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Oct 13, 9:07 PM EDT

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

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

1. CONCERN GROWS IN WAKE OF US EBOLA CASE

The Texas nurse's illness raises questions about assurances by health officials that the disease will be contained and that any U.S. hospital should be able to treat it.

2. WHAT'S ROILING CATHOLIC CHURCH

In a startling shift, bishops say it's time to recognize the "positive" aspects of gay unions and the gifts that homosexuals offer the church.

3. ISLAMIC STATE EXTREMISTS CAPTURE MILITARY CAMP IN WESTERN IRAQ

The advance shows the militants are inching closer to full control of the restive Anbar province despite U.S.-led airstrikes.

4. HOW CHANGING CLIMATE COULD IMPACT ARMED FORCES

Rising temperatures and more severe weather might create instability in many countries, opening the door for extremists, a Pentagon report says.

5. KIM JONG UN REPORTEDLY MAKES FIRST APPEARANCE IN FIVE WEEKS

The North Korean leader's lengthy absence from public view had fueled speculation about his health and his control over the country.

6. DOW DOWN ANOTHER 223 POINTS

Many investors remain concerned that growth in Europe and Asia could be slowing.

7. WHY THERE'S A DOWNSIDE TO CHEAPER GAS IN US

Factors behind the drop - a weaker global economy and a stronger dollar - could hurt the American economy by reducing exports, employment and spending.

8. PUSH FOR LEGALIZED POT IN WASHINGTON, DC, FOCUSES ON RACIAL JUSTICE

In 2010, blacks were eight times more likely than whites to be arrested for marijuana possession in the District, an ACLU study showed.

9. WHO'S CREATING OSCAR BUZZ

Michael Keaton is certain to land his first Academy Award nomination for his work in "Birdman or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance," AP Film Writer Jake Coyle predicts.

10. `WALKING DEAD' SEASON OPENER DRAWS 17.3 MILLION VIEWERS

That's the biggest audience ever for a single non-sports program on cable TV, Nielsen says.

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