Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:
1. CHAVEZ RETURNS TO VENEZUELA
The president announced his return on Twitter when he arrived early today after over two months of hospital treatment in Cuba.
2. TROUBLED COUNTRY SINGER'S SUICIDE
A month after her boyfriend killed himself, 37-year-old Mindy McCready was found dead in her Arkansas home of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
3. OBAMA'S IMMIGRATION BACKUP PLAN
The administration says it will only send its plan to Congress if lawmakers can't reach a bipartisan solution.
4. CONSTRUCTION WORKERS KIDNAPPED IN NIGERIA
No one has claimed responsibility for abducting the seven, but the region has been under attack by a radical Islamic sect known as Boko Haram.
5. GOP OPPONENTS SAY HAGEL WILL GET A VOTE
Critics called the Defense Secretary nominee a "radical" but said an up-or-down vote should happen this week.
6. PISTORIUS PUTS AWAY HIS BLADES
The double-amputee cancels all races to concentrate on defending himself against murder charges. Continued...