Iraqi forces are just half a mile from ISIS-held defenses in Mosul
this morning - so close they can smell the smoke from the fires set to stop their progress. The Prime Minister's confident the liberation of Mosul is imminent - talking tough and promising to "cut the head" off the snake.
A new poll shows the race is tight,
but if Hillary Clinton wins, this email mess will follow her to the White House. The FBI's using a special search engine to go through thousands of Huma Abedin's emails found on her estranged husband's laptop. Meaning, nothing's getting sorted out before the election.
3. Colonial pipeline fire
If you live in the eastern half of the US, you may be shelling out more for gas soon. A fire shut down a section of the Colonial Pipeline.
That's the line that goes from Texas to New York and provides gas for 50 million people. Remember what happened when it shut down for two weeks
4. Pulse nightclub shooting
Audio of the 911 calls from the deadliest mass shooting in modern American history have been released. In them, killer Omar Mateen is angry, frazzled and condescending.
We've had transcripts of the calls, but this is the first time we hear Mateen's voice - and it's chilling.
5. North Korea
Kim Jong Un's dad was a movie fanatic. We know this because two women who were forced to make movies for him secretly recorded him.
The recordings show Kim complaining about the quality of his films and joking about his height. Experts think dad's complex was passed down to son.
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Single-digit license plates are a thing in the UAE, so much so that a Dubai businessman dropped $9 million for a plate
with the number 5.
A tea vendor in Pakistan catapults to internet fame, and a modeling contract,
after his picture on Instagram goes viral.
You had one job
NFL kickers are missing the uprights
with stunning regularity this season, and they're probably screwing up your fantasy team too.
WHAT'S FOR LUNCH
Here's what's coming up later
Obamacare enrollment begins today. Premiums are up on average about 22%, but here's our look at how much you'll really pay.
Game 6 of the World Series is tonight, with the Cleveland Indians just a game way
from winning their first title since 1948.
AND FINALLY ...
Probably just autotune
Guess you don't need your favorite pop star anymore. This guy does spot-on impressions of 16 famous singers. (Click to view