Van life: Making one's home on the open road

From baby boomers to millennials, some people have found a road map to happiness by living in RVs or converted vans and school buses
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Biden uses Twitter hack in fundraising pitch
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Sessions lost a primary for his old Senate seat after a spiteful President Trump opposed him.
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US executes second man in a week
The United States carried out its second federal execution in three days, killing by lethal injection a man whose lawyers contended he had dementia. Wesley Ira Purkey died Thursday at an Indiana prison for kidnapping and killing a Missouri girl. (July 16)
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The new heist movie “Easy Does It” goes nowhere and overcompensates with wackiness like a supposed-to-be-funny.
Sen. Lindsey Graham calls to stop China’s ‘domination’ of PPE market
“China has laid the groundwork required to dominate the PPE market as part of their effort to maintain a grip on the global public health industrial supply chains,” wrote Graham.
Alex Trebek Shares Update on Cancer Battle: “I’m Feeling Great”
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Another Revenue Hit For Colleges: Cancelled Summer Camps
Many colleges, even the elite schools, rely on summer camps for additional revenue during the summer. This year the cancellation of those camps due to the pandemic is costing them millions.
Massive waves in Australia draw surfers as beachgoers are sent running
Talk about a wall of water. A storm system off the eastern coast of Australia churned up massive swells on Wednesday, as Sydney’s coastline was battered with large waves that surfers tried to take advantage of. Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology issued a hazardous surf warning for New South Wales state through Thursday due to the...
Sweden's lax COVID policy hasn't worked
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100 things we watched, read and listened to during quarantine
Here are the books, movies, TV shows, albums and podcasts that kept the USA TODAY entertainment staff busy during quarantine.
‘RHONJ’ star Dolores Catania reveals new body after undergoing a tummy tuck
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Trump’s lawyers and Manhattan DA Cy Vance continue tax return showdown
Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. was awarded a minor win last week when the Supreme Court ruled in his favor and declared the president was not immune from state criminal investigations.
Ex-Washington player Josh Norman tweets cryptic message about team's 'dark' past amid bombshell report rumors
As speculation about a bombshell report that could cause further problems for the embattled Washington NFL franchise continued to grow on Thursday, former Redskins cornerback Josh Norman tweeted out his own cryptic message about the organization.
Pelosi compares Trump to 'the man who refuses to ask for directions'
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Thursday pressed President Trump to move forward with a massive coronavirus response that Democrats argue is needed to reopen schools and businesses, save lives and give struggling Americans an economic lifeline.
Vacant NYC building partially collapses into construction site
A vacant Midtown Manhattan building partially collapsed into a neighboring construction site on Thursday morning, sending first-responders racing to the scene. The northwest corner of four-story 211 E. 34th St. came crashing down around 10:50 a.m., debris spilling into the site next door, according to the FDNY and images of the scene near Third Avenue....
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Twitter hackers appear to net $119K from Bitcoin scam
Hackers appeared to rake in nearly $119,000 worth of Bitcoin after they took over more than a dozen high-profile Twitter accounts Wednesday. One digital wallet linked to the unprecedented attack received about 12.8 Bitcoin — worth roughly $117,328 as of Thursday afternoon — after the hackers tweeted its ID number from accounts owned by Elon...
Wilt Chamberlain's Bel-Air mansion returns to market at $14.9 million
A dramatic Bel-Air mansion built for NBA legend Wilt Chamberlain is asking $14.9 million, down around $4 million from its original price.
NC superintendent on reopening schools: Educators are going to be ready for kids 'in any capacity'
North Carolina schools are "going to do the best [they] can" to reopen come fall amid the coronavirus pandemic, Beaufort County Superintendent Matthew Cheeseman assured Thursday.
Ezekiel Elliott mysteriously fumes over ‘respect’ after Dak Prescott’s failed deal
The wrong Dallas Cowboy is angry Thursday morning. A day after Dak Prescott did not get his big-money extension from the Cowboys, running back Ezekiel Elliott furiously took to Twitter to express his mysterious feelings of disrespect. “There are a lot of great backs in this league but I don’t understand why the media has...
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Los Angeles Philharmonic's Chad Smith and Gustavo Dudamel cancel concerts through December and lay out an ambitious plan to cope with the novel coronavirus.
USA TODAY Sports' Mark Medina discusses NBA's restart in Disney's bubble
NBA reporter Mark Medina answered questions and talked about the league resuming its season at Disney during a Reddit AMA.
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Biden's campaign manager announced that 97% of campaign donations in June came from grassroots donors.
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Australian fisherman catches amazing video of mako shark leaping out of water, flipping: 'So cool'
This is leaps and bounds over other shark footage.