The Presidential Daily Brief


  1. 30 Hikers ‘Feared Dead’ After Japanese Volcano Erupts, Police Officer Shot in Ferguson

    Rescuers find 30 lifeless hikers near Mount Ontake after volcanic eruption. (BBC)

    Police officer reportedly shot in the arm in Ferguson, Missouri. (CNN)

    Al-Qaida-affiliated group vows retaliation for U.S. airstrikes in Syria. (Al Jazeera)

    British RAF completes first anti-Islamic State mission in Iraq. (FT) sub

    Sorry ladies, it’s official: George Clooney is married. (USA Today)