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Six things to know - 1/11/16

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Here are six things to know for today.

Music icon and glam rock founder David Bowie has died. A statement on Bowie's Facebook page read "David Bowie died peacefully surrounded by his family after a courageous 18 month battle with cancer." Bowie turned 69 on Friday, the same day he released a new album called "Blackstar."

Mexico is beginning the extraction proceedings against drug lord "El Chapo" Guzman. However, the Mexican Government warns that the process could take a long time as Guzman's lawyers file legal appeals and try to keep their client from being sent to the United States.

Secondhand smoke hits almost half of teens who don't smoke. Researchers say the study shows more efforts are needed to expand smoke-free zones.

The so-called "Affluenza" teen's mom, Tonya Couch, is expected back in court today in Texas. A judge will consider reducing here bond amount, which has been set at $1 million.

How low will gas prices go this year? AAA puts the national average for a gallon of regular unleaded gas a $1.96. Tumbling oil prices combined with strong refinery capacity could push the price of gas to a dollar a gallon in some areas. That hasn't happened since 1999.

It's the biggest jackpot in the history of the world. That's what a lottery official says the estimated $1.3 billion Powerball payoff will be in Wednesday's drawing.

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