Good morning: 15+ things to know for Thursday

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

1. OVER THE CLIFF AND BACK TO CONGRESS: After a contentious vote on the "fiscal cliff," the 113th Congress is sworn in, following one of the least productive terms in decades.

2. BOEHNER BACKTRACKS ON BILL FOR SANDY VICTIMS: Facing outraged lawmakers, the House speaker scheduled two votes this month for roughly $60 billion in aid.

3. ANYTHING BUT A NORMAL SCHOOL DAY: Survivors of the Newtown rampage in Connecticut go back to school for the first time in a nearby town.

4. AL-JAZEERA CHASING AMERICAN VIEWERS: The Pan-Arab network seals a deal to take over Al Gore's Current TV.

5. HILLARY CLINTON LEAVES HOSPITAL: She spent three days in New York receiving blood thinners to dissolve a blood clot in her head.

6. FORECASTING FLU SEASON: Scientists are using weather data in their attempts to predict disease outbreaks.

7. WHY A SPERM DONOR WAS TOLD TO PAY CHILD SUPPORT: Kansas officials say the agreement the donor signed with a lesbian couple wasn't legal because a doctor wasn't used.

8. WHERE THE GOOGLE CEO WON'T BE ABLE TO TAKE HIS SMARTPHONE: The AP's Jean H. Lee reports Eric Schmidt is traveling on a humanitarian mission to North Korea.

9. WHAT THE MILITARY IS PUNISHING KOREAN POP STAR FOR: Defense officials say Rain met with Korean actress Kim Tae-hee while he was serving mandatory military duty.

10. CARDINALS 'SHOCK THE WORLD' IN SUGAR BOWL: No. 22 Louisville made good on safety Calvin Pryor's promise and upset No. 4 Florida 33-23.

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5 THINGS TO KNOW TODAY IN FLORIDA

1. MISSING BOATER'S BODY FOUND: Search crews found the body of a boater missing since a weekend trip across Lake Jesup in central Florida. The search continues Thursday for a second boater.

2. SUV CRASHES INTO LAKE AFTER I-95 CRASH: Two people died and one was critically injured when their SUV plunged into a lake off Interstate 95 near Deerfield Beach Wednesday night.

3. EAGLET CAM HATCHES NEW TV STARS: Two bald eagles named Ozzie and Harriet and their two eggs are becoming viral video sensations from their Fort Myers nest — thanks to an eagle cam that was placed nearby. So far, it's gotten more than two million views.

4. TAMPA GENERAL GETS NEW CEO: The president and CEO of Shands Jacksonville Medical Center will be the new CEO of Tampa General Hospital. Tampa General is the main teaching partner for the University of South Florida.

5. NO SUGAR FOR THE GATORS: The No. 4 ranked Florida Gators lost to 22nd-ranked Louisville in the Sugar Bowl on Wednesday night in New Orleans. Louisville was a two-touchdown underdog heading into the game.

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

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