USS John S. McCain arrives at Singapore naval base after collision leaves 10 missing
The U.S. Navy said the ship has “significant damage” to its hull.
The procrastinator's guide to viewing the solar eclipse
Many (organized) people planned their eclipse day a year ago, or longer. But if you're not one of them, don't worry — we've got you covered.
Artist who took Rosa Parks' Detroit home to Germany wants to return it
An American artist who saved a Detroit home that civil rights icon Rosa Parks once lived in by moving it to Germany wants to bring it back to Detroit.
Insider: The Colts aren't working. Time to shake something up
With Scott Tolzien under center, the Colts have achieved exactly one first down in the first quarters of their two preseason games.
5 things you need to know Monday
The biggest news to start your morning.
Famously grumpy Jerry Lewis gave me the smackdown of my life
Interviewing legendary comic Jerry Lewis was no laughing matter. USA TODAY's Bryan Alexander survived two bouts and learned to smile about it.
Dick Gregory, legendary comic and civil rights activist, dies at 84
The Gregory family announced that the legendary performer and civil rights icon "departed the Earth" on Saturday.
Recap: 'Game of Thrones' delivers the battle fans have been waiting for
On this week's 'Game of Thrones,' Dany too realized nothing is as important as defeating the White Walkers.
Follow Monday's eclipse with USA TODAY
USA TODAY Network broadcasting eclipse on Facebook Live, Instagram
Solar eclipse 2017: No kooks or doomsayers as 'Eclipseville' preps for big day
Notwithstanding predictions that the eclipse would be a magnet for kooks and doomsayers, normalcy reigned Sunday in downtown Hopkinsville, Ky.
Solar eclipse 2017: The first place to see the darkness
Yaquina Head lighthouse gets the eclipse seconds before Newport, Ore.
Anquan Boldin decides to retire rather than stay with Bills
Anquan Boldin was expected to boost a thin Buffalo receiving corps.
President Trump to address troops Monday night on path forward in Afghanistan
President Trump will address the nation’s troops Monday night and give them an update on the nation’s path forward in Afghanistan and South Asia.
Passages 2017: those we’ve lost through the year
Solar eclipse: Weather balloons to capture excitement from 100,000 feet
Tory Carissimo will be sending up high-altitude weather balloons during Monday's Great American Solar Eclipse. What does he hope to see?
Book on Baylor scandal, 'Violated,' a clear reminder why Art Briles should not coach again
The new book by ESPN reporters Paula Lavigne and Mark Schlabach details how Art Briles was a big part of the problem at Baylor.
WWE SummerSlam: 5 titles change hands, but Brock Lesnar retains WWE Universal championship
It was a night of title changes at the Barclays Center, but two key championships were retained.
White supremacists plan monument protest, summit in Tennessee
Confederate 28, a newly reformed white supremacist group, has made plans to rally on Aug. 26 at the Fort Sanders monument to Confederate soldiers.
How Jerry Lewis hit comedy gold: Five must-see movies
In a career full of hits, these were Jerry Lewis’ most inescapable movies. (Yes, 'Nutty Professor.')
Big Ben in London is going silent for 4 years of repairs — so no more bongs
Big Ben — the huge clock bell of Britain's Parliament — will fall silent next week as a four-year restoration project gets underway.
U.S. warship collides with tanker near Singapore, 10 sailors missing
A U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer collided with a tanker early Monday in waters east of Singapore and the Straits of Malacca, and at least 10 sailors are missing.
Solar eclipse gives earthlings a chance to reflect on bigger picture
Reflect on Carl Sagan's words about "the pale blue dot": Our view
Jerry Lewis' best quotes on humor, longevity and having a bad temper
The legendary comedian, who died Sunday, had a lot to say about being Jerry Lewis.
Keep Confederate monuments, but put their horrific history on center stage
While Trump is far from right, he is not totally wrong. We must confront our past, not whitewash it.
The reality of racism America continues to deny
One of the deepest troubles revealed in the discussion, accusation and heated debate about what happened in Charlottesville is America’s long-running problem with the idea of race and racism as systemic issues
What's life like in one of Baltimore's most raided communities?
Baltimore's 21215 Zip code stands out in the city, but not for a good reason.
President Trump wants 'the facts' on right-wing extremism. Here they are.
We've been conditioned to view terrorism as the exclusive province of extremist Muslims. And now the chickens are coming home to roost.
Charlottesville tragedy sparks civil rights memories
Veterans of the civil rights movement are shaken and saddened by the events at the 'Unite the Right' rally in Charlottesville, Va.
Ella Eyre, Busted, Vamps among acts at V Festival
Madness, Jess Glynne and James Arthur join Ella Eyre, Busted and The Vamps to play V Festival in Chelmsford, Essex. (August 21)
Confederate monuments lose standing across the U.S.
August political cartoons from the USA TODAY Network
10 great American breakfast destinations
2017 solar eclipse captivates America
Cruising to adventure in Iceland on a Windstar ship
Why you should never tease a snapping turtle
This guy learned the hard way that sometimes turtles just want to eat.
26 celeb couples to restore your faith in love
Photographing the solar eclipse? Here are the accessories you'll need
Stock up on accessories, like solar glasses, and have a game plan.