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2/2/2015 6:59 AM
10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

2/1/2015 9:58 AM
Egypt releases Australian Al-Jazeera reporter
CAIRO — A reporter for Al-Jazeera English was released from an Egyptian prison and deported Sunday after more than a year behind bars, but his two Egyptian colleagues remained jailed in a case widely condemned as a sham by human-rights groups.

2/1/2015 9:07 AM
150 sea turtles found dead in Mexican Pacific lagoon
MEXICO CITY — Cold temperatures are suspected of killing some 150 sea turtles found in a lagoon of Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula.

2/1/2015 9:01 AM
13 Ukraine troops killed in fight with Russia-backed rebels
KIEV, Ukraine — Ukraine says 13 of its servicemen have been killed and 20 wounded in the fighting with Russia-backed separatist forces over the past 24 hours.

2/1/2015 6:38 AM
Thousands march for democracy in Hong Kong
HONG KONG — Thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators have marched through Hong Kong’s streets in the first major rally since mass protests last year.

2/1/2015 6:25 AM
Americans targeted in Saudi shooting, contractor says
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A U.S. defense contractor confirmed Sunday that two of its American employees were shot at in Saudi Arabia, marking the second time in less than four months that the company’s staff has been targeted.

2/1/2015 6:22 AM
Protester on court at Australian Open men's final
MELBOURNE, Australia — A protester was stopped on court by security during the Australian Open men’s final between Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray on Sunday night, causing a short delay in play during the second set.

1/31/2015 4:39 PM
Vatican investigating child porn cases
VATICAN CITY — The Vatican investigated two cases of child pornography possession in the past year, officials said today.

1/31/2015 4:26 PM
Japanese journalist beheaded
AMMAN, Jordan — An online video released today purported to show an Islamic State group militant behead Japanese journalist Kenji Goto, ending days of negotiations by diplomats to save the man.

1/31/2015 10:21 AM
Pilots in helium-filled balloon land safely in Mexico
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Two pilots in a helium-filled balloon landed safely off the coast of Mexico early Saturday after an audacious, nearly 7,000-mile-long trip across the Pacific Ocean that shattered two long-standing records for ballooning.

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