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Top Stories: Pakistan Warning; Midwest Flooding

Good morning.

Our early headlines:

Americans Warned Not To Travel To Pakistan.

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Obama Set For News Conference Friday Afternoon.

Book News: Barbara Mertz, Mystery Novelist Of Many Names, Dies.

Other news:

— "Heavy Rains Unleash Deadly Midwest Flooding." (The Associated Press, via The Weather Channel)

— "Silver Fire" In Southern California "Grows To 11,000 Acres." (Southern California Public Radio)

— "Amber Alert Kidnap Suspect May Be Using Explosives, Officials Say." (Los Angeles Times)

— "Five Easy Pieces Actress Karen Black Dies At 74." (The Hollywood Reporter)

— "Online 'Likes' Herd Others To Similar Views, Study Finds." (Bloomberg News)