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NBC's Dr. Nancy Snyderman to resume work in November
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This Halloween costume costs $1.6 million
What does a million-dollar Halloween costume look like? Hint: It gives new meaning to the phrase "dripping with diamonds."

Domino's Pizza is hot again
Domino's Pizza is all grown up. It is no longer just a desperate late night snack for college students.

Remember 'Easy Rider'? That bike just sold for $1.35 million
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Uber sorry for 'hot chick' 20-minute ride promo
If riding in cars with beautiful models as drivers sounds like a dream, it's time to wake up.

Liberian passenger hospitalized in Newark for Ebola check
A man who flew from Liberia via Brussels reportedly had a fever after he landed in New Jersey. Brittany Peterson reports.

Shooting inside Canadian parliament, one suspect reported dead
At least 30 shots are fired inside the main building of Canada's Parliament Hill, after a gunman shot and wounded a soldier at the Canadian War Memorial in Ottawa. Jillian Kitchener reports.

Two Israeli soldiers wounded in attack along Egypt border: military
Attackers in Egypt's Sinai peninsula opened fire on Israeli troops across the border wounding two soldiers, the Israeli military said. Deborah Gembara reports.

Breakingviews: Targeting Amgen
Rob Cyran and Jeffrey Goldfarb discuss activist investor Dan Loeb's push to break up Amgen and whether its ex-banker CEO might be just the man to be receptive to such an idea.

Canadian parliament member describes shooting
Parliamentarian John McKay says he heard "this pop, pop, pop, possibly ten shots", as a gunman opened fire inside Ottawa's main parliament building after shooting a soldier outside. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

Uruguay eliminates Italy; Did Suarez bite again?
Uruguay is moving on. Italy is out of the World Cup after a 1-0 loss. Meanwhile, Luis Suarez apparently bit an opponent again.

Report: Heat forward LeBron James to opt out of deal, become free agent
Get ready for the Decision, Part II. LeBron James is opting out of his contract with the Heat, and will become a free agent.

NBA Mock Draft: Another change at the top
Just when you thought the NBA draft pecking order was starting to get predictable, Joel Embiid shakes it up.

Mexico beats Cameroon, advances to knockout round
After a tough 2013, Mexico completed its magical turnaround by taking down Croatia 3-1 and advancing out of Group A.

World Cup analysis: Costa Rica-England

This Day in History

Kennedy Confirms Missile Presence in Cuba (1962)
The Cuban Missile Crisis was a major Cold War confrontation that began when US reconnaissance flights uncovered Soviet missile sites in Cuba. President John F. Kennedy denounced the Soviet actions, imposed a naval blockade on Cuba, and vowed that the US would retaliate against any missile launched from Cuba. After hovering on the brink of war for several days, the two superpowers were able to reach a compromise. From which countries did the Soviets demand the withdrawal of American missiles? Discuss

Florence Nightingale Sent to Treat War Wounded (1854)
Though Nightingale's parents opposed their daughter's pursuit of a career in nursing, she persevered and is now considered the founder of modern nursing. During the Crimean War, she traveled to Turkey to treat the British wounded, earning the nickname "The Lady with the Lamp" for her devotion to the troops' care. Upon her return, she wrote Notes on Nursing, the first nursing textbook, and founded the Nightingale Training School. In 1907, she became the first woman to receive what award?

Peru and Chile Sign Treaty of Ancón (1883)
The Treaty of Ancón ended Peru's involvement in the War of the Pacific, which broke out between Chile and the joint forces of Bolivia and Peru in 1879. Victorious, Chile annexed the Peruvian province of Tarapacá and gained substantial mineral-rich territories, leaving Bolivia without access to the sea. The loss of the coast remains an emotional issue for many Bolivians, who attribute their country's problems to being landlocked. What items stolen during the war did Chile return to Peru in 2007?