The Brief

Donald Trump

Trump Considering White House Overhaul

President Donald Trump is considering overhauling his White House staff and bringing back top campaign strategists, frustrated by what he views as his team's inability to contain the burgeoning crisis involving Russia


Memorial Day Weekend Traffic Could Get Crazy

If you're getting out of town for the holiday weekend, you aren't alone. Far from it: estimates say this is going to be the busiest Memorial Day travel weekend in more than a decade

Donald Trump

Trump: Paris Agreement Decision Coming 'Next Week'

President Trump said he would make a decision on the Paris Agreement on climate change "next week" following months of intense speculation and lobbying on both sides of the issue. He departed the G-7 summit without endorsing the landmark global warming deal

Greg Allman

Allman Brothers Singer Gregg Allman Dies at Age 69

A publicist for rock legend Gregg Allman says the organist and singer for The Allman Brothers Band has died. He was 69. Allman had canceled some 2016 tour dates for health reasons. In March 2017, he canceled performances for the rest of the year

Vietnam War Finding Dad

Vietnam Veteran's Remains Return to U.S. After Decades

Deborah Crosby touched her father's flag-draped casket as her three brothers hugged her at the San Diego airport, ending a more than half century search to bring home the remains of Lt. Cmdr. Frederick P. Crosby, shot down as a Navy pilot

United Continental Holdings Inc. Operations After Passenger Forcibly Removed From Flight

Newark Airport Terminal Evacuated Over Package

Police for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey say the suspicious package was found in Terminal A on Saturday afternoon and that a partial evacuation of the departure level occurred. It was determined not to be a threat

Joe Biden Speaks At Harvard University Class Day

Biden Delivers Cornell Commencement Address

Speaking a day ahead of the students' official graduation, Biden pleaded for more empathy among the younger generation and encouraged the students to support oppressed and struggling communities