NEW YORK - A doctor who worked in West Africa with Ebola patients was in an isolation unit in New York City after testing positive for the virus. Full Article
NEW YORK - U.S. stocks advanced on Friday, as earnings from Microsoft and Procter & Gamble coupled with easing concerns over the possible spread of Ebola in the United States helped put the S&P on track to snap a four-week losing skid.
Madrid - Thousands of Spain’s poor now depend for their homes on the generosity of private equity investors including Goldman Sachs and Blackstone, who bought their rent-controlled flats last year, as they face demands for higher rent and threat of eviction. Full Article
Senior Syrian Kurdish official denies report from Turkey's president that Syrian Kurds agreed to let Free Syrian Army fighters enter the border town of Kobani. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.