Good morning! 15+ things to know for Thursday

In this Sunday, April 15, 2012, photo, a North Korean vehicle carrying a missile passes by during a mass military parade in Pyongyang's Kim Il Sung Square to celebrate the centenary of the birth of the late North Korean founder Kim Il Sung. North Korea has moved a missile with 'considerable range' to its east coast, South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin said Thursday, April 4, 2013 but he added that there are no signs that Pyongyang is preparing for a full-scale conflict. (AP Photo/David Guttenfelder, File)

In this Sunday, April 15, 2012, photo, a North Korean vehicle carrying a missile passes by during a mass military parade in Pyongyang's Kim Il Sung Square to celebrate the centenary of the birth of the late North Korean founder Kim Il Sung. North Korea has moved a missile with "considerable range" to its east coast, South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin said Thursday, April 4, 2013 but he added that there are no signs that Pyongyang is preparing for a full-scale conflict. (AP Photo/David Guttenfelder, File)

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

1. NORTH KOREA THREATENS NUKE ATTACK ON U.S.: North Korea moved a missile to its east coast after warning it could use "diversified" nuclear weapons. The U.S. deployed an advanced missile defense system to Guam.

2. CONNECTICUT PASSES TOUGH GUN LAWS AFTER SCHOOL MASSACRE: The bill going to the governor today adds more than 100 firearms to the assault weapons ban and creates a registry for dangerous offenders.

3. OBAMA'S WALLET GETS THINNER: As a way to share the sacrifice of federal workers, he's going to return 5 percent of his presidential pay.

4. WARNING SIGNS ABOUT EX-RUTGERS COACH: Mike Rice once knocked out of one of his father's teeth while playing basketball and a former assistant said he was "crazed" about the game.

5. INFAMOUS CRUISE SHIP CORRALLED: The Carnival cruise liner that stranded thousands of passengers for days was torn from its moorings by strong winds.

6. 2 MORE SOUGHT IN PRISON CHIEF'S DEATH: Colorado authorities say the men belong to the same white supremacist gang as Evan Ebel, a suspect in the death of the corrections chief.

7. WHAT VIETNAMESE VETS SEE IN SCIENTOLOGY: Veterans exposed to Agent Orange are trying a 25-day vitamin and sauna regime promoted by the church.

8. THE MOST EXPENSIVE DISEASE: Alzheimer's costs up to $215 billion a year to manage, mostly on care to get the afflicted through daily routines.

9. THE PHONE FACEBOOK LIKES: The HTC smartphone being introduced today has new Android technology that deeply integrates the social network.

10. WHY NBC WENT FOR FALLON: The AP's David Bauder says 62-year-old Jay Leno has been around for a long time, while 38-year-old Fallon is up and coming. NBC also gets to move 'Tonight' back to New York.

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5 THINGS TO KNOW TODAY IN FLORIDA

1. FLORIDA LEGISLATURE SET TO VOTE ON INTERNET CAFE BAN: Florida lawmakers are closing in on a final vote to shut down the state's internet cafes. The Florida Senate is scheduled to take up Thursday a measure that would ban the storefront operations. The legislation could also put senior arcades out of business. Senate President Don Gaetz said he wants to send the bill to Gov. Rick Scott this week.

2. FLORIDA HOUSE READY TO TAKE UP "PARENT TRIGGER" LAW: The Florida House is poised for debate and a last vote on a bill that gives parents a vote in turnaround options for failing public schools. The "parent trigger" bill (HB 867) is set for final passage on Thursday. It would give parents a say on how to deal with a failing school. The voting would be done through a signature drive.

3. DCF LAUNCHES NEW CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION CAMPAIGN: Florida child welfare officials are planting a pinwheel garden with Tallahassee elementary school children to speak out about child abuse. Florida Department of Children and Families is launching the Pinwheels for Prevention campaign as part of a national movement to change the way people think about child abuse prevention.

4. SOUTH FLORIDA OFFICIAL FACES FEDERAL BRIBERY CHARGES: A South Florida city official has been charged with accepting thousands of dollars in bribes in return for his alleged influence on a city license and a development grant. Federal prosecutors say 50-year-old Margate city commissioner David McLean was indicted on three bribery counts. Each carries a maximum prison sentence of 10 years.

5. NAVY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION TO ADD 1,500 JOBS: Gov. Rick Scott says that Navy Federal Credit Union will create 1,500 jobs in Northwest Florida. Scott on Wednesday announced the credit union's physical and workforce expansion at a Pensacola news conference. The credit union is open to service members and their families.

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TODAY AND EVERY DAY: Click here for links to recent arrest reports and mug shots in Collier and Lee counties.

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