10 Things to Know for Wednesday

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Posted: Mar 22, 2016 9:01 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. IS GROUP CLAIMS RESPONSIBILITY FOR BRUSSELS ATTACKS

The back-to-back bombings of the city's airport and subway again lay bare Europe's vulnerability to suicide squads.

2. NEW NORMAL IN EUROPE — TERROR ALERTS ALWAYS ON HIGH

People in cities so far spared major violence assume it's a matter of when, not if.

3. OBAMA CAPS VISIT TO CUBA

With Raul Castro looking on, the American president openly urges the Cuban people to pursue a more democratic future.

4. HOW FBI MIGHT HACK INTO IPHONE WITHOUT APPLE'S HELP

Even a tiny flaw unknown to the software's creator — known as a zero-day vulnerability — could potentially give the government a way in.

5. AS PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARIES ROLL ON, FRONT-RUNNERS AIMING TO PULL AWAY

Trump and Clinton would love to wrap things up and get on with a head-to-head race for the White House, unobstructed by any rivals.

6. EX-TORONTO MAYOR DIES AT 46 AFTER CANCER FIGHT

Rob Ford was a pugnacious populist whose career crashed in a drug-driven, obscenity-laced debacle.

7. WHO'S HOPING TO BE NEXT 'JUDGE JUDY'

Sarah Palin signs a deal to make a pilot for a reality courtroom TV show.

8. FDA ADDING BOLD WARNING TO PAINKILLERS

It's part of a multi-pronged U.S. government campaign to reverse an epidemic of abuse and death tied to drugs like Vicodin and Percocet.

9. WHAT'S NEW WAY FOR MUSIC GROUPS TO MAKE MONEY

From Bruce Springsteen to Phish, top bands are selling their concert recordings through the website nugs.net.

10. RAYS GET BEST OF CUBAN NATIONAL TEAM

In a game attended by presidents Obama and Raul Castro, Tampa Bay beats Cuba 4-1. It's the first visit by a major league team to the communist island since 1999.