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Egyptian military and policemen carry coffins, covered with national flags, containing the bodies of off-duty policemen who were killed near the border town of Rafah, North Sinai, upon their arrival at Almaza military airport in Cairo.

Things to Know for Tuesday, Aug. 20

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

1. BROTHERHOOD LEADER DETAINED IN EGYPT

Mohammed Badie was captured in Cairo after the possibility of the release of jailed ex-president Hosni Mubarak threw the country into more turmoil. Click here (Warning: story contains graphic photo from execution.)

2. WHAT COULD FURTHER COMPLICATE US TIES

The possible release of Mubarak, who the U.S. supported for nearly three decades before his removal, as Obama struggles to develop a coherent policy on Egypt. Click here

3. EX-PAKISTANI LEADER CHARGED WITH ASSASSINATION

A court indicted former president Pervez Musharraf on murder charges in the 2007 death of Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto. Click here

4. VICTIMS OF AFGHAN MASSACRE TO FACE BALES

The U.S. soldier’s sentencing hearing beginning today will feature testimony from villagers flown in to describe the March 2012 raid that left 16 dead. Click here

5. FLOODING SUBMERGES PHILIPPINES CAPITAL

More than half of Manila is underwater, trapping tens of thousands and suspending all work in the city. Click here

6. SETTLEMENT TALKS FOR SAN DIEGO MAYOR

Bob Filner wasn’t seen at work at City Hall yesterday and hasn’t announced resignation plans, but has begun negotiations in a sex harassment claim against him. Click here

7. RISING WATERS

Coastal communities should assume floods are going to happen more frequently and realize that spending now on protective measures could save money later, according to a report issued by a presidential task force charged with developing a strategy for rebuilding areas damaged by Superstorm Sandy. Click here

8. AL-JAZEERA AMERICA HOPING TO WOO US VIEWERS

The news channel, which debuts today, says it will offer a bolder-but-less-opinionated alternative to other networks. Click here

9. DISNEY ACTOR COMMITS SUICIDE

Lee Thompson Young, the teen star of “The Famous Jet Jackson” who also appeared in “Friday Night Lights” and “Rizzoli & Isles,” was 29. Click here

10. A-ROD’S LAWYER DECLINES MLB’S CHALLENGE

The attorney rejects a call to waive his client’s confidentiality and release the evidence that triggered Rodriguez’s 211-game drug suspension. Click here

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