Snow in October? “Potentially historic” winter storm expected to slam north-Central U.S. over next few days, w/up to two feet of snow possible in some areas; Bed Bath & Beyond taps former Target executive as president; California power outages stretch into second day; Uber makes it easier to bring your pets along for ride — good news, Brew? Fika?; Goldman crowdsourcing ideas from its employees to find next billion-dollar start-up; Kurt Cobain’s ‘Unplugged’ sweater, guitar, heading to auction; Apple’s smart glasses coming soon; Bacon shortage going to hit U.S.? The biggest small-town Halloween festivals around the country; A giant inflatable Twister board; Starburst Swirlers (for your cocktails, Mitch).