10 Things to Know for Wednesday

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Posted: Jan 26, 2016 10:52 PM
10 Things to Know for Wednesday

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

1. MEMBERS OF ARMED OREGON GROUP ARRESTED

The arrests of Ammon Bundy, 40, and five other members of the group occupying a national wildlife refuge follow a traffic stop and gunfire that leaves one person dead, authorities say.

2. WHO'S GOT TROUBLING SENSE OF DEJA VU

Given Bernie Sanders' surge, Hillary Clinton's middle-aged female fans are trying to understand how her once-decisive lead in Iowa could be at risk once again — eight years after she was toppled by Obama.

3. BRAZIL RAMPS UP BATTLE AGAINST ZIKA VIRUS

The country's health minister says Brazil is sending some 220,000 troops to battle the mosquito blamed for spreading the virus.

4. 'AFFLUENZA' TEEN NO LONGER FIGHTING DEPORTATION

Ethan Couch will return to Texas to face charges against him in the coming days, his Mexican lawyer says.

5. WHICH MESSAGE POPE IS SENDING TO TEHRAN

The pontiff, holding talks with Iran's president at the Vatican, says Tehran must join the fight against terrorism.

6. ANALYSTS: IRAQ'S MILITARY STILL STRUGGLING

The battle to retake Ramadi, though successful, highlighted the troops' lingering shortcomings, experts say.

7. HOW US GOVERNMENT WOULD EXPAND DEPRESSION SCREENING

All adults, including pregnant women and new mothers, should be tested for depression as a routine part of health care, an advisory group recommends.

8. NEXT ADVANCE IN AUTOMATIC TELLERS

JPMorgan Chase is rolling out a new class of ATMs where customers will need only their phones to withdraw cash.

9. ABE VIGODA DIES AT 94

The actor played the over-the-hill detective Phil Fish in the 1970's TV series "Barney Miller" and the doomed Mafia soldier in "The Godfather."

10. PEYTON MANNING HINTS AT RETIREMENT

The QB is caught by NFL Network cameras saying that the Super Bowl "might be my last rodeo."