NEWS

Trump: Pompeo heading to North Korea to arrange summit with Kim Jong Un

  President Donald Trump says Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is en route to North Korea ahead of Trump’s planned meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. (May 8) AP Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, walks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a meeting in Dalian in northeastern China’s Liaoning Province this […]

Google’s latest assault on Apple proves how far behind Siri really is

Lol now Facebook is just making fake news smaller

Russia blames Israel for Syria air base attack after Pentagon denial of U.S. involvement

This comedian’s dramatic re-enactment of his son falling in nettles should win all the awards

POLITICS

Who wins and who loses in Trump’s decision to pull the United States from the Iran deal?

  President Trump made an announcement from the White House, keeping his campaign promise, that the United States would withdraw from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, also known as the Iran nuclear deal. John Fritze reports. John Fritze, USA TODAY   National Security Adviser John Bolton attends the ceremonial swearing-in of Secretary of State […]

Melania Trump ‘really fun’ but ‘can’t go outside,’ says French first lady Brigitte Macron

Syria chemical attack would be the eighth since Trump took office

Citizenship question to be put back on the 2020 Census

Oscars 2018: Predicting who will win — and who should

SPORT

Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson tee off on each other ahead of Players first round

  SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Steve DiMeglio thinks Tiger Woods can contend at the Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass, but only if he can fix one vital part of his game. USA TODAY Sports   Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson smile as they walk onto the 12th green during a practice round for the Masters […]

One-handed NFL prospect Shaquem Griffin embraces the opportunity to prove doubters wrong — again

Alex Rodriguez wonders what it would have been like to be a Met

Jim Mora has some surprising NFL draft advice for Browns at No. 1

Players union files grievance vs. Rays, Pirates, Athletics, Marlins over revenue-sharing spending

SCIENCE

When a Road Diet Goes Off the Rails

  In cities nationwide, efforts to redesign streets for bikes and pedestrians can face stiff resistance. On a rainy March evening in Pasadena, California, about 350 people packed the auditorium of Pasadena City College for a standing-room-only public meeting. The issue of the hour: Reducing the number of travel lanes of Orange Grove Boulevard. Authorities […]

Can Hollywood Find the Drama in a Property Rights Milestone?

Navigator: Your Stories From Abroad

The Women-Led Push for Nuclear Deterrence

Why Asking About U.S. Citizenship Imperils the Census

TRAVEL

Dream homes: Five tempting homes for sale in Lake Tahoe

  This Zephyr Cove home in Lake Tahoe, Nev., has sprawling, lawns, and other water features.(Photo: ENGEL & VÖLKERS) Lake Tahoe is one of the most expensive and complicated destinations for real estate purchases. It spans two states—California and Nevada—and has about 70 miles of shoreline. The lake itself is about 22 miles long and […]

Photo tour: Inside Carnival Cruise Line’s new Carnival Horizon

50 states: 50 beers for travelers

First look: Inside Royal Caribbean’s Symphony of the Seas, world’s largest cruise ship

Hull art gone wild: The crazy things cruise lines are painting on ships

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