House Democrats arrested: At least eight Democratic members of the House were among about 200 people arrested during a massive rally seeking to push Republicans to vote on a stalled immigration reform bill.
Janet Yellen, currently vice chair of the Federal Reserve, would not only be the first woman to head the Fed but the first woman running a major central bank anywhere in the world. Janet Yellen has been a key architect of the Fed's efforts to keep interest rates near record lows.
Sandy Koufax is one of baseball's all-time pitching greats. Clayton Kershaw, the Dodgers' winning pitcher in Monday night's clinching NLDS Game 4 win, was praised by Sandy Koufax after his effort in Los Angeles.
An off-duty undercover New York cop joined the pack of motorcycle riders following a black Range Rover after it struck motorcyclist, says his lawyer. The cop saw the bikers attack the SUV, but says he didn't witness the driver being beaten.
SUV gang assault: A motorcyclist accused of smashing a window on an SUV in NYC was arraigned Sunday on gang assault and other charges. A civilian bystander who stepped in to stop the attack was hailed as a hero.
A fire broke out at the Marine Corps' Camp Pendleton in Southern California Saturday, forcing residents and hospital patients to evacuate. The fire has burned 1,500 acres so far, and firefighters have it 15 percent contained.
The Mormon church reported 15 million members worldwide, a record high. At its biannual meeting, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints reported there are 80,000 Mormon missionaries – up from 58,500 a year ago.
The House voted unanimously and the Senate is expected to approve a bill to give furloughed workers back pay for the time they have to take off. Aside from that moment of bipartisanship, divide over the government shutdown continued.
In Texas some voters say they support Ted Cruz's campaign to stop government growth and Obamacare at all costs, even if that means some personal sacrifice. Texas has more than 131,500 full-time federal employees.