From the Wires

Berkshire Hathaway to acquire Duracell

NYT: Billionaire Warren E. Buffett purchased the battery company from Procter & Gamble.

Wholesale inventories enjoy slight uptick

Inventories continued to rise in September after a good August.

China-US deal to curb carbon emissions hailed by IEA

The plan to slow rising temperatures is called a 'giant leap for mankind,' but further action is still needed, according to scientists.

Google signs 60-year NASA lease

Bloomberg: Google Inc. agreed to a $1.2 billion lease of Moffett Field, NASA's airfield in California.

GoPro to offer $800M in shares

WSJ: The wearable video camera maker plans to offer $100 million in shares, while current shareholders will sell the remaining $700 million.

Obama urges FCC to implement strict rules on net neutrality

NYT: President Obama urged the Federal Communications Commission to treat consumer broadband service as a public utility.

3D printing stocks beat expecations

Forbes: 3D Systems reported a 23% increase in revenue to $166.9 million.

General Mills lowers sales, profit forecast

WSJ: The company has been struggling with weak consumer demand.

Abercrombie & Fitch shares plunge

Business Insider: The retailer's shares plummeted more than 13% this morning.

Lenovo reports 19% rise in profits

BBC: The Chinese computer giant reported profits of $262 million.

Microsoft offers Office Suite for free on mobile

NYT: The world's largest software company is giving away a comprehensive mobile edition of Office.

Audi recalls 102,000 cars

NYT: A software problem could cause the front airbag to malfunction in A4 and S4 sedans and Allroad station wagons from the 2013-15 model years.

Time Warner lifts profit outlook

WSJ: The media company's Q3 revenue increased a larger-than-expected 3% on growth.