Kevin McCoy, USA TODAY

Kevin McCoy

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Recent articles by Kevin:

Amy Barrett's law review articles show how Supreme Court rulings like Roe v. Wade could be challenged

Amy Coney Barrett's potential to overturn Roe v. Wade is expected to be a flashpoint in her Senate confirmation hearings, set to start Monday. → Read More

We binge-watched 15 hours of Amy Barrett's speeches. Here’s what we learned about her judicial philosophy.

Amy Coney Barrett has given more than 100 talks since 2010. Here's what we learned about the Supreme Court nominee by watching some of them. → Read More

Supreme Court nominee Amy Barrett signed anti-abortion letter accompanying ad calling to overturn Roe v. Wade

Barrett's name appeared on an anti-abortion letter that accompanied a newspaper ad calling for "an end to the barbaric legacy of Roe v. Wade." → Read More

'Arms race': How the Portland shooting shows protesters on the right and the left are bringing guns

Experts say guns are showing up at demonstrations by protesters from both sides, creating a dangerous situation → Read More

Empty mailboxes, missed rent: US Postal Service's struggles have real-world impacts

Delivery complaints at U.S. Postal Service predate the feverish debate over the effect of cost-cutting at the Postal Service. → Read More

Postal Service warns states: Some absentee, mail-in ballots may not be delivered in time to be counted

The USPS told election officials that ballots requested by their deadlines and promptly mailed back may not be delivered in time to be counted. → Read More

Feds arrest Jeffrey Epstein associate Ghislaine Maxwell, accused of recruiting child sex victims

A federal grand jury indicts Maxwell on conspiracy charges that accuse her of “helping Epstein to recruit, groom, and ultimately abuse victims” between 1994 and 1997. → Read More

‘You could see the train wreck coming’: Inexperienced, dubious companies among many aiming to cash in on coronavirus antibody tests

Lax FDA oversight spurred a nascent industry of antibody test makers, with companies jockeying to cash in, a USA TODAY investigation found. → Read More

Unproven tests. Inaccurate results. Public health labs worry 'bad data' could taint US recovery from coronavirus crisis.

Antibody tests could yield clues on COVID-19 infections and immunity, both factors in ending social distancing measures and reopening the economy → Read More

'On-the-job emergency training': Hospitals may run low on staff to run ventilators for coronavirus patients

As the coronavirus crisis surges across the U.S., some hospitals have fewer respiratory therapists who manage ventilators. → Read More

'Scotch tape and baling wire': How some hospitals and companies are responding to meet America's ventilator shortage

Doctors have turned machines to treat sleep apnea into ventilators for COVID-19 patients. Thousands are taking an online courses to run ventilators. → Read More

'This will not be over soon': New York confronts growing coronavirus pandemic with sweeping safety measures

Facing a surge in coronavirus infections, New York city and state officials shuttered Broadway and ordered capacity caps on restaurants and bars. → Read More

'Vital and urgent': Inside New York City's difficult quest to obtain coronavirus testing kits

New York City officials started asking the Centers for Disease Control in late January for coronavirus tests. It took weeks to get them from the CDC. → Read More

Child sexual abuse survivors deal with bankruptcy, old evidence after laws extend statute of limitations

Laws such as New York's Child Victims Act extend statute of limitations for lawsuits by sex abuse victims against Boy Scouts and the Catholic church. → Read More

Four career prosecutors are now the target of Trump's anger. Here's how they came up with a stiff sentence for Roger Stone.

Prosecutors recommended Roger Stone serve seven to nine years in prison after factoring in his behavior, threats and obstruction of the prosecution. → Read More

Ponzi scheme mastermind Bernie Madoff says he's dying, seeks release from 150-year prison term

Convicted Ponzi scheme mastermind Bernard Madoff sought compassionate release from his 150-year prison term, saying he has terminal kidney failure. → Read More

Kobe Bryant's body, 8 others recovered from crash site as NTSB probes for clues

Federal investigators are collecting evidence to try to understand what caused the helicopter to crash, killing all nine aboard → Read More

The middleman: How Lev Parnas joined Team Trump and became Rudy Giuliani's fixer in Ukraine

Lev Parnas was once so close to Rudy Giuliani, he named Giuliani his son's godfather. Now Parnas is cooperating with the Trump impeachment inquiry. → Read More

Lev Parnas, ex-Rudy Giuliani ally, wants to testify against Trump to win leniency. Sound familiar?

Lev Parnas, an associate of Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, has given Congress evidence that could play into Trump's impeachment trial. → Read More

Lev Parnas accuses AG William Barr of conflict of interest, seeks special prosecutor

Lev Parnas, the ex-ally of Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani, accuses Attorney General William Barr of conflict of interest, seeks special prosecutor → Read More