The Brief

An environmental activist wears a polar bear costume during a protest outside the White House March 28, 2017 in Washington, DC.

Environmental Groups Vow to Fight Trump

Environmental groups that have hired extra lawyers in recent months are prepared to go to court to fight a sweeping executive order from President Donald Trump that would roll back his predecessor's plans to curb global warming

Hillary Clinton Addresses Professional Business Women Of California Conf.

Hillary Clinton Announces Her Return

Speaking at a conference for professional business women in San Francisco, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced that she is back. "I will never stop speaking out," Clinton said

Cyclone Debbie Hits Airlie Beach

Queensland Begins to Clean Up After Cyclone Debbie

Residents of Australia's cyclone-battered tropical northeast emerged from their homes to find roofs lying in their yards, boats flung onto rocks and roads blocked by fallen trees and power lines, as emergency officials tried to reach communities cut off stock health brain

Paralyzed Man Able to Move His Arm With His Brain

A new paper describes a breakthrough in restoring the ability of paralyzed people to move their limbs by commanding them with their brains. A man who tried it out said his arm feels the same as it did before he was paralyzed

President-elect Donald Trump meets with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie at the clubhouse of Trump National Golf Club Nov. 20, 2016 in Bedminster, N.J.

Chris Christie Will Head Commission on Drug Addiction

After being unceremoniously dropped from President Donald Trump's transition team, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is dipping his toes into the administration as he takes the lead of a White House commission to combat drug addiction

Operations Inside The Shelby Americas Sports Car Manufacturing Facility

Ford Is Investing $1.2 Billion in U.S. Factories

Ford Motor announced Tuesday that it will invest $1.2 billion in three Michigan plants to create or retain 130 jobs — a move hailed by President Trump, who has been pushing car manufacturers to build and hire in the U.S.

US President Barack Obama throws out the

Trump Won't Throw First Pitch for the Nationals

President Donald Trump has reportedly declined an invitation to throw out the first pitch for the Washington Nationals baseball team on opening day. The team had invited the President to perform the ceremonial task