LISTEN WEEKDAY MORNINGS AT 6:10, 7:10 AND 8:10 FOR FIVE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW
1. Police are warning New Castle residents about a rash of vandalism in the past two weeks. Someone has been shooting homes and cars with a BB gun. No injuries have been reported. 10 homes and five cars have been damaged.
2. 33-year-old Dr. Craig Spencer, a Manhattan physician who’s a member of Doctors Without Borders and returned from Guinea last week has been diagnosed with Ebola. New York City’s first ebola victim is being treated in an isolation ward at Bellevue Hospital.
3. Christian Bale has been tapped to play Steve Jobs in the Aaron Sorkin film about the Apple founder.
4. Sears announced it will be closing 77 Sears and Kmart stores and cutting 5,300 jobs. Most of these stores will close before Christmas.
5. The Denver Broncos defeated the San Diego Chargers 35-21 last night at home in Denver. Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, who’d broken Brett Favre’s career touchdown record five days earlier, was 25 of 35 for 286 yards with three touchdowns.