‘It’s perplexing.’ How did the Golden Ray ship capsize? Here’s a look at possible answers

‘It’s perplexing.’ How did the Golden Ray ship capsize? Here’s a look at possible...

CLOSE U.S. Coast Guard video shows the dramatic rescue of the four missing crew aboard a cargo ship that capsized off the coast of Georgia. USA TODAYStory HighlightsFour crew members were finally rescued Monday night after the Golden Ray capsized.A former NTSB director says there appears to be no massive rocks the ship could've hit.One…
MSNBC host Lawrence O’Donnell made ‘error in judgment’ reporting unverified Trump story

MSNBC host Lawrence O’Donnell made ‘error in judgment’ reporting unverified Trump story

CLOSEMSNBC host Lawrence O'Donnell is admitting to an "error in judgment" reporting a story about alleged Russian ties to President Donald Trump's finances on Tuesday night.The host of "The Last Word" said in a tweet Wednesday that he ran a segment about "the president’s finances that didn’t go through our rigorous verification and standards process.…
Trump says US will maintain 8,600 troops in Afghanistan after major withdrawal

Trump says US will maintain 8,600 troops in Afghanistan after major withdrawal

CLOSE President Donald Trump dismissed concerns about climate change at the G7 summit in France Monday, saying he's "not going to lose" America's wealth "on dreams" and "windmills." He skipped a session on the topic earlier in the day. (Aug. 26) AP, APWASHINGTON – President Donald Trump said Thursday he intends to pull thousands of U.S.…
Why is the Amazon rainforest on fire?

Why is the Amazon rainforest on fire?

CLOSE The Amazon rainforest is burning at a record rate. The fires are no accident, and we need to face it. How does this affect our planet? Just the FAQs, USA TODAYThe Amazon is burning at an alarming rate as tens of thousands of fires lay waste to the world's largest tropical rainforest. Brazil's National Institute of Space Research…
Colts owner Jim Irsay keeps door cracked for Andrew Luck comeback

Colts owner Jim Irsay keeps door cracked for Andrew Luck comeback

CLOSE Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay speaks to the media after Andrew Luck's retirement announcement. Clark Wade, Clark.Wade@Indystar.comINDIANAPOLIS — Maybe Jim Irsay is grieving. It would make sense. A lot of Indianapolis Colts fans are grieving right now. And that’s what Jim Irsay is at heart: the lifelong leader of Colts nation.And it seems that…
Stunner: Colts’ Andrew Luck abruptly retiring from NFL

Stunner: Colts’ Andrew Luck abruptly retiring from NFL

CLOSE Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck, after reports of his retirement, leaves Lucas Oil Stadium to boos. Aug. 24, 2019 Matt Kryger, IndyStarWhy did Andrew Luck quit the NFL? He explains his decision in emotional news conference.INDIANAPOLIS — Colts quarterback Andrew Luck is retiring from the NFL."I'm going to retire, this is not an easy…
Robert Downey Jr. teases major surprise: ‘All will be revealed’ at Rolling Stones concert

Robert Downey Jr. teases major surprise: ‘All will be revealed’ at Rolling Stones concert

CLOSEMick Jagger and The Rolling Stones perform at the Rose Bowl Thursday night, and apparently, they have something out of this world to announce. (Photo: Greg Allen/Invision/AP)PASADENA, Calif. — Something mysterious is going down with the Rolling Stones concert at the Rose Bowl on Thursday night. Robert Downey Jr. has promised it's going to be big, posting…
At least 10 people injured after shooting at Alabama high school football game, authorities say

At least 10 people injured after shooting at Alabama high school football game, authorities...

CLOSEAt least 10 people were injured following a shooting at the end of a high school football game in Mobile, Alabama, on Friday,  authorities said.Mobile Police Chief Lawrence Battiste said one person had a seizure after the incident at Ladd Peebles Stadium, a city-owned venue hosting a game between LeFlore High School and Williamson High School. 10…
‘Star Wars’ fans lose it over ‘Rise of Skywalker’ D23 footage and Rey’s double lightsaber

‘Star Wars’ fans lose it over ‘Rise of Skywalker’ D23 footage and Rey’s double...

Daisy Ridley as Rey in a scene from 'Star Wars: Episode IX.' (Photo: Lucasfilm Ltd., AP)"Star Wars" will certainly continue long after this chapter ends. On Friday, Disney premiered a new chapter at D23 on Friday, showing the trailer for "The Mandalorian" series which will premiere on Disney+ streaming, along with announcing a new series featuring Obi-Wan…
Mon dieu! Donald Trump arrives at G7 summit in France amid tensions, threat of tariffs on French wines

Mon dieu! Donald Trump arrives at G7 summit in France amid tensions, threat of...

CLOSE President Donald Trump and Melania Trump arrive at the airport in Biarritz, France for the G7 summit. WOCHITBIARRITZ, France – Fears of a global recession and a mélange of other troubling issues awaited President Donald Trump and other leaders of the world’s most industrialized economies as they arrived on Saturday at a seaside resort…