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We need a max age limit to be president

I have nothing against old people — I’m one of them. But maybe it’s time to add a maximum age limit to our minimum age requirement for our presidents.Next month, presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren and I will both turn 70. Warren will be the fourth septuagenarian officially in the race, joining Joe Biden (76), Bernie Sanders […]

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California could limit when officers shoot to kill

CLOSE California Attorney General Xavier Becerra says he won’t charge two Sacramento police officers in the killing of 22-year-old Stephon Clark, saying the officers believed they were in danger when they opened fire. (March 5) APSAN FRANCISCO — A showdown over when police in this state can use deadly force is set to unfold in […]

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Is there a speed limit for planes taxiing on the ground?

John Cox, Special to USA TODAY Published 12:00 p.m. ET May 17, 2019 AutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideQuestion: Is there a speed limit for planes while taxiing on the taxiway?– James Chen, TaiwanAnswer: Some airports have speed limits but more often airplanes will have a limitation in the flight manual for maximum taxi speeds. This is […]

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‘Roe v. Wade’ made it legal, but 43 states limit it

Forty-three states prohibit abortion after a certain point in the pregnancy, including Alabama’s ban and four that passed heartbeat bills in 2019. Anne Godlasky, James Sergent and Nicquel Terry Ellis , USA TODAY In 1973, the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark Roe v. Wade decision gave women the constitutional right to access abortion.However, most states have limitations.Seventeen states […]