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NYPD: COLD CASE SOLVED. 33 YEARS TO THE DAY.
Arraignment scheduled today for 51 year old Pedro Hernandez. The former New York City Bodega-store clerk is suspected of murdering Etan Patz. His photo appeared as a missing child on a milk carton in 1979.

HISTORIC SPACE STATION DAY. 250 Miles Above Earth.
SpaceX Dragon, the unmanned and privately built space capsule reaches the International Space Station with a half-ton of supplies. It is the first time a commercial cargo ship links up with this orbiting outpost.

NJ CLEARS NYPD. Muslim Surveillance Is Not Wrongdoing.
Muslim leaders in the Garden State say they are not sure what to do next after the NJ attorney general ruled that New York City police did not violate any laws in their surveillance of student groups, businesses and mosques.

5 MONTHS TILL ELECTION DAY. Gloves Come Off.
The Obama and Romney campaigns are turning up the rhetoric as their race continues to stay too close to call.

MAINE ACTIVISTS. Attempt To Block Gay Marriage
Church leaders will pass their collection plates a second time on Sunday to launch fundraising efforts to stop a November referendum legalizing same-sex marriage.