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10 Things to Know for Today – Monday, June 15

FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 6, 2003 file photo, the 'Kingdom Tower' of Riyadh reflects in the glass dome of the 'Al-Faislia Tower' in the Saudi Arabian capital Riyadh. Saudi Arabia’s stock exchange has opened up to direct foreign investment for the first time. The decision to open up the Tadawul stock exchange on Monday comes at a crucial time for Saudi Arabia, whose revenue has taken a hit from the plunge in oil prices over the past year. The kingdom is the world’s largest exporter of crude. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File)

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

1. DEAD OR ALIVE – DID U.S. STRIKE HIT OR MISS AL-QAIDA-LINKED LEADER

The U.S. and Libya say Mokhtar Belmokhtar, who is charged with leading the attack on a gas plant in Algeria in 2013 that left at least 35 hostages dead, has been killed, while an Islamist with ties to Libyan militants says he has not.

2. WHO IS READY FOR ’16 RACE AFTER 6 MONTHS OF CONSIDERATION

FILE - In this May 30, 2015 file photo, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks in Nashville, Tenn. As the presidential campaign starts to move past the question of who is and isn’t running for the White House, the two parties find themselves setting out on sharply divergent paths to Election Day.   (AP Photo/Erik Schelzig, File)

FILE – In this May 30, 2015 file photo, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks in Nashville, Tenn. As the presidential campaign starts to move past the question of who is and isn’t running for the White House, the two parties find themselves setting out on sharply divergent paths to Election Day. (AP Photo/Erik Schelzig, File)

Jeb Bush prepares to launch a Republican presidential bid by asserting his commitment to the “most vulnerable in our society” as he faces questions about his policies.

3. WHY DATA WAREHOUSE RAISES HEALTH OVERHAUL PRIVACY CONCERNS

It stores personal information forever on millions of people who seek coverage under Obama’s health care law, while electronic systems are supposed to have limits on how long records are kept.

4. HOW RELATIVES DESCRIBE MAN TIED TO DALLAS SHOOTING

James Boulware showed signs of violence and mental instability for years beforehand, according to accounts from authorities and relatives.

5. 2 TEENS SEVERELY INJURED IN SHARK ATTACKS IN N. CAROLINA

Emergency responders assist a teenage girl at the scene of a shark attack in Oak Island, N.C., Sunday, June 14, 2015. Mayor Betty Wallace of Oak Island, a seaside town bordered to the south by the Atlantic Ocean, said that hours after the teenage girl suffered severe injuries in a shark attack Sunday a teenage boy was also severely injured. (Steve Bouser/The Pilot, Southern Pines, N.C. via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Emergency responders assist a teenage girl at the scene of a shark attack in Oak Island, N.C., Sunday, June 14, 2015. Mayor Betty Wallace of Oak Island, a seaside town bordered to the south by the Atlantic Ocean, said that hours after the teenage girl suffered severe injuries in a shark attack Sunday a teenage boy was also severely injured. (Steve Bouser/The Pilot, Southern Pines, N.C. via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

The accidents terrify beach goers and prompt one shocked witness to compare the scene to the movie “Jaws.”

6. CHINA’S SENIOR OFFICIALS FIND COMFORT IN MYTHICAL MASTERS

In this Thursday, April 16, 2015 file photo, a man practices Tai Chi, a form of exercise closely associated with qigong, at the China Executive Leadership Academy Pudong (CELAP), a government-run school for rising Communist Party members in Shanghai. The former Chinese security czar recently convicted of leaking state secrets did not pass classified documents to a foreign spy or a political rival. Rather, Zhou Yongkang, a former member of the all-powerful Standing Committee of the ruling Communist Party's Politburo, shared the documents with his qigong master, who claims supernatural abilities, according to a verdict made public last week and which also convicted Zhou of massive corruption. It's the latest example of a twisted relationship between the leadership of the party, which nominally espouses atheism, and spirituality. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)

In this Thursday, April 16, 2015 file photo, a man practices Tai Chi, a form of exercise closely associated with qigong, at the China Executive Leadership Academy Pudong (CELAP), a government-run school for rising Communist Party members in Shanghai. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)

The former Chinese security czar convicted of leaking state secrets didn’t pass documents to a foreign spy or a political rival. He confided in his Qigong master.

7. PRISONER MANHUNT ENTERS DAY 10

Joyce Mitchell, who is charged with helping Richard Matt and David Sweat escape from the Clinton Correctional Facility near the Canadian border, is due in court in Plattsburgh.

8. SAUDI ARABIA OPENS STOCK MARKET TO FOREIGN INVESTORS

The opening of the Tadawul stock exchange, valued at $585 billion, comes at a crucial time for the country, whose revenue takes a hit from the plunge in oil prices.

9. CROWDFUNDING FOR KIDS’ SUMMER PROGRAMS TAKES OFF

Thousands of young people will go to camp, attend prestigious academic programs and even study filmmaking in Paris thanks to online sites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo.

10. WARRIORS EXPECT CAVS’ PUNCH IN GAME 6

The Golden State Warriors are a win away from ending one long championship drought and extending another.

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