PRESS DIGEST - Wall Street Journal - Oct 24

Fri Oct 24, 2014 1:18am EDT
 
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Oct 24 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

* A doctor who had returned to New York City recently after treating Ebola patients in West Africa tested positive for the virus on Thursday, officials said, setting up a new test for the nation's ability to control the spread of the deadly disease. (on.wsj.com/1wvvsql)

* A number of details about Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, who killed a Canadian soldier and thrust the government into a terrified lockdown on Wednesday, emerged that began to fill in a picture of a middle-class suburban youth who grew estranged from his family and descended into a string of petty crimes. (on.wsj.com/1z2Sebz)

* In a warning flag for Democrats, recent polls suggest the party is failing to draw enough support from women in three key Senate races - in Iowa, Arkansas and Colorado - to offset the strong backing that men are giving to Republicans. (on.wsj.com/1nBCDf0)

* The travails at Gucci are emblematic of the problems afflicting fashion's big power houses. (on.wsj.com/1uNAjyR)   Continued...