An unnamed Dallas patient has contracted the Ebola virus, becoming the first case in the United States.
Militants surrounded a Turkish sovereign enclave in Syria and threatened to seize Kobane on the Syria-Turkey border.
News of another lapse fueled growing concerns about the Secret Service and the porousness of Obama's security.
People who interacted with the confirmed Ebola patient in Dallas during a crucial four-day period will be monitored for symptoms.
Large theater chains are refusing to carry the sequel, which will hit Netflix the same day as the theatrical release.
With Obama predicting that airstrikes in Syria and Iraq could take years, defense companies are already cashing in.
Seventeen years after regaining sovereignty over Hong Kong, China may have alienated the territory's younger generations.