From WaPo to WJLA, here are the stories that are leading your homepages today, after the jump…
The Washington Post: Vatican softens tone on gays, divorced couples
POLITICO: An Obamacare October surprise?
The Washington Times: Catholic Church to give ‘priority’ to children of same-sex couples
National Journal: How 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