Monday's 5 Things: A shaken nation. An impeached President. A free man

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(CNN)A shaken nation. An impeached President. A free man. It's Monday, and here are the 5 things you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door.

1. Ecuador earthquake

It's been two days since a massive 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck coastal Ecuador. The Saturday quake killed more than 270, and the country's President said the number will surely rise. People are clawing through rubble with their bare hands looking for trapped family members in the debris. Others are sleeping in the streets, terrified to go back into their homes.
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    2. Brazil politics

    Brazil's on the world stage -- but for all the wrong reasons. The Summer Olympics were supposed to showcase the country as a rising power. Instead, the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff exposes a country in crisis. Rousseff's case now heads to the Senate. If the impeachment motion carries there, she'll have to step down 180 days to defend herself in an impeachment trial. Just in time for the Games. Talk about terrible timing!
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    3. Jack McCollough

    Three years ago, CNN's Ann O'Neill's digital series "Taken" raised questions about whether Jack McCollough's trial in the death of 7-year-old Maria Ridulph was unfairly one-sided. Well, McCollough is now free. A judge has thrown out his conviction. It's always heartening when journalism makes a difference. The whole case is worth a read.
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    4. Campaign 2016

    Here's what happened over the weekend:
    -- Uncle Bernie's supporters made it rain on the Hillz' motorcade. -- Clinton busted a move at a rally-turned block party.
    -- Oh, a North Korean official called a Trump idea "absurd and illogical." Pot, meet kettle.
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    5. 9/11

    If Congress passes a bill letting families of 9/11 victims sue foreign governments, Saudi Arabia says it'll sell off billions in U.S. assets. The kingdom's never been formally implicated in the attacks. But 15 of the 19 hijackers were Saudis. And the so-called 20th has accused members of the royal family of supporting al Qaeda. So you can imagine why Saudi Arabia is NOT happy.
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