The ThyssenKrupp Elevator team used a crane to hoist an escalator to the 101st floor of One World Trade Center. This is one of 11 escalators and 74 elevators being installed on the site. The elevators will be the fastest elevators in the western hemisphere.
- The Taliban has appointed Mullah Akhtar Mansour as its new Afghan leader.
- Airplane debris discovered Wednesday "very likely" belongs to the same type of aircraft as missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
- A University of Cincinnati officer has been charged with murder for shooting Samuel Dubose, an unarmed black man.
- Uber drivers near the International Airport of Mexico City were pelted with rocks, sticks, eggs, and flour on Wednesday. Local authorities are investigating.