Good morning! 15+ things to know for Monday

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

1. THE FIRST NO. 15 SEED TO GET TO THE SWEET 16: After busting brackets with Friday's upset of No. 2 Georgetown, Florida Gulf Coast beat San Diego State 81-71 Sunday night.

2. SPRING STORM MAKES IT FEEL LIKE WINTER: A snowstorm is bearing down on the Northeast after dumping from 7 to 15 inches of snow from Colorado to the Midwest.

3. HOW CYPRUS WILL PAY FOR ITS BAILOUT: EU leaders signed off on a deal taxing bank deposits of more than 100,000 euros. The rest of the 5.8 billion-euro bailout will come from tax increases and privatizations.

4. U.S. TO BRING ARAB STATES INTO PEACE PUSH: The U.S. is seeking to bring Arab countries into efforts to restart Israeli-Palestinian negotiations that broke down more than four years ago, a senior Palestinian official said Monday.

5. PROMISES, PROMISES: OBAMA’S IOUs START COMING DUE: Despite Americans' attention span of a gnat, a big aspect of every campaign lives on, four years or longer: the victor's promises.

6. TOP REBEL LEADER WOUNDED IN SYRIA: A car bomb targeted Col. Riad al-Asaad, who became head of the Free Syrian Army rebel coalition.

7. PAY FOR DELAY BILLS UP BEFORE HIGH COURT: The Obama administration wants Big Pharma to stop paying generic drug competitors to delay releasing cheaper versions of brand-name drugs.

8. WHO WON $338 MILLION IN POWERBALL: The ticket came from New Jersey, and the state lottery will give more details on the 4th-largest Powerball jackpot at a news conference today.

9. REBELS SEIZE PRESIDENTIAL PALACE IN CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC: Francois Bozize fled the capital, while South Africa said 13 soldiers were killed in the fighting.

10. MAKING OVER MINNIE MOUSE: Lanvin designed the loveable Disney rodent a mature, royal blue long-sleeved dress that she can wear for special Paris events.

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5 THINGS TO KNOW TODAY IN FLORIDA

1. STATE SENDS 2 TEAMS TO SWEET 16: Florida and Florida Gulf Coast are heading to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA basketball tournament. On Sunday FGCU became the first No. 15 seed to reach the Sweet 16 of the tournament, beating San Diego State. Florida beat Minnesota to reach the next level. Miami lost to Iowa.

2. GIRL INJURED IN FALL FROM WINDOW: A South Florida girl is recovering after falling from a third-story windon in North Lauderdale. The 5-year-old fell Sunday afternoon and was air-lifted to a hospital. Deputies are investigating.

3. SEARCH CONTINUES FOR FATAL HIT-AND-RUN DRIVER: Miami-Dade police say they're looking for a driver who struck and killed a bicylist on Sunday morning. Witnesses say the driver hit the victim from behind and dragged him about 50 feet, stopping twice to try to dislodge him from the vehicle.

4. 2 SKYDIVERS FROM ICELAND DIE DURING JUMP: Two Icelandic skydivers who died during weekend jumps at a camp near Tampa did not deploy their parachutes. The co-owner of the facilty in Zephryhills said they may have lost altitude awareness and didn't know where they were during the dive.

5. STORMY WEATHER MOVES ACROSS ORLANDO AREA: Police say a rainstorm downed trees and power lines across Orlando on Sunday afternoon. Rain, hail and heavy winds forced the Arnold Palmer Invitational to postpone the championship round until Monday.

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