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PUZZLE PLAGIARISM

USA Today has permanently severed ties with the longtime editor of its crossword puzzle, Timothy Parker, after allegations of plagiarism by Parker were investigated by FiveThirtyEight.

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THE OLDEST PROFESSION

Should prostitution be a crime? A growing movement of sex workers and activists is making the decriminalization of sex work a feminist issue.

Today's Poll Question

There’s a way to fix Senator McCain’s bone spur criticism of President Trump, but is America ready to reinstate the draft?

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DRUNK ON AMERICA

Not a joke: Budweiser will rename beer ‘America’ to honor the most American summer ever.

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PLAYBOY TO PRESIDENT

Washington Post: Donald Trump’s past crude sex talk collides with his White House bid.

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ROCK OR BUST

Axl Rose performs his first show as the new AC/DC frontman.

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COMMANDER IN CHIEF

Military Times survey: Troops prefer Donald Trump to Hillary Clinton by a huge margin

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WHAT WILL MEDIA DO?

Vox’s David Roberts: Why the media will lift Donald Trump up and tear Hillary Clinton down.

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GHOST OF JACK KEMP

Jeffrey Frank in the New Yorker: The distance between the former Republican leader and Donald Trump can be measured not only in degrees of ideology but in Kemp’s appeal to the nation’s better angels.

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GETTING SCHOOLED

Michael Isikoff: President-elect or not, Trump is going to trial this year in the Trump U fraud case.

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SAW SOMETHING

Ivy League economist ethnically profiled, interrogated for doing math on American Airlines flight.