The Brief

House Republicans Postpone Vote On American Health Care Act
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'Negotiations Are Over'

Abandoning negotiations, President Donald Trump demanded a make-or-break vote on health care legislation in the House, threatening to leave "Obamacare" in place and move on to other issues if Friday's vote fails

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Can President Trump Handle the Truth?

President Donald Trump has brought to the Oval Office an entirely different set of assumptions about the proper behavior of a public official, and introduced to the country entirely new rules for public debate. Read more in our new cover story

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Tom Brady's Super Bowl Jerseys Were Returned

Tom Brady's stolen Super Bowl jerseys are back with the New England Patriots. The jerseys worn by Brady during this year's Super Bowl and the 2015 Super Bowl were returned to Gillette Stadium, the FBI announced.

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White House Defends Nunes' Trump Briefing

The White House defended the House intelligence committee chairman's extraordinary decision to openly discuss and brief President Donald Trump on typically secret intelligence intercepts, even as Rep. Devin Nunes privately apologized to his congressional colleagues

Neil Gorsuch, nominee to be Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, listens to Senators' opening statements during the first day of the Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearings on Monday, March 20, 2017.

Senators Attack Each Other at Neil Gorsuch's Hearing

Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch proved to be adept enough at evading difficult questions that the senators at his confirmation hearing started training their fire on each other, blaming each other for hard-edged partisanship


London Attack Highlights Parliament's Security

British lawmakers and their staff were already wondering how to beef up their security now that they are all too aware of the havoc one madman with a car and two knives can cause in what is supposed to be the mother of all parliaments

3rd Annual Airbnb Open Spotlight

Gwyneth Paltrow Quietly Announced She’s Goop CEO

Actress-turned-entrepreneur Gwyneth Paltrow has said that she is now the CEO of her growing lifestyle brand Goop. Paltrow reportedly discussed her new position when it was printed on a mockup of a Goop newsletter

Opponents of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines hold a rally as they protest US President Donald Trump's executive orders advancing their construction, at Columbus Circle in New York on Jan. 24, 2017.

State Dept. to Recommend Keystone XL Approval

Senior U.S. officials say the State Department will recommend approval of the Keystone XL pipeline, clearing the way for the White House to formally approve it. The pipeline requires a presidential permit

A Wall In Between

Lawmakers: Boycott Companies That Build Trump's Wall

As President Trump pushes forward with his promise to a build wall on the U.S.-Mexico border, local officials in cities and states around the nation are proposing creative solutions they hope will stymie its progress

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Rick Perry Thinks Texas A&M Election Was 'Stolen'

The Energy Secretary said he was initially proud of his alma mater for electing its first openly gay student body president. But when he found out another candidate initially won, Perry questioned whether he was disqualified in pursuit of "diversity"

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department K-9 officers search the Jewish Community Center of Southern Nevada after an employee received a suspicious phone call that led about 10 people to evacuate the building on February 27, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nev.

Suspect Arrested in Bomb Threats Against Jewish Centers

Israeli police say they have arrested a 19-year-old Israeli Jewish man as the primary suspect in a string of bomb threats targeting Jewish community centers in the U.S. The investigation was carried out with the help of the FBI and police from other countries.