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Harry and Meghan will stop using 'royal highness' titles and repay housing expenses, palace says

Jan 18, 2020 • 2:23 PM ET USA TODAY

The palace announced that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will also repay the Sovereign Grant expenditure for refurbishment of their home.             …

Images of Women’s March Are Said to Have Been Altered

Jan 18, 2020 • 1:59 PM ET Politics The New York Times

A photo from the march displayed at the National Archives was altered to blur signs that were critical of President Trump or might be offensive, …

Prince Harry and Meghan to Give Up Royal Titles

Jan 18, 2020 • 1:58 PM ET The New York Times

The agreement represents one of the most dramatic ruptures within the British royal family since King Edward VIII abdicated the throne in 1936 to …

FBI: Saudi government 'almost certainly' helps citizens accused of serious crimes escape from US

Jan 18, 2020 • 1:28 PM ET Politics USA TODAY

This Saudi government does this, the FBI claims, to avoid the embarrassment of "Saudi citizens enduring the US judicial process"              …

Climate protesters Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin get 'arrested' again - this time on 'Ellen'

Jan 18, 2020 • 1:00 PM ET USA TODAY

"Grace and Frankie" co-stars Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin recently guest-hosted "The Ellen Show" for the first time, where they were in for a big …

What to Watch From U.F.C. 246: Cowboy vs. McGregor

Jan 18, 2020 • 12:57 PM ET Sports The New York Times

Conor McGregor, the U.F.C.’s biggest star, is back in the octagon after spending all of 2019 away from mixed martial arts. His main event fight …

Impeachment Trial Puts Susan Collins, Stung by Kavanaugh Backlash, Under Scrutiny

Jan 18, 2020 • 12:38 PM ET U.S. The New York Times

The four-term Maine senator, who crossed party lines to vote against President Clinton’s impeachment, must now decide whether to break with President …

The Book That Changed My Life

Jan 18, 2020 • 12:00 PM ET Opinion The New York Times

Our readers offer a heartfelt tribute to the power of the written word, paying homage to Orwell, Thoreau, Betty Friedan, Julia Child and Dr. Seuss, to …

Who is Ken Starr? Trump once called his impeachment lawyer a 'lunatic' and 'disaster'

Jan 18, 2020 • 11:42 AM ET Politics USA TODAY

Ken Starr, the independent counsel in Bill Clinton's impeachment, has been hired by Trump to join his defense team in the Senate impeachment trial.   …

Venezuela’s Only Choice Left

Jan 18, 2020 • 11:00 AM ET Opinion The New York Times

Juan Guaidó should harness his renewed international support to obtain electoral conditions that lead to free and fair …

The Changing Colors of Istanbul

Jan 18, 2020 • 11:00 AM ET Opinion The New York Times

Orhan Pamuk walks through his city, photographing its streets at night. He discovers new light and new …

How Did Americans Lose Faith in Everything?

Jan 18, 2020 • 11:00 AM ET Opinion The New York Times

Our institutions lost the capacity to mold character and have become platforms for performance …

Downed Plane’s Black Boxes Will Go to Ukraine, Iranian Media Says

Jan 18, 2020 • 10:51 AM ET The New York Times

A spokeswoman for Ukraine’s president said she could not confirm that its authorities were receiving the data recorders from the jet Iran mistakenly …

Women's March organizers hope to re-energize protests, draw thousands despite 'marcher fatigue'

Jan 18, 2020 • 10:35 AM ET U.S. USA TODAY

Four years after the inaugural Women's March, thousands came out to protest with renewed energy, focusing on Trump, climate change and civil rights. …

As Five Star Party Risks Implosion, Italy Fears the Fallout

Jan 18, 2020 • 9:47 AM ET The New York Times

The populists who upended Italian politics are struggling with defections, plummeting poll numbers and the compromises of government. What comes next …

Massive winter storm packing heavy snow targets Upper Midwest, Great Lakes and Northeast

Jan 18, 2020 • 9:14 AM ET U.S. USA TODAY

The National Weather Service says the storm could produce widespread hazardous conditions across much of the northeastern quarter of the nation.     …

A 'red hot' setup: Matthew McConaughey, Hugh Grant attempt to play cupid for their parents

Jan 18, 2020 • 8:30 AM ET USA TODAY

It's not quite "The Parent Trap," but Matthew McConaughey, 50, and Hugh Grant, 59, might be forming a family of their own by setting up their …

Strum these: A $500K diamond-studded Fender Strat and an axe filled with water

Jan 18, 2020 • 8:10 AM ET Tech USA TODAY

Guitar sales are up, thanks to YouTube and Spotify where interest in classic rockers Tom Petty, Jimi Hendrix and Prince lives on.             …

Impeachment week ahead: House, Trump to file written arguments before Senate trial resumes Tuesday

Jan 18, 2020 • 8:00 AM ET Politics USA TODAY

Here are the deadlines and what is expected to happen this weekend and next week in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.              …

As Powers Jostle for Influence in Libya, Europe Finally Pays Attention

Jan 18, 2020 • 7:17 AM ET The New York Times

After the entry of Russia and Turkey into the conflict, Germany will host a gathering on Sunday to try to persuade warring factions — and their …