10 Things To Know For Thursday


UPDATED: Thursday May 9, 2013 7:14 AM

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
    
1. EX-DRIVER CHARGED WITH KIDNAPPING, RAPING THREE OHIO WOMEN
    
Investigators say Ariel Castro, who is to appear in court Thursday, only allowed the women outside a handful of times in disguise over a decade. MISSING WOMEN FOUND
    
2. JODI ARIAS SAYS SHE PREFERS DEATH
    
The penalty phase begins Thursday for the Arizona waitress convicted of first-degree murder in the stabbing and shooting of her ex-boyfriend. BOYFRIEND SLAYING
    
3. FIRE IN ANOTHER BANGLADESH FACTORY KILLS INDUSTRY LEADER
    
Eight people, including a top official in the country's clothing manufacturers' trade group, died in Thursday's fire as the death toll from the building collapses passes 900. BANGLADESH-BUILDING COLLAPSE
    
4. CONGRESS TO LOOK AT MARATHON BOMBINGS
    
Boston's police commissioner was to testify about whether to put more cameras in the city to protect it against future attacks. BOSTON MARATHON-CONGRESS
    
5. FIRST TEST OF LANDMARK IMMIGRATION BILL
    
A Senate committee was to begin debate Thursday on the 844-page legislation, with attention on the four senators who crafted it. IMMIGRATION
    
6. GOP SAYS BENGHAZI REVELATIONS BAD FOR CLINTON
    
A former top U.S. diplomat describes confusion and changing government message after the deadly assault on the Libyan mission. BENGHAZI INVESTIGATION
    
7. DIAGNOSIS: STICKER SHOCK
    
The government reveals how much hospitals charge for treatments, with some hospitals charging 40 times more for procedures than another. HOSPITAL COSTS-DISPARITY
    
8. HAGEL DEMANDS MORE INFORMATION ABOUT NUCLEAR CREW MISSTEPS
    
The defense secretary responded to an AP report that found 17 launch officers were reassigned for violating Air Force codes and weapons safety rules. NUCLEAR MISSTEPS
    
9. A DEFENDER NOW ACCUSES MICHAEL JACKSON OF ABUSE
    
Choreographer Wade Robson, who was a key defense witness in Jackson's molestation trial, now says the pop superstar sexually abused him for seven years. JACKSON-ABUSE-ALLEGATIONS
    
10. UTAH TEEN CHARGED IN DEATH OF REFEREE WHO WAS PUNCHED
    
Prosecutors will seek to try the 17-year-old as an adult in the death of Ricardo Portillo, who was hit after making a call in a high school soccer match. REFEREE PUNCHED



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