Wild brawl erupts at end of Kansas-Kansas State rivalry game

Wild brawl erupts at end of Kansas-Kansas State rivalry game

CLOSEAutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideA wild brawl erupted at the end of the rivalry game between Kansas and Kansas State on Tuesday.  With time ticking down in the No. 3 Jayhawks' big 81-60 victory at Allen Fieldhouse, Kansas big man Silvio De Sousa made an emphatic block on K-State's DaJuan Gordon, who had stripped the Jayhawks'…
Is your Bed Bath & Beyond store closing? See the full list of the 40 stores shuttering in 2020

Is your Bed Bath & Beyond store closing? See the full list of the...

CLOSEForty Bed Bath & Beyond stores in 20 states are on the chopping block.The New Jersey-based home goods retailer, which also operates buybuy Baby, Harmon Face Values and World Market, shared the list of the closing Bed Bath & Beyond stores with USA TODAY Tuesday.Some of the stores have already closed or will close in the…
Ousted Recording Academy CEO alleges sexual harassment, corrupt Grammys voting

Ousted Recording Academy CEO alleges sexual harassment, corrupt Grammys voting

CLOSEWith only days until the Grammy Awards, ousted Recording Academy CEO Deborah Dugan filed an explosive discrimination complaint Tuesday alleging unlawful gender discrimination, sexual harassment, unlawful retaliation and unequal pay against the academy.The complaint, filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, accuses the academy of improper self-dealing by board members, voting irregularities with respect to nominations for Grammy Awards, shunning…
Baseball Hall of Fame: Derek Jeter gets all but one vote, Larry Walker narrowly wins a spot in Cooperstown

Baseball Hall of Fame: Derek Jeter gets all but one vote, Larry Walker narrowly...

CLOSEAutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideDerek Jeter’s passage into baseball’s Hall of Fame was as brisk and predictable as Larry Walker’s was arduous and dramatic.The last of the New York Yankees’ single-digit legends, Jeter on Tuesday just missed becoming the second player shipped off to Cooperstown in unanimous fashion, receiving 396 of 397 votes in balloting…
Baseball Hall of Fame: Derek Jeter gets all but one vote, Larry Walker narrowly wins a spot in Cooperstown

Baseball Hall of Fame: Derek Jeter gets all but one vote, Larry Walker narrowly...

CLOSEAutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideDerek Jeter’s passage into baseball’s Hall of Fame was as brisk and predictable as Larry Walker’s was arduous and dramatic.The last of the New York Yankees’ single-digit legends, Jeter on Tuesday just missed becoming the second player shipped off to Cooperstown in unanimous fashion, receiving 396 of 397 votes in balloting…
As impeachment trial starts, senator-jurors running for president get creative

As impeachment trial starts, senator-jurors running for president get creative

CLOSEWASHINGTON – Hours after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell proposed rules Tuesday for the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, Sen. Bernie Sanders canceled a planned rally Wednesday at the University of Northern Iowa.With the impeachment trial officially underway, the four Democratic senators-turned-impeachment-jurors who also are running for president will find themselves relying on surrogates keep…
What is coronavirus, and should Americans be worried? What to know about the outbreak in China

What is coronavirus, and should Americans be worried? What to know about the outbreak...

CLOSEThe World Health Organization will gather a panel of experts on coronavirus Wednesday in Geneva, Switzerland, to determine whether a China-based outbreak constitutes an international public health emergency and how the outbreak can be managed.China has reported 291 cases of the virus since December, most of them in the city of Wuhan. At least six…
First US case of deadly coronavirus reported in Washington state, CDC says

First US case of deadly coronavirus reported in Washington state, CDC says

CLOSEThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday confirmed the first U.S. case of a deadly new coronavirus that has killed six people in China.The CDC and Washington state officials said the man, in his 30s, was in good condition at Providence Regional Medical Center in Everett. The symptoms presented Sunday and the diagnosis was…
Schumer: McConnell wants a ‘rushed’ impeachment trial of President Trump

Schumer: McConnell wants a ‘rushed’ impeachment trial of President Trump

WASHINGTON – Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer of New York said Tuesday he will propose changes to Republicans' proposed rules for the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. “Leader McConnell wants the process rushed with as little evidence as possible in the dark of night,” Schumer said.Schumer said the first amendment will seek to subpoena White House documents that…
Poll: Majority support allowing new evidence at Trump’s impeachment trial

Poll: Majority support allowing new evidence at Trump’s impeachment trial

CLOSEWASHINGTON — As the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump resumes Tuesday with senators expected to debate how to conduct the trial, a new poll found that a majority of Americans say introducing new evidence should be allowed. In a Monmouth University poll released Tuesday before the trial got underway, 57% of respondents said House managers should…