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November 13th, 2014
02:42 AM ET

Five Things to Know for Your New Day – Thursday, November 13, 2014

The White House looks at its Syria policy. Profits at SeaWorld flounder. And Colorado pot sales stall.

It's Thursday and here are the 5 things to know for your New Day


Changes possible: The Obama administration appears to be rethinking its Syria policy and how it's targeting ISIS, senior U.S. officials and diplomats are telling CNN. The review is a tacit admission that the initial strategy of trying to confront ISIS first in Iraq and then take on the group's fighters in Syria, without also focusing on the removal of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, was a miscalculation. In just the past week, the White House has convened four meetings of the President's national security team. "The President has asked us to look again at how this fits together," one senior official said. Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes denies any formal review is underway.

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