Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. SENATE SHOWDOWN ON FILIBUSTERS LOOMS
Several votes were set today on whether to allow simple-majority votes to confirm presidential nominees, after senators met overnight trying to hash out a deal.
2. A BLOW TO MEXICO'S MOST FEARED DRUG CARTEL
Zetas gang leader Miguel Angel Trevino was captured by Mexican marines who intercepted a pickup truck with $2 million in cash in it.
3. AG CALLS MARTIN'S SHOOTING 'UNNECESSARY'
Eric Holder is speaking again about the acquittal of an ex-neighborhood watch man in the teen's death while an investigation into possible civil rights charges could take months.