The Primaries of Pain

The Primaries of Pain

Sen. Kamala Harris (D., Calif.) (Elijah Nouvelage/Reuters) As long as nobody else gets in the race during the time it takes me to write this, I figured I might as well do an early handicap…

Trump Jr. Strikes Deal to Sit for Private Interview With Senate Intel Committee

Trump Jr. Strikes Deal to Sit for Private…

Donald Trump Jr. speaks during a campaign event for Republican congressional candidate Rick Saccone in Elizabeth Township, Pa., March 12, 2018. (Brendan McDermid/Reuters) After weeks of contentious negotiation, Donald Trump Jr. agreed on Tuesday to…

Holding Barr in Contempt Is a Case of Dirty Politics

Holding Barr in Contempt Is a Case of…

Attorney General William Barr speaks during a farewell ceremony for Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein at the Justice Department in Washington, D.C., May 9, 2019. (Leah Millis/Reuters) Instead of praising Barr for releasing to the…

The AFL-CIO’s Daft Marxism

The AFL-CIO’s Daft Marxism

Freight trucks on the road in Detroit, Mich. (Rebecca Cook / Reuters) The union enjoins workers to seize the means of production — of which they already own a great deal. The AFL-CIO, whose constituents…

4 dead, 2 missing, 10 hospitalized after midair collision

4 dead, 2 missing, 10 hospitalized after midair…

Six people died and 10 others were hospitalized after two aircraft collided in midair over Alaska on Monday, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. Alaska State Troopers confirmed the identities of the deceased after notifying…

Trump gets rare support from some Democrats on US-China trade war

Trump gets rare support from some Democrats on…

With the world's two largest economies on the brink of an all-out trade war, President Donald Trump continues to insist that the U.S. is in a better position than China. Some Democrats acknowledge the president's…

Opinion: With Pelicans getting No. 1 pick, NBA draft lottery works out as designed

Opinion: With Pelicans getting No. 1 pick, NBA…

SportsPulse: In stunning fashion, the Pelicans land the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft and likely Zion Williamson. USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt breaks down how the new lottery system devalued tanking for at…

President Donald Trump tees up the strangest test yet of executive privilege

President Donald Trump tees up the strangest test…

During the House Judiciary Committee meeting, Chairman Nadler said Congress' fight is "not just about the Mueller report." USA TODAY WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump teed up what could become the weirdest test yet of what…

Testy Stotts, Blazers left seeking Curry solution

Testy Stotts, Blazers left seeking Curry solution

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The strategy of defending Stephen Curry was a testy subject for Portland Trail Blazers coach Terry Stotts after the Golden State Warriors star torched the Blazers 116-94 in Game 1 of the…