Bombshell book: What we know about John Bolton’s allegations about Trump and Ukraine

Bombshell book: What we know about John Bolton’s allegations about Trump and Ukraine

CLOSE U.S. and Ukraine relations go further back than the now infamous phone call between Trump and Zelensky. We explain their relationship. USA TODAYIn his upcoming book, former national security adviser John Bolton writes that President Donald Trump told him he did not wish to release military aid to Ukraine until that country helped with…
Bombshell book: What we know about John Bolton’s allegations about Trump and Ukraine

Bombshell book: What we know about John Bolton’s allegations about Trump and Ukraine

CLOSE President Donald Trump's lawyers opened their impeachment trial defense on Saturday by asserting that he did nothing wrong when he asked Ukraine to investigate a political rival, Joe Biden. They accused prosecutors of omitting key evidence. (Jan. 25) AP DomesticIn his upcoming book, former national security adviser John Bolton writes that President Donald Trump…
What we know: The latest details of helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant

What we know: The latest details of helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant

CLOSE USA TODAY Sports' Mark Medina sat down with Kobe Bryant days prior to his tragic death to discuss the NBA legends' future plans. USA TODAYNew details continue to emerge about the helicopter crash that killed NBA legend Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven others in Calabasas, California, on Sunday afternoon.As fans mourn the sudden death…
Trump impeachment trial back today with defense team’s second day of opening arguments – Updates

Trump impeachment trial back today with defense team’s second day of opening arguments –...

CLOSE Pat Cipollone, part of President Donald Trump's legal defense team, summarized their defense during their opening arguments on January 25, 2020. USA TODAYThe impeachment trial resumes today at 1 p.m. EST. Follow here for updates throughout the day. President Donald Trump's legal team presents the second day of its defense on Monday in the Senate…
Democrats demand Bolton testify after NYT report Trump directly told him Ukraine aid tied to investigations

Democrats demand Bolton testify after NYT report Trump directly told him Ukraine aid tied...

CLOSE Senators from both parties react to the possibility of calling former White House national security adviser John Bolton as he is "prepared to testify" if he is subpoenaed by the Senate in its impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. (Jan. 7) AP DomesticDemocrats ratcheted up their demands that former national security adviser John Bolton…
Kobe Bryant reaction, impeachment trial, Holocaust Remembrance Day: 5 things to know Monday

Kobe Bryant reaction, impeachment trial, Holocaust Remembrance Day: 5 things to know Monday

Editors, USA TODAY Published 3:37 a.m. ET Jan. 27, 2020 CLOSETeams likely to honor Kobe Bryant during NBA gamesSix games are on the NBA schedule for Monday, a day after Kobe Bryant, one of basketball's greatest players, was among nine passengers who died in a helicopter crash. The victims also included Bryant's 13-year-old daughter, Gianna.…
Kobe Bryant helicopter crash investigators to review records, fog conditions, experts say

Kobe Bryant helicopter crash investigators to review records, fog conditions, experts say

CLOSE Legendary NBA player Kobe Bryant, 41, has died in a helicopter crash in California that killed nine people including his 13-year-old daughter. WochitThe federal investigation of the helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant and eight others began to unfold on Monday, with experts questioning why the pilot flew in foggy conditions and the chopper's maintenance history. Sunday morning visibility…
Grammys 2020: Kobe Bryant tributes, Demi Lovato’s teary return and more must-know moments

Grammys 2020: Kobe Bryant tributes, Demi Lovato’s teary return and more must-know moments

CLOSE The 2020 Grammy Awards included many notable moments with a Kobe Bryant tribute and Billie Eilish winning the top four awards of the night. USA TODAYThe biggest night in music paid tribute to a legend in a different arena, one whose rhythm was the sound of a basketball hitting the court who heard a…
Grammys 2020: The winners list

Grammys 2020: The winners list

CLOSE The week leading up to the Grammys has been filled with allegations of corruption within the Academy as well as drama within the band Aerosmith. USA TODAYWho won big at the 62nd annual Grammy Awards, honoring the best in music? Check out the list of Grammys winners (in bold) and nominees:Record of the YearWINNER: "Bad Guy" – Billie Eilish"Hey,…