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Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s plane 'bounced' before catching fire, FAA accident report says

Aug 16, 2019 • 11:03 PM ET Travel USA TODAY

Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s plane 'bounced' as part of a hard landing, according to a Federal Aviation Administration accident report.       …

Beto O'Rourke: 'I will not in any scenario run for the United States Senate'

Aug 16, 2019 • 10:32 PM ET Politics USA TODAY

Polling and pundits have repeatedly raised the question whether former Rep. Beto O'Rourke should drop out of the 2020 presidential race to run …

Padres star rookie Fernando Tatis Jr. will 'most likely' miss rest of year with back injury

Aug 16, 2019 • 10:16 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

Padres standout rookie Fernando Tatis Jr. has a back injury that will likely cost him the rest of this year, manager Andy Green said Friday.         …

U.S. Can Block Migrants Seeking Asylum, but Only in Some States, Appeals Court Rules

Aug 16, 2019 • 9:51 PM ET U.S. The New York Times

The ruling is a partial victory for the Trump administration because it allows a stricter set of rules to go into effect, but only in New Mexico and …

It Takes One to Know One: A German TV Star Takes On Bullies

Aug 16, 2019 • 9:40 PM ET The New York Times

Carsten Stahl was once a feared gang leader in Berlin. Now, as a television action hero, he is using his fame and the power of his personal story to …

Trump tweets about dinner with Apple CEO Tim Cook

Aug 16, 2019 • 9:36 PM ET Money USA TODAY

President Trump announced he was having dinner with Apple CEO Tim Cook Friday and mentioned Apple "will be spending vast sums of money in the U.S. " …

Heather Locklear pleads no contest in battery case, sentenced to 30-day treatment program

Aug 16, 2019 • 9:23 PM ET USA TODAY

Heather Locklear has pleaded no contest to misdemeanor charges stemming from confrontations with first responders at California home in 2018.         …

El Paso Widower Is Embraced by Strangers but Mourns in Solitude

Aug 16, 2019 • 8:18 PM ET Politics The New York Times

Last week he invited everyone in El Paso to his wife’s funeral. This week he tends to her garden, …

Lindsey Vonn works to empower young girls by going to camp this weekend

Aug 16, 2019 • 8:10 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn remembers meeting Picabo Street, which showed how having a role model can make a difference in a young person's …

Peter Fonda, ‘Easy Rider’ Actor and Screenwriter, Is Dead at 79

Aug 16, 2019 • 8:00 PM ET Culture The New York Times

A member of a celebrated Hollywood family, he was nominated for an Oscar in a seminal film of the …

'A complete setup': Trump criticizes Tlaib for declining Israel's approval to see elderly grandmother

Aug 16, 2019 • 7:57 PM ET Politics USA TODAY

Citing "racist treatment" and "oppressive conditions," Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., who is of Palestinian descent said she will not be going to the …

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar slams Quentin Tarantino’s 'somewhat racist' depiction of Bruce Lee

Aug 16, 2019 • 7:57 PM ET USA TODAY

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is the latest celebrity to weigh in on Bruce Lee's controversial depiction in Quentin Tarantino’s "Once Upon A Time in …

Opinion: Patriots' Josh Gordon needs to make the most of his latest chance

Aug 16, 2019 • 7:53 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

The New England Patriots need the often-suspended Josh Gordon. But the conditionally reinstated wire receiver probably needs the Patriots even more. …

Peter Fonda, star of 'Easy Rider' and scion of Fonda acting dynasty, dies at 79

Aug 16, 2019 • 7:52 PM ET USA TODAY

Peter Fonda earned Oscar nominations for "Easy Rider" and "Ulee's Gold."             …

Easy Rider' star Peter Fonda dies at 79

Aug 16, 2019 • 7:44 PM ET USA TODAY

The Oscar-nominated son of Henry Fonda and brother to Jane Fonda died of respiratory failure from lung cancer in Los Angeles, his family said Friday. …

Patriots' Josh Gordon being reinstated by NFL on a conditional basis

Aug 16, 2019 • 7:14 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

Patriots wide receiver Josh Gordon was suspended on Dec. 20 for violating league's substance-abuse policy. He can attend meetings, starting …

Eyeing Greenland, Trump Again Mixes Real Estate With Diplomacy

Aug 16, 2019 • 6:57 PM ET Politics The New York Times

The president, ever the real estate maven, has marveled over Greenland’s untapped natural resources. But an expert says his interest represents an …

Atlanta Hotel, Source of Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak, Reopens

Aug 16, 2019 • 6:54 PM ET Politics The New York Times

Bacteria was found on a cooling tower and a fountain in the hotel’s atrium, Georgia public health officials …

In Tlaib’s Ancestral Village, Grandmother Weathers a Global Political Storm

Aug 16, 2019 • 6:33 PM ET The New York Times

Suddenly pulled into an international uproar, the 90-year-old grandmother of Representative Rashida Tlaib has barely kept up with the dizzying …

The Abrupt End of My Big-Girl Summer

Aug 16, 2019 • 6:03 PM ET Opinion The New York Times

There I was, blissfully enjoying Lizzo, when the world had to intrude and remind me that it is still disgusted by normal female …