10 Things to Know for Monday

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Posted: Oct 30, 2016 11:54 PM
10 Things to Know for Monday

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

1. PROBE OF NEWLY DISCOVERED EMAILS ADVANCES

The FBI obtains a search warrant to start reviewing the emails, which may be tied to the Clinton investigation, to see if any were classified.

2. MAGNITUDE 6.6 EARTHQUAKE STRIKES CENTRAL ITALY

The third powerful temblor to hit the region in two months spares human life but destroys a Benedictine cathedral and a number of other beloved landmarks.

3. REINFORCEMENTS AID BATTLE AGAINST ISLAMIC STATE GROUP

Thousands of fighters flock to join Shiite militias in northern Iraq, advancing to cut off IS extremists holed up near Mosul.

4. WHAT POPE AIMS TO ACCOMPLISH

The pontiff is hoping his visit to Sweden on the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation will help in uniting Christians.

5. LIKELY ELECTION WINNER: DIVERSITY

No matter who wins the presidency, women and minorities are poised to make gains in the next U.S. Congress.

6. WHY INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT IS REELING

Three African nations announce plans to leave, shining the spotlight on long-festering complaints that the Hague-based institution unfairly targets the continent.

7. EU, CANADA TEAM UP ON TRADE

The two parties sign a landmark trade pact, building an economic bridge between 500 million EU citizens and 35 million Canadians.

8. WHERE POT-LEGALIZATION MOVEMENT SEEKS NEW FOOTHOLD

Voters next month in two states in the populous Northeast — Massachusetts and Maine — will consider making marijuana legal for all adults.

9. 'INFERNO' GOES UP IN FLAMES

The third installment of the "Da Vinci Code" franchise, starring Tom Hanks, bombs at the weekend box office, taking in just $15 million.

10. CUBS TOP INDIANS 3-2, CUT WORLD SERIES DEFICIT TO 3-2

Closer Aroldis Chapman gets eight outs in the longest relief appearance of his career and the Cubs win their first Series game in Chicago in 71 years.