Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

  • 1

    PISTORIUS INVESTIGATOR FACES ATTEMPTED MURDER CHARGES

    Detective Hilton Botha, who gave confusing testimony at the Olympian's bail hearing, is charged in a 2011 shooting that wounded seven.

  • 2

    SYRIA CAR BOMB KILLS 31

    The bomb struck a security checkpoint in Damascus near the ruling Baath party headquarters and the Russian Embassy.

  • 3

    MIDWEST SNOWSTORM BEARS DOWN

    Officials predicted more than a foot of snow and a storm to rival a February 2011 blizzard that killed more than two dozen people.

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  • 4

    A FIX FOR THE DREAMLINER

    Boeing will propose a way to repair the faulty batteries that have kept the jets grounded for more than a month.

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  • 5

    HACKING PROBE SHIFTS BALANCE OF POWER IN CYBERWARS

    The AP's Anne Flaherty says Mandiant's report on China is a victory for the $30 billion a year computer security industry.

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  • 6

    IS THAT TEST REALLY NECESSARY?

    A medical coalition lists over 130 overused treatments, including repeated colonoscopies.

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  • 7

    A POSSIBLE BOOST FOR SAME-SEX UNIONS

    Obama is considering urging the Supreme Court to overturn California's gay marriage ban.

  • 8

    WHAT'S IN THE WATER AT A LOS ANGELES HOTEL

    Health officials are releasing test results today of the Cecil Hotel's water after a woman's corpse was found in a cistern on the roof.

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  • 9

    HOW MUCH JUNK FOOD YOU'RE EATING

    A study says adults get about 11 percent of their calories from fast food restaurants.

  • 10

    A TEASE, BUT NO LOOK AT THE NEW PLAYSTATION

    Sony says PS4 adds a touchpad, motion control and a "share" button, but wouldn't reveal a model.

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