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10 Things to Know for Today, Thursday Sept. 26

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

1. IN MINNESOTA, A 'DEADLY PIPELINE' TO TERROR NETWORK

The state is home to one of the largest Somali communities outside Somalia, and alienated young men there are vulnerable to recruitment by al-Shabab. CLICK HERE

2. OBAMACARE STILL ON TRACK

A partial government shutdown next week would still leave the major parts of the health care law in place and rolling along. CLICK HERE

3. SURVIVORS WAIT FOR FOOD, AID AFTER PAKISTAN QUAKE

Hungry survivors dug through rubble to find food and thousands slept under the open sky or in makeshift shelters for a second night as the death toll from Pakistan's massive earthquake rose to 348 on Thursday. CLICK HERE

4. NEW ALLIANCE BOOSTS ASSAD'S CLAIM THAT HE'S BATTLING EXTREMISTS

Nearly a dozen rebel factions, including one linked to al-Qaida, renounce any ties to the main Western-backed opposition group — and call for Islamic law. CLICK HERE

5. WHO'S HOLDING HIS NOSE — AND ROLLING UP HIS SLEEVES

The new mayor is the latest to try to deodorize Mexico City, which outgrew its sewage system decades ago. CLICK HERE

6. COST OF A LETTER COULD GO UP

The U.S. Postal Service wants to raise the price of a first-class stamp by 3 cents, to 49 cents. CLICK HERE

7. WHICH EX-HEAD OF STATE HELPED OUT AT GAY WEDDING

George H.W. Bush served as an official witness at the same-sex union of two longtime female friends in Maine. CLICK HERE

8. CLICK HERE FOR HELP

Amazon's new Kindle tablets come with a feature called "Mayday," which allows users to summon a live customer service rep in a tiny video window. CLICK HERE

9. WHAT'S DIFFERENT ABOUT THE $100 BILL

The new high-tech note includes colors that change when the bill is turned, one of several features meant to thwart counterfeiters. CLICK HERE

10. USA RETAINS YACHT CROWN

Oracle's improbable comeback ends with America's Cup repeat CLICK HERE

The Journal Gazette contributed to this report.

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