MLB playoffs: Three storylines entering Astros-Dodgers World Series matchup
The Dodgers and Astros will face off in the 2017 World Series. This is just the fifth year a World Series matchup between the Astros and Dodgers could have even been possible, with the Astros joining the American League ahead of the 2013 season. Houston, still dealing with the effects of Hurricane Harvey, helped lift its young team past the Yankees in the ALCS. Down 3-2 entering the final two games — both at home — the Astros rallied thanks to timely hitting and dominant pitching.Astros fans have to be encouraged by Lance McCullers' relief effort Saturday night.
© Reuters/ EPA Former football star George Weah (left) and Vice-President Joseph Boakai are due to face in each other in the second round
Liberia's Supreme Court has ordered preparations for Tuesday's presidential run-off vote be halted amid allegations of fraud from an eliminated candidate.
Ex-football star George Weah and Vice-President Joseph Boakai are due to go head-to-head in the 7 November vote.
But the Liberty Party's Charles Brumskine, who came third in the first round, has challenged the result.
Last month's election was the country's first independently run vote following the end of civil war in 2003.
The court has instructed the Liberty Party and the country's electoral commission to present their cases by Thursday.
However, election commission spokesman Henry Flomo told the BBC it had not yet been officially informed of the Supreme Court's order.
But if there is an injunction, the commission will abide by it as the Supreme Court is the highest court and its decisions are final, Mr Flomo added.
International observers including the European Union had not raised concerns about the first round of voting.
Red Cross: $6 million for Ebola fight stolen through fraud .
Fraud by Red Cross workers and others wasted more than $6 million meant to fight the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa.The revelations follow an internal investigation of how money was handled during the 2014-2016 epidemic that killed more than 11,000 people in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea.