Hyperloop could whisk skiers from slopes to downtown Denver, sketch shows
Virgin Hyperloop One, one of the companies developing high-speed transportation that would zip people and cargo in low-pressure tubes at about 200 mph, released sketches Wednesday of a passenger terminal near Denver International Airport.
Woman charged $7,000 for Amazon toilet paper delivery waits to get refund — two months later
A Georgia woman charged $7,455.00 by Amazon to have three boxes of toilet paper delivered was still waiting to get reimbursed this week, two months after her ordeal began.
Feds: Border agent fatally shot immigrant after being attacked
A U.S. Customs and Border agent who says he was being attacked by a group of illegal immigrants on Wednesday opened fire, killing a person, the agency said.
Woody Allen's son defends him, says mom Mia Farrow abused all her children
The latest chapter in the tragic saga of Woody Allen vs the Farrows takes a new turn when Mia Farrow's son accuses her of abuse while defending him.
Trump to be interviewed on 'Fox and Friends' Thursday morning
President Trump tweeted Wednesday night he'll be back for another interview with his go-to morning show Fox and Friends Thursday.
Trump calls for new tariffs on imported cars and trucks, escalating trade wars
Trump called for tariffs on imported cars, trucks and auto parts Wednesday, similar to protectionist measures he's threatened on aluminum and steel.
The search for MH370 ends next week. Here are the theories behind the plane's disappearance.
Search efforts to find the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 that mysteriously vanished more than four years ago will finally end next week, leaving the world with only theories — for now — as to what happened to the aircraft.
Milwaukee police: 'Members acted inappropriately' in tasing incident with Bucks rookie Sterling Brown
The Milwaukee police chief has been preparing the community for the release of a video showing Bucks rookie Sterling Brown being arrested and tased.
Jessica Walter says 'Arrested Development' star Jeffrey Tambor verbally harassed her
'Arrested Development' star Jessica Walter made a tearful admission during an interview about Jeffrey Tambor, saying the actor verbally harassed her.
Tick season: What you need to know about ticks, diseases they cause and how to remove them safely
May is the start of the three month tick season, here's what you need to know to protect yourself from tickborne illness.
Starbucks racial bias training will include rapper Common, lots of dialogue
The 8,000-plus company-owned stores in the U.S. will close on Tuesday afternoon. Employee attendance isn't mandatory.
Jets to pay fines if players violate anthem policy
The New York Jets say they will pay any fines and not penalize players if they violate a new NFL policy to stand or stay in the locker room during "The Star-Spangled Banner."
Senate passes major VA overhaul; Trump expected to sign into law within days
The Senate passed legislation paving the way for a major overhaul of the Department of Veterans Affairs and the way veterans access health care in the private sector at government expense.. President Trump is expected to sign the bill into law within days.
Capitals' Tom Wilson goes berserk, then punches off Lightning player's helmet in Game 7 fight
The Capitals' tough guy had an eventful first period of Game 7, first starting a scuffle and then fighting and knocking off a player's helmet.
Humans destroyed 83% of all wild mammals, study finds
Humanity makes up just 0.01% of all life, but our consumption habits mean a world where just 4% of mammals live in the wild.
Former New York Mets player Lenny Dykstra arrested for threatening Uber driver
Dykstra was arrested Wednesday on a felony charge for threatening an Uber driver — a terroristic threat — and several additional drug charges.
No more speaking Spanish at the U.S. border? Customs and Border Protection agency says not to worry about it
Customs and Border Protection officials are looking into accusations of racial profiling that two women detained for speaking Spanish in Montana have raised in a video that they recorded and posted on YouTube.
Team Trump wins in anthem dispute, prods NFL owners to do right thing
Team owners protect their brand, which was under attack from critics incited by President Trump. Angry fans who objected to protests should be silent.
Hating McCain: Grant, Ted Kennedy and Nixon got a break at the end. But times change.
The adage “never speak ill of the dead’’ once applied also to the dying, including one’s enemies. Until now. John McCain, battling cancer, is also being pummeled by his political rivals and critics.
Apple is giving $50 refunds if you paid to replace your iPhone battery last year
Apple is refunding $50 to iPhone owners who paid for an out-of-warranty battery replacement for iPhone 6 or newer devices last year from Jan. 1-Dec. 28.
Realmuto, Castro rally Marlins in 9th to 2-1 win over Mets
J.T. Realmuto and Starlin Castro each hit an RBI single off closer Jeurys Familia in the ninth inning, and the Miami Marlins rallied for a 2-1 victory over the New York Mets
Donald Trump's war on Justice enters alarming phase
Instead of 'spygate' rants and abusing the office of the presidency, Trump should be sending James Comey thank you notes: Our view
It’s time for Mueller to put up or call it quits
Crossfire Hurricane and special counsel probe have dragged on for 22 months: Opposing view
NFL new national anthem kneeling policy enslaves black players, fans
The new NFL national anthem policy that bans kneeling strips the power of protest from players, and puts everyone in their place.
Jimmy Kimmel, Conan O'Brien and James Corden debate sinkhole vs. escape tunnel in Best of Late Night
Was Melania Trump trying to get out, or was Mother Nature trying to access the president?
Spotify vs. Apple Music vs. YouTube Music: Which is best for your hard-earned cash?
USA TODAY looks for the best deals, recommendations and ease of use among the top four music streaming subscription services.
'#Winning': Mike Pence hails NFL's new anthem policy as a victory for Donald Trump
Vice President Mike Pence hailed the NFL's new national anthem policy - which calls for players to either remain in the locker room or stand on the field.
One Santa Fe student's struggle to cope: Church, baking, friends — and a plea to arm teachers
Ever since a gunman killed her classmates in Santa Fe, sent friends to the hospital and upended her quiet hometown, Erin Werner has been keeping busy. She also has a few ideas about how to prevent future school shootings — arm teachers.
Kobe Bryant on Kanye West's slavery comments: 'What the hell are you talking about?'
Add Kobe Bryant to the lengthy list of people who have publicly criticized Kanye West for his recent comments that slavery was a choice.
Danica Patrick on and off the track
Prince Philip: The Queen's 'strength and stay' through decades
Past winners of 'American Idol'
Barbecue festivals at theme parks this summer
Scenes from Harry and Meghan's royal wedding
Is this the next iPhone? If not, it should be
Apple would be stupid not to remake the best iPhone ever.
FDA says stop using over-the-counter benzocaine products on teething infants
The FDA issued a warning Wednesday against over-the-counter benzocaine teething products, saying they pose a serious safety risk to infants.
Lake Worth's alert system is hacked and sends out a warning of a zombie invasion
Officials in Lake Worth, Fla., a city next to Palm Beach, are trying to find out who sent out a cellphone alert warning of a zombie attack.
NFL's national anthem policy: Players on field must stand, show 'respect'
NFL players will be allowed to remain in the locker room for the national anthem, but those who choose to be on the field must show "respect," according to the new policy.
Return too much stuff to Amazon? You might get banned
The online retailing giant revealed in a Wall Street Journal report it will ban people who abuse their service over a long period of time.
Judge rules 30-year-old must move out of his parents' house
Parents Mark and Christina Rotondo of Camillus, N.Y., want their son Michael to move out, get a job and take him broken-down Volkswagen Passat with him.
Sylvia Fowles has 23 points, 20 rebounds in Lynx's win
Sylvia Fowles has 23 points, 20 rebounds for Lynx
Sylvia Fowles had 23 points and 20 rebounds for Minnesota's first 20-20 game and the Lynx beat the Dallas Wings 76-68
OnPolitics Today: NFL moves to protect the anthem, while some in GOP scorn veteran McCain
Also on Wednesday: Hate for an ailing John McCain, plus the White House's security clearance drama
Top female Everest climber's new challenge: Inspiring women to strive
The most successful female Everest climber said after finishing her ninth ascent of the world’s highest mountain that she wants to inspire all women so they too can achieve their dreams.