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10 things: Who's next on the health care hot seat

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Associated Press
October 30, 2013

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

1. WHO’S NEXT ON THE HEALTH CARE HOT SEAT 

U.S. lawmakers are preparing to grill Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius as some Republicans are calling for her to step down or be fired. Click here for story

2. WHY ANGELA MERKEL IS SO SENSITIVE TO SPYING 

The German chancellor grew up in East Germany, where eavesdropping by secret police was rampant during the Cold War. Click here for story

3. POLIO ADDS MISERY TO SYRIA’S GRIM REALITY 

An outbreak of the virus has the U.N. and others rushing to vaccinate the nation’s children. Click here for story

4. WHAT IKE SKELTON WILL BE REMEMBERED FOR 

The Democrat who served 34 years in Congress never served in the military but took pride in fighting on behalf of the men and women of the U.S. armed forces. Click here for story

5. BREAST CANCER BRACELET FIGHT CONTINUES 

A Pennsylvania school board plans to petition the U.S. Supreme Court to hear its case on banning the bands, which it says are lewd. Click here for story

6. 3 DEAD AFTER ARIZONA DUST STORM LEADS TO CRASHES

Nineteen vehicles are involved in chain-reaction collisions on Interstate 10 between Phoenix and Tucson. Click here for story

7. ‘ENTOURAGE’ MOVIE TO START SHOOTING IN JANUARY 

The big-screen version of the HBO series will reunite Jeremy Piven, Adrian Grenier, Jerry Ferrara, Kevin Dillon and Kevin Connolly. Click here for story

8. WHERE RUSSIA IS BREAKING ITS ‘ZERO WASTE’ OLYMPIC PLEDGE 

Moscow’s promise to hold the cleanest games ever is being buried in an illegal landfill outside Sochi. Click here for story

9. CARDS HANDING THE BALL TO ROOKIE PITCHER 

St. Louis, facing a must-win Game 6, is hoping for one more October gem from Michael Wacha. Click here for story

10. HEAT GET RINGS, THEN HOLD OFF BULLS 

Miami puts up the title banner for the 2013 NBA championship before beating Chicago 107-95. Click here for story



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