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A visual guideA look at full moons 🌕
     

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Satellite imagesHaitian refugees at border
     

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Flu shots + COVID 💉Everything to know
     

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Conversation on civil rightsSeven Days of 1961
     

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Live updates: Senate Republicans block funding bill as Congress scrambles to avoid government shutdownCongress faces a series of high-stakes votes this week on government funding, the debt limit, infrastructure and President Joe Biden's priorities.
     

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R. Kelly has been found guilty of sex trafficking. Now what happens?After weeks of graphic testimony, R. Kelly has been found guilty on all counts in his New York sex-trafficking trial. Now what happens?
     

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FBI: Record surge in 2020 murders; nearly 30% increase drives spike in violent crimeFBI reported a nearly 30% increase in murders in 2020, the largest single-year jump since the bureau began recording crime statistics six decades ago.
     

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A woman on TikTok wasn't afraid to show her death. In the process, she helped others live.The video app TikTok offers users an unexpectedly intimate space to navigate and narrate experiences with terminal illness, grief and dying.
     

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How ESPN put its trust in Peyton, Eli Manning with new 'Monday Night Football' broadcastESPN took a leap of faith giving Peyton and Eli Manning their own show. It paid off as it's now one of the most popular on the network.
     

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A fireball passing through the atmosphere at 32,000 mph was caught on camera in North CarolinaOver a hundred people reported seeing a fireball rip through the sky on the East Coast, but one home camera captured the phenomenon.
     

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Dak Prescott, Ezekiel Elliott, Trevon Diggs lead Dallas Cowboys to defeat of Philadelphia Eagles on MNFThe Dallas Cowboys never trailed as they easily defeated the Philadelphia Eagles to take over first place in the NFC East.
     

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Manhunt for Brian Laundrie in Florida wetlands scaled back; FBI collects items for 'DNA matching'The manhunt for Brian Laundrie in a Florida nature reserve will be scaled back this week after the death of his fiancee, Gabby Petito.
     

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Opinion: Tennessee's dishonorable move of canceling Army game shows how far Volunteers have fallenTennessee's decision to replace Army with Akron on 2022 football schedule is dishonorable. Medal of Honor recipients were to be recognized at game.
     

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Channeling my mom (but never her hair), I see reason for hope this fall: Kids' vaccines are comingLast year we had an autumn like no other because of the pandemic.
     

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Cameron Diaz explains why she isn't attracted to husband Benji Madden's twin brotherCameron Diaz is reflecting on the first time she met her husband, Benji Madden, as well as his twin brother, Joel.
     

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Banned Books Week: We defend 30 challenged books including 'Beloved' and '1984'For Banned Books Week, USA TODAY staffers defend some of the most-challenged books and their rightful place in our world.
     

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How obituary for vaccinated COVID victim led to worldwide attention and insults'I definitely didn't think that it would have a global impact,' Candace Ayers' daughter and the author of Ayers' obituary said.
     

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'DWTS' recap: COVID-19 keeps Cheryl Burke, Cody Rigsby out of ballroom, but not competition"Dancing With the Stars" fans had one big question going into Monday's episode: Did COVID-19 end Cody Rigsby Cheryl Burke's Mirrorball trophy dreams?
     

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Church in a pub, politics at temple: Religious leaders are trying to win back the 'Nones'Religious leaders across the U.S. are using happy hours, barbecues and potlucks to reach the many Americans who left organized religion: the "Nones."
     

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LeBron James talks about his high school football career on Manning 'MNF' broadcastPeyton and Eli Manning marvel at how great a tight end LeBron James would have made in the NFL. "I would have thrown so many touchdowns to LeBron."
     

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Category 3 Hurricane Sam could kick up 'life-threatening surf' along East Coast. But storm shouldn't make landfall.Hurricane Sam continued to swirl in the Atlantic Ocean on Monday with winds of 125 mph, down from a peak of 150 mph on Sunday.
     

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'The Voice': Blake Shelton declares new nemesis after Ariana Grande 'stabbed me in the back'Blake Shelton went into Tuesday's Blind Audition with a "Grande-daughter" but he left with a new enemy after Ariana Grande "stabbed me in the back."
     

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'Let's do this': Democratic Rep. Karen Bass enters Los Angeles mayoral raceRep. Karen Bass, a high-profile member of the Democratic caucus on Capitol Hill, announced her plans to run for Los Angeles mayor.
     

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Find the Coach purse of your dreams at an epic markdown nowShop handbags, totes and crossbodies at up to 60% off right now at Coach.
     

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'Does this make sense?' Winds in Jupiter's great red spot are speeding up, now over 400 mphThe biggest storm in our solar system is getting wilder: Winds in Jupiter's great red spot are getting faster, astronomers reported in a new study.
     

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Reps. Tlaib and Omar: Democrats must be bold to save America from Republican attacksMany in the establishment would use Democrats' razor-thin election victory as a reason to avoid bold reforms. That is a dangerous narrative.
     

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South Korean president says the 'time has come' to stop eating dogs, seeks ban on practiceAbout 1 million dogs are eaten every year as part of South Korean cuisine. President Moon Jae-in is proposing an end to that tradition.
     

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Mama bear and cub enjoy slides at a North Carolina school playgroundA mama bear and her cub were spotted playing on the slides at an elementary school playground.
     

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Herd of goats eat their way through the streets of AtlantaAtlanta police said the herd was brought in to eat weeds at a Kroger supermarket, but somehow ended up escaping.
     

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Sailor sneaks into sister's birthday photoSailor Isabelle Montez pulled off a big surprise for her little sister's birthday by sneaking into her party.
     

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Easy way to make fun lollipops from scratchYou can make hard candy without corn syrup or candy molds.
     

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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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How good are you with finances? Take the quiz.Investments, interest rates and credit scores. How well do you know💰💰💰? Test yourself with this finance quiz.
     

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Vote for your favorite social media influencersAfter nearly 550,000 nominations, the finalists are here. Vote for the biggest influencers in beauty, fashion, fitness and lifestyle.
     

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Some say COVID-19 vaccine is the 'mark of the beast.' Is there a connection to the Bible?Some people call COVID-19 vaccines the "mark of the beast" from the New Testament's Book of Revelation. Here's what the Bible says.
     

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Vegan birth control: What is it and does it work?Is your birth control vegan? Probably not, experts say, but there are many vegan alternatives growing in popularity.
     

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History curriculum, books were written by and for white people. What about kids of color?The critical race theory debate has brought new scrutiny to history textbooks and curriculum. Why don't kids of color learn about their history?
     

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Most kids who suffer crippling long COVID symptoms get better. Doctors worry about those who don't.Experts say a small percentage of kids infected with COVID suffer symptoms that stretch for weeks or months with no explanation and no clear end date.
     

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Know thy tenant: Philadelphia's eviction diversion model keeps tenants in their homes. Landlords get paid, too.After Philadelphia passed sweeping reforms mandating landlords apply for rental relief and participate in diversion programs, 92% of evictions were resolved.
     

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After 17 days of action, these are the Tokyo Olympics moments we won't soon forgetNaomi Osaka, Caeleb Dressel, Simone Biles, Elaine Thompson-Herah, Sydney McLaughlin. These are some of the athletes who made the Tokyo Games special.
     

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