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(AP Photo/Kin Cheung). A banner supporting Edward Snowden, a former CIA employee who leaked top-secret documents about sweeping U.S. surveillance programs, is displayed at Central, Hong Kong's business district, Thursday, June 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung). A banner supporting Edward Snowden, a former CIA employee who leaked top-secret documents about sweeping U.S. surveillance programs, is displayed at Central, Hong Kong's business district, Thursday, June 20, 2013.

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

1. Brazil cabinet to meet after protests grow violent

About 1 million people rallied in more than 80 cities as Confederations Cup games began; one protester was killed and least 40 were hurt.

2. Edgy investors watch Wall Street

Asian stock markets fell today and the Dow had its biggest drop of the year yesterday over concerns about the Fed's plans to cut its stimulus program.

3. Key immigration compromise reached

The Senate agreed on a military-style surge to secure the U.S.-Mexican border, boosting momentum for passage of the overhaul.

4. Obama naming new FBI director

James Comey was George W. Bush's No. 2 at the Justice Department, known for a 2004 standoff with the White house over warrantless wiretapping programs.

5. Watchdog blames firm that cleared NSA leaker

An inspector general says the company that conducted Edward Snowden's background check is under investigation.

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