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10 Things to Know for Today – Tuesday, Aug. 4

In this Tuesday, June 23, 2015, members of Ultras Nahdawy, a youth group of the Muslim Brotherhood, sing anti-army chants in a protest ahead of the second anniversary of the ouster of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in the Nahia district, near Cairo, Egypt. Once sympathetic to the Brotherhood, some among the young protesters now resent it as weak and ineffectual. (AP Photo/Belal Darder)

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1. GOP DEBATE STAGE DRAMA

Republican presidential candidates gather on stage before a forum  Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, in Manchester, N.H. From left: Jeb Bush, Ben Carson, Chris Christie, Carly Fiorina, Lindsey Graham, Bobby Jindal, John Kasich, George Pataki, Rick Perry, Rick Santorum, and Scott Walker. (AP Photo/Bill Sikes)

Republican presidential candidates gather on stage before a forum Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, in Manchester, N.H. From left: Jeb Bush, Ben Carson, Chris Christie, Carly Fiorina, Lindsey Graham, Bobby Jindal, John Kasich, George Pataki, Rick Perry, Rick Santorum, and Scott Walker. (AP Photo/Bill Sikes)

Seven of the 17 Republican presidential candidates will be left out in the cold when Fox News announces which of them can participate in the first formal debate of the 2016 primary season.

2. CALIFORNIA WILDFIRE JUMPS CONTAINMENT LINE

Firefighters spray a hose at a fire along Morgan Valley Road near Lower Lake, Calif., Friday, July 31, 2015. A series of wildfires were intensified by dry vegetation, triple-digit temperatures and gusting winds. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Firefighters spray a hose at a fire along Morgan Valley Road near Lower Lake, Calif., Friday, July 31, 2015. A series of wildfires were intensified by dry vegetation, triple-digit temperatures and gusting winds. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

The fire’s rapid growth — at one point spreading across 31 square miles of terrain in five hours — catches firefighters off guard and shocks residents.

3. ISRAEL ARRESTS MAN AFTER WEST BANK ARSON THAT KILLED TODDLER

The Israeli Shin Bet security agency is interrogating the suspected head of a Jewish extremist group seeking to bring about religious “redemption” through attacks on Christian religious sites and Palestinian homes.

4. FIRE SALE ON STUFF THAT BURNS

Prices for coal, natural gas, oil and the fuels made from crude are all far less expensive than they have been in recent years, making consumers happy, but hitting energy shareholders hard.

5. WHAT IS DRIVING EGYPT’S DISAFFECTED YOUTH TO VIOLENCE

In this Tuesday, June 23, 2015, members of Ultras Nahdawy, a youth group of the Muslim Brotherhood, sing anti-army chants in a protest ahead of the second anniversary of the ouster of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in the Nahia district, near Cairo, Egypt. Once sympathetic to the Brotherhood, some among the young protesters now resent it as weak and ineffectual. (AP Photo/Belal Darder)

In this Tuesday, June 23, 2015, members of Ultras Nahdawy, a youth group of the Muslim Brotherhood, sing anti-army chants in a protest ahead of the second anniversary of the ouster of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in the Nahia district, near Cairo, Egypt. Once sympathetic to the Brotherhood, some among the young protesters now resent it as weak and ineffectual. (AP Photo/Belal Darder)

Young Islamists in Egypt are drifting toward extremism two years into a police crackdown launched after the military overthrew President Mohammed Morsi.

6. MISSION AT HIROSHIMA’S DOME

One survivor of the U.S. nuclear attack finds it hard to return to the site, while a graduate student devoted to recovering every bit of debris finds it hard to turn away.

7. WHY IRAQ DIGITIZES NATIONAL LIBRARY

This Tuesday, July 28, 2015 photo shows restored books and documents at the Baghdad National Library in Iraq. As the Islamic State militants now set out to destroy Iraq's history and culture, including irreplaceable books and manuscripts kept in the militant-held city of Mosul, a major preservation and digitization project is underway in the capital to safeguard a millennia worth of history. (AP Photo/Karim Kadim)

This Tuesday, July 28, 2015 photo shows restored books and documents at the Baghdad National Library in Iraq. As the Islamic State militants now set out to destroy Iraq’s history and culture, including irreplaceable books and manuscripts kept in the militant-held city of Mosul, a major preservation and digitization project is underway in the capital to safeguard a millennia worth of history. (AP Photo/Karim Kadim)

As the Islamic State group destroys priceless Iraqi artifacts, a digitization project is underway at the Baghdad National Library to safeguard a millennia worth of history.

8. OFFICIALS PUZZLED OVER KILLED JUMPERS IN YOSEMITE

FILE - In this March 15, 2007, file photo, climber Dean Potter is pictured in Jackson, Wyo. Potter, 43, renowned for his daring and sometimes rogue climbs and BASE jumps, and his climbing partner Graham Hunt, 29, were killed Saturday, May 16, 2015 after jumping from a 7,500-foot promontory called Taft Point in Yosemite National Park. Investigators have ruled the deaths of the two wingsuit fliers who died earlier this year in California’s Yosemite National Park as accidental, but the reasons why they died remain a mystery. (Angus M. Thuermer Jr./Jackson Hole News&Guide via AP, File)

FILE – In this March 15, 2007, file photo, climber Dean Potter is pictured in Jackson, Wyo. Potter, 43, renowned for his daring and sometimes rogue climbs and BASE jumps, and his climbing partner Graham Hunt, 29, were killed Saturday, May 16, 2015 after jumping from a 7,500-foot promontory called Taft Point in Yosemite National Park. Investigators have ruled the deaths of the two wingsuit fliers who died earlier this year in California’s Yosemite National Park as accidental, but the reasons why they died remain a mystery. (Angus M. Thuermer Jr./Jackson Hole News&Guide via AP, File)

Investigators rule the deaths of two wingsuit fliers earlier this year in California as accidental, but the reasons why they died remain a mystery.

9. HOW TO REV UP GREEK ECONOMY

The experts advise to focus on the basics: Have a steady government, simplify the rules of business, and zoom in on existing sectors, like tourism and agriculture.

10. 2 MISSING SPECIAL OLYMPICS COMPETITORS FOUND SAFE

It remains unclear what happened to the two while they were gone.

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