The Brief

Hillary Clinton speaks to supporters in the hopes of explaining her goals for her campaign, what she will do as president and gaining their votes for the Colorado caucuses on Super Tuesday in 2016 on August 4, 2015 at La Rumba.
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The Gloves Come Off

In what could be a preview of the general election, Hillary Clinton went on the attack against potential Republican rival Jeb Bush during a trip to the likely swing state of Colorado. "I guess women’s health just isn’t a priority for him,” she said

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Crews Progress in the Battle Against California Wildfires

Firefighters are reporting some progress against a Northern California wildfire that has charred more than 100 square miles of terrain, destroying buildings, threatening many others and sending more than 13,000 people fleeing from their homes

Fox News Sets Republican Debate Roster

Fox News announced the 10 participants in the upcoming Republican Debate in Cleveland. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Ohio Gov. John Kasich squeaked onstage, while former Texas Gov. Rick Perry narrowly missed the cut

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Tom Brady's Deflategate Testimony Released

Brady denied under oath that he tampered with footballs before the AFC title game, and investigator Ted Wells said in a transcript that he never warned the New England Patriots quarterback he would be punished if he didn't turn over his cellphone

Robert Downey Jr. at "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" in New York City on April 27, 2015.

Robert Downey Jr. Is the World's Highest Paid Actor

The Iron Man and Avengers star earned a staggering $80 million in the past year to top the World's Highest-Paid Actors list. But there were some surprising names in the top ten, including three stars from India's Bollywood film industry

US Secretary of State John Kerry holds up Joseph Kennedy's cane, which has been used by John F. Kennedy and Ted Kennedy, while talking about his broken leg during the 8th Lower Mekong Initiative Ministerial Meeting at the Putra World Trade Center

John Kerry Uses JFK'S Cane at Diplomatic Meetings in Asia

After a string of meetings in the Middle East and Singapore, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is now in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to attend this year's ASEAN Regional Forum, and has swapped his crutches for a silver-tipped cane — an heirloom on loan from the Kennedy family

Mideast Iraq Digitizing History

ISIS Forces Iraq to Digitize National Library

As Islamic State militants set out to destroy Iraq's history and culture, including irreplaceable books and manuscripts kept in the militant-held city of Mosul, a major preservation and digitization project is underway in the capital to safeguard a millennium worth of history

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Caitlyn Jenner’s Television Show Loses Half Its Audience

Ratings for E!’s groundbreaking reality series I Am Cait plummeted for the show’s second episode. Sunday’s hour had only 1.3 million viewers, a drop of more than 50 percent from the show’s premiere. Is the public fascination wearing off?

Homicides Spike After Falling for Decades

Homicide rates are spiking in cities across the U.S., after falling since the 1960s. New research and recent crime data paint a bleak picture for Americans' safety, and it has violence prevention scholars trying to figure out what led to the changes—and when

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Drone Caught Delivering Drugs to Ohio Prison

Inmates quickly began to fight over the drugs after they were dropped off. The package had been intended for an inmate, though authorities could not confirm whether the incident was gang-related