Wall St. extends rebound on earnings, ECB report 4:43pm EDT

NEW YORK - U.S. stocks rallied on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 notching a fourth straight session of gains boosted by strong corporate results, including Apple's. | Video

The Swedish corvette HMS Visby is seen in the search for suspected "foreign underwater activity" at Mysingen Bay, Stockholm October 21, 2014. REUTERS/Fredrik Sandberg/TT News Agency

Sweden's hunt for undersea intruder goes on

STOCKHOLM - Sweden's military is working on two new observations that could be evidence of suspected "foreign underwater activity" near the country's capital, a senior naval officer said.  Full Article 

A Coast Guard Corpsman working with the Office of Field Operations checks the temperature of a traveler who has recently traveled to either Guinea, Sierra Leone, or Liberia in this handout picture from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection taken at Washington Dulles International Airport October 16, 2014. REUTERS/U.S. Customs and Border Protection/Josh Denmark/Handout via Reuters

U.S. limits air travel from Ebola-hit region

NEW YORK - The United States ratcheted up its safeguards against Ebola, requiring travelers from three countries at the center of an epidemic in West Africa to fly into one of five major airports conducting enhanced screening for the virus.  Full Article 

A McDonald's restaurant is pictured in Encinitas, California September 9, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Tough rivalries, China scandal hit McDonald's

McDonald's - which has not given investors many reasons to sing "I'm lovin' it" - said quarterly profit dropped by nearly one-third and warned that global restaurant sales will fall again in October.  Full Article 

An in-game screenshot of Minecraft is seen in this undated publicity image. REUTERS/Microsoft/Handout

Go ahead - let your kid play that video game

NEW YORK - If your kids are chattering non-stop about things like emeralds, pickaxes and creepers, you may have a unique opportunity to turn a video game addiction into a life lesson about money.  Full Article 

Apple CEO Tim Cook looks at a new IMac after a presentation at Apple headquarters in Cupertino, California October 16, 2014. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

China-backed hackers target Apple's iCloud

BOSTON/BEIJING - Apple iCloud storage and backup service in China was attacked by hackers trying to steal user credentials, a Chinese web monitoring group said.  Full Article 

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Dozens of Iraqi families flee Islamic State advance

Dozens of Iraqi families flee as Islamic State militants advance on Qara Tappa north of Baghdad, saying there is neither resistance nor a police presence. Mana Rabiee reports.