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Pensacola Navy base shooting victim 'saved countless lives,' family says

Dec 7, 2019 • 11:13 AM ET U.S. USA TODAY

Joshua Watson was shot at least five times, according to his dad. After being shot, he reached first responders and gave a description of the …

Teacher brings Christmas joy by transforming an elementary school into a winter wonderland

Dec 7, 2019 • 10:41 AM ET USA TODAY

A teacher from Hitchcock County, Nebraska lined the halls with snow, penguins, Christmas trees and an igloo to bring Christmas magic to her students. …

France’s Weekend of Discontent: Yellow Vest and Pension Protesters Gather

Dec 7, 2019 • 10:06 AM ET Money The New York Times

Few trains were running and most Paris metro lines were closed in the face of a strike and the long-running …

How Free Wi-Fi Kiosks Expose New York’s Digital Divide

Dec 7, 2019 • 9:39 AM ET The New York Times

LinkNYC was supposed to digitally unite the city, but the neighborhoods that need it the most have been left …

Why care about the Trump impeachment? Your right to vote in free elections is at stake.

Dec 7, 2019 • 9:35 AM ET Opinion USA TODAY

The Trump impeachment is about protecting our freedom and right to vote from lawless foreign election manipulation invited by a dangerous president. …

Passenger has a nasty surprise on United Airlines flight: A scorpion stung her

Dec 7, 2019 • 9:20 AM ET Travel USA TODAY

A passenger on a United Airlines flight from San Francisco (SFO) to Atlanta (ATL) had a nasty surprise: A scorpion sting.             …

Kacey Musgraves had a crazy CMAs night with Reese Witherspoon, Gigi Hadid and Willie Nelson

Dec 7, 2019 • 8:52 AM ET USA TODAY

Singer Kacey Musgraves had quite a night after taking home two CMA Awards on Nov. 13. She explains what happened to TV host James Corden.             …

Trump Can’t Resist Campaigning for Governors. But They Can Resist Him.

Dec 7, 2019 • 8:00 AM ET U.S. The New York Times

The president appears to love nothing more than injecting himself into governor’s races, though once in office, the governors don’t seem to feel they …

What We Know About the Pensacola Navy Base Shooting

Dec 7, 2019 • 8:00 AM ET Politics The New York Times

A Saudi national at Naval Air Station Pensacola fatally shot three people before he was killed on …

Iran releases American student Xiyue Wang, held for 3 years, in prisoner swap

Dec 7, 2019 • 7:27 AM ET Politics USA TODAY

An American graduate student who has been held prisoner in Iran for more than three years was released on Saturday, the White House said.           …

19 NFL records that could be broken by end of 2019 season

Dec 7, 2019 • 7:26 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

From Lamar Jackson breaking a mark set by Michael Vick to Drew Brees besting his own record, NFL history could be made in short order.             …

In Prisoner Swap, Iran Releases American Held Since 2016 Into U.S. Custody

Dec 7, 2019 • 6:03 AM ET U.S. The New York Times

Xiyue Wang was a graduate student at Princeton who had been sentenced to 10 years in prison on two charges of espionage that U.S. officials have …

My So-Karen Life

Dec 7, 2019 • 6:00 AM ET Lifestyle The New York Times

I know Karens are hard. As a member of Gen X, I grew up surrounded by …

Kindergartner Invites His Entire Class to His Adoption Hearing

Dec 7, 2019 • 5:00 AM ET Politics The New York Times

Nearly two dozen kindergartners gave testimonials in a Michigan courtroom about how much they loved the soon-to-be-adopted …

The Interstellar Comet Has Arrived in Time for the Holidays

Dec 7, 2019 • 5:00 AM ET Science The New York Times

This weekend an ice cube from beyond our solar system will makes its closest approach to the sun, trailing mystery and …

Call It a Crime of Pasta

Dec 7, 2019 • 5:00 AM ET Travel The New York Times

The famous pasta-making women of Bari, Italy, are worried that a crackdown on contraband orecchiette pasta could threaten their way of …

The Bowhunting Influencer of Iowa Democrats

Dec 7, 2019 • 5:00 AM ET U.S. The New York Times

Rob Sand figured out how to win statewide office as a Democrat in Iowa, and now the presidential contenders are seeking his counsel — that is, when he …

As Candidates Jostle for Position, a Long Race May Become a Marathon

Dec 7, 2019 • 5:00 AM ET U.S. The New York Times

In a volatile primary with no true front-runner, Democrats face the prospect of a monthslong delegate battle that would also feature a lengthy public …

When a DNA Test Says You’re a Younger Man, Who Lives 5,000 Miles Away

Dec 7, 2019 • 5:00 AM ET Health The New York Times

After a bone marrow transplant, a man with leukemia found that his donor’s DNA traveled to unexpected parts of his body. A crime lab is now studying …

Nixon, Clinton, Trump: Why is the political 'fire extinguisher' of impeachment more common?

Dec 7, 2019 • 5:00 AM ET Politics USA TODAY

Richard Nixon was the first president in more than a century to face impeachment. Donald Trump is the third. A look at why impeachment is more …