5 Things to Know This Morning

PHOTO: Rescue workers head to the scene where a pickup truck and a car fell into the Skagit River after the collapse of the Interstate 5 bridge, May 23, 2013, in Mount Vernon, Wash.

Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning.

1. Jolie's Aunt Dies of Breast Cancer Days After Op-Ed

Angelina Jolie's aunt died of breast cancer less than two weeks after the actress revealed in a New York Times op-ed that she underwent a double mastectomy as a preventative measure for the disease.

2. Temporary Fix Set for Crumpled I-5 Bridge

After the I-5 bridge collapse in Mount Vernon, Wash., last Thursday, the state plans to install a temporary fix by mid-June.

3. 10 Fans Injured at NASCAR Race

Ten racing fans were injured at the Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Sunday when a drive rope, responsible for moving a TV camera fell from the grandstands and onto the track.

4. Obama to Okla.: 'We've Got Your Back'

President Obama arrived in Oklahoma Sunday, offering condolences and urging Americans to donate to the Red Cross.

5. Attacks Kill at least 14 in Iraq

A wave of attacks in Iraq's northern city of Mosul left at least 14 people dead on Sunday, according to officials. This is one incident among a recent uptick in violence in Iraq that's resulted in about 300 deaths over the past two weeks.

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