Jetliner Crash: Russian and Egyptian investigators are set to begin examining the black boxes recovered from the commercial airliner that crashed in Egypt, killing all 224 people on board.
Nepal Bus Accident: Thirty people were killed and 35 were injured in Nepal when a bus veered off a road and rolled 500 feet down a mountain slope. Some passengers were traveling on the roof of the bus, a practice that is typically prohibited for safety reasons. A fuel shortage in the country has prompted people to ride atop buses, the Associated Press reports, and police have mostly not stopped them.
Almost NSFW: The Washington Redskins took an interesting approach in the legal battle over their controversial name, which earlier this year led a federal judge to cancel the football team’s trademark registrations. Here’s a footnote from a brief filed last week with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit:
The Washington MILF Weed Bags. The Washington Whores From Hell. The Washington Edible Crotchless Gummy Panties pic.twitter.com/OcnKWk8wNP— Dan Steinberg (@dcsportsbog) November 3, 2015