EUROPEAN UNION - CHINA: China agrees to invest in euro bailout, diplomats :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20111026-china-agrees-invest-euro-bailout-diplomats
LIBYA: Kadhafi buried in secret as blast in Sirte claims 100 lives :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20111025-kadhafi-buried-secret-blast-sirte-claims-100-lives
Stephens: How Many Nukes Does China Have? :: Plumbing the secret Underground Great Wall.
Two abortion clinic employees plead guilty to murder :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0qJu1vNHaQ4/us-crime-abortion-pennsylvania-idUSTRE79Q7GK20111027
The Pragmatist: Childproofing: Crawling Your Way to Safety — The Pragmatist :: The world of childproofing has changed in recent years, both in the hazards that families face at home and in the products available to help them.
Best of the Web Today: No Soup for You! :: Obamaville debunks another Obama idea.
Op-Ed Columnist: Crony Capitalism Comes Home :: Occupy Wall Street has found traction because the U.S. is now guilty of what it's accused others of practicing: crony capitalism.
Study Shows Why It's Hard to Keep Weight Off :: Australian researchers found that obese people who lost weight experienced metabolic and hormonal changes even a year later that increased their appetites.
Charles Calomiris: The Mortgage Crisis---Some Inside Views :: Emails show that risk managers at Freddie Mac warned about lower underwriting standards—in vain, and with lessons for today.
Gupta Case Targets Insider Culture - Wall Street Journal :: http://asia.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203687504576654872764778968.html
Rove: The President Who Hates to Govern :: The president now says he wants to rebuild our roads. So why has he been stalling on the highway bill since 2009?
State redistricting nears finish line - Los Angeles Times :: http://opinion.latimes.com/opinionla/2011/10/state-redistricting-nears-finish-line.html
Jessica Simpson expecting a baby girl? - NDTV.com :: http://movies.ndtv.com/movie_story.aspx?Section%3DMovies%26ID%3DENTEN20110186428%26subcatg%3DMOVIESINDIA%26keyword%3Dmusic%26nid%3D142809
Iraq Projects $100 Billion Oil-Field Investment :: Exxon Mobil, BP and Italy's Eni will spend around $100 billion to upgrade three oil fields in southern Iraq, the top energy adviser to the Iraqi prime minister said.
LIBYA: NTC to declare Libya liberated as Kadhafi death row continues :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20111023-ntc-declare-libya-liberated-kadhafi-death-row-continues
RUGBY WORLD CUP: All Blacks beat France in Rugby World Cup ... but only just :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20111023-all-blacks-beat-france-rugby-world-cup-only-just
The 10 Greatest Books of All Time :: What are they? A new book tries to settle it once and for all.
Man dies in wood chipper :: A man trimming trees was killed after he apparently was pulled into a wood chipper, police said.
Occupy Wall St Protester Tells NY Times About Losing His Virginity After ... - Complex.com (blog) :: http://www.complex.com/city-guide/2011/10/occupy-wall-st-protester-tells-ny-times-about-losing-his-virginity-after-drinking-six-four-lokos
Munger Says Europe Leaders 'Behind the Curve' on Debt Crisis - San Francisco Chronicle :: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f%3D/g/a/2011/10/24/bloomberg_articlesLTL29G1A1I4H.DTL
Buffett-Backed Carmaker Arrives in LA Late With Fewer Jobs - BusinessWeek :: http://www.businessweek.com/news/2011-10-24/buffett-backed-carmaker-arrives-in-l-a-late-with-fewer-jobs.html
The Buzz: Munger a 'proud father' to California's new political maps - Fresno Bee :: http://www.fresnobee.com/2011/10/03/2562038/the-buzz-munger-a-proud-father.html
Stuntman dies on set of Schwarzenegger-Stallone flick - USA Today :: http://content.usatoday.com/communities/entertainment/post/2011/10/stuntman-dies-on-set-of-schwarzenegger-stallone-flick/1
Art Review: The Met's New Islamic Galleries - Review :: After eight years of renovations, the Metropolitan Museum of Art has 15 new galleries for more than 1,200 works of Islamic culture going back more than a millennium.
Stephen King's New Monster :: With 50 novels published and 350 million books sold, Stephen King is taking a chance on a new genre: historical fiction.
Gaddafi son eyes safety, talks to Hague :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/SsC0BNMrgpY/us-libya-idUSTRE79F1FK20111028
James Hillman, Therapist in Men's Movement, Dies at 85 :: Mr. Hillman was a therapist and author whose theories helped revive interest in the ideas of Carl Jung and animated the so-called men's movement in the 1990s.
Looking to be heard on Wall Street? Stop shouting into the deaf ear. - Wall Street Journal (blog) :: http://blogs.wsj.com/wsjam/2011/10/28/looking-to-be-heard-on-wall-street-stop-shouting-into-the-deaf-ear/?mod%3Dgoogle_news_blog
Adele to have surgery to treat vocal cord hemorrhage. What is it? - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/health/boostershots/la-heb-adele-vocal-cord-surgery-20111028,0,1525733.story