From USA Today:
…Now we’re asking our readers to help support premium journalism.
Much of the content on USA TODAY will still be free. But you’ll find a selection of stories each day marked “subscriber only.” These will be exclusive investigations, sophisticated visual explainers, thought-provoking takes on the news and immersive storytelling.
This is a big change; our digital news has always been free. Your subscription is an investment in quality journalism that’s worth paying for, journalism that strengthens our communities and our nation. And we’ve got big plans. We’re continuing to invest in our investigative reporting (most recently breaking a string of exclusive stories from the Surfside condo collapse).