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Miners carefully carrying a rescued friend hours after an explosion and fire at a coal mine killed at least 17 miners and left up to 300 workers trapped underground, in Soma, in western Turkey, late Tuesday, May 13, 2014, a Turkish official said. Twenty people were rescued from the mine but one later died in the hospital, Soma administrator Mehmet Bahattin Atci told reporters. The town is 155 miles south of Istanbul. The death toll was expected to rise.(AP Photo)

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A car passes by the barricades with a Russian national flag on a road leading into Slovyansk, eastern Ukraine, Tuesday, May 13, 2014. Pro-Russian insurgents, who have seized government buildings and clashed with government forces during the past month, held Sunday's referendum, which Ukraine's acting president called a "sham" and Western governments said violated international law. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
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FILE - This combination of photos provided by the Federal Bureau of Investigation shows William James Vahey in 1986, 1995, 2004 and 2013. Vahey, 64, killed himself in Luverne, Minn. on March 21, 2014. The discovery of Vahey, a man the FBI regards as one of the most prolific pedophiles in memory has set off a crisis in the community of international schools, where parents are being told that their children may have been victims, and administrators are scurrying to close loopholes exposed by Vahey’s abuses. (AP Photo/FBI, File)
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Oscar Pistorius, gestures, as he listens to psychiatric evidence for his defense, during his ongoing murder trial in Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday, May 13, 2014. The chief prosecutor in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius has asked that the double-amputee runner be placed under psychiatric evaluation after an expert witness testified that he had an anxiety disorder. Pistorius is charged with the shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day in 2013. (AP Photo/Daniel Born, Pool)
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Republican Senate hopeful Ben Sasse speaks in Lincoln, Neb., Tuesday, May 13, 2014, after winning his party's primary election. A crowd of Republican candidates jockeyed to succeed Nebraska's outgoing governor and senior U.S. senator in a busy primary election where voters also were set to select nominees for three other vacant offices. (AP Photo)
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, file photo, Army Pfc. Bradley Manning is escorted to a security vehicle outside a courthouse in Fort Meade, Md., after a hearing in his court martial. Manning is serving a 35-year sentence for giving reams of classified U.S. government information to the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
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Vietnamese protesters hold banners during a protest rally against China outside the Chinese Consulate in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Saturday, May 10, 2014. Around 100 people gathered and protested China’s deployment of an oil rig in the disputed South China Sea, in the country's commercial capital. Vietnamese anger toward China is running at its highest level in years after Beijing deployed the oil rig in the disputed water. (AP Photo)
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Plantiffs in the federal suit over Virginia's ban on gay marriage, Mary Townley, left, Emily Schall-Townley, center, and Carol Schall, right, react to comments during a news conference after a hearing on Virginia's same sex-marriage ban in Richmond, Va., Tuesday, May 13, 2014. A three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals heard arguments Tuesday on a judge's ruling that Virginia's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional. The case is one of a handful that could ultimately make it to the U.S. Supreme Court. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
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In this May 12, 2014 photo, Amy Miner, of Essex, Vt., poses in Burlington, Vt., with an April 2013 photo of herself and husband Kryn Miner, an Army veteran who suffered from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, and who was shot to death by one of their children in April after threatening to kill the family. Amy Miner believes the Veterans Affairs health system must do more to help veterans who struggle with PTSD after returning home. (AP Photo/Holly Ramer)
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FILE - Farm workers make their way across a field shrouded in fog as they hoe weeds from a burley tobacco crop near Warsaw, Ky., early in this Thursday, July 10, 2008 file photo. You may have to be at least 18 to buy cigarettes in the U.S., but children as young as 7 are working long hours in fields harvesting nicotine- and pesticide-laced tobacco leaves under sometimes hazardous and sweltering conditions, according to a report released Wednesday May 14, 2014 by Human Rights Watch. (AP Photo/Ed Reinke, File)

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

1. SEARCH CONTINUES FOR MINERS TRAPPED IN TURKEY

An explosion and fire at a mine in the western part of the country killed over 200 people, trapping many more underground.

2. UKRAINE WARILY, RELUCTANTLY AGREES TO TALKS

The government says it will consider giving more powers to the regions under a plan brokered by the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe. But talking with insurgents is another matter.

3. FBI GETS HUNDREDS OF CALLS ABOUT PEDOPHILE

The bureau says it has been contacted by several hundred people who are either potential victims or want to provide information in the ongoing investigation of a teacher who, before committing suicide, abused dozens of his students.

4. WHO IS ORDERED TO UNDERGO PSYCHOLOGICAL TEST

The judge in the Pistorius murder trial tells the double-amputee Olympian to undergo an evaluation, which will delay proceedings.

5. NEBRASKA WIN IS RARE BRIGHT SPOT FOR TEA PARTY

Struggling to claim any victory so far in the primary season, anti-establishment conservatives are relishing Ben Sasse’s landslide in the GOP race for a Senate seat.

6. PENTAGON APPROVES CHELSEA MANNING TRANSFER FOR TREATMENT

The Department of Defense is trying to move the convicted leaker to a civilian hospital where she can get medical care for her gender disorder.

7. HOW VIETNAM IS REACTING TO BEIJING’S STRATEGIC MOVES

Mobs are torching foreign-factories suspected of being Chinese to express their anger over China’s new oil rig in disputed Southeast Asian waters.

8. WHERE ANOTHER SAME-SEX MARRIAGE BAN WAS STRUCK DOWN

Gay and lesbian couples in Idaho could start getting married as soon as Friday after the state’s prohibition of same-sex nuptials was ruled unconstitutional.

9. SURVIVING THE WAR, ONLY TO FALL AT HOME

A Vermont soldier suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is shot and killed by one of his children after terrorizing the family all evening one night in April. Now his widow vows to carry on his work of helping veterans find treatment.

10. AGE TO BUY CIGARETTES: 18. AGE TO HARVEST TOBACCO: 7 AND UP

Human Rights Watch says children work long hours in hazardous conditions harvesting pesticide-laced tobacco leaves.

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