Morning Brief: The top news and buzzy moments you need to know

Welcome to the Morning Brief where we give you a rundown of everything you may have missed the night before and what's trending this morning. To dive deeper into these stories click on the links.

1. Michelle Obama opens up about her miscarriage and Donald Trump
The former first lady revealed she felt “lost and alone” after suffering a miscarriage about 20 years ago.

2. Neighbors reveal chilling details about Thousand Oaks gunman 
Ian David Long was a former military machine gunner in the Marines who years after a divorce, discharge and months shouting matches with his mother, killed 12 people at a country bar in California.

3. Ruth Bader Ginsburg 'up and working' after breaking ribs
The U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is making jokes after being hospitalized with rib fractures, her nephew said.

4. Kellyanne Conway defends White House mic grab
She defended White House claims that CNN reporter Jim Acosta “put his hands” on a White House intern, telling FOX News that the intern was “just doing her job.”

5. Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade welcome miracle baby
The 46-year-old shared the joyful news that she and husband Dwyane Wade, a basketball player with the Miami Heat, have welcome a brand-new baby girl via surrogate.

6.. Tiger Woods turns down $3M Saudi payday amid turmoil
The event is sponsored by the Saudi government, which is under international scrutiny since the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the country’s consulate in Istanbul.

7. Mueller report could follow Watergate 'road map'
The special counsel is expected to report any findings he makes about the president’s personal culpability to Congress, rather than seeking an indictment. That would allow Congress to review the information and, potentially, consider whether to initiate impeachment proceedings.

8. Megyn Kelly defends Tucker Carlson after his house is targeted by protesters
Kelly, who worked with Carlson at Fox News for years, called him “tough” but added, “He does not deserve this.”

9. Police fear deaths as wildfire engulfs California community
"The town is devastated, everything is destroyed," said California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) spokesman Scott Maclean. "There's nothing much left standing."

10. Prince Harry describes the moment he asked Prince Charles to walk Meghan down the aisle
A new BBC documentary gives an unprecedented look at Prince Charles ahead of his 70th birthday next week, including this intimate moment.

 

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