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6 Things to Know for Thursday

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
    
1. TRUMP'S ABORTION COMMENTS SPARK UPROAR
    
The candidate tries to take back his remarks that if abortions are banned, women who get them should receive "some form of punishment."
    
2. AFTER BRUSSELS, LEADERS TACKLING THREAT OF NUCLEAR TERROR
    
Preventing terrorists from obtaining nuclear materials is the focus as Obama hosts leaders from roughly 50 countries for a nuclear security summit.
    
3. TENSION EBBED AS EGYPTAIR HIJACKING UNFOLDED
    
The atmosphere aboard the aircraft grew so relaxed that a passenger posed for a wide-grinning selfie alongside the self-billed bomber, whose explosives belt turned out to be fake.
    
4. TWO WHITE MINNEAPOLIS POLICE OFFICERS WON'T BE CHARGED IN FATAL SHOOTING
    
Evidence shows the black suspect before he was killed tried to grab the weapon of one of the officers, which made them believe they were in mortal danger, the prosecutor says.
    
5. HOW DISPUTE OVER NORTH CAROLINA'S NEW BATHROOM LAW COULD BE SETTLED
    
The law's fate could be determined by a coming federal court ruling in the case of a Virginia teen denied use of his school's boys' room.
    
6. SYRIA'S ASSAD CALLS FOR UNITY GOVERNMENT
    
He also rejects a key opposition demand for a transitional ruling body - a stance that could complicate international peace efforts.

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