MMA Injury Report: Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s face, Alexander Volkanovski’s hand and more

By Mike Bohn | March 22, 2020 3:30 pm It’s no secret that MMA is a grueling sport. Injuries occur everywhere from the training room to the cage, and sometimes even beyond that. Injuries can cause the best set plans to fall by the wayside, derail careers or worse. Still, though, the overwhelming majority of…

Kansas fans celebrated a replay of the 2008 national championship like it just happened

Robert Deutsch, USA TODAY By Andrew Joseph | March 22, 2020 3:28 pm The Kansas Jayhawks would have gone into this year’s NCAA tournament as the prohibitive favorites to cut down the nets in Atlanta, having finished the season ranked No. 1 in every major poll. But as we know, the 2020 NCAA tournament was…

Surgeon General: Delay elective medical, dental procedures to help us fight coronavirus

opinionJerome M. Adams Opinion contributorPublished 5:16 PM EDT Mar 22, 2020If you are having a heart attack or have been in a car accident, there is a chance you will need to have a medical or surgical procedure right away. Many procedures are urgent and must be done even in the midst of a global pandemic.…

Woman suffering from coronavirus asks people not to ‘take any chances’ in emotional video

Here’s the biggest news you missed this weekend5:00 PM EDT Mar 22, 2020Rand Paul becomes third member of Congress to test positive for COVID-195:02 PM EDT Mar 22, 2020Your virus questions, answered: Is it safe to shop during ‘senior hours’?11:59 AM EDT Mar 22, 2020Truckers racing (safely) to fill store shelves2:34 PM EDT Mar 22,…

When nothing else matters: Coronavirus fuels a thirst for answers, an effort to spin blame

Susan Page USA TODAYPublished 4:34 PM EDT Mar 22, 2020There is no other topic in the nation, even the World.In the blink of an eye, the coronavirus pandemic has overwhelmed everything in Washington as it has everyplace else – propelling Congress toward the biggest economic rescue package in history, putting President Donald Trump on a defensive…

IOC sets deadline for making a decision on whether to postpone 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Tom Schad USA TODAYPublished 3:04 PM EDT Mar 22, 2020Amid mounting pressure from athletes and national governing bodies, the International Olympic Committee is now considering whether to postpone or otherwise alter the 2020 Tokyo Olympics — and it has set a deadline for its decision.In a letter to athletes released Sunday, IOC president Thomas Bach wrote…