Here's what's in the final tax bill Republicans plan to send to President Trump next week
The bill eliminates exemptions, cuts back deductions and lowers rates, but many of the changes for indviduals are temporary.
President Donald Trump calls Cindy McCain with 'best wishes' for Sen. John McCain's health
No other details about the call were disclosed, but White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders tweeted she was praying for McCain and his family.
Canadian billionaire, wife found dead in their Toronto home
Police have not yet released any details of the circumstances surrounding the deaths of Barry and Honey Sherman, whose bodies were discovered Friday.
Alyssa Milano, Minnie Driver shut down Matt Damon's sexual harassment comments
The actress took to Twitter on Saturday to call the actor out for his controversial statements made about the sex scandals wracking Hollywood.
Man sprays dog with hot water, locks in freezer
The Yorkshire terrier was missing skin and hair.
10 gift ideas perfect for the DIY enthusiast in your life
Makers love to create, whether it's a hobby they already enjoy or something new to learn., and any of these DIY gifts would be perfect for woodworkers, crafters, artists, and handy-people.
Dodgers acquire Matt Kemp in wild five-man deal that sets them up for big future spending
In an effort to manage their luxury tax conditions, the Dodgers ship out Gonzalez, McCarthy and Kazmir.
Horse-buggy rules would drive Amish out of Wisconsin community, expert says
A proposed ordinance in Wood County, Wis., would require several safety measures added to animal-drawn vehicles, plus insurance.
Chevrolet unveils 2019 Silverado pickup -- and it's all about steel
General Motors puts the emphasis on steel in the new truck, the nation's second biggest-selling vehicle
Take it from voters, Democrats don't want a Bernie Sanders or a blue Donald Trump
Recent elections in Alabama, Virginia and many other places suggest mild mannered moderates are the party's best bet for 2018.
Ferocious California wildfire grows more erratic, dangerous as winds pick up
The fire, which has burned more than 400 square miles northwest of Los Angeles, is now the third-largest blaze in California's history.
Dustin Fowler, former Yankees outfielder, sues White Sox, ballpark agency over season-ending injury
Dustin Fowler suffered a serious knee injury that required surgery in his major league debut on June 29.
9 fantastic deals you can get on Amazon right now
Finish your Christmas shopping wihtout getting off your couch or going over your budget with great deals on gift baskets, cookware, tech gadgets, and more.
Nevada Rep. Ruben Kihuen won't seek re-election amid sex harassment allegations
Rep. Ruben Kihuen, D-Nev., won't seek a second term, a day after the House Ethics Committee opened an investigation into sex harassment allegations.
'Bad Santa' director Terry Zwigoff says Weinstein discouraged him from hiring Mira Sorvino
Zwigoff joins 'Lord of the Rings' director Peter Jackson, who also claims Harvey Weinstein pressured him into blacklisting Sorvino.
The hunt for a future killer
In places like rural Uganda, where the line between humans and animals is diminishing, scientists search for new diseases.
'Star Wars' newbie Kelly Marie Tran makes history as 'Last Jedi' mechanic Rose Tico
As a lowly mechanic, the Asian-American actress rises from the ranks of the Resistance to become the galaxy's newest heroine.
Kevin Hart confesses to cheating on his pregnant wife
"That's Kevin Hart in his dumbest moment. That's not the finest hour of my life," the actor/comedian told 'The Breakfast Club.'
Steelers dominate Pro Bowl fan voting
Pittsburgh offensive superstars Le'Veon Bell and Antonio Brown led the field in fan voting that closed Friday.
4K TV: Should you get one this year? Here's how to decide
TVs are among the most advertised product during the holiday shopping season. Should you get a higher-end 4K TV this time around? We investigate.
Morgan helps Indiana rally past No. 18 Notre Dame 80-77
Juwan Morgan scores 34 as Indiana rallies for wild 80-77 overtime win against No. 18 Notre Dame
We're reversing opioid overdoses, but we'd rather help people change
We need more money for treatment, not less. But cuts are likely in the wake of the tax plan on track to pass this week.
It's still too easy to push blacks, minorities off of juries
Connecticut case shows how 'race-neutral' eliminations in jury selection can usher in discrimination. Rules must be changed to close loophole.
Ben Carson: We know how to end homelessness and housing shortages
Let us not look away from a problem that knows no season. If we're going to solve homelessness, we need everybody's attention, every day of the year.
Do Hollywood's sexual predators deserve the artistic death penalty?
Women are finally getting justice, but that doesn't mean we must erase all art created by flawed people. We can separate the art from the artist.
2017's onslaught of disasters stretched FEMA to its limits
FEMA recruited workers from other federal agencies and the states to cover the disasters this year. Long-term recovery will be the next challenge.
Matt Lauer scandal: Lawyer for accuser blasts NBC, ex-intern describes predatory affair
She was 24, he was in his 40s and newly married. She describes their brief consensual affair at the 'Today' show as predatory.
Federal agent alleges U.S. misconduct, cover-up in Bundy Ranch trial
A lawyer for Cliven Bundy now wants charges dismissed after a federal investigator accused U.S. agents of recklessness in a memo.
Why did USA TODAY's editorial board declare President Trump is 'not fit for office'?
Editorial writer Saundra Torry explains on USATODAY's Cup of Politics podcast why the newspaper's editorial board wrote a scathing condemnation of President Trump.
You’re addressing your holiday cards wrong. Here’s how it’s done.
Don't get caught wishing someone Happy New Year's.
20 splurge-worthy gifts people are obsessing over this year
Because you should invest in gifts people will use and love
10 things that will make your Hanukkah more lit than a menorah
2017's most eye-popping celebrity makeup looks
'Star Wars': Now & then
Laugh out loud at Comedy Wildlife Photography Award winning photos
Omarosa Manigault Newman through the years
December political cartoons from the USA TODAY Network
The funniest wildlife photos of 2017 are just as wild and hilarious as you'd expect
The competition features images that are "light-hearted, upbeat, possibly unpretentious and mainly about wildlife doing funny things."
Take a look inside the Versace Mansion in Miami, now a hotel
You can stay at Gianni Versace's former mansion, and here's what it looks like.
National Cupcake Day: Where to get freebies and sweet savings Friday
It's a sweet day.
USA TODAY Sports' Week 15 NFL picks
Home-field advantage in the AFC is at stake Sunday.
MLB winter meetings rumor roundup: Can Red Sox nab both Eric Hosmer, J.D. Martinez?
As Major League Baseball's winter meetings wind down, USA TODAY Sports breaks down the latest rumblings as the market heats up.
Shipping deadlines: Dates you need to know for guaranteed Christmas delivery
If you want your Christmas gifts to arrive on time and to save a little money, ship early.
Seven things not to do at hotel checkout
Checking out of a hotel seems like a simple enough process, but it can sometimes trip up even experienced travelers.