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Pro-Russian activists follow special U.N. envoy Robert Serry in front of the airport in Simferopol, Ukraine, Wednesday, March 5, 2014. The special U.N. envoy visiting Crimea was threatened by 10 to 15 armed men on Wednesday and ordered to leave the region, where Ukraine and Russia are locked in a tense standoff. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

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Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee, leaves the chamber at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, March 5, 2014. The CIA is investigating whether its officers improperly monitored members of the Senate Intelligence Committee, which oversees the intelligence agency, U.S. officials confirmed Wednesday. Feinstein told reporters that the CIA inspector general is investigating how her committee investigated allegations of CIA abuse in a Bush-era detention and interrogation program. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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FILE - In this undated file photo made available on Sunday Sept. 25, 2011, al-Saadi Gadhafi, son of the late Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, watches a military exercise by the elite military unit commanded by his brother, Khamis, in Zlitan, Libya. Libya says Niger has extradited Moammar Gadhafi's son al-Saadi, who fled as his father's regime crumbled in 2011 and who was under house arrest in the desert West African nation ever since. A Libyan official, who spoke on condition of anonymity in line with regulations, says al-Saadi arrived early on Thursday March 6, 2014 at the Tripoli airport and was transferred to a prison in the capital. (AP Photo/Abdel Magid al-Fergany, File)
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College Board President David Coleman attends an announcement event, Wednesday, March 5, 2014, in Austin, Texas where College Board officials announced that updates for the SAT college entrance exam, the first since 2005, is needed to make the exam a College Board a better representative of what students study in high school and the skills they need to succeed in college and afterward. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
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In this Feb. 16, 2014 satellite image provided by the NOAA Great Lakes CoastWatch is the ice cover on the Great Lakes. The Army Corps of Engineers said Wednesday, March 5, 2014 that the heavy ice cover and snowfall across the Great Lakes basin should help water levels move closer to normal over the next six months. (AP Photo/NOAA Great Lakes CoastWatch)
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This photo released by the Israel Defense Forces shows a missile on an intercepted ship in the Red Sea Wednesday, March 5, 2014. Israeli naval forces raided a ship deep in the Red Sea early Wednesday and seized dozens of advanced rockets from Iran destined for Palestinian militants in Gaza, the military said. (AP Photo/IDF)
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Pope Francis greets the crowd as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, March 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
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FILE - In this undated image provided by Johns Hopkins Medicine in 2005 Dr. Deborah Persaud, a pediatric HIV expert at Johns Hopkins' Children's Center in Baltimore, holds a vial. A second baby born with the AIDS virus may have had her infection put into remission and possibly cured by very early treatment - in this instance, four hours after birth. Doctors revealed the case Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at an AIDS conference in Boston. A host of sophisticated tests at multiple times suggest the LA baby has completely cleared the virus, said Persaud, who led the testing. (AP Photo/Johns Hopkins Medicine)
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FILE - In this March 25, 2009 file photo, singer Akon arrives for the Breaking The Silence, Beating The Drum concert event at United Nations Headquarters. Akon has a goal of bringing electricity to one million homes in Africa by the end of the year, and the singer is using millions of his own dollars for the cause. he started an initiative called "Akon Lighting Africa" in March 2014. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow, file)

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

1. UKRAINE BASES BESEIGED

The country's new leader says pro-Russian forces have blockaded all military bases in the Crimean Peninsula that have not yet surrendered.

2. CIA ACCUSED OF SPYING ON SENATE

The allegations center on possible improper monitoring of the Senate Intelligence Committee and snooping on members' computers.

3. GADHAFI'S SON RETURNED TO LIBYA

Al-Saadi Gadhafi, who fled as his father's regime crumbled in 2011, had been under house arrest in Niger.

4. HOW COLLEGE BOARD IS CHANGING THE SAT TEST

Essays will be optional, there will be no penalties for wrong answers and some obscure vocabulary words will be removed.

5. GOOD NEWS FOR THE GREAT LAKES

As they melt, this winter's abundant snow and ice will boost the lakes' water levels, which have been below normal since the late 1990s.

6. WHERE SHIP LOADED WITH SYRIAN-MADE ROCKETS WAS HEADING

Israel, after seizing the vessel, accuses Iran of trying to send the weapons to the Gaza Strip – where Israel's biggest cities would be well within range.

7. VICTIMS' ADVOCATES CHIDE POPE ON DELAYS

Three months after the Vatican announced that a commission would be formed to study the best ways to protect children from abusive clerics, no action has been taken.

8. WHAT BABY'S POSSIBLE CURE MEANS FOR AIDS TREATMENT

An infant born with the AIDS virus responds well to medicine given right after birth – more confirmation that very early treatment works.

9. BUSINESSMAN BALKS AT GAMBLING BILL

After losing $500,000 on table games at a Las Vegas casino, he's arguing that he shouldn't have to pay because he was blackout drunk.

10. AKON: LET THERE BE LIGHT

The Grammy-nominated singer has begun an initiative aiming to bring solar-powered electricity to 1 million homes in Africa.

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