Punchlines: And the presidential transition begins

The late-night comics on the Trump team’s transition to the White House. Take a look at our favorite jokes, then vote for yours at opinion.usatoday.com. USA TODAY Opinion_Eileen Rivers Stephan Colbert(Photo: Paul Zimmerman, Getty Images for Montclair Film) While the nation continues to protest Tuesday’s election results, President-elect Donald Trump begins his transition to the most powerful office …

Multiple airlines hit by reservations glitch

Lines snaked through an American Airlines check-in area at Chicago O’Hare after an apparent glitch disrupted the reservations systems of American and at least two other airlines. (Photo: Scott Shatzer, special for USA TODAY) American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and JetBlue say they’re working to get back to normal after a “brief” outage Friday disrupted Sabre, the …

Abortion Advocates Oppose Proposed Texas Rule to Require Abortion Facilities to Bury, Cremate Babies – Christian News Network

AUSTIN, Texas — Abortion advocates have again expressed their opposition to a proposed rule that would mandate abortion facilities to cremate or bury the remains of murdered children instead of disposing of their bodies as medical waste or sending them into the sewer system. “Legally, practically and morally, these rules are unnecessary,” a statement from …