HONG KONG, CHINA -Riot police officers hold a demonstrator to the floor as they arrest him during the protest on July 28, 2019. (Photo by Geovien So/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) What happens when democracy…

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau looks on during a meeting in Mexico City earlier this month.   Hector Vivas/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption   Hector Vivas/Getty Images   Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau looks…

Technical quarrels between quantum computing experts rarely escape the field’s rarified community. Late Monday, though, IBM’s quantum team picked a highly public fight with Google. In a technical paper and blog post, IBM took aim…

Drones may not be ready to plop a stack of pepperoni pizzas into your backyard, but they’re gearing up to do something potentially better: deliver the antacids to help you manage the resulting heartburn. On…

Senator Graham's comments came a day before President Trump said a "small" number of U.S. troops will remain in Syria, in an apparent reversal. USA TODAY Until recently, Sen. Lindsey Graham had been one the…

The final trailer for "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker," the final movie in the 42-year Skywalker saga, is here. USA TODAY This is some galactic history decades in the making, folks: The final trailer…

Actor Patrick Stewart gave a speech backing the tens of thousands of protestors who marched through London calling for a second referendum on the terms of the U.K. Prime Minister's new European Union divorce deal.…

Whistleblowers have been at time essential and detrimental to a country's democracy, but what makes them different than a leaker? We explain. Just the FAQs, USA TODAY WASHINGTON – William Taylor, the top U.S. diplomat…

HOUSTON -- The Texans bolstered their secondary Monday, acquiring cornerback Gareon Conley in a trade with the Raiders. Raiders coach Jon Gruden confirmed the trade, referring to Conley -- the team's first-round draft pick in…

The team announced on Monday afternoon that Zion Williamson had arthroscopic surgery on his right knee to treat a torn meniscus. The Pelicans expect Williamson will miss six to eight weeks. Williamson would miss approximately…

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Emboldened by his terrific Week 6 performance, New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold entered Monday night playing and talking like a true franchise quarterback. By the second quarter of the Jets'…

Female fans were allowed to watch Iran play Cambodia earlier this month. Atta Kenare/AFP via Getty Images The Iranian domestic league resumed on Sunday and Monday with women fans barred from entering stadiums up and down…

Key members of Donald Trump's inner circle will attend the Saudi economic forum known as "Davos in the Desert" one year after shunning it in the aftermath of Jamal Khashoggi's murder. US Treasury Secretary Steve…