The top stories we've already posted about today:
-- "'International Effort' Underway To Find Gadhafi."
-- "Hurricane Watches Up In N.C. As Irene Chugs Toward U.S."
-- "As Apple's Steve Jobs Steps Down, Tim Cook Steps Up."
Meanwhile, other major headlines of the morning include:
-- "World Markets Rise As Worries Over U.S. Economy Ease." (The Associated Press)
-- "Bernanke May Forgo Easing As Data Point Higher." (Bloomberg News)
-- "Gold Falls $200 From Tuesday's Record High." (Reuters)
-- In India, Anna Hazare Won't End His Fast "Unless His Demands Are Met." (Times of India)
-- "U.S. May Back Refinance Plan for Mortgages." (The New York Times)