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Senators name Erik Karlsson captain, Bobby Ryan signs extension The Ottawa Senators had one of their busiest and most positive days in a long time as they locked up forward Bobby Ryan for seven more years and named their new captain, defenceman Erik Karlsson. Ottawa Senators' season preview · Clarke MacArthur ...  Drone deployed in search for missing U.Va. student CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- Investigators are hoping technology will help their search for missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, and for the first time in Virginia law enforcement history, they're reportedly deploying a drone in the search.  Tom Cutinella, Shoreham-Wading River HS football player, mourned day after ... Add comment. Tom Cutinella, Shoreham-Wading River HS football player, mourned day after sustaining fatal injury. Updated October 2, 2014 10:02 AM By DARRAN SIMON darran.simon@newsday.com. Junior Tom Cutinella, 16, a guard and linebacker on ...  In Texas Ebola patient's neighborhood, scores sick Mercy Kennedy, 9, cries Thursday Oct. 2, 2014. as community activists approach her outside her home on 72nd SKD Boulevard in Monrovia, Liberia, a day after her mother was taken away by an ambulance to an Ebola ward. Neighbors wailed Thursday upon ...  Reports: Mila Kunis, Ashton Kutcher welcome first child, a baby girl That '70s baby is here! Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are now parents to a baby girl, according to reports out Wednesday. The former "That '70s Show" stars welcomed their daughter on Tuesday in Los Angeles, TMZ reported. People later chimed in with its ...  Buffett the car buff? Berkshire Hathaway buys Van Tuyl Group. Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is buying the privately-owned auto dealership company Van Tuyl Group as the billionaire looks to make inroads into the auto industry. If completed, the deal would give Warren Buffett control of the largest privately owned ...  Jobless claims fall by 8000, hinting at job market strength Jobless claims among Americans fell unexpectedly fell last week, a sign the U.S. labor market might be tightening. Initial jobless claims for state unemployment benefits dropped 8,000 to a seasonally adjusted 287,000 in the week ended Sept. 27, the Labor ...  Angry Birds to cut 16% of jobs as rivals pass by Rovio Entertainment, maker of the Angry Birds mobile games, will cut as much as 16% of staff after failing to replicate the success of the title that made it famous. The closely held company will eliminate as many as 130 jobs in its home country Finland, Chief ...  NYPD: Police Mistakenly Kill Man in Confrontation The medical examiner says an unarmed man who intervened in a confrontation between police and a knife-wielding assailant died of a gunshot to the back after police fired shots. NYPD spokesman Stephen Davis says Rafael Laureano was "inadvertently" ...  Long Beach State coach is neutral in Jered Weaver-Jason Vargas matchup Long Beach State baseball coach Troy Buckley considers himself an avid Angels fan, one whose ties to Angels ace and former 49ers star Jered Weaver has led to close relationships with Angels Manager Mike Scioscia, pitching coach Mike Butcher and vice ...  Crawford's slam sets tone as Giants top Pirates 8-0 PITTSBURGH — To heck with drama and lead changes and managerial intrigue and Alka-Seltzer. That started and ended with the American League wild-card game. When Brandon Crawford broke a scoreless tie with a fourth-inning grand slam Wednesday ...  David Tennant is back on the case in 'Gracepoint' on Fox David Tennant is having a serious case of déjà vu. It was just two years ago when Tennant, the actor best known as the 10th Doctor in the "Doctor Who" cult franchise, began work in South West England for his non-Whovian role as Alec Hardy, one-half of a ...  UK lender Wonga writes off debt for 330000 customers UK short-term lender Wonga is writing off the outstanding debt for around 330,000 customers at a cost of about £220 million, after being forced to overhaul its lending practices by Britain's financial regulator. Photo: PA Wire. Topics: Business · Financial ...  Thailand beach murders: Two Burmese workers confess to murder of Hannah ... Two Burmese workers have confessed to killing British tourists Hannah Witheridge and David Miller on a Thai holiday island, police have said. Ms Witheridge, 23, and David Miller, 24, were found near to where they were staying on the island of Koh Tao, ...  UPDATE 1-Sears to sell most of its Sears Canada stake via rights issue (Adds details, background, shares). Oct 2 (Reuters) - Struggling Sears Holdings Corp said it would raise up to $380 million by selling most of its stake in Sears Canada Inc through a rights issue, generating liquidity ahead of the crucial holiday shopping ...  German insurer Allianz appoints new CEO BERLIN — German insurer Allianz SE says board member Oliver Baete will take over as chief executive in May when current CEO Michael Diekmann steps down after more than a decade in charge. Allianz said Thursday that its supervisory board accepted ...  Enthusiastic response to PM's 'Swachh Bharat' mission Gandhi Jayanti remained hectic for all government employees, school and college students as the district administration extended its full support to the 'Swachh Bharat' mission, the pet project of Prime Minister Narendra Modi that aims at a 'Clean India'.  Supreme Court takes no immediate action on gay marriage cases WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday took no action over whether it plans to take up the question of whether states can ban gay marriage. The seven different cases pending before the court were not mentioned in a list of new cases ...  Spiritually Speaking: Domestic violence is the issue, not football Domestic violence (noun) 1. acts of violence or abuse against a person living in one's household, especially a member of one's immediate family. — Random House Dictionary. It is not about football. Not finally. Not really. I'll say that right up front. True: NFL ...  Netflix-Adam Sandler: The digital platform as comeback springboard Adam Sandler isn't a big digital guy. He's copped to as much recently, telling reporters at the Toronto International Film Festival last month that he by and large avoided Twitter (he has an account but rarely tweets from it) and other forms of social media.  Belichick flatters Bengals with lofty praise Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam Jones (24) tackles Tennessee Titans wide receiver Justin Hunter (15) during last month's game in Cincinnati. (Photo: AP Photo). CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. CINCINNATI – Count New England ...  Wylie Bay surfer Sean Pollard loses arm and hand in shark attack off Western ... The 23-year-old surfer who lost parts of both arms after he was reportedly mauled by two sharks in Western Australia is believed to be Sean Pollard. The victim, who locals said was from the WA town of Bunbury, was attacked around 11am today at Kelpids ...  ECB to begin buying secured debt, bundled loans from mid-month NAPLES Italy (Reuters) - The European Central Bank will buy bundles of loans and other forms of secured debt from mid-month in an attempt to kick start a languishing euro zone economy, despite misgivings in Germany and elsewhere. After cutting interest ...  Secret Service Director Julia Pierson Resigns Secret Service Director Julia Pierson, who has been skewered by critics over the Sept. 19 White House security breach, has resigned, according to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. "Today Julia Pierson, the director of the United States Secret ...  5 things we get wrong about breast cancer TODAY is presenting the series "PinkPower" for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month — celebrating the survivors, supporting and remembering loved ones we've lost. Despite expert effort to set the record straight about breast cancer, myths persist.  5 things we get wrong about breast cancer TODAY is presenting the series "PinkPower" for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month — celebrating the survivors, supporting and remembering loved ones we've lost. Despite expert effort to set the record straight about breast cancer, myths persist.  Obama to speak about economy at Northwestern U. CHICAGO (AP) — President Barack Obama is delivering an economic address Thursday at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management, a pitch the White House has long been planning to frame the midterm campaign's closing arguments.  Allianz Names Oliver Baete CEO Amid Upheaval at Pimco Allianz SE (ALV) named board member Oliver Baete to succeed Michael Diekmann as chief executive officer as Europe's biggest insurer grapples with upheaval at Pacific Investment Management Co. Diekmann, 59, will stay on until Allianz's next annual ...  Jobless claims drop, point to stronger labor market WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, a sign the labor market may be tightening. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits dropped 8,000 to a seasonally adjusted ...  India dog stuck in tar pit rescued The tar had leaked from a container, Claire Abrams, co-founder of Animal Aid Unlimited told the BBC. "The tar ...became hard like a rock and he couldn't move," she said. The dog was found in late August, but the charity only released details of the rescue after ...  NBC's sitcom efforts go from 'Bad' to cute Apparently, NBC is trying to see how many ways it can make the same bad sitcom. For Bad Judge (NBC, Thursday, 9 ET/PT; * ½ out of four), the answer is at least two, and most likely three. The first was the original version from creators Chad Kultgen and ...  NBC's sitcom efforts go from 'Bad' to cute Apparently, NBC is trying to see how many ways it can make the same bad sitcom. For Bad Judge (NBC, Thursday, 9 ET/PT; * ½ out of four), the answer is at least two, and most likely three. The first was the original version from creators Chad Kultgen and ...  Euro, bond yields rise as Draghi gives no hint QE imminent LONDON Oct 2 (Reuters) - The euro gained against the dollar while euro zone bond yields rose on Thursday as European Central Bank President Mario Draghi gave no hints of an imminent sovereign bond buying programme in his post-meeting news ...  Drone Video Records Throngs of Hong Kong Protesters Demonstrations in Hong Kong have sprung up over recent electoral changes announced by the Chinese government. Trace explains what near- and long-term issues have motivated protesters to take to the streets. Read More » · Archaeology · U.S. History ...  Female Hacked Celebs -- Google is Evil ... They Support Perverted Predators Google is a hypocritical company that victimizes women and enables "habitual pervert predators"... so claim more than a dozen female celebrities who are now threatening to sue. The women are outraged that Google refuses to remove the various hacked ...  'Real Housewives' stars Joe, Teresa Giudice to be sentenced today - The Star "Real Housewives of New Jersey" stars Joe and Teresa Giudice will be sentenced this morning in federal court in Newark on fraud charges following a plea agreement earlier this year. The couple arrived at the courthouse at 9 a.m. and will appear before U.S. ...  First Read's Morning Clips OBAMA AGENDA: The Secret Service fallout. After that excruciating Tuesday congressional hearing, Secret Service director Julia Pierson submitted her resignation Wednesday. The full take from NBCNews.com. Pierson spoke to Bloomberg News, saying her ...  Businesses Gain From Internet Fast Lanes Net neutrality is a hot-button topic, with strong opinions -- and deep pockets -- on both sides of the issue. At the heart of the debate is whether people (or businesses) should be able to pay for data traffic prioritization. The doltish arguments in opposition, led by ...  Vardhan calls Swachh Bharat Abhiyan a 'blessing in disguise' Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan today said the 'Swachh Bharat' mission launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi is of special significance for his ministry and a "blessing in disguise" for the people as cleanliness and health go hand-in-hand. "Today is ...  Facebook changes real-name policy, allows aliases (Reuters) - Facebook Inc said it would change its policy requiring users to go by their real names on the social network, following outrage over the locking of hundreds of accounts, including a number belonging to drag queens using their stage names.  As hajj begins, Saudis tout kingdom as Ebola-free Saudi Arabia sought to assure the public that the kingdom was Ebola-free as an estimated two million Muslims streamed into a sprawling tent city near Mecca on Thursday for the start of the annual Islamic hajj pilgrimage. EBOLA: WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW.  UN report confirms ISIS' atrocities across Iraq including mass executions Islamic State militants have carried out mass executions, abducted girls as sex slaves and used child soldiers in what may amount to systematic war crimes in Iraq that demand prosecution, the UN said today. It said ISIS fighters had committed gross human ...  UN report confirms ISIS' atrocities across Iraq including mass executions Islamic State militants have carried out mass executions, abducted girls as sex slaves and used child soldiers in what may amount to systematic war crimes in Iraq that demand prosecution, the UN said today. It said ISIS fighters had committed gross human ...  California teens arrested in 920 chicken deaths Deputies in central California have arrested four people - one adult and three juveniles - suspected of breaking into a Foster Farms chicken ranch and killing more than 900 birds with a golf club. Related. Judge: Stockton can reject CalPERS... Man surrenders ...  Cowboys' Spillman probed for alleged sex assault GRAPEVINE, Texas — Dallas Cowboys special teams player C.J. Spillman is under investigation but hasn't been arrested or charged after a report of an alleged sexual assault at the team hotel last month. Grapevine police spokesman Sgt. Robert Eberling ...  UK royals issue warning over Prince George pics LONDON (AP) — Prince William and his wife Kate are threatening to take legal action against a photographer they say has been monitoring their toddler son Prince George. The palace said Thursday the couple had "taken legal steps to ask that an individual ...  UK royals issue warning over Prince George pics LONDON (AP) Prince William and his wife Kate are threatening to take legal action against a photographer they say has been monitoring their toddler son Prince George. The palace said Thursday the couple had "taken legal steps to ask that an individual ...  Watch: Jennifer Lopez Reacts to Sean 'Diddy' Combs' Booty Comments Yesterday, we told you that Diddy still had love for Jennifer's butt! Diddy was doing an interview with Access Hollywood Live when he made the comments about his former girlfriend. Responding to Jennifer's butt in her new music video, Diddy said, "I mean, ...  Tony Bennett breaking records at age 88 Tony Bennett, 88, has another record for oldest performer with a No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 for "Cheek to Cheek," his jazz duets collaboration with Lady Gaga. Associated Press file photo. Associated Press. NEW YORK -- Even at age 88, Tony Bennett is ...  Burmese man confesses to murder of two Brits in Thailand A Burmese man confesses to the murders of British backpackers Hannah Witheridge and David Miller in Thailand, police say. British backpackers Hannah Witheridge and David Miller (police handout). The bodies of Hannah, 23, and David, 24, were found on ...  VIDEO: JIMMY KIMMEL Mocks Report That He's 'Most Dangerous' Celebrity Online According to the people at the antivirus protection company McAfee, Jimmy Kimmel's name is the most dangerous to search online. On one hand, the late night host enjoys being number one at something. On the other, all the crazy news reports are starting to ...  VIDEO: JIMMY KIMMEL Mocks Report That He's 'Most Dangerous' Celebrity Online According to the people at the antivirus protection company McAfee, Jimmy Kimmel's name is the most dangerous to search online. On one hand, the late night host enjoys being number one at something. On the other, all the crazy news reports are starting to ...  Blast Kills 15 at Bulgarian Explosives Factory Fifteen people were confirmed dead in a blast at an explosives decommissioning factory in northwestern Bulgaria. Civil Defense chief Nikolai Nikolov said Thursday that thirteen men and two women perished in the wake of the blast that left craters.  Senator Rand Paul Stumps For U.S. Senate Candidate Thom Tillis This morning, Republican Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky was in Raleigh to support Republican state Speaker of the House, Thom Tillis, in his race for the U-S Senate. Tillis is running against the incumbent, Democratic Senator Kay Hagan, and the race is ...  US Jobless Claims Fall by 8000 in Latest Week WASHINGTON—The number of new applications for unemployment benefits fell again last week, the latest sign layoffs are declining amid a generally improving economy. Initial claims for unemployment benefits decreased by 8,000 to a seasonally adjusted ...  Gross Said to Cancel Conference Speech After Pimco Exit Bill Gross, who last week left Pacific Investment Management Co. to join a smaller rival, canceled his featured address at an industry conference this month, a person briefed on the matter said. Gross won't deliver the scheduled speech at the Inside Fixed ...  Investigation follows tweet claiming lack of evidence to prosecute in Ferguson (CNN) — Prosecutors in St. Louis County, Missouri, are investigating a Twitter post claiming the grand jury hearing evidence in the Ferguson shooting hasn't heard enough to warrant charging the police officer who shot and killed unarmed teenager Michael ...  Oops! UK council destroys Banksy immigration mural A mural by graffiti artist Bansky in Clacton-on-Sea England taken earlier this week. The local authority in Clacton-on-Sea is mortified after telling its workers to remove a mural it later realized was created by the internationally famous graffiti artist Banksy.  Top 10 most dangerous celebrities to search online - New York's PIX11 / WPIX Comedian and late-night host Jimmy Kimmel is the most dangerous man on the Internet, according to a yearly list compiled by cyber security company McAfee. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images). (PIX11) – Comedian and late-night host Jimmy Kimmel ...  Typhoon threatens Formula One's Japanese Grand Prix Typhoon threatens Formula One's Japanese Grand Prix A typhoon off the coast of Japan could threaten the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix scheduled to take place at the Suzuka circuit this Sunday, the sport's official weather forecaster warned on ...  Fans: Maroon 5's 'Animals' music video violent and 'disturbing' Fans took to social media to express their outrage over Maroon 5's "disturbing" new music video where Adam Levine and wife Behati Prinsloo are covered in blood and having sex. The gory video for the band's song "Animals" released Monday stars Levine ...  Prosecutors Investigating Possible Leak From Ferguson Grand Juror Prosecutors from the St. Luis County Prosecutor's office have begun investigating a Tweet on early Wednesday which could indicate improper contact with the grand jury currently reviewing a local police officer's involvement in the killing of Michael Brown.  Latest texting apps required gear for pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong Student protesters raise their hands to show their non-violent intentions as they resist during change of shift for local police but backed down after being reassured they could reoccupy the pavement outside the government compound's gate, Thursday, Oct. 2, ...  WR Jarrett Boykin to miss Packers' game against Vikings; Matthews probable Green Bay Packers' Jarrett Boykin (11) dives into the eend zone oCleveland Browns' Buster Skrine (22) and Joe Haden (23) for a touchdown catch during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, in Green Bay, Wis. The Packers won ...  UN: 'Islamic State' enacts 'staggering' abuses in Iraq The United Nations has accused "Islamic State" fighters in Iraq of committing major human rights abuses. A newly released report also accuses forces allied with Iraq's government of a number of violations. Propagandabild IS-Kämpfer ARCHIV. The report ...  More than 4000 hogs die in Moore County farm EAGLE SPRINGS, N.C. — A fire at a farm in Moore County has killed more than 4,000 hobs. WRAL-TV reported (http://bit.ly/1tjFfLl) the fire started around 11 p.m. Wednesday at a 700-acre farm near Eagle Springs. The station reported that the hogs ranged ...  Ben Affleck in Accountant talks Published 02/10/2014 | 13:11. 0 Comments; Share. Ben Affleck is in talks to star as a secret assassin in The Accountant. Ben Affleck is reportedly in negotiations to star in action thriller The Accountant. Share. Go To. Comments. The Gone Girl star, who will ...  Possible misconduct in Ferguson grand jury - WSBT Prosecutors in St. Louis County, Missouri, are investigating a Twitter post claiming the grand jury hearing evidence in the Ferguson shooting hasn't heard enough to warrant charging the police officer who shot and killed unarmed teenager Michael Brown.  UK council removes 'racist' Banksy immigration mural LONDON (Reuters) - A local council has removed a mural by British artist Banksy following a complaint it was racist, a week before voters in the area decide whether to elect Britain's first lawmaker from a party opposing mass immigration. The depiction on a ...  Mexico arrests alleged leader of the Beltrán Leyva drug cartel MEXICO CITY (AP) – Héctor Beltrán Leyva, the purported head of a feared drug gang allegedly run by his family, became the fourth brother to fall when soldiers grabbed him while dining at a seafood restaurant. No shots were fired during the operation in San ...  'Real Housewives' stars Teresa and Joe Giudice face sentencing, could be ... Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice, 43, left, and his wife, Teresa Giudice, 41, of Montville Township, N.J., walk out of Martin Luther King, Jr. Courthouse after a court appearance, Tuesday, July 30, 2013, in Newark, N.J. (AP). teresa joe giudice bravo handout 660.jpg.  Sears to raise $380M through sale of most of its stake in Canadian unit TORONTO Sears Holdings Corp. is selling most of its stake in its Canadian unit to raise as much as US$380 million and increase its cash holdings ahead of the crucial holiday shopping season. The sale of about 40 million Sears Canada shares to its own ...  'Real Housewives of Atlanta' cast rocked with changes The Real Housewives of Atlanta - Season 7 When Season 7 of The Real Housewives of Atlanta kicks off on Nov. 9, there will be some new faces. And one familiar cast member will be sort of fading away. Porsha Williams is no longer a main Housewife.  Dog trapped in hot tar rescued ... - When he was found, he was lying motionless on the ground, his body trapped in a hard layer of dried tar. This five-month-old dog, nicknamed “Tar Baby,” fell into a pool of hot tar at a construction site in Udaipur, India — on the edge of death. His life was ...  Southampton's Clyne receives first England call-up LONDON (AP) — Southampton defender Nathaniel Clyne has been included in an England squad for the first time, the latest player from the Premier League club to be rewarded with an international call-up in the last year. Southampton has been a surprise ...  2014 Major League Baseball playoffs preview Eight teams remain in race for the World Series: LA Dodgers, Washington Nationals, St Louis Cardinals, San Francisco Giants, Kansas City Royals, Detroit Tigers, LA Angels and Baltimore Orioles. We look at the match-ups in the American and National ...  J Lo happy with Diddy's praise for her bottom Jennifer Lopez has talked about her close friendship with ex P Diddy after he called her bottom “a work of art”. The singer's track Booty features her bottom in the music video and her ex-boyfriend recently had plenty of good things to say about her figure, ...  Cowboys' Spillman probed for alleged sex assault GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys special teams player C.J. Spillman is under investigation but hasn't been arrested or charged after a report of an alleged sexual assault at the team hotel last month. Grapevine police spokesman Sgt. Robert ...  NY Times Axes 100 Newsroom Staffers The New York Times is axing about 100 newsroom employees—7.5 percent of staff--via buyouts and layoffs in a bid to cut costs and free funds to invest in digital operations, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing. In a "Dear Colleagues" ...  Islamic State committing 'staggering' crimes in Iraq: U.N. report GENEVA - Islamic State insurgents in Iraq have carried out mass executions, abducted women and girls as sex slaves, and used child soldiers in what may amount to systematic war crimes that demand prosecution, the United Nations said on Thursday.  Mecca gold sales down as pilgrims still recovering post Arab Spring MECCA Oct 2 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's retail gold merchants used to look forward to brisk sales during the annual hajj pilgrimage to Mecca but lingering economic hardships since the Arab Spring have left shops eerily empty this year, retailers said.  WA man loses hands in shark attack A 23-year-old surfer who lost a hand and part of his other arm in a shark attack off Western Australia's south coast was reportedly mauled by two bronze whalers in a 'feeding frenzy'. Bunbury man Sean Pollard underwent emergency surgery at Royal Perth ...  UR Medicine to Offer Free Mammograms for Uninsured, Underinsured Women ROCHESTER, N.Y -- UR Medicine is offering free mammograms next Saturday for uninsured or underinsured women. It's part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month to encourage women to take care better care of themselves. Doctors say mammograms can ...  Tracy Morgan pictured still recovering from crash as he slowly makes his way ... Photos of funnyman Tracy Morgan sitting in a wheelchair gave a rare glimpse into his courageous battle to recover from the New Jersey wreck that left his life — and now his career — in peril. Photos obtained exclusively by the Daily News show Morgan ...  Microsoft's Myerson: OEM Ranks Swell Since Offering Free Windows Microsoft said it has landed 50 new Windows Phone and Surface tablet manufacturers after waiving OEM Windows licensing fees for smartphones and tablets with screens smaller than 9 inches last April. Windows boss Terry Myerson. Microsoft (MSFT) has ...  The Smell of Death? - WILX A new study suggests older adults who lose their sense of smell may be at an increased risk of early death. Researchers tested the ability of over three thousand seniors to identify five odors ... Including peppermint, fish and orange. Five years later they ...  Surfer off Australia loses part of arm in suspected great white attack SYDNEY, Australia -- A man had part of his arm torn off by a suspected great white shark while surfing off the coast of Western Australia on Thursday, officials said. The man was surfing at Wylie Bay in the town of Esperance on Western Australia's remote ...  Conservative governance is on the ballot this fall, too The dominant storyline of the 2014 cycle has it that we're seeing a referendum on liberal governance — most clearly embodied by the the influence, real and exaggerated, that the Affordable Care Act is having on the battle for control of the Senate. But one of ...  Windows 10 vs Windows 8: What's new? Microsoft has unveiled the latest iteration of the Windows operating system. Oddly, it has chosen to break the sequence and named it Windows 10, instead of the Windows 9 moniker everyone had been expecting. Windows 10 somehow closely resembles ...  Global stocks down on recovery, Ebola worries Employees at a foreign exchange brokerage sit at a computer terminal under electric boards flashing the current figures of Japanese yen against dollar and stock market in Tokyo, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014. Asian stocks fell Thursday amid worries about the ...  Mitt Romney to Campaign in Michigan for Candidates - WILX LIVONIA, Mich. (AP) -- Mitt Romney is joining top Michigan Republican candidates at a political rally in suburban Detroit. Romney will hold a "ComMITT to the Comeback" rally Thursday morning at Laurel Manor in Livonia. It's open to the public who RSVP in ...  Mitt Romney to Campaign in Michigan for Candidates - WILX LIVONIA, Mich. (AP) -- Mitt Romney is joining top Michigan Republican candidates at a political rally in suburban Detroit. Romney will hold a "ComMITT to the Comeback" rally Thursday morning at Laurel Manor in Livonia. It's open to the public who RSVP in ...  UK FPC Sought Contingency Plans in Case Benchmarks Unavailable The Bank of England's Financial Policy Committee, which oversees the stability of the lending system, said contingency plans should be made in case Libor and other benchmarks become unavailable. The FPC initially made the recommendation privately in ...  Tracy Morgan Still Wheelchair-Bound, May Never Perform Again "30 Rock" star Tracy Morgan still needs a wheelchair and assistance to get around and, according to his lawyer, he might not be able to perform again. The wheelchair-bound comedian was spotted coming from a doctor's visit with his fiance and baby ...  Surf trip Down Under turns into nightmare after shark attack Cape Town - Sean Pollard, a 23 year old from Bunbury in Western Australia, has lost parts of both his arms in a shark attach while surfing in Wylie Bay near Esperance, reports The Independent. A tweet from the Royal Flying Doctor service confirmed that ...  Seniors who lose sense of smell should worry: increase death risk When older people begin to lose your sense of smell should worry about, as likely to die within 5 years. The discovery was made ​​by a team of scholars after undergoing several seniors in a simple smell test. Advertisements. Older people with moderate ...  The New York Times Company (NYT) To Dismiss About 100 Newsroom ... The New York Times Company (NYSE:NYT) announced Wednesday that it will be reducing its newsroom employees by 100 to cut costs and redirect some funds to the creation of digital news products. A few other positions from the business and editorial ...  Reusse: Packers' Rodgers is protype for today's NFL QBs Christian Ponder became the quarterback for the Vikings after six games of his rookie season in 2011. He started 35 games over three seasons, threw for 38 touchdowns and 34 interceptions, completed 60.2 percent of his passes and averaged 10.6 yards per ...  UR Medicine offers free mammograms for uninsured women In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, UR Medicine says it will offer free mammograms to uninsured and underinsured women. If you need a mammogram, the event runs from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday, October 11 at Highland Breast Imaging (500 ...  Seven dead as bomb rips through bus A bomb has ripped through a minibus in north-western Pakistan, killing at least seven passengers. Share. Go To. Comments. The bombing, which took place on the outskirts of Peshawar, the capital of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, also wounded four people ...