WASHINGTON - U.S. Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigned under fire after a series of security lapses that showed gaping holes in the protective cocoon around President Barack Obama. Full Article
NEW YORK - U.S. stocks dropped more than 1 percent on Wednesday as the first diagnosis of Ebola in a patient in the United States spooked investors, economic data pointed to uneven growth, and the Russell 2000 index entered correction territory. | Video
Texas Governor Rick Perry says some school-age children have had contact with the first patient to be diagnosed with Ebola in the U.S.. Vanessa Johnston reports.