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    FILE - In this file photo taken Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007, guests descend an escalator to the main casino floor of the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. While casinos have thousands of cameras watching the gaming floors, entrances and some elevators, cameras are absent in the hallways of the guest room floors where thousands of crimes occur. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

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  • Chryler-Ron-Burgundy

    This undated photo provided by Chrysler shows Will Farrell as the 'Anchorman' character Ron Burgundy as part of the new 2014 Dodge Durango advertisement. The campaign, scheduled to appear on TV until the sequel "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues" makes its debut around Christmas, could alienate those didn't see the first movie or those who didn't like it. (AP Photo/Chrysler)

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  • Argentina-President-s-Health

    ALTERNATIVE CROP TO EDB101 - Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez arrives to a local hospital, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Monday, Oct. 7, 2013. Argentine president is back in the hospital, presumably for more treatment of the head injury that prompted doctors to order a month's rest. Her car entered the Fundacion Favaloro hospital on Monday, as Cabinet members gathered without her in the government palace for a speech by Vice President Amado Boudou, who wished her strength and said they would carry on, "giving her the rest she deserves." (AP Photo/DyN, Pablo Molina)

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

1. DEMOCRATS PLAN NEXT BUDGET BATTLE MOVE

A Senate measure to increase the government’s borrowing cap is in the works.

2. HEALTH CARE ROLLOUT DRAWING RANGE OF RESPONSES

Opponents of the new law are crowing about its glitch-ridden start, while others insist the online enrollment system can be fixed.

3. HOW SEPARATE US RAIDS IN AFRICA ARE LINKED

The two operations, thousands of miles apart, show an American readiness to go after militants in nations where authorities are unable to do so, even years later.

4. EGYPT’S UNCERTAIN PATH FORWARD

Its leaders are pumping up a pro-military, nationalist fervor while also trying to crush ousted president Morsi’s Islamist supporters. The result has been more turmoil.

5. WHO’S TAKING A FRESH LOOK AT CAMPAIGN FINANCING

The Supreme Court is considering whether to undo some limits on contributions from big givers to political campaigns.

6. ARGENTINE PRESIDENT FACES SURGERY

A clot pressing against Cristina Fernandez’ brain was causing headaches, but worrying new symptoms are prompting immediate attention.

7. WHAT THE CAMERAS DON’T SEE

An AP investigation finds 23 of the 27 major casinos on the Las Vegas Strip have no surveillance in hotel hallways or elevator landings, creating opportunities for crime.

8. NATIONAL MALL FIRE VICTIM IDENTIFIED

Authorities say John Constantino, 64, of Mount Laurel, N.J., is the man who died last week after pouring gasoline on his head and setting himself ablaze.

9. MEET CHRYSLER’S PECULIAR PITCHMAN

Actor Will Ferrell brings his big-screen character Ron Burgundy, the egotistical airhead TV anchorman, to the small screen in a series of ads for the automaker.

10. WALKOFF HOME RUN PROPELS RAYS OVER SOX

Jose Lobaton keeps Tampa Bay in contention against Boston for the American League Division Series title.

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