Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. U.S. INTELLIGENCE OFFICIAL TAKES UNUSUAL STAND
James Clapper offers some new details of how the government collects information on telephone and Internet use after disclosure of two secret surveillance programs.
2. STAKES HIGH FOR WORLD LEADERS
Obama and China's president are retreating to a sprawling desert estate in California for talks on issues including cybersecurity and North Korea's nuclear threats.
3. HOW EUROPE MAY OVERCOME FEARS OF ARMING SYRIAN REBELS
France is exploring gadgetry that tracks the movement of anti-aircraft missiles or shuts them down from a distance.