UN aid chief calls for urgent ceasefire in Damascus. (BBC).
40 years after embargo, U.S. oil supply looks vulnerable. (USA Today).
J.P. Morgan makes tentative $13B deal on Justice Dept. civil probes. (WSJ).
How the Cardinals made it to the World Series. (NPR).
Revival of nuclear talks divides hard-liners in Iran. (WSJ).
Revisited high school assault case haunts Missouri town. (NYT).