Smarter. Fresher. Different.

U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, left, and Gen. Martin Dempsey eye ways of defeating the Islamic State.

The Presidential Daily Brief The Presidential Daily Brief

August 22, 2014

Important

  1. Levant Line

    Top U.S. General: Militants Must be Targeted in Syria

  2. Bowe Boo-Boo

    Watchdog Says Bergdahl Prison Swap Was Illegal

  3. Cured

    U.S. Ebola Patients Leave Hospital

  4. No Shows

    Annual Fed Conference Kicks Wall Street to Curb

  5. Briefly

    Gunmen Kill Dozens in Iraq Mosque, U.S. Defends Refusal to Pay Foley Ransom

Intriguing

  1. Iced

    U.S. Diplomats Banned From Icy Challenge

  2. X Rated

    HBO Boss Defends Explicit ‘Game of Thrones’

  3. Super Mario

    Liverpool Counters Suarez Departure, Signs Balotelli

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