Kaci Hickox (L) and boyfriend Ted Wilbur go for a bike ride in Fort Kent, Maine October 30, 2014. REUTERS/Ashley L. Conti/Bdn

Bike-riding nurse defies Ebola quarantine

CAPE ELIZABETH, Maine - A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone but has tested negative for the virus went for a bike ride, defying Maine's order that she be quarantined in her home.  Full Article | Full Coverage 

Ukraine, Russia, EU agree to natural gas supply deal 7:50pm EDT

BRUSSELS - Ukraine, Russia and the European Union signed a deal on Thursday that will see Moscow resume vital supplies of gas to its ex-Soviet neighbor over the winter in return for payments funded in part by Kiev's Western creditors.

A Palestinian protester stands in front of a car of an Israeli that was set on fire by the protesters during clashes with Israeli security forces in east Jerusalem October 30, 2014.  REUTERS/Ammar Awad

John Kerry urges restraint in Jerusalem

WASHINGTON - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said he was worried about the escalation of tensions across Jerusalem and urged leaders to reopen Temple Mount to Muslim worshipers.  Full Article 

An explosion following an air-strike is seen in the Syrian town of Kobani from near the Mursitpinar border crossing on the Turkish-Syrian border in the southeastern town of Suruc, in Sanliurfa province, October 28, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Iraqi Kurdish forces enter Syria

SURUC Turkey - A first group of Iraqi Kurdish peshmerga fighters entered the besieged Syrian town of Kobani to help push back Islamic State militants who have defied U.S. air strikes and threatened to massacre its Kurdish defenders.  Full Article 

The lava flow from the Kilauea Volcano burns vegetation as it approaches a property boundary in a U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) image taken near the village of Pahoa, Hawaii, October 28, 2014. REUTERS/U.S. Geological Survey/Handout

Hawaii village braces for lava's arrival

Resident of Pahoa village in Hawaii brace for what may be the day a lava flow finally reaches their main road after weeks of creeping towards their community.  Video 

A man watches cars burn at a hotel where members of the parliament were said to be staying in Ouagadougou, capital of Burkina Faso, October 30, 2014. REUTERS/Joe Penney

Burkina Faso gripped by unrest

OUAGADOUGOU - Tens of thousands of protesters demanding the ousting of Burkina Faso's veteran President Blaise Compaore faced off with security forces outside the presidential palace after burning parliament and ransacking state television.  Full Article 

California state worker Albert Jagow (L) goes over his retirement options with Calpers Retirement Program Specialist JeanAnn Kirkpatrick at the Calpers regional office in Sacramento, California October 21, 2009.  REUTERS/Max Whittaker

How to get out of debt

Financial adviser Eric Brotman offers strategies for cutting debt from student loans and eldercare -- and how to avoid money woes in the first place.  Video 

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks at the WSJD Live conference in Laguna Beach, California October 27, 2014. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Apple's Tim Cook says he is 'proud to be gay'

Apple CEO Tim Cook publicly said he was gay in a magazine article, because he wanted to support others who find it difficult to reveal their sexual orientation.  Full Article | Breakingviews 

Citi stuns,GroPro shines; U.S. stocks up on earnings

CitiGroup adjusts earnings lower on legal costs. GroPro reports revenues above estimates. Better-than-expected economic growth and solid earnings pushed up U.S. stocks. Bobbi Rebell reports.