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Jeb Bush lays out plan to repeal and replace Obamacare Manchester, New Hampshire (CNN) Jeb Bush unveiled his plan Tuesday to repeal and replace Obamacare with a system that he believes will cut back on regulation and lower health care costs. The Republican presidential candidate echoed a recurring ...  Ex-CPS chief Barbara Byrd-Bennett pleads guilty, faces up to 7 1/2 years in prison Former Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett has been indicted on charges she pocketed bribes. (Chicago Tribune photos). Jason Meisner and Juan Perez Jr.Contact ReportersChicago Tribune. Former CPS chief pleads guilty at arraignment.  Fla. Woman Arrested for Periscoping While Driving Drunk Drinking and driving is terrible. But using Periscope to broadcast your drinking and driving is terrible—and dumb. A Florida woman was arrested on Saturday after she used Periscope while driving. During the video, the woman can be heard saying that  Both Statements By 1 Officer In Freddie Gray Trial Admissable BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Tuesday morning, the judge will heard motions in the Freddie Gray case, deciding whether to allow certain evidence that could have a major impact on the fate of the officers. Judge Barry Williams ruled shortly after noon that both of  Twitter to Cut Up to 8% of Workforce in Effort to Sharpen Focus Jack Dorsey outlined job-cut plans a week after being named Twitter Inc.'s chief executive officer, saying the move is aimed at getting products out the door more swiftly. Twitter will eliminate as many as 336 positions, or about 8 percent of its  Syrian rebels fortify frontline with anti-tank missiles BEIRUT Syrian insurgents are deploying extensive supplies of anti-tank missiles provided by their foreign backers to counter ground attacks by the Syrian army and its allies, backed by heavy Russian air strikes, rebel commanders said on Tuesday. Two  'Playboy' CEO Moves To End 'Passé' Nudity In Magazine, Cites Internet Porn BEVERLY HILLS ( — Playboy, the magazine that helped usher in the sexual revolution in the 1950s and '60s, is putting back on its clothes. Starting next March, Playboy will no longer publish pictures of fully naked women, the magazine ...  Deadspin, SB Nation Twitter accounts suspended after NFL complaints This Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, file photo, shows a Twitter app on an iPhone screen, in New York. (Richard Drew, The Associated Press). NEW YORK — Twitter accounts for websites Deadspin and SB Nation were suspended by the social media platform Monday ...  Sarah Ray, paramedic, responds to accident scene in wedding gown; photo goes ... Sarah Ray, a paramedic from Tennessee, didn't let her wedding day get in the way of work. The newlywed was en route to her own wedding reception earlier this month when she put her plans on hold after learning her relatives were in a minor car accident  Myanmar to hold landmark vote as planned on Nov.8 - state TV YANGON Myanmar's general election will go ahead as scheduled on Nov. 8, according to an announcement on state-run television on Tuesday night. Earlier, the country's main political parties and election commission had discussed postponing the ballot ...  MH17: Ukraine had reason to close airspace before crash, investigators say (CNN) Ukrainian authorities had "sufficient reason" to close the airspace over conflict-stricken eastern Ukraine before the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, according to the findings of a Dutch investigation into the crash. The Boeing 777 was  A 74-year-old British man faces 350 lashes for having wine in Saudi Arabia Karl Andree is a 74-year-old British grandfather. For the past 25 years, he has lived in Saudi Arabia, working with local oil companies. According to his children, he was quite happy there, even when his wife, Verity, was forced to return to Britain to  Fire Chief Chokes Back Tears Identifying Firefighters Killed in Kansas City Blaze An emotional fire chief choked back tears this morning as he identified the two veteran firefighters who died while fighting a blaze at an apartment building in Kansas City, Missouri, last night. The killed firefighters were Larry Leggio, a 17-year  Muslim groups' lawsuit over NY surveillance revived by US court NEW YORK A coalition of Muslim groups can pursue a civil rights lawsuit that accuses New York City police of conducting secret surveillance of Muslims in New Jersey without suspicion of criminal activity, a U.S. appeals court ruled on Tuesday. The 3rd  Small plane lands on Idaho interstate during rush hour A small plane makes an emergency landing on I-84 in Boise, Idaho Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015. Two law enforcement agencies say the small craft touched down about 7 a.m. on the eastbound lanes and that there are no immediate reports of injuries or vehicles ...  Do Democrats want more of the Clintons? We'll start to find out tonight. For the past eight years, Democrats have watched gleefully as Republicans have stumbled (and then stumbled some more) in search of both a leader and a direction. Now it's the Democrats' turn. The first Democratic debate of the 2016 election is Tuesday ...  Haddon Twp. boy, 3, found dead HADDON TWP. Authorities say a 3-year-old boy was found dead in a wooded area several blocks from the home where he was reported missing. The boy was reported missing by family members from a home on the 100 block of Cooper Street about 6 a.m. ...  Jennifer Lawrence on sexism: I'm 'over' being likable Jennifer Lawrence is speaking her mind, and she doesn't care whether or not you like it. Or her. The Mockingjay star penned a powerful essay for Lena Dunham's feminist newsletter Lenny about the Hollywood wage gap and the sexism she has experienced ...  GE Nears U.S. Finance Exit With Asset Sales at $126 Billion General Electric Co. is shifting its focus overseas after exiting almost all U.S. finance operations in a sweeping plan to return to its manufacturing roots. With an agreement Tuesday to sell $32 billion in GE Capital assets to Wells Fargo & Co., this  Apple Launches New 4K & 5K iMacs, Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2 and Magic ... Apple today announced that it has updated its iMac lineup, introducing new 21.5-inch iMac with Retina 4K Display and 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K Display models. New-iMacs-2015. The all-new desktop computers feature faster processors and graphics, two ...  Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, the Weeknd Top AMA Nominations Taylor Swift earned a pack-leading six nominations for this year's American Music Awards, followed closely by Ed Sheeran and the Weeknd, each of whom garnered five and will compete against the 1989 star for both Artist of the Year and Song of the Year.  Pro-Biden Group Releases New Ad Ahead Of Democratic Debate The super PAC Draft Biden has released a second ad in an attempt to pressure the vice president into the Democratic presidential race. The ad, titled "Never Quit" features Joe Biden's speech from the 2012 Democratic Convention where he talks about his ...  Airplane Lands on Interstate 84 in Idaho During Morning Rush Hour A single-engine Cessna plane landed on an Idaho interstate near Boise this morning. The plane landed just after 7 a.m. on the eastbound lanes of Interstate 84 in Boise. A dispatcher with the Boise Police Department said that there were no immediate  Planned Parenthood to stop accepting payments for tissue donation Planned Parenthood officials said Tuesday they will no longer accept payments from companies that use tissue left over from abortions for research. In a letter to the director of the National Institutes of Health, Planned Parenthood President Cecile  President Obama Crashed A Wedding (PHOTOS) President Barack Obama became the wedding-crasher-in-chief this weekend after a round of golf at Torrey Pines in San Diego. The president was finishing up his round just as it was time for Brian and Stephanie Tobe's wedding ceremony at The Lodge at ...  Only a Truly New Turkey Can Shed Light on the Ankara Massacre The day after the massacre in Ankara, in which on Sunday at least 97 people were killed and hundreds injured, twelve-year-old Helin Hasret Şen died. According to her father, she went out to get bread from a bakery shop close to their house and was shot  woman charged after firing gun at Home Depot A Clarkston woman is to be charged in last week's incident in a Home Depot parking lot where she allegedly opened fire on a fleeing shoplifter's car. (Photo: Auburn Hills Police Department). Pontiac — A Clarkston woman is to be charged in last week's ...  World's Worst Aunt Sues Nephew When He Accidentally Broke Her Wrist, Saying 'I ... Wow, we've heard some crazy stories about family members suing one another, but this takes the cake! A woman from Manhattan is suing her young nephew for accidentally breaking her wrist in 2011 at his eighth birthday party. He injured his aunt when he ...  AB InBev wins over SABMiller at fifth attempt BRUSSELS/LONDON The world's two biggest brewers agreed on Tuesday to create a company making almost a third of the world's beer after SABMiller (SAB.L) received an improved offer worth more than $100 billion from larger rival Anheuser-Busch InBev ...  Iran parliament approves nuclear deal bill in victory for Rouhani DUBAI Iran's conservative-dominated parliament passed a bill on Tuesday approving its nuclear deal with world powers, signaling victory for the government over hardline opponents who worry the accord opens a door to wider rapprochement with the West.  Search underway for 3 juveniles missing in Ionia IONIA, Mich. — A search has begun for three young runaways from the south Ionia area, according to the Michigan State Police. Daisy Reitz, 15, Lindsey Reitz, 11, and Taven Daly, 15, went missing sometime during the early morning hours of Monday, Oct  Black Women More Likely to Get Wrong Breast Cancer Care, Study Confirms Black women are much more likely to get the wrong treatment for breast cancer, be diagnosed later and have bigger tumors than white women, researchers reported Tuesday. It's the largest study yet to look at the disparities in breast cancer treatment in  2015 AMA Nominations: Taylor Swift, Beyoncé, Rihanna and Calvin Harris Might ... Swift has been nominated for six nominations at the show, it was announced on Tuesday. Already a 16-time AMA winner, the 1989 star would become the female artist with the most AMA wins should she take home the prize in all her categories. (Currently ...  Confederate flag supporters indicted under Georgia terrorism law A Georgia grand jury formally charged 15 members of a group supporting the Confederate flag on terror charges following a July confrontation with a black family who was celebrating a child's birthday, according to an indictment released Monday. Douglas ...  Johnson & Johnson Suffers Declining Sales and Profits, but Is a Cure Coming? The healthcare conglomerate is still reeling from the strong dollar but has a solid fundamental business. Dan Caplinger. (TMFGalagan). Oct 13, 2015 at 10:23AM. The strong dollar has been the bane of many multinational corporations recently, and  Log InRegister CBS 3CBS 3 joined forces with the most trusted local CBS RADIO stations in Philadelphia to give you the best Philly has to offer. CBS 3 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS [...] KYW50th_Logo_WITHOUT square 29h lt_blue. KYW Newsradio ...  Fox News Poll: Biden more electable than Clinton? Vice President Joe Biden trails Hillary Clinton for the Democratic nomination, yet he looks more electable than the former secretary of state against top Republicans. As Democrats prepare for their first debate Tuesday evening, the latest Fox News  UFC champ Ronda Rousey releases statement on relationship with Travis Browne UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey released a statement on her apparent relationship with heavyweight Travis Browne. Tweet Share on Twitter Share Share on Facebook Pin Pinterest 15 Comments. During Monday's edition of the MMA Hour, ...  Wall St. slips on weak China trade data U.S. stocks were lower on Tuesday after weak China trade data added to worries about slowing global economic growth. Data showed Chinese imports fell 20 percent in September due to weak domestic demand, indicating that growth in the world's ...  ACLU Sues Psychologists Over CIA Interrogation Tactics The American Civil Liberties Union on Tuesday sued two former Air Force psychologists who designed a CIA program that used harsh interrogation techniques to elicit intelligence from suspected terrorists, saying the pair endorsed and taught torture  Tracy Morgan Performs First Live Stand-Up Since Horrific Car Crash—See the Pic! It looks like Tracy Morgan may be squeezing in some extra funny time for his upcoming episode of SNL. The 46-year-old former 30 Rock actor posted a photo of himself, mic in hand, onstage at Comedy Cellar in New York City working on his craft—his first ...  4 Attacks by Palestinians Leave 3 Dead in Israel JERUSALEM — Four attacks by Palestinians in Jerusalem and a city 40 miles away killed three Israeli Jews and wounded at least a dozen others in two hours on Tuesday morning, the police said, the most intense eruption so far in two weeks of escalating ...  Sean Hannity: Paul Ryan shouldn't run for speaker Republicans may be clamoring for Paul Ryan to get into the race for House speaker, but conservative journalist Sean Hannity is not one of them. The Fox News host told USA TODAY that Ryan “is probably one of the nicest men you'll ever meet, but I don't ...  Game of Thrones Star Emilia Clarke Sexiest Woman Alive Call off the search! Emilia Clarke, who plays Daenerys Targaryen, the First of Her Name, Queen of Meereen, Queen of the Andals and the Rhoynar and the First Men, Lord of the Seven Kingdoms, Protector of the Realm, Khaleesi of the Great Grass Sea  UPDATE 1-Entergy to close Massachusetts Pilgrim nuclear plant by 2019 (Adds link to table, details on reasons for Pilgrim shutdown). Oct 13 (Reuters) - Entergy Corp said Tuesday it will close its Pilgrim nuclear power plant in Massachusetts no later than June 1, 2019, because of poor market conditions, reduced revenues  Labour civil war as John McDonnell admits 'I changed my mind on budget surplus ... ... • Labour MPs fury at U-turn on backing surplus • John McDonnell, shadow chancellor, backtracks • Diane Abbott insists Labour cannot support "gimmicky" surplus • Labour MPs prepared to rebel at crucial vote tomorrow ...  Microsoft to control software updates for Windows 10 Mobile Microsoft will control Windows 10 Mobile updates, not the carriers. Nate Ralph/CNET. Microsoft will set the tone for when users of Windows 10 Mobile handsets will receive the latest updates. The software giant said that it's working with mobile  Steve Spurrier's Fun 'n' Gun brought football evolution to the SEC To understand the effect that Steve Spurrier had on Southeastern Conference football, you have to go back to 1989, the year before he arrived. LSU led the league in passing offense, averaging 258.1 yards per game. LSU finished 4-7. For all of the 1980s  In Haiti, gunmen kill Tennessee missionary in her car JACKSON, Tenn. — A missionary from Tennessee was killed Saturday night in Haiti by gunmen who emerged after her car was intentionally blocked, according to Estes Church of Christ officials and witness accounts. Roberta Edwards, 55, was the ...  Ex-Texas A&M football player accused of hacking a jogger to death in Dallas Police in Dallas say Thomas Johnson, a former wide receiver at Texas A&M, randomly hacked a jogger to death with a machete early Monday. Johnson then admitted to the crime and even reported it by calling police from a nearby location, Fox 4 in Dallas  11 John Legend Lyrics That Prove He'll Be An Amazing Father In case you haven't heard the news that is still making me overjoyed even though I have absolutely nothing to do with it, John Legend and Chrissy Teigen are having a baby. They were once everyone's relationship goals, and now they are about to become ...  Leonardo DiCaprio acquires rights to produce Volkswagen scandal film Actor Leonardo DiCaprio arrives on the red carpet at the 86th Academy Awards at the Hollywood and Highland Center in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on March 2, 2014. The actor has now acquired the book rights to produce a film on the ongoing ...  Rand Paul channels 'The Truman Show' with livestream - Chicago Sun If you've ever wanted to watch an entire day of a presidential candidate on the campaign trail, it's your lucky day, courtesy of Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul. The GOP candidate is in Iowa today and will be live streaming it in what he calls a first for a  Facebook's New Shop Section Boosts eCommerce Push Facebook launched an array of new features yesterday (Oct. 12), all geared towards an eCommerce push that will help businesses capitalize on the reach of its platform. In a blog post on its Facebook for Business page, the social networking site  Ex-head of Chicago Public Schools expected to plead guilty FILE - In this Oct. 12, 2012 file photo, Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett speaks at a news conference, as Mayor Rahm Emanuel, background, listens in Chicago. The former CEO has been indicted on corruption charges following a federal ...  Psychologists accused of 'criminal enterprise' with CIA over torture Suleiman Abdullah Salim is one of two former detainees who filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the American psychologists who designed the CIA's torture techniques; this is the first legal action to rely on the Senate Intelligence Committee's investigation  Carey Mulligan talks baby daughter at 'Suffragette' premiere It's Mumford and daughter for Mulligan and her husband. She's married to Mumford & Sons frontman Marcus Mumford. While on the red carpet Monday for her new film, “Suffragette,” she says she had a little girl. The baby's name is Evelyn, Mulligan says ...  Standoff Ends in Brookhaven, Mississippi With Suspect Dead: Police BROOKHAVEN, Miss. — A man resisting eviction died after he barricaded himself in his apartment for hours and fired shots at police, authorities said, adding one officer was injured in the standoff. The standoff drew a SWAT team to the community of ...  Steelers vs. Chargers: Grades, Notes & Quotes Mike Vick couldn't have been more spot on following the Pittsburgh Steelers last-second 24-20 win over the San Diego Chargers on Monday Night Football. Vick, who played very poorly for roughly three quarters, saved his best for last, orchestrating two  Afghanistan: Taliban withdraw from Kunduz, says retreating to avoid civilian ... Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said in an email to media on Tuesday that the fighters are retreating to avoid further civilian casualties. Google +. Comments. By: AP | Kabul | Published:October 13, 2015 4:12 pm. Afghanistan's security forces  A 'cancer' on the Clinton candidacy Inside the seven-month war within her campaign over the email scandal that just wouldn't go away. 10/13/15, 12:16 PM CEST. UK Labour: 'A total f—ing shambles'. BY Vince Chadwick. The opposition's economics chief now opposes the Charter for Budget ...  Gowns, Gloves Can Be Dangerous For Hospital Workers: Study Reveals Why A new study says that hospital workers are in danger of contaminating diseases through their gowns and gloves. Health officials suggest various methods to reduce the risks. (Photo : Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade | Flickr). Removing their  This Android will make you fat (Pepsi to sell $200 Chinese phone) Sugary-drink dealer PepsiCo is making a phone. Well, “licensing its brand” rather than actually making it. But it's still a head-scratcher. The Pepsi P1 is expected to launch next Tuesday, with a reasonable set of specs. Nothing Earth-shattering, but  It's flu shot time, and scientists hope this year's vaccine is better than ... photo - Dr. Thomas Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Caption + Dr. Thomas Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, receives a flu shot from Sharon Bonadies at the conclusion of a news ...  Okinawa Governor Revokes Permission for Construction of US Base TOKYO — A long-running political dispute in Japan over the proposed relocation of a United States Marine Corps air base entered new territory on Tuesday, after the governor of Okinawa revoked permission for construction work to take place at the site ...  Myanmar Weighs Postponing Elections Amid Flooding YANGON—Myanmar's electoral authorities on Tuesday said they are considering postponing the country's historic elections, scheduled for Nov. 8, because of flooding and landslides that have struck the nation in recent weeks. The Union Election ...  Summer kids more likely to grow up to be healthy adults AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - JANUARY 21: A child plays on Cornwallis Beach on the Manukau Harbour on January 21, 2015 in Auckland, New Zealand. Auckland council monitor the water quality at beaches and lakes on a weekly basis over summer to ...  Police: 1 Arrested In Murder Of Transgender Woman Officials say 24-year-old Pedro Redding has been charged with murder and related charges, for killing Keisha Jenkins last Tuesday morning. Police say the 22-year-old was found beaten and shot inside Hunting Park, at 13th and Wingohocking Streets.  Court appearance for man charged in Memphis officer killing People wait outside the Regional Medical Center, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015, in Memphis, Tenn. Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong said Memphis Police Officer Terence Olridge was killed after being shot multiple times while off duty on Sunday.  Rift in Obama administration over Putin The president's reluctance to respond assertively is signaling U.S. weakness and indecision, some officials say. 10/13/15, 5:30 AM CEST. The great Brexit punch-up. BY Sebastian Payne. Rival 'Out' camps are fighting each other over Britain's EU referendum.  Mets fan left in critical condition after fight with Dodgers fan after Game 1 ... NEW YORK — A Mets fan who was involved in a fight outside Dodger Stadium Friday night in Los Angeles after Game 1 of their NLDS series against the Dodgers is in "critical but stable condition," according to a report by ABC7 in L.A.. The TV station  Kroft's cross-examination: Why Obama bombed on '60 Minutes' There was an unmistakable moment when Steve Kroft took control of his interview with President Obama. And the president never got it back. It was pretty obvious that Obama did not have a good outing on “60 Minutes.” And perhaps there is a larger lesson ...  Police: Lost hunter survives 6 days without water by eating ants (CNN) A hunter who got lost in a vast Australian desert managed to survive for six days without water by eating ants, police said. Reginald Foggerdy, 62, had embarked on a hunting trip last week with his brother in the Great Victoria Desert in Western  Feds, tech experts warned software on Clinton server was vulnerable to hack ... WASHINGTON – The private email server running in Hillary Clinton's home basement when she was secretary of state was connected to the Internet in ways that made it more vulnerable to hackers, according to data and documents reviewed by The ...  AP Exclusive: Clinton Server's Software Had Hacking Risk The private email server running in Hillary Rodham Clinton's home basement when she was secretary of state was connected to the Internet in ways that made it more vulnerable to hackers, according to data and documents reviewed by The Associated Press ...  Chinese tourist breaks her neck, dies while zip-lining in northern Thai city BANGKOK – A Chinese tourist broke her neck and died while sliding on a zip-line in the northern Thai city of Chiang Mai, police said Tuesday. The 32-year-old woman was sliding down a 600-meter (2,000-feet) zip-line on Sunday when a worker failed to  Chinese tourist dies while zip-lining in Thailand - Appeal BANGKOK (AP) — A Chinese tourist broke her neck and died while sliding on a zip-line in the northern Thai city of Chiang Mai, police said Tuesday. The 32-year-old woman was sliding down a 600-meter (2,000-feet) zip-line on Sunday when a worker failed ...  Chip Kelly to USC? Would take a lot of work, but could happen Now that USC coach Steve Sarkisian is out, it takes less than three seconds to draw the line to the top name as a potential replacement. Chip Kelly, right? Done and done. That's eight weeks of speculation in college football regular-season time; 12  Man charged in connection with fatal shooting of Memphis officer to make 1st ... MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A convicted felon charged in the fatal shooting of an off-duty Memphis police officer is set to make his first court appearance in the case. Court records show 36-year-old Lorenzo Clark is scheduled to appear before a judge by video ...  Court appearance for man charged in Memphis officer killing People wait outside the Regional Medical Center, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015, in Memphis, Tenn. Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong said Memphis Police Officer Terence Olridge was killed after being shot multiple times while off duty on Sunday.  Freddie Gray hearing: Baltimore officers statements at issue BALTIMORE (AP) — A judge in Baltimore is holding a hearing to determine the admissibility of statements made to investigators by police officers charged in connection with Freddie Gray's death. The hearing before Circuit Judge Barry Williams begins ...  Kosovo Opposition Protests Detention of Its Leader PRISTINA, Kosovo — Fifteen policemen and one civilian were injured during a violent protest by the opposition Self-Determination Party (Vetevendosje!) after an opposition lawmaker was taken in for questioning, Kosovo police said Tuesday.  Why India's beef lynching is not about a dead cow BISHADA, India — Dadri, a district on the outskirts of New Delhi, isn't used to getting this much attention. Yet ever since a man was lynched a fortnight ago in the district's Bishada village, Dadri has made headlines worldwide. His offense, the  3 Charged With Killing Tourist, Hiker Arrive in California Multnomah County Sheriff's Office photos show the three suspects who were arrested Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015, in Portland, Ore., in the killing of Steve Carter, a tantra yoga teacher, on a hiking trail in Marin County, Calif. From left are Sean Michael  Syrian civil war morphs into proxy war between US, Russia (CNN) The Syrian civil war is now a proxy war between Russia and the United States, with each side fueling the conflict with more firepower. In the latest maneuver, the U.S. sent 50 tons of ammunition to rebels trying to topple President Bashar al  Sideshow: Randy Quaid in custody Actor Randy Quaid attends the Slamdance Film Festival opening night premiere of "Real Time" held at Treasure Mountain Inn on January 18, 2008 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images) Getty Images. Travel Deals. $159 -- NYC: Trendy ...  Shiv Sena's shenanigans court criticism after Sudheendra Kulkarni incident Sudheendra Kulkarni (left), chairman of the Observer Research Foundation Mumbai, holds a copy of a book by former Pakistani foreign minister Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri (right) during a news conference in Mumbai, on Monday. Photo: Reuters. New Delhi: On ...  UPDATE 5-China economic picture remains cloudy as Sept export fall eases ... ... * Sept exports fall 3.7 pct y/y, less than expected -6.3 pct. * Imports slump 20.4 pct y/y vs forecast -15.0. * Month-on-month figures generally improve. * View of slowing economy, more stimulus remains intact (Adds sources comments on leadership  The US Has Delivered Ammunition to Syrian Rebels Fighting ISIS U.S. Air Force C-17 cargo aircraft dropped ammunition in northern Syria Sunday for rebels fighting the militant group Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS). Military officials have not yet confirmed what type of ordnance was sent or who  Iranian parliament passes bill approving nuclear deal DUBAI Iran's parliament passed a bill on Tuesday supporting the government in implementing a nuclear deal with world powers, state news agency IRNA said, in a victory for the government over conservative opponents of the deal. Some lawmakers have ...  The forgotten hit that exemplifies Granderson's Mets MVP case Curtis Granderson turned division series Game 3 Monday night into something quite familiar in 2015, which is to say he was overshadowed by more dynamic personalities even while being tremendously productive. That Granderson delivered what Daniel ...  Blast rocks Tianjin, 2 months after fatal explosion BEIJING (AP) — Two months after massive explosions left 173 people dead or missing in a major port city in northern China, Tianijn has been rattled again by a warehouse blast. The official Xinhua News Agency reported Tuesday that a blast hit a  Bruins caught on a line change between old, new The Bruins are stuck in the neutral zone right now, frozen between the team they used to be and the team they want to be. They're in pucks purgatory, and it isn't fun. You don't need Dante Alighieri or Don Cherry, both purveyors of divine comedy, to  Tianjin Explosion: Blast In Warehouse Illegally Storing Chemicals, 2 Months ... Rescuers are seen at the site of an explosion at a warehouse in Beichen district in Tianjin on Oct. 13, 2015. A warehouse explosion hit the Chinese port of Tianjin, just two months after a massive blast in the city left more than 160 dead. Getty Images  Vanuatu in political chaos after lawmakers pardon themselves - Appeal WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The island nation of Vanuatu is in political chaos following an extraordinary few days in which 14 lawmakers were found guilty of corruption but were then pardoned by one of their own while the president was abroad.  Landslide Hits Makeshift Homes in Pakistan, Killing 13 KARACHI, Pakistan — Police say a landslide has hit three makeshift homes in a slum in Pakistan's port city of Karachi, killing 13 people. Senior police officer Javed Jaskani says the incident took place early Tuesday when a mass of mud and rocks  Granderson, Mets rout LA to take series lead NEW YORK (AP) With big hits rather than beanballs, the New York Mets wiped out the Los Angeles Dodgers and took control of their testy Division Series. Curtis Granderson drove in five runs with two doubles off the wall, Travis d'Arnaud and Yoenis ...  Mets set franchise postseason run record in win over Dodgers NEW YORK -- With big hits rather than beanballs, the New York Mets wiped out the Los Angeles Dodgers and took control of their testy NL Division Series. Curtis Granderson drove in five runs with two doubles off the wall, Travis d'Arnaud and Yoenis ...  John Kerry, Ash Carter meeting with Australian counterparts John Kerry FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2015, file photo, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry gives a news conference at the National Palace in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Kerry and Secretary of Defense Ash Carter are meeting with their Australian counterparts in  Top China paper says US, Russia playing Cold War game in Syria BEIJING China's top newspaper on Tuesday accused both the United States and Russia of replaying their Cold War rivalry by engaging in military action in Syria, saying they needed to realize that era is over and should instead push for peace talks.