5. NEAR THE CITY OF ANGELS, A DARK TALE EMERGES
A decade ago a 15-year-old girl, new to the U.S., disappeared. She has come forward to say she was kidnapped, raped, beaten, forced to marry her captor and have his child. All this while entertaining neighbors in plain sight, just 20 miles from where she vanished.
6. WHO PLANS TO VETO UN RESOLUTION ON SYRIA
Russia is calling the draft, which would refer the Syrian war to the International Criminal Court for investigation, a "publicity stunt."
7.PUTTING THE 'CARE' BACK IN VETERANS HEALTH CARE
President Barack Obama is showing new resolve to respond to a growing crisis over hospitals run by the Veterans Affairs Department.
8. DEMOCRATS TAKING PART IN BENGHAZI PROBE
Pelosi announces she will appoint the full complement of five Democrats on the 12-member House panel — despite concerns that the inquiry is a GOP election-year ploy.
9. HOW A LEGENDARY CANOE IS TOURING THE WORLD
The iconic Polynesian Hokulea embarks on a grand voyage that will take it to 85 ports on six continents--in three years.
10. WHY NFL PLAYOFFS WILL INCLUDE MORE TEAMS
The extra revenue for the league and the players makes expansion a slam dunk to be approved for 2015, reports Barry Wilner, the AP's pro football writer.