President Barack Obama is attending a NATO summit in Wales. The topics under discussion include the rise of ISIL and Russian aggression.
- A close friend of murdered journalist Steven Sotloff has challenged ISIL leader Abu Bakr to a debate on Islam.
- According to a new report, customer information—including bank and credit card numbers—may have been stolen from all of Home Depot's 2,200 stores in the U.S.
- "Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. this week will launch a broad civil rights investigation into the Ferguson, Mo., Police Department, according to two federal law enforcement officials."
- The death toll from the current Ebola outbreak is now greater than that of all previous Ebola outbreaks combined.
- U.S. forces are preparing to conduct military exercises in Ukraine.