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Pot's surprising history

Apr 19, 2019 • 1:13 PM ET USA TODAY

From ancient China to 420, pot has come a long way.               …

Raiders send scouts home before NFL draft, per report

Apr 19, 2019 • 1:08 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

With less than a week remaining until the start of the 2019 NFL draft, Raiders coach Jon Gruden and GM Mike Mayock have sent scouts home.             …

Nipsey Hussle Was Hailed as a Hero. But to California Officials, He Was Still a Gangster.

Apr 19, 2019 • 1:07 PM ET Politics The New York Times

“No one ever makes it off that list,” one expert said of the state’s gang database, which can be used to revoke parole and enhance punishments. “No …

5 Reasons You Avoid Getting Screened for Colorectal Cancer but Shouldn’t

Apr 19, 2019 • 1:06 PM ET USA TODAY

60 percent of colorectal cancer deaths could be prevented through proactive screening               …

Do yourself a favor and avoid these tourist traps in Europe

Apr 19, 2019 • 1:04 PM ET USA TODAY

You probably want to check some famous landmarks off your travel list, but some of them are tourist traps you're better off missing.             …

Festival of Freedom: 6 facts about the Passover holiday

Apr 19, 2019 • 12:50 PM ET USA TODAY

Whether you’re personally participating or not, it’s important to understand this significant Jewish holiday. Here are six key facts to help you out. …

Bucks' unassuming Khris Middleton: 'I'm pretty mellow as long as we win'

Apr 19, 2019 • 12:38 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

Unassuming Khris Middleton is often overlooked in Milwaukee's rotation, but his consistent production bolsters Giannis Antetokounmpo & Co.       …

Man found dead at Zion National Park identified as hiker from Salt Lake City

Apr 19, 2019 • 12:34 PM ET USA TODAY

A National Park Service statement said the man found at the bottom of a popular trail at Utah's Zion National Park was identified as 35-year-old …

Falcons give second chance to Hageman following 2017 release

Apr 19, 2019 • 12:30 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

Falcons give second chance to defensive tackle Ra'Shede Hageman following 2017 release due to domestic violence charge               …

US flu season is now the longest in a decade

Apr 19, 2019 • 12:29 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY

This flu season has been officially going for 21 weeks, according to reports collected through last week and released Friday by the Centers for …

Why Don McGahn Served the White House, Not Trump

Apr 19, 2019 • 12:15 PM ET Opinion The New York Times

When he found himself serving a fundamentally dishonest president, he chose his obligations to the institution, not the …

Indians' Lindor set for season debut after being injured

Apr 19, 2019 • 12:11 PM ET USA TODAY

Indians star shortstop Francisco Lindor says he's ready to make his season debut after missing 18 games with a sprained ankle               …

Officer corrals donkey on Chicago-area interstate

Apr 19, 2019 • 11:55 AM ET U.S. USA TODAY

Body camera video captured a sheriff's officer corralling a donkey after it wandered onto a busy highway near Chicago (April 19)                 …

Detroit Red Wings welcoming back Hall of Famer Steve Yzerman as new general manager

Apr 19, 2019 • 11:51 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Hall of Famer Steve Yzerman will return to the Detroit Red Wings as GM. He played for the Wings from 1983-2006, winning three Stanley Cups as …

A 'concreteberg' as heavy as a blue whale is clogging London sewers

Apr 19, 2019 • 11:49 AM ET World USA TODAY

Utility officials say they are working to chip away at a "concreteberg'"that is clogging sewers in London.                 …

Firefighters push disabled veteran home after wheelchair battery dies

Apr 19, 2019 • 11:42 AM ET USA TODAY

When a disabled veteran's wheelchair got stuck in the mud and its battery died, these Missouri firefighters pushed him all the way home.         …

5 essential apps for world travelers

Apr 19, 2019 • 11:41 AM ET Tech USA TODAY

Don't board that plane without downloading these apps! You need these 5 apps to survive traveling abroad.               …

Subway Chief May Quit Over Tensions With Cuomo, Colleagues Fear

Apr 19, 2019 • 11:41 AM ET The New York Times

Andy Byford, the transit executive hired to rescue New York City’s foundering subways, has clashed with the governor over management of the …

Do you have a fabella? Bone thought lost to evolution is showing up in humans with arthritis

Apr 19, 2019 • 11:40 AM ET USA TODAY

The purpose of the fabella, a bone just behind the knee, is largely a mystery.               …

This awesome soundbar is on sale for a great price—but it won't last

Apr 19, 2019 • 11:39 AM ET Money USA TODAY

This soundbar is a major upgrade to any home theater, and right now it's sale price is the best we've seen.               …