The Brief

Nor'easter Storm Brings Light Snow To New York
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Eastern Front

After a winter storm delivered up to 9 inches of powder in areas of New England, including more than 5 inches in New York City, meteorologists warned that the region wasn’t out of the woods yet, with a second front expected to bring more rain and snow

2015's Hottest Toys

This year’s London Toy Fair gives a glimpse of the toys you can expect to see on shelves and wish-lists in 2015

Measles California

The Unhappiest Place on Earth

The outbreak of measles at a Disney theme park in California has increased the focus on parents who choose not to vaccinate their children

Bill Maher Ben Affleck

Maher: Real-Life American Sniper 'Psychopathic Patriot'

The late night host suggested that Chris Kyle, the Navy SEAL played in the film by Bradley Cooper, is a "psychopathic patriot," before reading excerpts from Kyle's 2013 autobiography, the book on which the film is based, in which he called Iraqis "savages"

New England Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick Press Conference

Pats Coach Blames Atmospheric Changes for 'Deflategate'

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick said Saturday that a vigorous preparation process and atmospheric changes—not any tampering by his team—were to blame for the deflated game balls used in the Patriots' win over the Indianapolis Colts

Chris Christie New Jersey

Republican Presidential Hopefuls Gather in Iowa

More than a half dozen likely Republican president candidates will gather Saturday in Iowa in a bid to earn the support of would-be supporters and caucus-goers at a summit hosted by Iowa Rep. Steve King

Box, Inc. Chairman, CEO & co-founder Aaron Levie, second from right, gets a high-five during opening bell ceremonies to mark the company's IPO at the New York Stock Exchange on Jan. 23, 2015.

Meet Silicon Valley's Newest Star: Box

After going public Friday, the cloud-based storage company saw its stock price surge, in yet one more sign of the huge appetite for new tech stocks on Wall Street. It is the first highly successful IPO of 2015


Rebels Launch Offensive in Ukraine

Indiscriminate rocket fire slammed into a market, two schools, homes and shops Saturday in the eastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol, killing at least 29 people, as Ukraine's top rebel leader announced that an offensive had begun on the strategically important port

The 2012 MusiCares Person Of The Year Gala Honoring Paul McCartney - Backstage And Audience

Mandy Moore and Ryan Adams Set to Divorce

Nearly six years after the duo tied the knot, Adams, 40, filed for divorce from Moore, 30, PEOPLE confirms. The couple pulled off an under-the-radar wedding in March 2009 in Savannah, Georgia, just four weeks after announcing their engagement

Bill Gates, Co-Chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation gestures next to his wife Melinda French Gates during the session 'Sustainable Development: A Vision for the Future' in the Swiss mountain resort of Davos

Bill Gates: HIV Vaccine a Reality by 2030

The philanthropist and Microsoft founder believes a vaccine and a raft of new intensive drugs will significantly impact the global struggle against the virus which has claimed the lives on millions over the past 30 years