5 Things to Know This Morning

PHOTO: In this photo taken on a government organized media tour, a Syrian army soldier wears a medical mask as stand guard on a street in the Jobar neighborhood of Damascus, Syria, Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013.

Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning.

1. 'Very Little Doubt' Assad Regime Behind Attack, White House Says

The White House said there is "very little doubt" the Assad regime is responsible for the alleged chemical attack in Syria that is said to have taken place earlier last week.

2. NY AG Sues Donald Trump Over Fraud

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is suing Donald Trump for $40 million claiming Trump's for-profit investment school, Trump University, engaged in fraud and deceptive conduct.

3. Yosemite Wildfire Threatens Thousands

The Rim Fire blazing near Yosemite National Park has grown to become one of the biggest in California history, spreading across 225 square miles. Fire officials estimate containment at 7 percent.

4. First Woman Member of the NYSE Dies

Muriel "Mickie" Siebert, the first woman to become a member of the New York Stock Exchange, died of complications related to cancer at age 80.

5. Timberlake Rules MTV VMAs

Justin Timberlake took top honors at the MTV Video Music Awards, winning Video of the Year for "Mirrors" in addition to the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award.

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