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Rocket Bound for International Space Station Explodes

SCIENCE | Thursday Oct 30, 2014
A commercial rocket carrying supplies explodes just after lift-off in Virginia. Scott Pelley reports.

Lewis: Basic Structure of Stock Market is "Insane"

LEGAL | Oct 30
Michael Lewis, author of "Liar's Poker" and "Moneyball," says it's shocking how investors understand so little about how the stock market works.

Chef-Hopping: A Marathon Meal in New York City

FOOD_DRINK | By J.M. Hirsch | Oct 30
So you've landed in a foodie destination - what better way to make the most of your time than by restaurant hopping among your favorite chefs' restaurants?

Apple CEO Tim Cook Says Apple Pay a Success

CORPORATE | By Brandon Bailey | Oct 30
Apple CEO Tim Cook said Apple's new mobile payment system had over 1 million activations in the first three days after it became available, and is now more widely used than any competing payment system.

Small Business Divided Over Minimum Wage Votes

LEGAL | By Joyce M. Rosenberg | Oct 30
Some small business owners say raising the minimum wage will pressure their companies, forcing them to cut employees' hours or jobs. Others say it's the right thing to do for workers and the economy.

NSFW: Jumping Ship

LEGAL | By Matthew Wexler | Oct 30
This week EDGE profiles five getaways that will get you out of the office and living your dream, however mild or wild it may be. Consider coasteering in Wales.

Liberian Religious Leaders Link Gays With Ebola, Sparks LGBT Persecution

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 29
Anti-gay rhetoric from religious leaders in Liberia, where they link Ebola to homosexuality, has sparked persecution against the West African country's LGBT community.

In 'Nightcrawler,' Jake Gyllenhaal Is On The Prowl

MOVIES | By Jake Coyle | Oct 29
In "Nightcrawler," which opens in theaters Friday, Jake Gyllenhaal plays Lou Bloom, one of the more fascinating cinematic creatures of recent years. He's an LA drifter who's anything but aimless.

Happy, Free, Confused, & Lonely: Taylor Swift's '1989'

MUSIC | By Jason St. Amand | Oct 29
Taylor Swift unleashed "1989" on to the world this week -- her "very first documented, official pop album" that finds the singer trying out new sounds but lacks the personality of her previous records.

Taylor Swift Talks Books And Music With Kids

CELEBRITIES | By Leanne Italie | Oct 29
Taylor Swift made a stop Tuesday night on her busy tour promoting her new album to share her passion for reading and writing with a gaggle of New York City public school kids - and 100 more giggling on computer screens via Skype from classrooms.

Court Orders for Texas Pastors' Speeches Withdrawn

RELIGION | By Juan A. Lozano | Oct 29
Houston's mayor says the city has withdrawn subpoenas seeking speeches and other information from five pastors who publicly opposed an ordinance banning discrimination of gay and transgender residents.