10 Things to Know for Today: July 3
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. DEADLINE FOR MORSI AS EGYPT ERUPTS
The embattled president has refused to resign by the time the military set, and all-night protests seeking his ouster have killed nearly 40 people.
2. SNOWDEN SAGA CAUSES DIPLOMATIC STANDOFF
Bolivia said its presidential plane was diverted to Vienna because of suspicions it was carrying NSA leaker Edward Snowden.
3. A LAST DISPATCH BEFORE DEADLY ARIZONA WILDFIRE
The Hotshot firefighters’ lookout radioed his team that the fire had changed direction with the wind and he was fleeing for safety. The 19-man crew died in the blaze.
4. BUSINESSES RELIEVED BY OBAMACARE DELAY
A key requirement for companies to provide coverage for their workers or pay fines won't go into effect until 2015.
5. DRONE STRIKE KILLS 16 IN PAKISTAN
Two of the suspected militants killed are believed to be from a network U.S. officials say is a danger to American troops in Afghanistan.
6. GUNS WON'T FLY, BUT PASSENGERS STILL TRY
Airport security officials tell the AP more passengers are trying to bring loaded firearms onto planes.
7. WHY PROSECUTORS WANT ZIMMERMAN'S SCHOOL RECORDS
They're asking a judge to admit evidence of a college course he took that covered Florida's self-defense law — which the ex-neighborhood watch man has said he knew nothing about.
8. A COLD CASE UNEARTHED BEHIND A WALL
Police in New York found the remains of a woman reported missing 27 years ago by her husband in the house that they shared.
9. HOW MUCH A JULY 4 PICNIC COSTS
$57.20 for a party of 10, complete with hot dogs and burgers, baked beans and watermelon and potato salad.
10. BAILEY JOINS ELITE CLUB WITH NO-HITTER
The Cincinnati Red threw 102 pitches to hit his second career no-hitter, following in the footsteps of his hero Nolan Ryan.
PHOTO: In this Wednesday, July 4, 2012 file photo, Chris Andreski grilled hamburgers and hot dogs in Arlington, Va. while waiting for the start of the Independence Day fireworks celebration over the National Mall in Washington. The American Farm Bureau Federation launched an informal price survey to tally up the cost of hot dogs, burgers and other Independence Day fare for 2013. The group says the average cost of a summertime picnic including hot dogs, cheeseburgers, pork spare ribs, potato salad and lemonade comes to $57.20 for 10 people, or $5.72 per person. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)