PE HUB First Read

A 6.2 magnitude earthquake killed at least 38 people in Italy.

Hillary Clinton will attend two Silicon Valley gala fundraisers today, one of them hosted by Tim Cook.

The AP reports that more than half of those who met with Clinton as Secretary of State donated to her family’s foundation.

Lockheed’s hugely expensive F-35 Joint Strike Fighter is “on a path toward failing to deliver,” the Pentagon’s director of operational testing said.

The Turkish military is entering Syria for an offensive against the Islamic State.

North Korea fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile in Japan’s direction.

The FBI is investigating possible hacks of New York Times and other reporters by Russian intelligence.

Photo: A man is rescued alive from the ruins following an earthquake in Amatrice, central Italy, August 24, 2016. REUTERS/Remo Casilli