Thursday's other harrowing headlines

Oct 02, 2014

As you may have noticed, Secret Service director Julia Pierson has resigned amid a torrent of security gap allegations (772 shares).  Bloomberg's Indira Lakshmanan praises her colleagues: "Scoopsters @delwilber & @agreilingkeane intvw w/ex-#SecretService Boss Julia Pierson as she resigned." Wall Street Journal's Reid Epstein notes, "Julia Pierson blames the press. 'The media has made it clear that this is what they expected.'"

On the subject of Ebola coverage, TIME Magazine has a powerful cover for that, too. "Ebola Arrives in America," its accompanying article announces (474 shares). At the same time, KHON 2 News reports that a patient is currently in isolation in Honolulu, and officials say that, although the patient has not been specifically tested for the virus, Ebola is a possibility (19,810 shares)

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