WASHINGTON - Colleagues and acquaintances recall Steven Sotloff as a generous man fascinated by the changes gripping the Middle East, and determined to tell stories from the perspective of average people. Full Article | Video
TOKYO - Upbeat Chinese services activity reports helped lift Asian shares on Wednesday, while the dollar was close to 14-month highs against a basket of major currencies after data underscored that the U.S. economy continues to gather gradual momentum.
Experts will be meeting this week at the World Health Organization (WHO) to discuss the role of new drugs and vaccines to help control the Ebola epidemic in West Africa. And while it’s important to study and roll out new drugs, but they should be not at the expense of measures that we know work. Commentary | Full Article
NEW YORK - Celebrity representatives and security experts used the online posting of intimate photos of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence and other female entertainers to sound new warnings about the dangers of storing data on the Internet. Full Article
U.S. President Barack Obama arrives in Estonia on a visit to show U.S. solidarity with three Baltic states ahead of a NATO summit in Wales. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)