October 26th, 2011
07:58 AM ET

Wednesday's live events

CNN.com Live is your home for gavel-to-gavel coverage of Dr. Conrad Murray's involuntary manslaughter trial.

Today's programming highlights...

10:00 am ET - Alleged Iran terror plot hearing - Two House homeland security subcommittees convene to discuss the alleged plot to kill the Saudi ambassador to the U.S.

10:30 am ET - Race to 2012: Romney in Virginia - GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney speaks to phone bank volunteers in Fairfax County, Virginia.

12:45 pm ET - Obama addresses student loans - President Obama wraps up his Western state swing by discussing plans to restructure student loans at the University of Colorado.

1:00 pm ET - Future of Social Security, Medicare briefing - As the deficit "super committee" meets on Capitol Hill, House lawmakers call upon the group to preserve Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security benefits.

CNN.com Live is your home for breaking news as it happens.


Filed under: Conrad Murray • Crime • Iran • World
soundoff (4 Responses)
  1. banasy©

    The "super commitee" had better not mess with Social Security benefits.
    Do the right thing, for once, Congress!

    October 26, 2011 at 9:16 am | Report abuse |
  2. banasy©

    Oh, I'm tired of the CM trial, also.

    October 26, 2011 at 11:09 am | Report abuse |
  3. chrissy

    morning banasy, and i think their gonna leave that one alone. Theyve already said medicare will be going up so seniors will get their lst cost of living increase in years.

    October 26, 2011 at 11:12 am | Report abuse |
  4. banasy©

    Well, that *is* good new!
    For people who depend on these services, an increase is warranted as inflation goes up.

    October 26, 2011 at 12:38 pm | Report abuse |