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November 13, 2012

10 Things to Know for Tuesday


Associated Press

— Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about on Tuesday:

Friends say the then-CIA director was shocked when he learned his mistress was warning another woman to stay away from him.

As they get back to work Tuesday, lawmakers must attempt to avert the crippling specter of expiring tax breaks and automatic spending cuts.  

With a spotty history of convicting troops in civilian deaths, government prosecutors seek to build a strong case against an Army sergeant accused of killing 16 Afghan civilians.

North Korea has been testing rocket engines, a sign it continues to develop long-range ballistic missiles, a U.S. academic institute says.

Votes on gay marriage and birth control didn’t go their way. But there’s no sign of a shift in church strategy.

Latin American countries see mixed signals as Colorado and Washington weaken marijuana laws.

The search began after a neighbor of John McAfee, founder of the anti-virus software company McAfee Inc., was found shot dead at his Caribbean island home.

AP technology writer Anick Jesdanun says that nowadays online social networks make it easier to support a worthy cause.

For the first time, LED bulbs that roughly match old-style 100-watt light bulbs for brightness are coming to stores in the U.S.

Fully a quarter of Sunday’s football games saw a starting QB leave with a concussion.