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New Podcast: Inside Coaches PollUrban Meyer joins show
      

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Shopping during COVID-19Stores requiring masks
      

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New podcast: Women in SportsChanging the Game
      

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Back in the gym?Stay safe working out
      

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11 names, 120 hours of interviews: Inside the grueling VP search that led Joe Biden to Kamala HarrisOver three months, 11 women were vetted as possible running mates for Joe Biden. In the end, Kamala Harris got the call that would make history.
      

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Public colleges hide donors who seek to influence students. Will COVID-19 make it worse?The coronavirus may give private donors more say over public colleges' classes and professors, observers worry. Secrecy is the norm across the U.S.
      

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Coronavirus live updates: U.S. has most deaths in 1 day since May; Calif. 'turning the corner'; Florida to begin testing Disney World castCalifornia is 'turning the corner' as hospitalizations decrease. Florida to begin Disney World cast testing. Latest COVID-19 news.
      

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6 national restaurant chains in deepest trouble amid COVID-19 include Outback Steakhouse, IHOP and Denny'sWill more restaurants close or file for bankruptcy amid COVID-19? Chains like Outback, Applebee's and IHOP are most at risk for not paying back debts.
      

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Billie Jean King on her journey for equal rights in tennis, life: 'No one ever has it easy'Billie Jean King did not care if women weren't allowed to play Wimbledon or the U.S. Open, she fought for equal pay because 'we have nothing to lose.'
      

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'This is a crisis': National Urban League finds persistent racial disparities exacerbated during pandemicBlack people and Latinos are four times more likely than white people to be hospitalized for COVID-19, according to a report by the National Urban League.
      

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Breonna Taylor broadcast memorial, unemployment numbers, Serena vs. Venus: 5 things to know ThursdayRadio stations nationwide to broadcast Breonna Taylor memorial, unemployment numbers are expected to fluctuate and more news to start your Thursday.
      

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Poll shows broad support for Trump's coronavirus immigration restrictions, little elseMost Americans support travel restrictions implemented to slow the spread of COVID-19, but a poll finds disagreement over other immigration issues.
      

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One injured after bullet rips into US Air Force helicopter over Virginia; FBI, military investigatingFederal officials are investigating after a U.S. Air Force helicopter on a routine training mission was shot at in Virginia on Monday.
      

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Two pandemics: Teens' stories capture life amid the coronavirus and racial inequityThese youth share what it's like to grow up in a summer like no other
      

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Trump says open schools. Teachers say not until they're safe. As cases rise, unions may win.Unions are battling Trump, Betsy DeVos and GOP leaders on how schools reopen, leaving little time to negotiate how to improve online learning.
      

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In rapid 'reckoning,' SPLC reports 38 Confederate monuments have been removed in US since George Floyd's death on Memorial DayNearly as many Confederate statues have been removed in less than three months since George Floyd's death as were removed in three previous years.
      

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Opinion: Nebraska bailing out on Big Ten may be more than blusterNebraska's tantrum following the Big Ten's announcement to shut down fall football isn't merely performative red meat being thrown to the base.
      

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Republican lawmaker slams far-right conspiracy theory QAnon. Trump's team fires back.Rep. Adam Kinzinger condemned QAnon, saying it has "no place in Congress" on the heels of several GOP candidates who espouse the theory winning primaries.
      

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'Explosive' Lake Fire in Southern California burns 10,000 acres in just hours, forces evacuations in Los Angeles CountyThe Lake Fire had burned about 10,000 acres as of 8 p.m. PDT near Lake Hughes in the Angeles National Forest, about 65 miles northeast of Los Angeles.
      

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'Latinx' is mostly unknown term — even among US Latinos: Only 1 in 4 have heard of it, Pew study finds.Only 23% of U.S. Latinos have heard of the term "Latinx" and just 3% use the word to describe themselves, according to the Pew Research Center.
      

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You have to win first: What Joe Biden's pick of Kamala Harris tells us about BidenBy choosing Kamala Harris as his running mate, Joe Biden signals that he doesn't want to rock the boat in this campaign, and he doesn't hold a grudge.
      

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Donald Trump has talked to Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence about saving 2020 college football seasonU.S. President Donald Trump and Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence have talked about saving the 2020 football season.
      

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Opinion: Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is angling toward right side of history on protests during anthemJerry Jones didn't promise anything about shifting his national anthem stance, but he took an important first step toward change, Jarrett Bell writes.
      

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Black Women's Equal Pay Day highlights how Black women lose nearly $1M over their careersThursday, Aug. 13, marks how far into the year Black women working full time need to work to earn what their white male counterparts earned in 2019.
      

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'AGT': Kodi Lee returns during tough live results show. Here's who advanced to semifinalsKodi Lee returned to "AGT" during Tuesday's live results show to perform. And now he's ready to pass on the torch to the next "AGT" champion.
      

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Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan move to Santa Barbara County, where Oprah is a neighborHarry and Meghan have moved into their fourth home since January, in Santa Barbara County where Oprah and other celebs have luxury estates.
      

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'My health first:' Joe Montana says he would have taken COVID-19 opt-outJoe Montana, who starred for Notre Dame in 1970s, says he'd have serious reservations aboutg playing during pandemic: "This thing is killing people."
      

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Chili's host attacked for refusing to seat a large groupA teenager in Louisiana was reportedly attacked while working at a Chili's last weekend for refusing to seat a large party at a single table.
      

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Tech giants, including Facebook and Twitter, unite looking to secure the upcoming electionFacebook, Google, Microsoft and others said they were forming a coalition to promote discussions with government agencies to secure the election.
      

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Joe Biden's VP choice of Kamala Harris signals return to American values and competenceOur View: Kamala Harris is qualified to handle the top job. Plus she's a fundraising powerhouse who could energize women and Black voters for Joe Biden
      

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Toddler gets life-saving kidney from 21-year-oldBreast cancer survivor Lisa Chesson was medically unable to donate her kidney to her toddler, but then a 21-year-old she barely knew signed up to help him.
      

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Check out these tips before painting a roomWant to paint a room, but not sure what you'll need? We've got you covered with these 8 quick tips.
      

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Inmates rush from cells to save deputy's lifeWhen Deputy Warren Hobbs lost consciousness on the job, three inmates at Georgia's Gwinnett County Jail rushed to save his life.
      

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Swimming wild boar gives German beachgoers a scareA swimming wild boar surprised sunbathers in Germany after taking a dip in the Baltic Sea before charging through the crowded beach. (Aug. 12)
      

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Parents: Download the free summer activity guide from the Smithsonian and USA TODAYUSA TODAY and the Smithsonian Institution have partnered to create a summer road trip-themed learning guide packed full of games, puzzles, recipes and other activities.
      

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Tracking the coronavirus outbreakTrack coronavirus outbreaks across the United States with daily updated maps, total cases and deaths.
      

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Your guide to COVID-19What you need to know about coronavirus, including what to do if you think you might be sick, how to keep you and your family safe and tips on what to do while staying home.
      

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Ruby Bridges was 6 when she walked into a segregated school. Now she teaches children to get past racial differences."I believe that if we are to get past our racial differences, it's... going to come from our young people," says the icon, who now works with kids.
      

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