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10 things to know for Friday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today (all times EDT):

10 Things to Know for Thursday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today (all times EDT):

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today (times EDT):

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today (times EDT):

10 Things to Know for Monday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today (times EDT):

10 Things to Know for Friday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today (times EDT):

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today (times EDT):

1. Democrats hold on to Arizona House seat

Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords' aide Ron Barber defeated Republican Jesse Kelly, who narrowly lost to Giffords in 2010.

2. Coordinated car bombs kill 63 in Iraq

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today (times EDT):

1. ARIZONA TO HOLD SPECIAL ELECTION TO REPLACE GIFFORDS

Democrats are hoping to keep former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords House seat while voters in Virginia, Maine, Nevada, North Dakota and South Carolina are taking part in primary elections.

Is texting ruining the art of conversation?

MARTHA IRVINE,AP National Writer

Transcript of Obama's remarks from Afghanistan

Here is a transcript, provided by the White House, of remarks by President Barack Obama from Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan: