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10 things to know for Wednesday

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staff, Gazette
April 3, 2013

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

1. NORTH KOREA BANS THE SOUTH FROM FACTORY ON THE BORDER

The move to block South Koreans from the Kaesong industrial complex comes amid increasing hostility from Pyongyang. Click here for story

2. CLINTON AND BIDEN SHARE STAGE

The 2016 Democratic presidential hopefuls spoke about women's rights and stoked speculation for the future. Click here for story

3. OBAMA PUTS ON PRESSURE FOR GUN CONTROL

The president hopes to press Congress to act by drawing attention to Colorado's newly passed measures in a speech today. Click here for story

4. SANFORD CLEARS HURDLE IN COMEBACK BID

He wins a GOP runoff for Congress and will run against Stephen Colbert's sister, after the ex-governor's career was derailed by an affair. Click here for story

5. HOW WHITE SUPREMACIST WENT UNDERGROUND

Authorities say days before he killed Colorado's corrections chief, Evan Ebel disabled his ankle monitoring bracelet and fled. Click here for story

6. WHAT LANDMARK ARMS TREATY HINGES ON

The U.N. pact is intended to keep weapons from falling into the hands of bad guys around the globe. Click here for story

7. DECADES AFTER KING'S DEATH, WORKERS HE FOUGHT FOR STRUGGLE

Forty-five years after the civil rights leader was slain supporting a historic Memphis sanitation workers' strike, trash collectors are fighting to hang onto their jobs. Click here for story

8. MAN SAYS HE TRIED TO RAPE BABY, BUT DIDN'T MEAN TO KILL HER

Steven Smith asked an Ohio court for mercy from the death penalty for the 1998 death of a 6-month-old girl. Click here for story

9. LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, THE ROLLING STONES

The AP's David Bauder lists the history factor and Keith Richards as reasons to care about today's announcement that the Stones are returning to the stage. Click here for story

10. WHY VIDEO OF RUTGERS COACH PUT HIS JOB ON THE LINE

Basketball coach Mike Rice is shown shoving and throwing balls at players and yelling gay slurs at them at practice. Click here for story



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