8 Things You Need To Know This AM — Sep 08 2014

Pumpkin Spice Condoms: These probably aren't real, but the seasonal flavoring is still outta control. (Southern 4 Life)
Serena Williams defeated Caroline Wozniacki in straight sets to win her third consecutive U.S. Open and 18th Grand Slam title. No matter; the two remain close friends and confidants off the court. Meanwhile, excitement is mounting — especially in Japan — for the men's final today. Kei Nishikori, the first Japanese Grand Slam singles finalist, will face off against Croatian player Marin Čilić.
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In advance of the expected "iWatch" release, Moto 360 sells out within an hour of becoming available. (The Verge)
A Global Leadership Forecast study shows that organizations with women and Millennials in charge are more successful and have greater diversity in their big ideas. (Fast Company)
Is this how How I Met Your Mother was really supposed to end? (Buzzfeed)
DNA evidence and a bloody shawl may have finally revealed the identity of Jack the Ripper, 126 years after he terrorized London. Aaron Kosminkski, a 23-year-old Polish immigrant who died in an asylum, had been a police suspect, but there was never enough evidence to bring him to trial. (London Evening Standard)
Finally, Adam Driver's career ascendency continues: The Girls star was named Best Actor at the Venice Film Festival for his role in Hungry Hearts. (Digital Spy)
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