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Iraqi Kurds approve sending fighters to aid Syrian town Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014

ARBIL Iraq/MURSITPINAR Turkey (Reuters) - Iraqi Kurdish lawmakers approved a plan on Wednesday to send fighters to the Syrian town of Kobani to relieve fellow Kurds under attack by Islamic State militants, marking the semi-autonomous region's first military foray into Syria's war.  Full Article

 
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Mexico says mayor, wife were behind student-teacher disappearances Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A Mexican mayor and his wife were "probable masterminds" behind the disappearance of 43 student teachers last month in the restive southwest, the country's attorney general said on Wednesday.  Full Article  

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Woman charged after six infant bodies found in Canadian locker Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 

WINNIPEG Manitoba (Reuters) - Canadian police said on Wednesday they have charged a woman with concealing the bodies of six infants in a storage locker, but are not handling the incident as a homicide investigation.  Full Article  

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Royals even World Series with rout of Giants Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 

KANSAS CITY Missouri (Reuters) - The Kansas City Royals rediscovered their post-season magic in a 7-2 victory on Wednesday that evened the World Series and signaled they are not overmatched by the experienced San Francisco Giants.  Full Article  

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China's Xiaomi shifts some smartphone user data out of Beijing on privacy concerns Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 

BEIJING (Reuters) - Fast-growing Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc said on Thursday it is migrating some data on non-Chinese customers away from its servers in Beijing due to performance and privacy considerations.  Full Article