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Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:48:55 +0000

Videos, news, and tips on your favorite animals—the furry, scaly, and everything in between.


Staying Apart, Together: A newsletter about how to cope with the coronavirus pandemic

Wed, 22 Apr 2020 19:38:37 +0000

Welcome to Staying Apart, Together, a USA TODAY newsletter that aims to entertain you, distract you and help you cope during the coronavirus pandemic.


'Sexy baby,' 'Sexy Handmaid's Tale': Have Halloween costumes gone too far?

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 19:30:13 +0000

Sexy Halloween costumes are everywhere. There's sexy cat, sexy Donald Trump and even sexy baby. BUt are they a problem?


Celebrity moms with their kids, from Salma Hayek to Angelina Jolie

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 19:29:30 +0000

When they aren't making movies or performing for on stage, these stars are just moms. Check out these celeb mamas with their babies, big and small.


Stars vocal about their health struggles: John King, Rachel Maddow, Stanley Tucci

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 20:26:35 +0000

Stanley Tucci, Tony Bennett, Al Roker, Jeff Bridges and others have embraced speaking about ongoing health issues, encouraging fans to do the same.


Who is Noodle? Is it a bones or no-bones day? Meet the 'psychic' senior pug captivating TikTok

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 23:27:38 +0000

Mercury retrograde is so 2020. In 2021, this 13-year-old pug named Noodle will tell you if you're going to have a good or bad day. Here's how.


Uneasy about returning to pre-pandemic life? Here are 100 fun, productive things to do at home

Fri, 28 May 2021 18:48:14 +0000

Thanks to COVID-19 vaccines, Americans are getting out again, even without masks. But if you're still spending a lot of time at home, we have ideas.


This group is trying to save their neighbors from eviction before it's too late

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 16:38:22 +0000

A group of Detroit nonprofits are taking it to the streets, going door-to-door and working with local businesses, to help tenants avoid eviction.


Sex drive ??

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 18:44:28 +0000

We're getting it wrong


Five people to share stories about what home means to them

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 23:17:18 +0000

Tune in on Oct. 19 as the Storytellers Project streams true, personal and heartfelt stories about home as part of its virtual storytelling season.


'What do we want? Accountability!': Netflix employees protest over Chappelle special

Thu, 21 Oct 2021 02:58:42 +0000

Netflix employees and supporters protested near the streaming service's Los Angeles headquarters over Dave Chappelle's comedy special "The Closer."


Jamie Foxx recalls relationships with biological father, grandmother for new memoir

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 19:23:26 +0000

Jamie Foxx chats with USA TODAY's Charles Trepany about his new memoir, "Act Like You Got Some Sense: And Other Things My Daughters Taught Me."


How to cope with a to-do list that never ends

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 20:00:10 +0000

My to-do list never seems to end. Thinking about it in a different way might be the answer to making it less intimidating.



Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:46:06 +0000

See positive stories about brave, compassionate kids who are changing the world.


How to talk to your family, friends about racism and white privilege

Thu, 07 Jan 2021 14:42:02 +0000

Here's a guide on how to talk to your family about racism and white privilege, amid ongoing protests and conversations about racial injustices.


Learn from Jonah Hill and stop commenting on people's bodies, experts say

Fri, 15 Oct 2021 17:23:26 +0000

Jonah Hill asked people not to comment on his body, good or bad. Here's why body compliments can do more harm than good, according to experts.


Will Smith, Megan Fox are praising psychedelics. What medical experts want you to know.

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 19:28:48 +0000

Megan Fox, Will Smith, and more are talking about their life-changing experiences with psychedelics. Here's what medical experts want you to know.


Sometimes you just need a nap

Sat, 16 Oct 2021 15:00:40 +0000

Sometimes in our busy schedules, the best thing that can happen is an unexpected (but much needed) break.


Holiday debates

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 18:41:06 +0000

How to cope


Illustrated look at ghosts that haunt the White House

Wed, 20 Oct 2021 15:45:28 +0000

An illustrated look at just a few of the more unusual apparition encounters by former residents, staffers and guests.


US surgeon general teams up with Hinge to give dating advice during the COVID-19 pandemic

Thu, 21 Oct 2021 00:57:50 +0000

U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy teams up with the dating app, Hinge, to help singles combat loneliness during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Laughter is the best medicine: New study shows memes about COVID decrease stress

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 17:19:20 +0000

A study published Monday found even something as simple as viewing COVID-19 memes can foster positive emotions, mitigate stress, increase confidence.


Queen Elizabeth II: Her royal life from coronation to 'The Crown' portrayal

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 17:19:25 +0000

Queen Elizabeth II has been on the throne for almost 70 years. Look back at her royal life in photos.


America Ferrera talks to Hispanic Living

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 20:04:03 +0000

America Ferrera on activism and upcoming projects, YENDRY's new album along with food, fashion and career celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month.


Experts say Tucker Carlson's 'insulting' comment on fatherhood ignores the truth about American dads

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 14:07:55 +0000

Men are taking on more parenting responsibilities than ever and are just as likely as women to say parenting is extremely important to their identity.


Watch Melissa Joan Hart win $1 million for charity on 'Celebrity Wheel of Fortune'

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 19:48:10 +0000

Melissa Joan Hart spoke with USA TODAY's Bryan Alexander after winning over $1 million for charity on "Celebrity Wheel of Fortune."


'A shock to the core': Broken heart syndrome is on the rise in the US, new study shows

Wed, 20 Oct 2021 21:55:13 +0000

A study published by the Journal of the American Heart Association found that broken heart syndrome is on the rise in the U.S., especially in women.


Vaccine differences

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 18:37:46 +0000

Should you break up?


You're not really fighting about COVID. You likely have bigger problems.

Wed, 20 Oct 2021 16:03:47 +0000

In the last several months, I've heard about numerous families and friends experiencing strained relationships due to disagreements over COVID.


Duchess Kate: Her royal style in photos

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 12:16:40 +0000

Whether Duchess Kate is on Zoom or hitting the red carpet, she always has a great fashion sense. We look at her greatest style moments.


Skinny shaming is real. But experts warn against comparing it to fat shaming.

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 19:25:44 +0000

Skinny shaming is just as unacceptable as fat shaming, but experts explain why the two shouldn't be compared.


Can we please stop talking about Adele and Rebel Wilson's weight loss?

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 22:21:02 +0000

Rebel Wilson and Adele keep trending because they've lost weight. Can we stop acting like this is news?


Flu shots + COVID ??

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 18:34:31 +0000

Everything to know


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