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Associated Press

Posted on July 1, 2013 at 12:00 PM

Updated Monday, Jul 1 at 12:00 PM

MORNING COVERAGE OUTLOOK

Planning for 07/01/2013:

HIGHLIGHTS IN THIS ADVISORY

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OBAMA IN AFRICA - President Barack Obama is in Tanzania, kicking off the final stop on his weeklong, three-country tour of sub-Saharan Africa. See National/International.

AZ FIREFIGHTERS KILLED - A look at what happened to this elite crew of firefighters. See National.

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COLLEGE STUDENT LOAN RATES SET TO DOUBLE - Competing Congressional plans to fix student loan interest rates miss July 1 deadline as millions of students grapple with over a trillion dollars in debt. AVAILABLE NOW. (NR/CR)

THE POLITICS OF POT: MARIJUANA GOES MAINSTREAM - Dramatic shifts in public opinion about marijuana legalization are forcing both lawmakers and the public to deal with clashing federal and state policies. AVAILABLE NOW. (NR/CR)

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NATIONAL

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ARIZONA 'HOT SPOT' FIREFIGHTERS - Memorials have already started for 19 firefighters caught up in a blaze in Yarnell.

Already Available

WITNESS: ARIZONA FIRE 'WAS THAT FAST' (CR)

OFFICIAL: 'RADICAL' FIRE KILLED 19 FIREFIGHTERS (NR/CR)

19 FIREFIGHTERS DEAD IN ARIZONA (NR/CR)

TEXAS SPECIAL SESSION - Abortion fight begins anew as lawmakers head back to Austin for a special session.

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REGIONAL

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PA, RELIVING HISTORY: GETTING IT RIGHT AT GETTYSBURG - It's been 150 years since the battle of Gettysburg, but for some it's still going on today. AVAILABLE NOW. (NR)

NY, HILCOPTER PILOT SAYS HE'S NO HERO - Pilot of sightseeing helicopter was just doing his job during emergency landing on Hudson River in New York. AVAILABLE NOW. (CR)

TX, ABORTION PROTESTS - Protests are expected as Texas legislators take up round two in the battle over abortion limits.

CA, BART STRIKE - Commuters face a struggle getting around San Francisco as Bay Area Rapid Transit workers go on strike.

WI, CHURCH ABUSE - Thousands of pages of documents are to be made public on church sex abuse investigations, including personnel files of more than three dozen priests; but greatest interest will be in the deposition of New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan from his tenure in Milwaukee.

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INTERNATIONAL

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EGYPT PROTESTS - Egypt's official news agency says five cabinet ministers are meeting to consider resigning their posts and joining the mass protests calling on the Islamist president to step down.

BRAIL PROTESTS - Brazil's president continues to meet with various interest groups in the wake of nationwide protests that have rocked the country over the past two weeks.

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ENTERTAINMENT

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JENNIFER LOPEZ SINGS IN TURKMENISTAN - Jennifer Lopez is under fire for singing to the leader of Turkmenistan now says she wouldn't have if she had known of the accusations of human rights issues.

BET AWARDS - were all about the music this year with performances by Mariah Carey, Chris Brown and Charlie Wilson.

ROLLING STONES IN GLASTONBURY - The Stones wowed crowds at the Glastonbury festival.

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LIFE/HEALTH/TECHNOLOGY

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AUSTRALIA BEANIES - Wooly hats take center stage in annual beanie festival.

INDONESIA ECO PLASTIC - A factory in Indonesia has started producing plastic bags that are environmentally friendly.

CAMBODIA ECONOMY - Cambodia is seeing a boon in manufacturing with 30 new factories opening in the last 12 months.

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SPANISH (CR ONLY)

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ARIZONA INCENDIOS - Mueren 19 bomberos en incendio forestal de Arizona que destruye 200 viviendas.

EGIPTO MANIFESTANTES - Manifestantes atacan y saquean las oficinas de la Hermandad Musulmana. Manifestantes piden la renuncia del presidente.

MEXICO MUXES - Indígenas homosexuales zapotecas de la sureña ciudad de Oaxaca celebraron la primera vela dónde coronaron a su reina.

ARGENTINA NAZI - Una serie de fotos recientemente descubiertas mostrando a miles de argentinos nazis festejando la anexión de Austria por parte del régimen de Hitler están en exposición en el museo de Buenos Aires.

CROACIA UNION EUROPEA - Pese a la crisis, Croacia celebra su ingreso a la Unión Europea.

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