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10 Things to Know for Monday, April 29

6:51 AM, Apr 29, 2013   |    comments
By Mel Evans, AP In this view from a ferry boat near Jersey City, ongoing construction is seen at One World Trade Center.
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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. GIVING UP HOPE FOR MORE BANGLADESH SURVIVORS
   Hydraulic cranes and heavy equipment were brought in to recover bodies from the collapse that has killed at least 380 people.
2. BOSTON SUSPECTS' MOTHER SAYS SHE'S NO TERRORIST
   Zubeidat Tsarnaeva tells the AP she found a deeper spirituality, calling charges about her sons and her "lies and hypocrisy."
3. SYRIAN PREMIER ESCAPES ASSASSINATION ATTEMPT
   State-run TV says Prime Minister Wae al-Halqi was unhurt when a bomb went off near his convoy in Damascus.    
4. DETAILS OF MICHAEL JACKSON'S FINAL DAYS TO EMERGE
   Opening statements begin today in the trial of the concert promoter accused of ignoring circumstances that led to the superstar's 2009 death.
5. A FIRST FOR BLACK VOTER TURNOUT
   Census data shows they voted at a higher rate than other minority groups and surpassed white turnout in a polarizing presidential election.
6. HEARING FOR MISS. MAN IN RICIN CASE
   James Everett Dutschke, arrested after charges of sending poisonous letters to the White House were dropped against a rival, was to appear in federal court.
7. WHO'S BEING TAPPED FOR TRANSPORTATION SECRETARY
   Obama plans to nominate Charlotte, N.C., Mayor Anthony Foxx today.
8. WHY EDUCATORS WORRY ABOUT PRESCHOOL
   A report out today says states are spending less per child for pre-k programs than they have in a decade.
9. WHERE THE TALLEST BUILDING IN THE WESTERN HEMISPHERE IS
   New York's One World Trade Center will top out at 1,776 feet today when the last pieces of its spire are installed.
10. WEDDING BELLS FOR MICHAEL JORDAN        
   The NBA great had fireworks and performances by Usher at his Florida wedding to ex-model Yvette Prieto.

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