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'Modern Family': Sarah Hyland reacts to surprise character death, apologizes for spoiler

Jan 16, 2020 • 9:46 PM ET USA TODAY

Sarah Hyland was so shocked to see a "Modern Family" character die Wednesday night, she accidentally spoiled it for fans.             …

Births in China Fall to Lowest Level in Nearly Six Decades

Jan 16, 2020 • 9:45 PM ET Money The New York Times

In a country where most older adults rely heavily on their families, the continuing drop in births could have a seismic effect in the decades to …

Susan Collins surpasses Mitch McConnell as the most unpopular senator in a new poll

Jan 16, 2020 • 9:24 PM ET Politics USA TODAY

The Maine Senator's net approval rating has dropped 10 points since the end of September, leaving her with a 52 percent disapproval rating           …

Racial inequality in Silicon Valley: Pinterest is among many tech companies struggling to become less white

Jan 16, 2020 • 9:20 PM ET Tech USA TODAY

Pinterest's slow progress in building a more diverse workforce is a sign that racial equality is not coming anytime soon to Silicon Valley tech.     …

In California’s War With Trump, Homelessness May Be Urging a Truce

Jan 16, 2020 • 9:13 PM ET Politics The New York Times

After tense exchanges on the issue, Gov. Gavin Newsom said he had made an overture to the federal …

Martha McSally Calls CNN Reporter a ‘Liberal Hack’

Jan 16, 2020 • 9:13 PM ET U.S. The New York Times

When Manu Raju of CNN posed an impeachment question to Ms. McSally, an Arizona Republican, she replied: “I’m not talking to you. You’re a liberal …

For the Senators Who Will Judge Trump, an Incomplete Story to Consider

Jan 16, 2020 • 8:58 PM ET U.S. The New York Times

Recent interviews by Lev Parnas, an associate of the president’s personal lawyer, as well as documents released by House investigators, reinforced …

Angry Trump Says Focus Should Be on a Trade Deal, Not a ‘Hoax’

Jan 16, 2020 • 8:42 PM ET U.S. The New York Times

But the few times the president did anything in public on Thursday, it was clear he was unnerved by the prospect of a Senate …

The Bernie Sanders Fallacy

Jan 16, 2020 • 8:18 PM ET Opinion The New York Times

No, Virginia, there is no class …

What Grade Does Trump’s China Trade Deal Deserve? Incomplete.

Jan 16, 2020 • 8:12 PM ET Opinion The New York Times

The cost of President Trump’s China strategy continues to grow. He has yet to show that the benefits are worth …

Sanders-Warren: An Alliance, if Not a Close Friendship, Suddenly Fractures

Jan 16, 2020 • 8:09 PM ET U.S. The New York Times

The dispute has led to negative attacks and doubts about party unity, exactly what Democratic leaders do not want to happen, for fear of handing an …

Local politicians decided to have police, policies evaluated. Results were shocking.

Jan 16, 2020 • 8:04 PM ET Opinion USA TODAY

None of the cities is properly holding police accountable or implementing reforms. 'The evaluation, we fear, points to a larger, nationwide trend.'   …

Nearly 200 Yosemite National Park visitors sick after likely norovirus outbreak

Jan 16, 2020 • 8:02 PM ET Travel USA TODAY

Approximately 170 people reported experiencing gastrointestinal illness, including park visitors and employees             …

An Impeachment Trial That Could Unfold Out of Public View

Jan 16, 2020 • 7:56 PM ET Politics The New York Times

President Trump’s trial will feature bitter debates and intense legal wrangling. Much of it is likely to unfold behind closed …

What America Learned in 28 Days

Jan 16, 2020 • 7:50 PM ET Opinion The New York Times

Nancy Pelosi’s decision to delay transmitting the impeachment articles allowed significant new information to come to …

Rand Paul on Senate trial: 'I don't think any Republicans are going to vote for impeachment'

Jan 16, 2020 • 7:25 PM ET Politics USA TODAY

Sen. Rand Paul said Republican senators would effectively be ending their careers if they vote to convict and remove President Donald Trump.         …

Walmart apologizes for 'inappropriate' joke about 'Fast and the Furious' actor Paul Walker

Jan 16, 2020 • 7:14 PM ET USA TODAY

Social media users are furious with Walmart for an "inappropriate" tweet about actor Paul Walker and a speeding car. The retail giant has apologized. …

Directors, Let Your Gay Characters Be Gay

Jan 16, 2020 • 7:08 PM ET Opinion The New York Times

Everyone knows Kristen Stewart’s character in “Charlie’s Angels” wanted to do more than just …

San Francisco Giants make history, hire MLB's first female coach

Jan 16, 2020 • 6:45 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

The Giants have named Alyssa Nakken an assistant on manager Gabe Kapler's coaching staff, making her the first female, full-time coach in MLB …

Pentagon plans new security protocols in wake of Pensacola attack

Jan 16, 2020 • 6:41 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY

Following the deadly shooting at NAS Pensacola, the Pentagon says it will soon revamp protocols for security and vetting at U.S. military bases.     …