooms backstage to inclusion, fashion is changing
At the recent Business of Fashion 500 gala during New York Fashion Week, models discussed recent changes in the industry. (Sept. 18)         
(Tue, 18 Sep 2018 20:52:31 -0400)

Wandering mountain lion visits Colorado hotel
A mountain lion has been caught on a surveillance camera dashing to the doorstep of a Colorado motel office, venturing toward the open doorway and then wandering away. (Sept. 18)         
(Tue, 18 Sep 2018 20:47:39 -0400)

How social media has impacted fashion
Social Media has changed the game in a number of industries. The fashion world is not exempt. At New York Fashion Week, designers, models and guests weighed in on social media's continued influence in the industry_ most felt positively about its addition. (Sept. 18)         
(Tue, 18 Sep 2018 20:47:31 -0400)

Alyssa Milano and Debby Ryan's career connection
Starting a career from a young age has its benefits, but it's not without challenges as child roles evolve into adult parts. Co-stars Alyssa Milano and Debby Ryan of the Netflix comedy "Insatiable" are each former child stars who know what it's like to struggle to be taken seriously. They say the "Insatiable" set was a haven from criticism of the series before it even premiered and of the #MeToo movement. (Sept. 18)         
(Tue, 18 Sep 2018 20:22:31 -0400)

A bright light in a storm. Coast Guard boat crew offers relief from Florence with different kind of rescue
One U.S. Coast Guard team has been a bright light, helping people feel a small sense of relief during Hurricane Florence.         
(Tue, 18 Sep 2018 20:19:56 -0400)

Kerry Washington goes from 'Scandal' to Broadway
Kerry Washington is thrilled that she's returning to Broadway in the new play "American Son." The play, co-starring Steven Pasquale, will begin performances at the Booth Theatre Oct. 6 ahead of a Nov. 4 opening night. (Sept. 18)         
(Tue, 18 Sep 2018 20:02:33 -0400)

Florence dumped a mind-numbing amount of water on the Carolinas
We've seen the dramatic flooding across the Carolinas after Hurricane Florence. This puts all that water into perspective.         
(Tue, 18 Sep 2018 19:33:49 -0400)

September political cartoons from the USA TODAY NETWORK
Cartoonists from across the country draw their takes on news and politics.         
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 08:45:07 -0400)

What are the richest countries in the world?
(Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:00:29 -0400)

The day in pictures
(Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:15:43 -0400)

Trump's controversial trip to Europe: World leaders and protests
(Fri, 13 Jul 2018 10:40:20 -0400)

US skyscrapers: Tallest building in every state
(Tue, 6 Mar 2018 09:21:11 -0500)

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