The Brief

Jimmy Kimmel and Warren Beatty laugh after correcting the Best Picture Oscar from La La Land to Moonlight.

Oscars Viewership at 9-Year Low

The live broadcast of the Academy Awards drew 32.9 million U.S. viewers, the smallest audience for the award ceremony since 2008, according to Nielsen data. It will still likely draw the largest audience of a non-sporting event of the year

President Donald Trump meets with health insurance company CEOs, Feb. 27, 2017, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington.

Trump: Health Care Is Hard

President Trump told a bipartisan meeting of the country's governors that reforming health care is "unbelievably complex," but pledged that a Republican alternative would be "very good"

Former US President George W. Bush leaves after the Presidential Inauguration at the US Capitol on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC.

Bush on Trump's Russia Ties: 'We Need Answers'

Former President George W. Bush weighed in on the calls for a special prosecutor to investigate the connections between the Trump campaign and Russia. "I think we all need answers," Bush said

Volunteers help lift a fallen tombstone at the Jewish Mount Carmel Cemetery on Feb. 26, 2017 in Philadelphia, PA.

Jewish Leaders to Trump: 'Do More'

Jewish and Muslim leaders in the U.S. are calling for the federal government and local law enforcement agencies to "do more" after another Jewish cemetery in the country was desecrated over the weekend. More than 100 tombstones were toppled over in Philadelphia

Slain SEALís dad wants answers: ëDonít hide behind my sonís deathí

Father of Slain Navy SEAL Calls for Investigation

The father of Navy SEAL William "Ryan" Owens did not want to meet President Donald Trump when his son's body was returned to the U.S. and is calling for an investigation of the Yemen raid that led to his son's death

Trump Tower Climber

Trump Tower Climber Gets No Jail Time

Stephen Rogata, who scaled over 20 stories of Trump Tower in New York City last summer, pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct and reckless engagement charges, but thanks to a plea deal, he will likely not face jail time

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China Expected to Up Naval Spending in Challenge to U.S.

With President Donald Trump promising a U.S. shipbuilding spree and unnerving Beijing with his unpredictable approach on hot button issues, China's Navy is seeking to check U.S. dominance of the high seas and will likely step up its own projection of power around the globe