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As The Scandals Mount, Conservatives Turn On Scott Pruitt

<b>Updated at 4:30 p.m. ET</b><p>Amid an unceasing series of revelations about alleged ethical misconduct, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt is rapidly losing support with influential Republican lawmakers and conservatives who, until now, have strongly backed Pruitt and the …

Fewer teens having sex, doing drugs but more are depressed

Fewer high school students are having sex than ever before, federal health officials reported Thursday. And they’re also less likely than some earlier generations to abuse drugs, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s annual survey on teen behavior finds.<p>But kids report that bullying at …

High School

J&J hit with $21.7 million verdict in another talc asbestos cancer case

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) and its talc suppliers on Wednesday were hit with a $21.7 million jury verdict in a lawsuit by a woman who said she developed cancer after being exposed to asbestos in the company's Baby Powder.<p>The verdict by a Los Angeles jury came down in the case of …

Lemon-Garlic Shrimp and Grits

Recipe courtesy of<p>From:<p>Total:20 minActive:20 min<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories367Total Fat12 gramsSaturated Fat7 …

Image of Titan

N00171123.jpg was taken on 2011-04-12 03:58 (PDT) and received on Earth 2011-04-14 02:08 (PDT). The camera was pointing toward Titan, and the image …

Toys R Us to close all 800 of its U.S. stores

By Abha Bhattarai<p>, Business Reporter<p>Toy store chain Toys R Us is planning to sell or close all 800 of its U.S. stores, affecting as many as 33,000 jobs as the company winds down its operations after six decades, according to a source familiar with the matter.<p>The news comes six months after the …

Toys "R" Us

U.S. blames Moscow for ex-spy's poisoning that prompted Britain to expel 23 Russian diplomats

Only hours after Britain expelled 23 Russian diplomats over the nerve-agent poisoning of a Russian ex-spy, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations sharply blamed Moscow on Wednesday for the attack and warned "we will act" if chemical weapon use continues.<p>The sharp comments by U.S. ambassador …

Russia

The Mothership podcast: Unpacking 'The Good Place'

Just how good is <i>The Good Place</i>?<p>Pretty forking good, according to the crew of <i>The Mothership</i>, USA TODAY's geek culture podcast. In this week's episode, joined by our producer Taylor Maycan (@TaylorMaycan), we're talking all about the Kristen Bell and Ted Danson sitcom, why it's become such a big …

Father of three daughters not punished for trying to attack Larry Nassar in court

CHARLOTTE, Mich. -- A father who had to be restrained by law enforcement officers after attempting to physically attack convicted sexual predator …

Crime

Dennis Edwards, Temptations Lead Singer, Dies at 74

Singer was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1989<p>Dennis Edwards, the lead singer of The Temptations between 1968 and 1984, has died at …

Supreme Court agrees to speed up Trump's DACA appeal

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is racing Congress to decide the future of the Dreamers.<p>The justices agreed Tuesday to decide quickly whether to hear the Trump administration's appeal of a federal district court's order to restart the DACA program without waiting for an appeals court ruling.<p>By …

Schumer withdraws offer for border wall

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer withdrew funding for President Donald Trump's border in negotiations over immigration issues with the White House, according to a Democratic aide.<p>A staffer who works for Schumer called the White House on Monday and said the proposal, which …

Does Calling a Hotel Give You Better Odds for a Suite Upgrade?

Does calling a hotel give you better odds for a suite upgrade? On a recent stay at a SPG hotel, I knew I’d be checking in late, so I wanted to ensure …

Scientists Discover an Entirely New Biological System That Regulates Body Fat

Independent of diet and exercise.<p>New research has identified a mechanism in the body that appears to act as a kind of internal bathroom scale, …

10 Rookie Travel Mistakes — & How To Avoid Them

Even the most seasoned travelers can encounter unexpected snafus, from flight delays and inclement weather to lost passports. But while you can't do …

Congress Should Investigate Trump for Misconduct, Three Accusers Say

Three women who have accused Donald Trump of sexual misconduct resurfaced their allegations in a news conference on Monday hosted by a documentary …

On-Screen Fingerbangs We Can’t Unsee

Fingerblastin' fun you'll never forget.<p>Photos: Everett Collection, NETFLIX, YouTube ; Illustration: Dillen Phelps<p><b>Elevator Exhibitionism, Fifty Shades</b> …

Mad Men

Usain Bolt wants to begin football career in 2018

The legendary sprinter wants to start his football career next year and claims he will have some options<p>Usain Bolt hopes he can begin his football career in 2018, revealing "a lot" of clubs had reached out to him.<p>The retired sprinter, an eight-time Olympic champion, has previously spoken about his …

Bill Gates has finally switched to an Android phone

At last, Bill Gates has joined us in the present. The Microsoft co-founder announced in an interview with Fox News Sunday that he's now using an …

Senate Republicans’ effort to ‘repeal and replace’ Obamacare all but collapses

By Juliet Eilperin<p>, Reporter<p>Sean Sullivan<p>, Reporter<p>Ed O'Keefe<p>, Reporter<p>Senate Republicans all but admitted defeat Tuesday in their seven-year quest to overturn the Affordable Care Act, acknowledging that they lacked the votes to make good on their vow to “repeal and replace” President Barack …

Health Care

Confused on Game of Thrones? Let the Fastest Talker in Westeros Catch You Up

Aidan Gillen a.k.a. Littlefinger recaps Season 6 in five minutes.<p>Season 7 of <i>Game of Thrones</i> premiered Sunday night and as excited as some fans are, others a bit confused. For answers on the episode itself, we’re happy to help you out with our comprehensive Season 7 coverage. But just in case the …

Delta Air Lines Fires Back at Ann Coulter on Twitter, but Refunds Her $30

The conservative commentator Ann Coulter unleashed a barrage of criticism about Delta Air Lines on Twitter after she was moved to a different seat on a flight on Saturday, prompting the company to publicly return fire and call her comments “unnecessary and unacceptable.”<p>Ms. Coulter, a pundit known …

George A Romero, Night of the Living Dead director, dies aged 77

The writer and director, pioneer of zombie horror, died after a brief battle with lung cancer, his producing partner said<p>George A Romero, director of horror classic Night of the Living Dead, has died. He was 77.<p>In a statement to the Los Angeles Times, Romero’s producing partner Peter Grunwald said …

Retail Apocalypse: 22 big retailers closing stores

Some of the United States’ most prominent retailers are shuttering stores in recent months amid sagging sales in the troubled sector.<p>The rise of ecommerce outlets like Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) has made it harder for traditional retailers to attract customers to their stores and forced companies to …

Black travelers often bring home an unwanted souvenir: racist abuse | Tamara Walker

Because of my experiences as a black traveller, I can’t help wonder whether the killing of a black American, Bakari Henderson, in Greece was linked to race<p>Last week, 22-year old American college graduate Bakari Henderson was beaten to death by a group of men while vacationing in Greece. Police say …

Women of Color

The voice of Kermit the Frog has been fired. He’s ‘devastated.’

He is the green amphibian that people worldwide have grown up knowing, the frog with kind, somber, eyes and a sense of humor that is somehow so relatable.<p>Kermit the Frog really needs no introduction.<p>But the man behind his nasally voice does. He’s Steve Whitmire, who took over the role when Kermit’s …

18 states, consumer groups sue DeVos over delay of student loan protections

The lawsuits accuse DeVos of illegally delaying the regulations aimed at predatory colleges.<p>Eighteen states and the District of Columbia filed suit against Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Thursday over her delay of regulations meant to protect federal student loan borrowers defrauded by their …

18 Things You May Not Know About Puerto Rico

1. You can leave your passport at home.<p>On Sunday, June 11, Puerto Ricans voted overwhelmingly in favor of becoming the United States’ 51st state.<p>Puerto Rico is known for its beautiful beaches, but it also has some perks you might not know about. Here are a few reasons to visit our friends in the …

An Adults-Only Resort with Personal Butlers and an Oceanfront Spa

<b>Forewarning:</b> if you plan to stay here, you must cope with having your very own in-room plunge pool, personal butler and custom-made mahogany …

Astronomers Discover That Our Sun Likely Had an "Evil" Twin That Killed the Dinosaurs

Stellar Doppelganger<p>We have long known that the dinosaurs were killed by a catastrophic comet impact with the Earth’s surface but what if there was …