Five things to know for Monday, October 15, 2012

CLEVELAND - Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday.

1. Browns win!
Rookie Brandon Weeden threw two touchdown passes and the Cleveland Browns snapped an 11-game losing streak that dated to last season, beating the Cincinnati Bengals 34-24 Sunday.

2. Convicted murderer may get death penalty
Jurors have unanimously agreed the death penalty is an appropriate sentence for Joseph Thomas, the man convicted of killing Mentor-on-the-Lake bartender Annie McSween in 2010. On Monday, a judge decides whether he lives or dies.

3. Baltimore Raven runs into record books
A 108-yard kickoff return by Jacoby Jones ties the NFL mark as Baltimore edges Dallas 31-29.

4. What it's like to travel faster than sound
Record-breaking skydiver Felix Baumgartner says it's "hard to describe because you don't feel it" after his 833.9 mph jump from 24 miles above Earth.

5. Arlen Specter was no stranger to controversy
Pennsylvania's moderate senator changed parties twice, stood up to party leadership and developed the single-bullet theory in the JFK assassination.

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