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Kathy Griffin jokes that her 'nuts are pretty strong' as she handles lung cancer diagnosis
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 19:35:32 +0000
Kathy Griffin revealed on social media that she has stage 1 lung cancer. She talked about the diagnosis with ABC's "Nightline."
Kathy Griffin: The comedian's career through the years
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 14:15:27 +0000
Kathy Griffin announced her cancer diagnosis via social media on Aug. 2. Take a look back at her life and career in photos.
John Cena on 'beautifully absurd' 'Suicide Squad' sequel and 'burden' of WWE championship
Wed, 04 Aug 2021 19:05:45 +0000
John Cena chats with USA TODAY's Brian Truitt about the "beautifully absurd" "The Suicide Squad" and traveling with the WWE championship belt.
Wed, 05 May 2021 14:36:42 +0000
Signs you need unplug
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.
Happy birthday, Jason Momoa! See the 'Aquaman' star through the years
Sun, 01 Aug 2021 14:45:37 +0000
Jason Momoa stepped into the DC Comics' spotlight with his solo superhero effort "Aquaman." The "Game of Thrones" star turns 42 on Aug. 1, 2021.
Let's talk about (queer) sex: The importance of LGBTQ-inclusive sex education in schools
Thu, 05 Aug 2021 15:23:25 +0000
Just because a teen is hesitant to talk about sex isn't a reason to give up on the conversation. Not talking is especially dangerous for LGBTQ youth.
Weight-loss businesses face a dilemma: Would encouraging Americans to lose weight be a form of body shaming?
Thu, 05 Aug 2021 13:50:08 +0000
Pinterest banned weight-loss ads, Weight Watchers rebranded and Atkins abandoned weight loss imaging amid a cultural shift toward body positivity.
Stars vocal about their health struggles:
Mayim Bialik, Tony Bennett, Jessie J
Fri, 30 Jul 2021 17:12:38 +0000
Shannen Doherty, Tony Bennett, Al Roker, Jeff Bridges and others have embraced speaking about ongoing health issues, encouraging fans to do the same.
Are you in a one-sided relationship? Here's how to tell.
Thu, 05 Aug 2021 10:01:19 +0000
One-sided relationships can be paved with the best of intentions, such as wanting to make our partner happy and ensuring that our relationship lasts. But the problem is often not the intention – but the execution.
Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:46:06 +0000
See positive stories about brave, compassionate kids who are changing the world.
Tips, tools and tech for school success
Fri, 30 Jul 2021 13:02:36 +0000
As students and teachers head back to the classroom, USA TODAY's Back to School magazine features products, trends and advice for parents and educators.
New Music Friday includes music from Prince, Billie Eilish, Bruno Mars' Silk Sonic, more
Fri, 30 Jul 2021 19:19:35 +0000
New Music Friday includes a posthumous LP from Prince, albums from Billie Eilish and Bleachers plus a single from Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak.
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.
I was scared to travel, and then I remembered how wonderful it is
Sat, 31 Jul 2021 15:00:17 +0000
I finally got out of my house after 16 months of the pandemic. It was exciting, scary and calming.
'It's just been really hard': Simone Biles' most powerful statements about mental health
Wed, 04 Aug 2021 13:55:33 +0000
Simone Biles made a triumphant, bronze medal-winning return after withdrawing from previous Olympic events. She's a model for mental health awareness.
Why marriage is still a sexist institution – and what we can do about it
Wed, 04 Aug 2021 17:02:00 +0000
Marriage is a joyous milestone in many peoples' lives, but the institution has a history of sexism that experts say can still be seen today.
Have we been thinking about 'sex drive' all wrong?
Sat, 31 Jul 2021 15:54:11 +0000
Sexual responses reflect a persistent tension between the present and the past, between the desire for pleasure and the fear of pain.
Many women have paved way to greater equality
Fri, 14 Aug 2020 01:00:11 +0000
On the 100th anniversary of voting rights for women, we tell the stories of women through the years who have left their mark on our country.
Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:48:55 +0000
Videos, news, and tips on your favorite animals—the furry, scaly, and everything in between.
After a chaotic pandemic school year, help kids get back on track this fall
Sun, 01 Aug 2021 11:00:28 +0000
Parents, teachers and school administrators offer tips to help kids succeed in their return to school after a year spent learning remotely.
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.
Caring for aging parents?
Thu, 15 Jul 2021 18:30:37 +0000
Anger is normal
Celebrities who have been open about body image struggles, from Billie Eilish to Jonah Hill
Mon, 02 Aug 2021 12:06:16 +0000
We've rounded up some celebrities who have opened up about struggles around body image and societal beauty standards, from Lizzo to Demi Lovato.
Things are changing rapidly. Here's how I'm coping.
Tue, 03 Aug 2021 20:00:04 +0000
2021 is speeding by, and I'm not sure I'm ready for it.
Why Andrew Cuomo's taped statement was so cringeworthy, hard to watch
Thu, 05 Aug 2021 15:17:48 +0000
Andrew Cuomo responded to a report that he sexually harassment multiple women. Experts say his 'apology' is an effort to do damage control.
Experiencing awe ??
Thu, 15 Jul 2021 18:35:52 +0000
How to be present
No one is saying it's rape. They're saying the accusations against Andrew Cuomo matter.
Tue, 03 Aug 2021 18:50:03 +0000
A new report found that Andrew Cuomo sexually harassed multiple women. Here's why experts say the accusations should be taken seriously.
Teachers are feeling burned out. Artificial intelligence can help.
Sat, 31 Jul 2021 11:00:35 +0000
Teachers can use technology to help them with focus more of their time on education rather than administration.
Trailer Tuesdays: 'The Suicide Squad' and the top superhero teams to help save the world
Tue, 03 Aug 2021 20:01:31 +0000
Ahead of "The Suicide Squad" hitting theaters, USA TODAY's Brian Truitt lists the top superhero groups that could help save the world.
Mental health ??
Tue, 22 Jun 2021 16:33:33 +0000
Stars open up