Good morning! 15+ things to know for Tuesday

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

1. RELIGION CITED AS MOTIVE IN BOSTON BOMBINGS: Two U.S. officials tell the AP suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was not connected to any major terror networks.

2. 2 CHARGED IN AL-QAIDA LINKED PLOT IN CANADA: Authorities say the plot to attack a passenger train was directed by members of the terror network in Iran.

3. CAR BOMB TARGETS FRENCH EMBASSY IN LIBYA: The blast outside the embassy building in Tripoli wounded two French guards and set two cars on fire.

4. KNIVES STILL BANNED ON PLANES: The government delayed the controversial policy set to go into effect Thursday that would allow small knives, bats and some sports equipment on board.

5. HOW CONGRESS IS THWARTING MILITARY SPENDING CUTS: The AP's Lolita C. Baldor reports the refusal to retire outdated ships and aircraft means the Navy an Air Force are spending more than $5 billion more than needed.

6. FLIGHT DELAYS GROW AMID AIR CONTROLLER FURLOUGHS: Passengers on some Washington-NYC shuttle flights could have reached their destination faster by train.

7. THE DRUGS PARENTS AREN'T TALKING ABOUT: Researchers say only 14 percent of parents have conversations with kids about abusing prescription medication, not seeing a significant risk.

8. BILL COULD TAX ONLINE BUYERS: The Senate is considering a bill today that would let states and cities impose local taxes on people making purchases over the Internet.

9. WOODSTOCK LEGEND RICHIE HAVENS DIES AT 72: The soulful Brooklyn-born musician was the first performer at the 1969 music festival, enthralling the crowd of 500,000 for hours.

10. WHAT TO WATCH FOR IN THE NFL DRAFT: The AP's Richard Rosenblatt says to look for when Notre Dame's Manti Te'o is picked and five possible first-round picks from national champ Alabama.

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5 THINGS TO KNOW TODAY IN FLORIDA

1. ONE SUSPECT SEEKS BAIL IN ALLEGED FLORIDA TERROR PLOT: One of two Pakistani-born brothers charged with plotting to detonate explosives in New York City is seeking release on bail. A hearing was set Tuesday in Miami federal court for 30-year-old Sheheryar Alam Qazi, who has been in custody since his November arrest. His younger brother, 20-year-old Raees Alam Qazi, is also charged but is not seeking release on bail.

2. FIRE AT TV MARTI CAUSES DAMAGE TO CENTRAL NEWSROOM: The Office of Cuba Broadcasting headquarters was temporarily evacuated after a trashcan fire that caused damage to the central newsroom. The accidental fire was started Sunday by a cigarette left in a container in a designated smoking area outside the building in Miami.

3. EX-RAVENS LINEBACKER AYANBADEJO TALKS EQUALITY IN SOUTH FLORIDA: Former Baltimore Ravens reserve linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo is taking his support for gay marriage to South Florida where his career started. The 36-year-old Ayanbadejo will join the civil rights organization Equality Florida on Tuesday in Fort Lauderdale for a press conference.

4. DEVELOPER SCHEDULED FOR CAMPAIGN FRAUD SENTENCING: Panhandle developer Jay Odom is scheduled to be sentenced in federal court Tuesday after pleading guilty in February to a charge of making illegal contributions in the 2008 presidential primary. Odom, who owns Destin Jet, could faces up to five years in prison.

5. COURT SPLIT ON STATE WHISTLEBLOWER CASE: A Florida appeals court panel has split on whether a state worker's whistleblower complaint was rightly dismissed only because it offered no details on wrongdoing in the Department of Elder Affairs. A 1st District Court of Appeals panel ruled against former South Regional Ombudsman Clare Caldwell on Monday.

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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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