10 Things to Know for Monday

September 16, 2012 - 9:43 PM
Space Shuttle

Astronaut Kathryn "Kay" Hire, a captain with the U.S. Navy who has logged over 711 hours in space, speaks to reporters as the space shuttle Endeavour is prepared Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012 for transport on a modified Boeing 747 aircraft at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla. At sunrise Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, the retired spacecraft is scheduled to depart for a science museum in California, with a two-day stop in Houston, home to Mission Control and the astronauts who flew aboard the replacement for the destroyed Challenger. (AP Photo/Florida Today, Tim Shortt)

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:

1. SCHOOL'S STILL OUT IN CHICAGO

Parents scramble to find daycare as the teachers' strike enters its second week; the mayor says he will sue to end the walkout.

2. MORE ANTI-ISLAM FILM FALLOUT

Hezbollah calls for protests against the video starting on Monday and says protesters should urge leaders to act.

3. WHERE OBAMA, ROMNEY WILL FOCUS THIS WEEK

The president heads to Ohio and his challenger to California on Monday as both spend several days targeting must-win states.

4. TEEN ACCUSED OF BAR-BOMBING PLOT DUE IN COURT

Officials say the 18-year-old from the Chicago area tried to trigger a fake explosive device supplied by undercover agents.

5. WHAT'S CHANGING THIS NEW YEAR

In a break from the past, Israel didn't seal off the West Bank or restrict entry of Palestinians into Israel for Rosh Hashana.

6. A VERY EARLY START TO THE 2016 CAMPAIGN

Long before the 2012 presidential race ends, Maryland Democratic Gov. Martin O'Malley appeared at a fundraiser in the early caucus state of Iowa.

7. HOW 'OCCUPY' HAS EVOLVED

Worldwide rallies Monday will mark the one-year anniversary of the movement, which these days is less organized but has more targets.

8. HAVE SKATES, WILL TRAVEL

The NHL lockout spurs some players to sign contracts with teams in Russia, Finland and other European countries.

9. ENDEAVOR'S FINAL FLIGHT, DELAYED

Bad weather is forcing the retired space shuttle to wait until Tuesday to journey from Kennedy Space Center to its new home in California.

10. A KING'S RANSOM

Britain's royal family will sue the photographer who snapped photos of Kate sunbathing topless.