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10 Things to Know for Thursday

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Compromise comes to Capitol Hill.  The AP's David Espo says that politicians, in reaching a small yet crucial budget deal, prove they're able to get past gridlock -- for now. By Brendan Hoffman Compromise comes to Capitol Hill. The AP's David Espo says that politicians, in reaching a small yet crucial budget deal, prove they're able to get past gridlock -- for now. By Brendan Hoffman
Experts call out interpreter at Mandela service.  Advocates for the deaf say the man, who stood on stage just a yard from Obama and other world leaders appearing to do sign language, was a fake. By Carlos Otero Experts call out interpreter at Mandela service. Advocates for the deaf say the man, who stood on stage just a yard from Obama and other world leaders appearing to do sign language, was a fake. By Carlos Otero
Probe points to pilot who crash-landed in San Francisco.  Investigators say the captain was ill-prepared to land the Asiana jet that ultimately crashed, killing 3 people and injuring over 200. By Handout Probe points to pilot who crash-landed in San Francisco. Investigators say the captain was ill-prepared to land the Asiana jet that ultimately crashed, killing 3 people and injuring over 200. By Handout
Who might be able to skip some breast cancer treatments.  Doctors concerned about overtreatment discover that certain groups of women can avoid many grueling therapies without greatly harming their odds of survival. By Justin Sullivan Who might be able to skip some breast cancer treatments. Doctors concerned about overtreatment discover that certain groups of women can avoid many grueling therapies without greatly harming their odds of survival. By Justin Sullivan
Tenn. senator fires top aide.  GOP Sen. Lamar Alexander's chief of staff loses his job after he's arrested as part of a child pornography investigation. By Carlos Otero Tenn. senator fires top aide. GOP Sen. Lamar Alexander's chief of staff loses his job after he's arrested as part of a child pornography investigation. By Carlos Otero

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

1. COMPROMISE COMES TO CAPITOL HILL

   The AP's David Espo says that politicians, in reaching a small yet crucial budget deal, prove they're able to get past gridlock -- for now.

2. EXPERTS CALL OUT INTERPRETER AT MANDELA SERVICE

   Advocates for the deaf say the man, who stood on stage just a yard from Obama and other world leaders appearing to do sign language, was a fake.

3. PROBE POINTS TO PILOT WHO CRASH-LANDED IN SAN FRANCISCO

   Investigators say the captain was ill-prepared to land the Asiana jet that ultimately crashed, killing 3 people and injuring over 200.

4. WHO MIGHT BE ABLE TO SKIP SOME BREAST CANCER TREATMENTS

   Doctors concerned about overtreatment discover that certain groups of women can avoid many grueling therapies without greatly harming their odds of survival.

5. TENN. SENATOR FIRES TOP AIDE

   GOP Sen. Lamar Alexander's chief of staff loses his job after he's arrested as part of a child pornography investigation.

6. WHY GEORGE ZIMMERMAN WON'T FACE CHARGES

   Authorities have decided not to prosecute a domestic violence case against the 30-year-old because his girlfriend won't cooperate.

7. MANY COPS FAIL TO BUCKLE UP

   Research shows that roughly half of all law enforcement officers don't wear their seat belts -- and traffic fatalities are the leading cause of on-duty deaths.

8. WHOSE IPO HAS OUTDONE TWITTER'S

   Shares offered by Hilton, the world's largest hotel group, raise $2.35 billion -- $250 million more than the social media company's stock debut last month.

9. MAJORITY HUNG UP ON IN-FLIGHT CALLS

   An AP-GfK poll finds that most Americans oppose allowing passengers to make cellphone calls on airplanes.

10. MLB BANNING HOME PLATE COLLISIONS

   In a sport long bound by tradition, the ban will be a major step and could be imposed as soon as next season.

 

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