Dayton, Ohio, shooting marks 251 mass shootings in 216 days

CLOSECLOSE A lone gunman went on a shooting rampage at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, according to authorities. USA TODAYAs gunfire ripped through America in an unprecedented 24 hours, a bleak milestone in a nation...

Dayton, Ohio, shooting in Oregon District hours after El Paso shooting

CLOSEPolice tape. (Photo: Brendan Smialowski, AFP/Getty Images)At least nine people were killed and 16 others injured by a shooter in a popular entertainment district in Dayton, Ohio, police said early Sunday. The massacre occurred less than 24 hours after a different gunman killed...

Mariah Carey is a friend; there was no body-shaming

CLOSECLOSE Actress and comedian Whoopi Goldberg surprised her fellow "The View" co-hosts with a visit to the set. Goldberg revealed she was deathly ill with pneumonia in March. USA TODAYWhoopi Goldberg is...

Ex-girlfriend of Connor Betts saw red flags

CLOSECLOSE At least 9 people have died after a gunman opened fire in a popular entertainment district in Dayton, Ohio. Police say the shooter is dead. USA TODAYA former girlfriend of Connor...

Former Disney kid Bella Thorne directs porn film ‘Her & Him’

Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutFormer Disney kid Bella Thorne is now a director – of porn film 'Her & Him'Former Disney kid Bella Thorne is making her directorial debut...

‘Fleabag,’ ‘Better Call Saul’ take top honors

CLOSEPhoebe Waller-Bridge and her comedy "Fleabag" won three top TCA Awards on Aug. 3, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo: Luke Varley, Amazon)BEVERLY HILLS — "Fleabag" and its star/creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge took three top honors at the Television Critics Association...

Mike Posner hospitalized after rattlesnake bite during walk across US

CLOSESinger Mike Posner performs in the halftime show during the Thanksgiving Day game between the Detroit Lions and Chicago Bears on Nov. 22, 2018 in Detroit. (Photo: Leon Halip, Getty Images)Mike Posner has been hospitalized after an unfortunate run-in...

Suspect killed after mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio

DAYTON, Ohio — Nine people in Ohio have been killed in the second mass shooting in the U.S. in less than 24 hours, and the suspected shooter is also deceased, police said. Dayton police tweeted that an active shooter...

News from around our 50 states

CLOSEAlabamaRodney Smith Jr., founder of Raising Men Lawn Care Service, looks skyward while talking with homeowner Irene Renee Jolly in Huntsville, Ala. (Photo: Jay Reeves/AP)Huntsville: A man who traveled to all 50 states to mow lawns for free says...