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Trump Contradicts Advisers on China Technology Fears

Feb 18, 2020 • 12:05 PM ET Politics The New York Times

The president, in a series of tweets, said the U.S. would not restrict sales to the country, a sharp shift in administration …

Roger Stone Sentencing Will Go On as Planned, Judge Says

Feb 18, 2020 • 12:02 PM ET Politics The New York Times

Mr. Stone’s lawyers had asked for a delay in a case that has prompted turmoil within the Justice Department. But the judge said she will still hear …

Trump grants full pardon to former owner of the San Francisco 49ers Eddie DeBartolo Jr.

Feb 18, 2020 • 11:48 AM ET Politics USA TODAY

Trump granted a full pardon to Edward DeBartolo Jr., the former San Francisco 49ers owner who pleaded guilty in a gambling fraud case.              …

Harvey Weinstein trial jury begins deliberating, told to use 'common sense'

Feb 18, 2020 • 11:38 AM ET Lifestyle USA TODAY

The Harvey Weinstein trial jury listened to Judge James Burke's instructions about the law before retiring to deliberate on the ex-mogul's fate.     …

Kickstarter Employees Vote to Unionize

Feb 18, 2020 • 11:37 AM ET Tech The New York Times

Engineers and others at the crowdfunding platform voted narrowly to form a union, one of the first tech companies to do …

Daytona 500: How Ryan Newman’s Last Lap Ended in Flames

Feb 18, 2020 • 11:35 AM ET Sports The New York Times

Newman was in position to win the Daytona 500 on the race’s final turn Monday. Then everything went wrong, leaving him hospitalized and his colleagues …

U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Russian Oil Company Supporting Venezuela’s Leader

Feb 18, 2020 • 11:32 AM ET U.S. The New York Times

The sanctions seek to pressure President Nicolás Maduro of Venezuela to give up power, nearly two years after he was re-elected in a widely disputed …

Skydiving instructor, former Army Ranger dies after skydiving accident in Florida

Feb 18, 2020 • 11:32 AM ET U.S. USA TODAY

The experienced skydiver was attempting to avoid another jumper during the landing and impacted the ground "at a high rate of speed," police said.   …

Owen Bieber, Auto Workers’ President During Period of Decline, Dies at 90

Feb 18, 2020 • 11:19 AM ET The New York Times

Faced with automation and competition from foreign car companies, he was forced to make concessions in an effort to preserve …

Prince Charles jokes about a 'never-ending battle' to stay fit at visit to shirt factory

Feb 18, 2020 • 11:06 AM ET USA TODAY

The royals have been getting real lately. Prince Charles joked about the "never-ending battle" to stay in shape.             …

Plymouth Rock and Other Landmarks Are Vandalized in Massachusetts

Feb 18, 2020 • 10:49 AM ET Travel The New York Times

Crews worked to clean Plymouth Rock after it was vandalized with red spray paint along with other landmarks in the town of …

California Plans to Apologize to Japanese-Americans

Feb 18, 2020 • 10:48 AM ET Politics The New York Times

Nearly 80 years after Japanese-Americans were forced into internment camps, the State Assembly plans to formally apologize for its role in the …

Visualizing the spread of the coronavirus

Feb 18, 2020 • 10:09 AM ET USA TODAY

In less than a month, so many people have fallen ill from the coronavirus that they could fill concert halls and ballparks.             …

Trump Continues Attack on Federal Case Against Friend

Feb 18, 2020 • 10:05 AM ET Politics The New York Times

President Trump threatened to sue “everyone all over the place” involved in the special counsel inquiry and continued public attacks on the case …

Florida man tried to escape cops by stripping naked. Ribeyes fell out of his pants.

Feb 18, 2020 • 9:57 AM ET U.S. USA TODAY

The manager reported that Short was a regular shoplifter. When other shoppers said they saw him stuffing meat in his pants, the manager stopped him. …

Chinese hospital director dies from coronavirus despite 'all-out' efforts to save his life

Feb 18, 2020 • 9:51 AM ET U.S. USA TODAY

The director of a hospital at the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan, China, has died from pneumonia related to the COVID-19 outbreak.   …

Great Wolf Lodge is having a Leap Day sale. Here's how to snag a $29 rate

Feb 18, 2020 • 9:51 AM ET Travel USA TODAY

Great Wolf Lodge is offering a Leap Day sale. Here's how to reserve a cheap room at the hotel with an indoor water park.             …

Michael Bloomberg Leans Left With Plan to Rein in Wall Street

Feb 18, 2020 • 9:40 AM ET U.S. The New York Times

Some of the billionaire’s proposals wouldn’t be out of place for his more progressive presidential …

Mike Bloomberg qualifies for Las Vegas debate, trails only Sanders in recent poll

Feb 18, 2020 • 9:19 AM ET Politics USA TODAY

Bloomberg qualified for his first debate after a new poll found him at 19% in the Democratic race. He also qualified for next week's debate in South …

PG&E Bankruptcy Update: The Debate Over Restructuring

Feb 18, 2020 • 9:16 AM ET Politics The New York Times

Tuesday: An update on efforts to wrest the state’s largest utility from investors’ hands. Also: Kobe Bryant and the …