White House considers ban on flights to China amid coronavirus outbreak

White House considers ban on flights to China amid coronavirus outbreak

CLOSE Coronavirus has spread from Wuhan, China, to countries across the world. But how do you know you have it? Here are some signs to watch out for. USA TODAYThe White House is considering a ban on flights between the United States and China as the new coronavirus outbreak continues to spread, Trump administration officials…
Pentagon raises number of troops that suffered brain injuries in Iran strike to 50

Pentagon raises number of troops that suffered brain injuries in Iran strike to 50

CLOSE New video appears to show a second Iranian missile hitting a Ukrainian plane, killing all 176 people onboard. USA TODAYWASHINGTON – The Pentagon updated the number of service members injured during Iran's missile assault on U.S. troop in Iraq earlier this month to 50 service members being treated for traumatic brain injuries.The day after the…
Did Amy Klobuchar help send an innocent teen away for life?

Did Amy Klobuchar help send an innocent teen away for life?

CLOSE Myon Burrell has served more than 17 years for the shooting of an 11-year-old girl _ a case originally prosecuted by presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar. But an Associated Press investigation uncovered myriad inconsistencies in the case. (Jan. 28) AP DomesticMINNEAPOLIS  — It was a prime-time moment for Amy Klobuchar.Standing in the glare of television…
Did Amy Klobuchar help send an innocent teen away for life?

Did Amy Klobuchar help send an innocent teen away for life?

CLOSE Myon Burrell has served more than 17 years for the shooting of an 11-year-old girl _ a case originally prosecuted by presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar. But an Associated Press investigation uncovered myriad inconsistencies in the case. (Jan. 28) AP DomesticMINNEAPOLIS  — It was a prime-time moment for Amy Klobuchar.Standing in the glare of television…
Powerful 7.7 earthquake strikes in Caribbean between Cuba and Jamaica

Powerful 7.7 earthquake strikes in Caribbean between Cuba and Jamaica

CLOSE Every year, there are about 500,000 earthquakes - 100,000 of which can be felt on the Earth's surface. But how do earthquakes work? We explain. USA TODAYA magnitude 7.7 earthquake in the Caribbean Sea, followed by a series of strong aftershocks, shook a large stretch from Florida to Mexico on Tuesday but apparently caused…
Kobe Bryant’s ex-pilot: Helicopter was ‘Cadillac’ of the skies, yet it crashed. NTSB is hunting for clues.

Kobe Bryant’s ex-pilot: Helicopter was ‘Cadillac’ of the skies, yet it crashed. NTSB is...

CLOSE Audio captured by LiveATC.net reveals the final exchanges between air traffic controllers and the pilot flying the Kobe Bryant helicopter that crashed. StoryfulLOS ANGELES — Flying aboard a luxury helicopter with a veteran pilot at the controls, Kobe Bryant and his seven passengers should have had few worries.Their Sikorsky S-76B that would whisk them roughly 90…
Powerful 7.7 earthquake strikes in Caribbean between Cuba and Jamaica

Powerful 7.7 earthquake strikes in Caribbean between Cuba and Jamaica

CLOSE Every year, there are about 500,000 earthquakes - 100,000 of which can be felt on the Earth's surface. But how do earthquakes work? We explain. USA TODAYA 7.7 magnitude earthquake has been reported in the Caribbean Sea between Jamaica and Cuba, the U.S. Geological Survey said.The center of the quake was located about 73…
Lindsey Graham backs giving senators access to John Bolton book; Dems respond ‘absurd’ – live Trump impeachment trial updates

Lindsey Graham backs giving senators access to John Bolton book; Dems respond ‘absurd’ –...

CLOSE The impeachment trial of President Donald Trump received a dose of defense in an attempt to invalidate the charges against him. USA TODAYThe Senate impeachment trial resumes at 1 p.m. EST today. Refresh here for updates.WASHINGTON – A proposal floated Tuesday by GOP senators to allow access to John Bolton's manuscript is being shot down…
US is evacuating Americans from Wuhan as death toll from new coronavirus exceeds 100 in China

US is evacuating Americans from Wuhan as death toll from new coronavirus exceeds 100...

CLOSE The 2019 coronavirus has drawn similarities with Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, a coronavirus that killed more than 700 people in 2002-2003. USA TODAYU.S. consulate staffers and other Americans in Wuhan will be evacuated to California on Wednesday as the death toll rose to 106 from a new virus racing through China.Wuhan, a city of…
Even if the Senate does not remove Donald Trump, this impeachment is far from a mistake

Even if the Senate does not remove Donald Trump, this impeachment is far from...

David Rothkopf, Opinion contributor Published 3:15 a.m. ET Jan. 28, 2020 | Updated 8:35 a.m. ET Jan. 28, 2020CLOSE The impeachment trial of President Donald Trump received a dose of defense in an attempt to invalidate the charges against him. USA TODAYThe judgment of the court of public opinion will matter more to history and…