5 Things to Know This Morning

5 Things to Know This Morning

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

3. Super Typhoon Soudelor Hits Saipan: A Look at the World's Biggest Storm

Super Typhoon Soudelor, the biggest storm of the year, is barreling through the Pacific Ocean.

The previous lowest pressure was March's Super Typhoon Maysak, which was recorded at 910 millibars.

4. Drone Dropping Drugs Over Prison Yard Sparks Brawl at Mansfield Correctional Institution in Ohio

A prison brawl in Ohio was sparked in an unusual way -- after a drone flew over the yard and dropped drugs and other contraband, according to an incident report.

The mayhem broke out on July 29 just after 2:30 p.m. at Mansfield Correctional Institution in Mansfield, Ohio.

According to the report, surveillance footage showed a drone that "passed over the recreation yards immediately before the fight began."

5. How Mr. Coffee Inventor Convinced Joe DiMaggio to Be Pitchman

The creator of the famed Mr. Coffee machines died Saturday at age 91, but one of his favorite stories was how he roped in the famed former Yankee Joe DiMaggio to be a spokesman in the mid-1970s.

"It was during the early days of Mr. Coffee and he felt he had a tiger by the tail," Sue Parente, the daughter of creator Vincent Marotta, said of her father, who died at his home in Pepper Pike, Ohio. "Sales were good, but to really make it a national brand, they needed a spokesman who people could relate to."