The Brief

Apple iPhone China

Apple: China's Data Is Safe

Apple on Saturday denied claims made on Chinese state media that its iPhone presents a security risk to customers by compromising location data

65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards - Arrivals

Morgan Released From Rehab

More than a month after being critically injured in a car crash, actor and comedian Tracy Morgan has been released from a medical rehabilitation center

Netherlands v Argentina: Semi Final - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

Preview: Argentina Faces Germany in World Cup Final

Argentina is likely to need a Messi moment to win its third World Cup title in its third Cup final against Germany when the two teams face off Sunday at the famed Maracanã stadium in Rio de Janeiro. Here are their likely strategies, informed by a shared history

Martin O'Malley

O'Malley Breaks With Obama Over Kids Crossing Border

Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley broke publicly with President Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Friday, calling for a more humane policy toward the tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors who have illegally crossed into the U.S.

Photo of RAMONES and Johnny RAMONE and Joey RAMONE and Dee Dee RAMONE and Tommy RAMONE

Tommy Ramone, Last of the Ramones, Dies

Tommy Ramone, the last surviving original member of the groundbreaking punk band the Ramones, died Friday at the age of 65. Dee Dee Ramone died of a drug overdose in 2002, while Johnny Ramone and Joey Ramone died of cancer in the mid aughts

Better Call Saul

AMC: Better Call Saul Will Be Set in 2002

Better Call Saul, the spinoff of the Emmy-winning series Breaking Bad, will be a period piece set in 2002, the AMC network confirmed. The show’s debut season will consist of 10 episodes and will appear in early 2015

Organic produce

Organic Produce Has Fewer Pesticides, More Antioxidants

Organically-grown fruits, vegetables and grains have substantially higher levels of antioxidants and lower levels of pesticides than conventionally-grown produce, according to a comprehensive review of earlier studies on the matter

Afghanistan's presidential candidate Abdullah speaks to U.S. Secretary of State Kerry at the start of a meeting at the U.S. embassy in Kabul

Afghan Candidates Agree to Audit Election Results

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says both of Afghanistan’s presidential candidates are committed to abiding by the results of the “largest, most comprehensive audit” of the election runoff ballots possible. They've also agreed to a national unity government

A tray of cupcakes is pictured at a Crumbs Bake Shop, which specializes in over 50 varieties of cupcakes, in Hollywood, California

Crumbs Might Not Crumble After All

Cupcake chain Crumbs filed for bankruptcy Friday evening, with plans to sell to a large investor group and reopen for business after abruptly shuttering its dozens of stores earlier this week. Cupcakes will continue to be central to Crumbs’ menu

Vice President Joe Biden speaks at the National Governors Association convention on July 11, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn.

Biden To Governors: Only You Can Save Us

Vice President Joe Biden told the nation’s Democratic and Republican governors Friday that it is up to them to lead the country out of political gridlock. He also called for congressional action on infrastructure spending and workforce training programs

LeBron James

LeBron: I’m Coming Back to Cleveland

James will return to the Cleveland Cavaliers, a squad he left in 2010 for the Miami Heat and a move that prompted intense scorn. But, he tells Sports Illustrated: "I’m ready to accept the challenge. I’m coming home"