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California fraternity suspended after student, 18, found dead near Irvine campus
Noah Domingo, 18, of La Crescenta, California, was found Saturday near University of California, Irvine.         
(Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:51:52 -0500)

2018 year in review: 50 stories from 50 states that moved us
USA TODAY revisits one story from each state that moved us – the big news, the best investigations and the moments we can't stop talking about.         
(Fri, 21 Dec 2018 14:07:09 -0500)

'Rent: Live' cast vamp up for ‘the best version that has existed to date’
Fox network is just about ready for its production of 'Rent' to air in just over a week starring Vanessa Hudgens, Brandon Victor Dixon, Keirsey Clemens and more. (Jan. 16)         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:23:33 -0500)

Razor burn: Gillette ad stirs online uproar
A Gillette ad for men invoking the #MeToo movement is sparking intense online backlash, Since it debuted Monday, the Internet-only ad has garnered nearly 19 million views on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter — a level of buzz that any brand would covet. (Jan. 16)         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:18:13 -0500)

White House terror suspect's Georgia home searched
A Georgia man accused of plotting to attack the White House with an anti-tank rocket was arrested on Wednesday after he traded his car for guns and explosives, authorities said. Local media reports agents searched Hasher Jallal Taheb's home. (Jan. 17)         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:13:23 -0500)

Disney World's secret to magic-making
Walt Disney World recently showed the Associated Press what it takes to put their shows together. It’s a shift for a resort that hasn’t allowed many peaks behind the curtains of the fantasy it creates. (Jan. 17)         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:12:50 -0500)

Home believed to be that of WH suspect searched
A Georgia man accused of plotting to attack the White House with an anti-tank rocket was arrested on Wednesday after he traded his car for guns and explosives, authorities said. Local media reports agents searched Hasher Jallal Taheb's home. (Jan. 17)         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:10:46 -0500)

Surveillance video shows deadly Syria blast
This report contains graphic content. Viewer discretion is advised. Surveillance footage shows the moment of an explosion in Syria, on Wednesday, in the US-patrolled town of Manbij. (Jan. 16)         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:06:07 -0500)

Jayme Closs suspect Jake Patterson's motivations will become clear, defense attorneys say
Defense attorneys for Jake Patterson, accused of kidnapping Jayme Closs and killing her parents, say his motivations will become clear later on.         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:49:34 -0500)

ShowBiz Minute: R.Kelly, Cornell, Royals
Chicago inspectors find code violations at R. Kelly's studio; Metallica, Miley Cyrus perform at Chris Cornell tribute; The Duke and Duchess of Sussex attend Cirque du Soleil performance. (Jan. 17)         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:41:11 -0500)

Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani: 'I never said there was no collusion between the campaign' and Russia
President Donald Trump's attorney, Rudy Giuliani, said there may have been "collusion" between members of the Trump campaign and Russia.         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:01:53 -0500)

Judge to announce verdict for 3 Chicago cops in alleged Laquan McDonald coverup trial
A Cook County judge is expected to announce a verdict Thursday for three current or former Chicago police officers on trial for allegedly conspiring to cover up the controversial police shooting of Laquan McDonald.         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 07:50:32 -0500)

We turned dashboard warning lights into emojis, you're welcome
Here is USA TODAY's remedy to recent survey results that found some millennials seem to be more familiar with emojis than their own car's dashboard warning lights.         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 06:57:17 -0500)

Kidman's engrossing transformation
Nicole Kidman hopes audiences won't be too distracted by her look in new dark thriller "Destroyer," where she plays a weathered, violent cop. (Jan. 17)         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 06:48:52 -0500)

AP Top Stories January 17 A
Here's the latest for Thursday January 17th: Pelosi says Trump should delay State of the Union; Suicide bombing in Syria kills 4 Americans; L.A. teacher strike negotiations on Thursday; Storms knock down trees in California.         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 06:43:53 -0500)

A lot of New Year's resolutions will likely collapse Thursday. Here's how you can avoid it
Make it or break it: Find out why Thursday is key to keeping those New Year's resolutions.         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:58:15 -0500)

Shutdown protest outside Dallas-Fort Worth Airport
Federal workers and airline employees protested the partial federal government shutdown outside Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport on Wednesday. (Jan 17)         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:43:55 -0500)

Outpouring of generosity for TSA workers, others not receiving pay
Food, financial help and haircuts are among the goods and services being given to TSA agents and other federal employees who are working without pay.         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 04:03:16 -0500)

Group of 247 immigrants arrested at US border
U.S. Border Patrol agents in New Mexico say a group of nearly 250 immigrants are in custody after turning themselves in to authorities at the Antelope Wells Port of Entry. (Jan. 17)         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 03:04:54 -0500)

Schumer 'very disappointed' in Barr
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says Attorney General nominee William Barr could not assure him that he would allow special counsel Robert Mueller's report to be fully released, other than redactions. Schumer says he's very disappointed. (Jan. 17)         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 02:58:53 -0500)

911 callers say Jayme Closs should get $50K reward for rescuing herself
The Wisconsin couple who called 911 to report that Jayme Closs had been found think that Closs herself is more deserving of the $50,000 reward money.         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:24:40 -0500)

Thousands of embryos left in limbo in clinics
Tens of thousands of embryos left over from pregnancy attempts are stuck in limbo in fertility clinics across the United States. They’ve been abandoned or their owners can’t decide what to do with them. (Jan. 17)         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:14:54 -0500)

Today in History for January 17th
Highlights of Today in History: Benjamin Franklin born; Soviet and Polish forces liberate Warsaw; Eisenhower farewell address; Japan earthquake; Al Capone is born;Muhammad Ali born.         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:06:55 -0500)

'I will live with the scars you left': Ex-teacher sentenced to 20 years for taking student
Tad Cummins will spend 20 years in prison for cultivating a sexual relationship with a teenage student and convincing her to run away with him for 38 days.         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 00:01:08 -0500)

Most distant object in space ever explored by humans makes film debut
Scientists from NASA's New Horizons mission on Tuesday released the first stitched together animation of Ultima Thule, the most distant object ever explored by humans. The small, icy object is shown spinning end-over-end like a propeller. (Jan. 16)         
(Wed, 16 Jan 2019 21:54:43 -0500)

Star chef Jose Andres serves free meals to federal workers
The government shutdown has caused for an outpouring of generosity throughout the country and chef Jose Andres has joined in by opening a kitchen and cafe to serve free meals to furloughed federal workers in Washington, D.C. (Jan. 16)         
(Wed, 16 Jan 2019 21:51:04 -0500)

Police investigate possible hate crime attack on Sikh store manager in Oregon
Salem police are investigating the attack of a Sikh store manager as a possible hate crime after a customer allegedly pushed him to the ground.         
(Wed, 16 Jan 2019 21:20:18 -0500)

Driver who attacked a giant snowman suffered 'instant karma,' photo shows
A driver found out the Petersburg, Kentucky snowman's lowest snowball covered a stump when they attempted to run a vehicle into "Frosty."         
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:23:27 -0500)

December political cartoons from the USA TODAY Network
Gannett's cartoonists from across the country draw their takes on news and politics.         
(Mon, 31 Dec 2018 08:16:01 -0500)

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

The day in pictures
(Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:16:24 -0500)

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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