5 Things to Know This Morning

PHOTO: President Barack Obama pauses while speaking at Temple Emanu-El, Nov. 6, 2013, in Dallas.

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

1. Opposition to Obamacare Declines

Public opposition to the new health care law has eased in the past month, enough to help level off Barack Obama's falling popularity but not to turn it around: 55 percent of Americans in a new ABC News/Washington Post poll disapprove of the president's job performance overall.

2. Big Sur Fire Destroys 15 Homes

A wildfire in California's Big Sur area destroyed at least 15 homes and forced about 100 people to evacuate. No injuries were reported.

3. Chemical Weapons Watchdog Meets to OK Syria Plan

The global chemical weapons watchdog is meeting today to approve a plan for ridding Syria of its declared stockpile of toxic chemicals.

4. Zimmerman's Lawyer Investigated

Attorney Mark O'Mara, the Florida attorney who helped George Zimmerman beat a murder charge for the death of teenager Trayvon Martin, is now being investigated for how he handled the case.

5. Mega Millions Jackpot Grows to $586M

A last-minute lottery ticket buying frenzy for today's drawing could raise the Mega Millions jackpot to the biggest U.S. lottery prize in history.

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