Majority in US favour marijuana legalisation, new poll affirms - Straits Times :: http://www.straitstimes.com/breaking-news/world/story/majority-us-favour-marijuana-legalisation-new-poll-affirms-20131023
UPDATE 2-Soccer-Lewandowski sinks Arsenal to ruin Wenger's birthday - Reuters :: http://in.reuters.com/article/2013/10/22/soccer-champions-arsenal-idINL3N0IC4CR20131022
Katy Perry spent two weeks in bed after marriage breakdown - Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog) :: http://blog.seattlepi.com/people/2013/10/22/katy-perry-spent-two-weeks-in-bed-after-marriage-breakdown/
Nokia's New Tablet Arrives Ahead of Microsoft Deal - New York Times (blog) :: http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/22/nokia-puzzling-windows-tablet-debut/
Could a Cure for Baldness Be on the Horizon? - The Chosun Ilbo :: http://english.chosun.com/site/data/html_dir/2013/10/23/2013102300479.html
Health co-ops, created to foster competition and lower insurance costs, are in ... - Washington Post :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/health-co-ops-created-to-foster-competition-and-lower-insurance-costs-are-facing-danger/2013/10/22/e1c961fe-3809-11e3-ae46-e4248e75c8ea_story.html
US gains 148000 jobs; jobless rate, 7.2% - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/business/2013/10/22/september-jobs-report/3146693/
Jameson dealing with Ortiz drama - FOXSports.com :: http://msn.foxsports.com/ufc/story/jameson-dealing-with-ortiz-issues-102213
American couple: Is mystery girl found in Roma camp our missing daughter? - NBCNews.com :: http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/10/22/21073879-american-couple-is-mystery-girl-found-in-roma-camp-our-missing-daughter?lite
Police search for a motive in Nevada middle school shooting that left two dead - NBCNews.com :: http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/10/22/21078129-police-search-for-a-motive-in-nevada-middle-school-shooting-that-left-two-dead?lite
Noel Harrison dies at 79 - ABS CBN News :: http://www.abs-cbnnews.com/entertainment/10/22/13/noel-harrison-dies-79
Meet Dinosaur Joe – the Rare Fossil Discovered by a High School Student - U.S. News & World Report :: http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2013/10/22/meet-dinosaur-joe--the-rare-fossil-discovered-by-a-high-school-student
Women in Texas Sue a Porn Site :: More than a dozen women filed a civil lawsuit in Texas state court against a porn website, Texxxan.com, alleging their intimate photos were posted illegally and included information that made them easy to identify.
Phys Ed: Pounding Pavement by Heel or Toe :: Is it better to hit the ground heel-first or toe-first? New research offers some insights into the best foot form for distance runners.
INTERVIEW: FRANCE: EU will collapse like Soviet Union, far-right leader Le Pen tells RFI :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/economy/20131016-eu-will-collapse-soviet-union-far-right-leader-le-pen-tells-rfi
FRANCE: French court to rule in Scientology fraud case :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20131016-french-court-rule-scientology-fraud-case
Ryan Budget Plan Draws GOP Flak :: House Republican leaders are drawing opposition from party members to the idea of revamping Medicare for more Americans than previously suggested.
TSA to Allow Small Knives on Planes :: The Transportation Security Administration said it would soon allow fliers to carry certain smaller knives onto airplanes, one of the biggest moves to scale back airport-security measures since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks.
Venezuela Leader Chávez Dies at 58 :: Hugo Chávez, a former tank commander turned populist politician who used Venezuela's oil riches to pursue his vision of socialism and challenge the U.S., died Tuesday from complications related to cancer.
Cardinals Raise Questions Over Report :: When cardinals enter the Sistine Chapel to elect a new pope, the chapel will become a fortress of the Holy See's most carefully guarded secrets. But there is one secret many of the cardinals themselves are trying to divine.
Five Stocks Handled the Heavy Lifting :: Five blue-chip stocks have accounted for about one-third of the rally in the Dow since the financial crisis.
Beijing, U.S. Unveil New Korean Sanctions :: The U.S. and China introduced a new round of sanctions against North Korea at the United Nations that the U.S. said would significantly impede the development of Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs, in response to its test last month of an atomic bomb.
Venezuela Consults Cuban Playbook :: Hours before announcing Chávez's death, the government resorted to a ploy to try to unite his supporters: Talk of an alleged conspiracy by the U.S. to destabilize the country.
BBC at risk of developing "Metropolitan bias", Lord Hall admits - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/tvandradio/bbc/10397918/BBC-at-risk-of-developing-Metropolitan-bias-Lord-Hall-admits.html
After Utah Video Scandal, a Primer on Hoodoos - National Geographic :: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2013/10/131022-hoodoo-goblin-valley-state-park-utah-toppled-boy-scout/
Bits Blog: Start-Up Reinvents the Bicycle Wheel :: Superpedestrian announced Monday that it will being selling the Copenhagen Wheel, which can make any bicycle into a motorized hybrid e-bike.
For Whom The Munger Tolles: A Peek At Partner Pay - Above the Law :: http://abovethelaw.com/2013/10/for-whom-the-munger-tolles-a-peek-at-partner-pay/
Language-Gap Study Bolsters a Push for Pre-K :: A Stanford psychologist found that affluent children had learned 30 percent more words from 18 months to 2 years of age than children from low-income homes.
New Women Alcoholics: 'Looking at Red Wine Like It's Chocolate' :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/32c4dc0e/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CHealth0Cwomen0Ealcoholics0Ered0Ewine0Echocolate0Cstory0Did0F20A639212/story01.htm
Sinosphere Blog: Chinese City's Pollution Goes Off the Charts :: School was canceled and traffic was nearly paralyzed in Harbin on Monday as off-the-charts pollution dropped visibility to less than 10 meters in parts of the city.