Today's Takeaways: Medicine's Struggle, Veterans on Film, and The Curse of Beauty

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Amanda Filipacchi's novel "The Unfortunate Importance of Beauty," imagines a beautiful woman hiding under an elaborate disguise to make herself appear unattractive.
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1. U.S. ISIS Hostage Kayla Mueller Confirmed Dead | 2. Ukraine: A Crisis Slipping Towards the Brink? | 3. Preparing to Die: Dr. Atul Gawande on Medicine's Struggle with Mortality | 4. Retired Army Pilot Urges Hollywood To Portray Veterans Fairly | 5. What's in a Face? Exploring The 'Curse' of Beauty