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'People were screaming': La Voz reporter describes powerful Mexico City earthquakeTrees swayed. Cars crashed. People ran from their houses, some wearing only towels, when a 7.1-magnitude earthquake struck Mexico City.
     
 
 

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Will Hurricane Maria hit continental U.S.? What the latest models predictMaria, a major hurricane fluctuating between Category 4 and Category 5 status, appears poised to spin north before reaching the U.S. East Coast.
     
 
 

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Remorseful Kevin Durant feels terrible about Twitter incident: 'Disappointed in myself'Kevin Durant was extremely remorseful and owned his Twitter mistake.
     
 
 

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Fact check: Trump makes misleading boasts on economy and foreign issues in U.N. speechIn his first speech to the U.N. General Assembly, President Trump reprised misleading talking points on everything from job growth to defense spending.
     
 
 

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Major earthquake shakes Mexico City; at least 149 deadThe earthquake struck on the anniversary of the 1985 quake that did major damage to Mexico's capital.
     
 
 

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Toys R Us store closings expected after the holiday seasonThe company said it was forced to file for bankruptcy 14 weeks before Christmas because toy vendors had begun to demand cash payments.
     
 
 

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Senators scrap bipartisan effort to stabilize Obamacare markets, saying no deal was possibleGOP Sen. Lamar Alexander ends effort to find bipartisan solution with Democratic Sen. Patty Murray to stabilize markets.
     
 
 

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Police video: Van Damme's son asked officer if he wanted 'fame'The son of actor Jean-Claude Van Damme was arrested at his apartment on suspicion of threatening his roommate with a kitchen knife.
     
 
 

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Melania Trump billboard removed in Croatia after legal action threatenedThis is not the first time an image of the first lady has created a legal stir in Europe.
     
 
 

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N.J. firm fined for allegedly scamming NFL vets, 9/11 first respondersTop Notch Funding and its officials misled borrowers about the cost of loans and how quickly the funds would be available, consumer watchdog alleged
     
 
 

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Senate panel to consider bills to protect special counsel Mueller from being firedThe bipartisan bills seek to prevent the White House from derailing the Russia investigation.
     
 
 

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Three congressmen arrested outside of Trump Tower during DREAM Act demonstrationThree Democratic lawmakers were arrested Tuesday outside of Trump Tower in New York as part of a pro-DREAM Act demonstration, their offices confirmed.
     
 
 

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Jogger known as 'The Mad Pooper' keeps pooping on sidewalk in Colorado Springs"It's uncharted territory for me," a police officer said.
     
 
 

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South Dakota lawmaker shares 'All Lives Splatter' memeThe Facebook posting by GOP state Rep. Lynne DiSanto depicted protesters being hit by a vehicle.
     
 
 

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Fake holidays like Talk Like a Pirate Day are as old as me peg leg, savvy?It feels like every day, another National (fill-in-the-blank) Day is being pushed on us by marketers, advocacy groups, tweeters and complicit journalists. Here's why.
     
 
 

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MLB sets single-season home run record - 5,694, and countingAlex Gordon of the Kansas City Royals hit the 5,694th home run of the MLB season, eclipsing baseball's single-season mark set in 2000.
     
 
 

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Ryan Phillippe won't face criminal charges in domestic violence caseThe Los Angeles City Attorney's Office has declined to press charges in the domestic incident that led ex-girlfriend Elsie Hewitt to sue Phillippe.
     
 
 

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Georgia Tech officer who fatally shot student sworn in 16 months agoTyler Beck, along with another yet-unidentified Georgia Tech Police officer, responded to a 911 call about a person with a knife and possibly a gun.
     
 
 

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Roger Goodell is sticking around as commissioner even if he shouldn'tHe's being considered for a contract extension that would run through next CBA and TV negotiations.
     
 
 

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Florida residents with relatives in Puerto Rico pray, watch for MariaThroughout Central Florida, people have been texting, messaging and calling relatives in Puerto Rico as the monstrous Category 5 storm approaches.
     
 
 

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Lowrie's slam helps A's rally from 4 down, beat Tigers 9-8Jed Lowrie hit a go-ahead grand slam against Alex Wilson, and the Oakland Athletics overcame a four-run deficit to beat the Detroit Tigers 9-8
     
 
 

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At the United Nations, Trump tries to out-bluff 'rocket man''No choice but to totally destroy North Korea'? It's certainly not Roosevelt and 'speak softly and carry a big stick': Our view
     
 
 

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Donald Trump’s threats are no big dealWhat people are saying about the president's address to the U.N. General Assembly
     
 
 

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At U.N., Trump's 'me first' doctrine abandons Truman's postwar 'security for all'Truman would have been appalled to see a U.S. president threatening war and praising national sovereignty as the greatest good.
     
 
 

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Obamacare repeal is an ideological crusade past its sell-by date. Give it up, GOPLike some Dickensian ghost of health battles past comes the spectral coda of Graham-Cassidy-Heller. If only facts and data had this many lives.
     
 
 

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NFL fan power rankings: Make your picks and compare to our experts!USA TODAY Sports wants you to cast your vote and compare your picks to our experts' NFL power rankings.
     
 
 

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Jimmy Kimmel, Trevor Noah, James Corden, Conan O'Brien spice it up at the Emmys in Best of Late NightWhat Sean Spicer was doing at the Emmy Awards and other firsts from the late-night comics.
     
 
 

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President Trump at U.N.: Here are the 3 nations in Trump's new 'Axis of Evil'In a twist on President Bush's 'Axis of Evil,' Trump keeps North Korea and Iran but subs Venezuela for Iraq.
     
 
 

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It's called the 'Pao effect' — Asian women in tech are fighting deep-rooted discriminationThe double whammy of race and gender discrimination is holding back the careers of Asian and Asian American women in Silicon Valley.
     
 
 

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Powerful earthquake strikes Mexico City
     
 
 

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Hurricane Maria slams Caribbean
     
 
 

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20 luxury hotels for a fall getaway
     
 
 

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Emmys 2017: Stars hit the after parties
     
 
 

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Highlights from London Fashion Week spring 2018
     
 
 

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At United Nations, Trump threatens to 'totally destroy North Korea' if it continues on nuclear pathIn his first major speech to the United Nations, President Trump threatened to "totally destroy" North Korea does not give up its nuclear ambitions.
     
 
 

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When is Rosh Hashanah 2017 and what are Jews celebrating?It’s the Jewish New Year. Literally meaning "the head of the year" in Hebrew, Rosh Hashanah is the first of the Jewish High Holy Days
     
 
 

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The Rock shares perilous new details about 'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle'We get an exclusive preview as Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Jack Black and Karen Gillan live and die in 'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.'
     
 
 

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United's farewell flight for the Boeing 747 sells out in less than 2 hoursHow beloved is Boeing’s iconic 747 jumbo jet? Seats on United's just-announced farewell flight sold out quickly, disappearing in less than two hours.
     
 
 

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Watch Melissa McCarthy go crazy for baking competitions in first 'Cook Off!' trailerThe mockumentary aims to be the 'Best in Show' for cooking competitions and their oddball contestants.
     
 
 

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These are the best cities for women to buy a homeSingle female homeowners continue to outpace single male homeowners.
     
 
 

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Robert Griffin III rips ex-Redskins WR Santana Moss for claim he gloated about Mike Shanahan firingThe ex-Redskins QB called out Santana Moss after the former WR's claim that Griffin boasted after Mike Shanahan was fired.
     
 
 

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How Vietnam War-era music fuels Ken Burn’s new documentaryIn 2017, music is shaping the Vietnam War in a new PBS film.
     
 
 

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Vietnam War draft lottery: See if your draft number would have been calledThe institution of a draft lottery gave young men a random number between 1 and 366 corresponding to their birthdays.
     
 
 

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