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Washington Nationals Suspend Jonathan Papelbon After Bryce — Major League Baseball News Update

Papelbon's fate with the Nationals is already assured, but Sunday was another black mark against manager Matt Williams. With the Nationals out of playoff contention, Papelbon's season is over. "(Papelbon) apologized , so whatever. "It's something that, if you're in a bar or if you're in the dugout, or if you're anywhere, if someone grabs your neck your first reaction is to do what I did, I guess".

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California woman files suit after video shows cops punching her

The officer tries to cuff the unarmed mother, while two more officers arrive as backup. She claims in court documents to be suffering from permanent memory loss and brain trauma from the ordeal. "Apparently the city of Carlsbad thinks that this is appropriate behavior because when we showed them the tape they just double downed on it, which is shocking to me.

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East Coast likely to dodge hurricane, but flooding looms

A couple takes photos as a wave crashes against a wall along The Battery in Charleston, S.C., Saturday , October 3, 2015. Millions along the East Coast breathed a little easier Friday after forecasters said Hurricane Joaquin would probably veer out to sea.

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Hurricane Joaquin track shifts away from East Coast

A few people were still making last-minute preparations, including Alexander Johnson, 61, who was moving his fishing boat with his brother, Solomon. Joaquin had maximum sustained winds of 130 miles per hour , the National Hurricane Center in Miami reported .

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East Coast braces for more heavy rain, approaching hurricane

Meanwhile, a container ship which crew includes 28 Americans is missing near the eye of Hurricane Joaquin . Information is also available at www.ReadyNC.org and at the ReadyNC mobile app which can be downloaded for free. A hurricane warning is still in effect for parts of the Bahamas. Outer rain bands could hit parts of Cuba, Haiti and the Dominican Republic through Friday, forecasters said.

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Obamacare Cadillac tax: Who wants it, who doesn't

While it isn't uncommon for Republicans to be against a tax that is part of Obamacare, repeal is receiving a lot of bipartisan support. It is paid on each dollar spent on a plan over specified annual maximums - now $10,200 for individual plans and $27,500 for family plans.