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Best family-friendly resorts in the Caribbean

Best family-friendly resorts in the Caribbean

Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide On the southwest coast of Puerto Rico, Copamarina Beach Resort & Spa […]

New finding pushes origin of feathers back by 70 million years

New finding pushes origin of feathers back by 70 million years

Paleontologists discovered that the furry coat on flying reptiles called pterosaurs were actually feathers, meaning feathers were around much earlier […]

Twins to retire Mauer's No 7 jersey next season

Twins to retire Mauer’s No 7 jersey next season

AP Published 1:34 p.m. ET Dec. 18, 2018 | Updated 6:20 p.m. ET Dec. 18, 2018 Minnesota Twins’ Joe Mauer […]

Scientists discover most distant object in solar system

Scientists discover most distant object in solar system

CLOSE This exoplanet is sizzling away. USA TODAY An artist’s conception of “Farout,” the most distant object in the solar […]

Pipeline politics: Why $1.6B in aid for oil and gas industry is awkward for Canada

Pipeline politics: Why $1.6B in aid for oil and gas industry is awkward for Canada

Welcome to The National Today newsletter, which takes a closer look at what’s happening around some of the day’s most notable stories. […]

Carnival Cruise Line to add San Francisco trips for first time

Carnival Cruise Line to add San Francisco trips for first time

Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Dating to 2004, the 88,500-ton Carnival Miracle is one of four Spirit […]

35 gifts that don't require shipping

35 gifts that don’t require shipping

Gifts that don’t require shipping (Photo: Getty / scyther5) — Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the […]