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RBG's impactGinsburg's top opinions
      

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Elections 2020Register to vote 🗳️
      

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2020 TV premieresWhen do shows debut?
      

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NFL power rankingsThere's a new No. 1
      

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Breonna Taylor protesters in Louisville defy curfew, confront armed counter-protesters claiming to 'defend the Constitution'One counter-protester dressed in a camouflage helmet and a green vest told reporters he was a member of the "Oath Keepers" from North Carolina.
      

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Trump campaigns in Jacksonville, calls for Biden to release list of Supreme Court choicesTrump did not drop any hints about who he will announce as his Supreme Court nominee on Saturday beyond saying the selection will be a woman.
      

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Breonna Taylor updates: Curfew extended; Taylor's mother speaks out; Kentucky officials decline Trump's offer for federal helpBreonna Taylor's mother says the system failed her daughter. Kentucky's governor declines President Trump's offer for federal assistance. Latest news.
      

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Joe Biden endorsed, Trump excoriated by nearly 500 retired top military, national security officialsNearly 500 retired generals, admirals and senior civilian national security officials endorse Joe Biden and blast President Donald Trump.
      

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Feds announce inquiry involving 9 mail-in ballots in Pennsylvania as Trump rails about fraudU.S. Attorney David Freed said federal authorities were alerted Monday to the discovery, prompting the inquiry by the FBI and state police.
      

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Fact checking 8 myths in Breonna Taylor case: Was she asleep when police shot her? Is there body-cam footage?We gathered the facts based on public records, official statements and interviews with witnesses and people close to the case to knock down myths.
      

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Lakers on verge of NBA Finals as they push Nuggets into third straight 3-1 series deficitThe Lakers are one win away from reaching the NBA Finals for the first time in 10 years, while the Nuggets are looking at another 3-1 series deficit.
      

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Opinion: Expanding College Football Playoff fair thing to do in this unprecedented seasonAll Power Five leagues are set to play this fall, but schedule differences and circumstances of 2020 make choosing four best teams nearly impossible.
      

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Top Senate Judiciary Democrat Feinstein says she doesn't 'have the power' to block Trump's Supreme Court nomineeSen. Dianne Feinstein called it 'deeply concerning' if a Supreme Court nominee is confirmed before a new president is inaugurated.
      

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ESPN announcer Mark Jones says he will refuse police protection at college football gameESPN college football play-by-play announcer Mark Jones says in a tweet he will refuse police protection Saturday at the Army-Cincinnati game.
      

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'Let the world see': Church where 100,000 saw Emmett Till's open casket is now on a list of US endangered historic placesThe church where an estimated 100,000 people viewed Emmett Till's open casket was listed among America's most endangered historic places Thursday.
      

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Breonna Taylor protesters urged nonviolence, then 2 Louisville police officers were shotProtesters discouraged violence after the indictment in the Breonna Taylor case. Two officers were shot while responding to a crowd.
      

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Almost 2 in 3 Americans say economy is worse than a year ago today, survey saysA majority of Americans also say they believe the nation is on the wrong track, the survey finds.
      

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'Honor her wish': Trump is jeered as he pays his respects to Ruth Bader Ginsburg at Supreme CourtMembers of the public booed Trump as he approached the casket atop the marble steps of the Supreme Court building to honor Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
      

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Coronavirus updates: Pac-12 football returns; Cuomo says New York will review vaccines approved by feds; fears of a second wave in EuropeNew York will conduct a review of any coronavirus vaccines approved by the federal government. Study says virus has mutated. Latest COVID news.
      

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HHS spokesperson Michael Caputo diagnosed with cancer after taking medical leaveMichael Caputo, who took leave from his role as spokesperson for HHS, has been diagnosed with metastatic cancer in his head and neck.
      

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3 railroad workers suspended after 'man cave' found under New York's Grand Central TerminalThe room under Grand Central Terminal had a television and beer-stocked refrigerator, Metropolitan Transportation Authority officials said.
      

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There have already been 8,000 wildfires in California this year. A warm, dry fall forecast threatens to bring more trouble.Meteorologists throughout California warn of increased fire danger as temperatures soar to triple digits, starting this weekend.
      

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Pac-12 announces it will begin college football season on Nov. 6The Pac-12 reversed its earlier decision and will attempt to play a seven-game schedule beginning Nov. 6. Teams will be considered for the CFP.
      

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Review: Aaron Sorkin's 'The Trial of the Chicago 7' packs its courtroom with stellar castAaron Sorkin packs his Netflix courtroom drama with quite a few good men in 'The Trial of the Chicago 7,' about the notorious 1969 trial.
      

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'The Rocky Horror Picture Show' turns 45: Every song in the midnight movie musical, ranked'The Rocky Horror Picture Show' turns 45, and to celebrate we're ranking every song in the cult movie musical starring Tim Curry and Susan Sarandon.
      

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United Airlines to make COVID-19 rapid tests available to passengers, starting on Hawaii routeUnited's COVID-19 testing program, beginning Oct. 15 on flights from San Francisco to Hawaii, will allow flyers to take a rapid test at the airport.
      

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New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft has charges dropped in Florida prostitution stingMisdemeanor prostitution solicitation charges against New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft were dropped Thursday in Florida.
      

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'An election between Donald Trump and democracy': Bernie Sanders sounds alarm on president refusing defeat if he losesBernie Sanders will warn the public of a "nightmare scenario" – Donald Trump not accepting an election loss, as the president himself has intimated.
      

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California's governor, Gavin Newsom, wants to ban gas cars by 2035. What does that mean for drivers?California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed an executive order calling on agencies to build a plan to phase out sales of all new gas-powered cars by 2035.
      

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Near-Earth asteroid fly-bys and impacts, exploring our apocalypse preventionOne cosmic rock a half-mile wide could change our planet forever, unless we spot it well-ahead of time.
      

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This is how often you should wash your clothesWearing some clothes more than once can do more harm than good.
      

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Airman mom pulls off sneaky surprise for sonsIn the last three years, Master Sergeant Liana Perez has had to endure a lot of time away from her family but when she finally was able to come home she got an emotional reunion with her kids.
      

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Diver captures epic moment as seal plays with himBen Burville has studied behavior of seals for over 20 years and he says they "rarely interact like this."
      

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Did you get our text? Countdown to Election DayFollow along with USA TODAY (via text!) as we cover the need-to-know moments during the debates, the election and everything in between.
      

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Your guide to COVID-19What you need to know about coronavirus, including what to do if you think you might be sick, how to keep you and your family safe and tips on what to do while staying home.
      

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Tracking the coronavirus outbreakTrack coronavirus outbreaks across the United States with daily updated maps, total cases and deaths.
      

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg becomes first woman to lie in state: 8 other strides she made for womenAs Ginsburg becomes first woman to lie in state, here are 8 other strides she made for women.
      

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FBI warns delayed election results could be exploited by foreign actors spreading disinformation"Foreign actors ... could exploit the time required to certify and announce elections' results by disseminating disinformation ... intended to convince the public of the elections' illegitimacy."
      

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Coronavirus has exposed a secret underbelly of the travel business: Ponzi-style schemes to pay bookingsConsumer complaints related to COVID-19 include more than 5,300 travelers who struggled to secure refunds for trips interrupted by coronavirus.
      

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