40 impactful moments that made the ‘McPaper’

Today is Sept. 15, which means it’s USA TODAY’s birthday! “McPaper” – an insult USA TODAY has embraced over the years – turns 40 years old today. Also in the news: President Joe Biden said a tentative railway labor agreement has been reached, averting a potentially devastating strike. And Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has sent dozens of immigrants … Read more

The biggest positional concern with Canes roster. And why the impactful Mesidor picked UM

A six-pack of Miami Hurricanes notes on a Tuesday: ▪ Beyond some tackling problems by the entire defense (seven more on Saturday against Bethune-Cookman), the biggest concern with UM’s defense remains its undersized group of linebackers — led by Corey Flagg Jr. (5-11, 230 pounds), Waymon Steed (6-0, 225) and Keontra Smith (5-11, 205) — … Read more

What is Title IX? An impactful law that’s often misunderstood

Title IX, the 37-word statute that helped spur a decades-long women’s sports boom, turns 50 years old on Thursday. And yet, roughly 87% of American adults say they’ve heard a little or nothing about the watershed piece of civil rights legislation, according to. A found that 71% of kids aged 12-17 know nothing about Title … Read more