NBC: Off-year elections happen across the country today. See which high-profile contests to watch:
New York Times: DNA tests show that many unproven herbal supplements are not what they claimed to be, often diluted or replaced entirely by cheap fillers like soy or wheat.
Reuters: Works by Picasso, Matisse and Chagall, has been discovered in a Munich apartment among stacks of rotting groceries, German magazine Focus reported.
BBC: A robot developed by Japanese scientists is so fast it can win the rock-paper-scissors game against a human every single time.
BBC: China's manufacturing activity grew at its fastest pace in 18 months in October.
CNN: Food stamp benefits will be trimmed by $5 billion starting Friday.
AP: Walmart is releasing seven big deals about a month before Black Friday.
BBC: A scientific study is helping better interpret dogs' moods based on tail movements.
Los Angeles Times: A California woman was cited for wearing Google Glass behind the wheel when pulled over for allegedly speeding.
Reuters: The move is part of the company's previously announced pledge to buy an additional $50 billion in U.S.-made products over the next decade.
CNN: FAA will allow most electronic device use throughout flights.
BBC: President Barack Obama's embattled health secretary has apologized to the American people over the botched rollout of his healthcare law's insurance marketplace.
Reuters: An Italian magazine said on Wednesday that a United States spy agency had eavesdropped on Vatican phone calls.