Temple Grandin: What's Right with the Autistic Mind :: By focusing on deficits, we overlook the strengths of brains built differently
The Unfulfilled Promise of Obamacare :: The Affordable Care Act was supposed to bring health coverage to the uninsured. As the law takes effect, the reality looks far different from the promise
Girl's discovery gives Ben Needham family 'great hope' - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-south-yorkshire-24597250
Farrell: Nobel winners have both rational and irrational covered - Minneapolis Star Tribune :: http://www.startribune.com/business/yourmoney/228388141.html
Sacha Baron Cohen had no 'creative differences' over Mercury project, claim ... - Metro :: http://metro.co.uk/2013/10/19/sacha-baron-cohen-had-no-creative-differences-over-mercury-project-claim-queen-members-4152686/
Minister backs HS2 amid row over benefits - Financial Times :: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/7ac46c42-38e0-11e3-a2ed-00144feab7de.html
Hit by Low Prices, Lobstermen Are at Odds in Maine and Canada :: A surplus of lobster has pushed down prices and stoked arguments over the coast of origin, and even which flag's catch is the tastiest.
Girl trafficked into UK to have organs harvested, says Government report - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/girl-trafficked-into-uk-to-have-organs-harvested-says-government-report-8891520.html
Car bomb, clashes kill over 30 near Syrian capital :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/jgT4zC4eujg/story01.htm
'Carrie' returns, with more blood, revenge and a feisty makeover :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/R8OIo01Tblk/story01.htm
California Sees Gridlock Ease in Governing :: New election rules in California, once a symbol of government dysfunction, may be having their desired effect of leaching some of the partisanship out of politics.
Op-Ed Columnist: From Beirut to Washington :: Covering the Middle East is helpful in explaining American politics.
Around the Block: Diesel Wagon: What'll They Think of Next? :: Volkswagen has been selling vehicles with diesel engines in the United States for years, and now it's also brought over the Jetta SportWagen diesel.
Common Sense: No Ruling in Macy's v. Penney? Try This :: Macy's and J.C. Penney await a ruling from a judge in their legal dispute over Martha Stewart merchandise, but the law and facts are clear.
Saudis reject Security Council seat, angry over Mideast inaction :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8DhECx1BjOs/story01.htm
U.S. Army Hones Antiterror Strategy for Africa, in Kansas :: The first-of-its-kind program will draw on the Army's storied First Infantry Division, based in Kansas, to conduct more than 100 missions in Africa over the next year.
The Softer Side of Pit Bulls :: A reviled breed gets a makeover
TIME Cover Story: It's Time to Pay College Athletes :: College sports are mass entertainment. It's time to fully reward players for their work