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Things to know for Monday

Things to know for Monday

A daredevil and two dissidents are piquing online readers' interest this morning as Edward Snowden, Nelson Mandela and Nik Wallenda all make the news again. Welcome to your post-weekend trends report for June 24, 2013. Nik Wallenda, who teetered his way over Baltimore's Inner Harbor last year, took on a much larger task as he crossed the Grand Canyon on a high wire. A similarly precarious bit of footwork appears to be underway in Moscow (or maybe Cuba), as constitutional activist and former Marylander Edward Snowden is reported by several media outlets to have left Hong Kong for Russia. The former defense contractor is sought by U.S. officials after his revelation that...

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