REYHANLI, Turkey/WASHINGTON - The U.S. plan to train and arm a Syrian rebel force is a major test of President Obama's strategy of engaging local partners to combat extremists. But the administration is already scaling back expectations of its impact. Full Article
CHICAGO - Hundreds of farm workers exposed to a highly pathogenic strain of bird flu have been offered antiviral medication. Since flu viruses are highly mutable, there is a worry that those in direct contact with infected birds could fall ill. Full Article
Antony Currie and Robert Cyran explain why fear of more failed mergers may be keeping M&A punters on the sidelines of the Teva-Mylan and Mylan-Perrigo hostile takeover attempts.