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10 Things to Know for Thursday

By The Associated Press

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


In a resounding rebuke to the White House, Congressional Democrats join Republicans in approving legislation giving Sept. 11 families the right to sue Saudi Arabia.


A teenager kills his father at their home in rural South Carolina before going to the nearby school and opening fire with a handgun, injuring two students and a teacher.


The Democrat is turning to former primary adversary Bernie Sanders to connect with millennials.


Investigators conclude that a missile that destroyed the jet over Ukraine, killing 298 people, was fired from rebel-controlled territory by a mobile launcher that was trucked in from Russia.


Another 615 troops are heading to Iraq as the stage is set for an Iraqi-led battle to reclaim Mosul, the Islamic State group's main stronghold.


The Arab world — where many saw Peres' vision of peace as all talk — declines to join the expressions of admiration for the Israeli leader.


Congressional leaders clear the way for a spending bill needed to keep the U.S. government running until December.


OPEC nations reach a preliminary agreement to curb oil production for the first time since the global financial crisis eight years ago.


A certain level of murder appears to be evolutionarily baked into human genetic history, according to a study in the journal Nature.


Agnes Nixon created, wrote and produced the long-running ABC daytime serials "One Life to Live" and "All My Children."

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