Today in History

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 8, the 281st day of 2013. There are 84 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 8, 1871, the Grea…

Syrian army reopens key road to Aleppo

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government forces have reopened a key road leading to the embattled northern city of Aleppo after heavy fighting with r…