Afternoon Lede Check – 10.13.14

From WaPo to WJLA, here are the stories that are leading your homepages today, after the jump…

The Washington PostVatican softens tone on gays, divorced couples

USA TodayVatican reversal: Gays have ‘gifts’ to offer church

POLITICOAn Obamacare October surprise?

The HillCDC rethinking Ebola strategy after infection of Dallas nurse

Roll CallSexual Harassment Allegations Threaten to Derail Carl DeMaio’s Bid

Daily Caller: ‘Doesn’t Want To Disclose’ – White House STONEWALLING On How Much Taxpayers Pay For Obama’s Fundraising

The Washington Times: Catholic Church to give ‘priority’ to children of same-sex couples

National JournalHow Politics Breaks Our Brains, and How We Can Put Them Back Together

Washington Examiner: Hagel: Warming a ‘threat multiplier’

Huffington Post Politics: WHAT HAPPENED – TO BARACK OBAMA?

WTOP: Judge: The best time to check out fall colors

ABC 7: Hogan, Brown trade accusations in NewsChannel 8’s Maryland governor debate

NBC 4: DUI, Hit-and-Run Suspect Stopped With Daughter in Car

CBS 9: Car crash that killed family, 1 other under investigation

Fox 5: Police identify 5 people killed in Oxon Hill crash