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New York judge dies after having a heart attack on the bench

Jun 16, 2019 • 8:07 AM ET U.S. USA TODAY

James Reitz, a 57-year-old judge from Mahopac, New York, died after suffering a heart attack in Putnam County Court.              …

Everything you need to know about travel with animals (and kids)

Jun 16, 2019 • 8:00 AM ET Travel USA TODAY

Travel with animals is one of the great unexplored topics in travel journalism. Most of the stories are about whether pets belong on a plane.         …

In ‘City on a Hill,’ a Crime-Ridden Boston Before the ‘Miracle’

Jun 16, 2019 • 8:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times

The new Showtime series sets a procedural against the backdrop of a particularly fraught era in the city’s …

'Just the beginning': LeBron James welcomes Anthony Davis to Lakers

Jun 16, 2019 • 7:46 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Superstar big man Anthony Davis is headed to the Los Angeles Lakers, and his new teammate, LeBron James, couldn't be happier.             …

‘Massive’ Power Failure Hits at Least 2 Latin American Countries

Jun 16, 2019 • 7:43 AM ET The New York Times

Officials in the two South American countries said a failure in an electrical interconnection system had plunged tens of millions into darkness in the …

Huge crowds again march in Hong Kong over proposed extradition bill

Jun 16, 2019 • 7:21 AM ET World USA TODAY

Tens of thousands of Hong Kong residents march Sunday in opposition to proposed legislation that has stoked fears of expanding control from Beijing …

Shooting at Costco: Off-duty LAPD officer fired fatal shot after man hit him

Jun 16, 2019 • 7:08 AM ET U.S. USA TODAY

The officer shot a man who had attacked him while he was holding his child, the Corona Police Department said. Two of the man's relatives were …

Here's the secret for living longer and loving retirement

Jun 16, 2019 • 7:01 AM ET Money USA TODAY

The key for living longer is to retire from joyless work and work at something that brings joy.             …

The economic expansion is poised to be the longest ever. Will it die or get a second wind?

Jun 16, 2019 • 7:01 AM ET Money USA TODAY

The 10-year-old economic expansion will become the longest in U.S. history in July. Will it die of old age or get a second wind?             …

Americans Need More Neighbors

Jun 16, 2019 • 6:57 AM ET Opinion The New York Times

A big idea in Minneapolis points the way for other cities desperately in need of …

The tools dad left me can't fix my broken heart on Father's Day

Jun 16, 2019 • 6:00 AM ET Opinion USA TODAY

My dad was a strict man, but he was honest and worked hard to provide for our family. This Father's Day, I remember him through his tools and …

Iran, Hong Kong, Father’s Day: Your Weekend Briefing

Jun 16, 2019 • 6:00 AM ET The New York Times

Here’s what you need to know about the week’s top …

188 Sickly Dogs Hoarded by a One-Time Top Breeder at Westminster

Jun 16, 2019 • 5:56 AM ET The New York Times

An animal cruelty investigation of a New Jersey couple has been opened. The pair said: “This wasn’t backyard breeding. Things just went …

One Reluctant Night Out Leads to a Forever Date

Jun 16, 2019 • 5:56 AM ET The New York Times

Philippe Corbé and Javier Miguel Céspedes, two outsiders, found sanctuary, and each other, in a Manhattan …

Inmates Can Legally Possess Marijuana, but Not Smoke It, California Court Rules

Jun 16, 2019 • 5:00 AM ET Politics The New York Times

An appeals court said that inmates were within their rights to possess up to an ounce of pot, but noted that prison authorities could still ban …

The Damage of Dad-Shaming

Jun 16, 2019 • 5:00 AM ET Health The New York Times

More than half of the fathers in a national poll reported being criticized about their parenting …

For Father's Day, let's make dads part of prenatal care. It's good for parents and babies.

Jun 16, 2019 • 5:00 AM ET Opinion USA TODAY

Fathers matter a lot. Their involvement with a partner's pregnancy can even reduce the risk of a child dying in the first year of life.         …

Is it Christian or illegal to aid migrants? A hung Tucson jury, a fork in the road of faith

Jun 16, 2019 • 3:15 AM ET Opinion USA TODAY

How do you define religious freedom? Prison for being a Good Samaritan to refugees? The hung jury in the Scott Warren trial leaves the question to …

Hong Kong Protest Live Updates: City Braces for More Demonstrations

Jun 16, 2019 • 2:06 AM ET The New York Times

Many protesters said they were no longer demonstrating only against a contentious extradition bill but also the city’s leadership and the police …

Rizzo's 2-run HR in 9th lifts Cubs over Dodgers 2-1

Jun 16, 2019 • 12:13 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Anthony Rizzo hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off closer Kenley Jansen in the ninth, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 2-1 victory over the NL West-leading …