Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning.
1. Wildfires Force 32,000 to Evacuate
The wildfires engulfing Colorado Springs have forced massive evacuations. More than 32,000 people have been forced to leave their homes. There is no timetable for their return.
2. Debby makes Landfall
Tropical Storm Debby has made landfall near Steinhatchee, Florida, in the state's northern peninsula. Coastal and inland flooding warnings are in effect in most of the state.
3. Queen, Ex-IRA Chief Plan Historic Meeting
Queen Elizabeth will shake hands with Martin McGuinness of the Sinn Fein wing of the in a historic meeting in Belfast. The handshake is being hailed as hugely significant by peace groups.
4. Changes Coming to College Football
College football is set to launch a four team playoff system in 2014.
5. Loss of a Legend
Nora Ephron, a screenwriter and director best known for "When Harry Met Sally" and "Sleepless in Seattle," died of leukemia at age 71 in a Manhattan hospital.