Top 5 On the Go: Wednesday October 7

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It's the evening of Wednesday, October 7 and these are the top stories you need to know right now on AOL.com.



1. Clinton opposes Pacific trade deal in major break with Obama
Hillary Clinton issued a major blow to the president today by announcing her opposition to the Trans-Pacific Partnership deal. She joins the rest of the Democratic field in challenging the pact, leaving Obama in a very uncomfortable position.

2. Nuclear black market seeks ISIS extremists
An investigation by the Associated Press revealed an underground black market in Eastern Europe has been supplying radioactive materials to extremist groups -- including ISIS.

3. Oregon police struck college gunman with one bullet before his suicide
Authorities hailed two plainclothes officers who helped stop the Oregon college shooting as heroes today, revealing they ran toward the firing gunman without bulletproof vests. One of the bullets struck the shooter in the side before he shot himself.

4. VW'S top US executive learned of emissions issues in 2014
Volkswagen's top U.S. executive is expected to testify before Congress tomorrow about when he first learned of the emissions problems in the automaker's four-cylinder diesel cars.

5. Flood slams South Carolina's already shoddy infrastructure
South Carolina faces a massive tab in the hundreds of millions -- or even billions -- to fix its already poor infrastructure that has been ruined by heavy rains and flooding.

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Top 5 On the Go: Wednesday October 7
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015, during a campaign stop at the Westfair Amphitheater in Council Bluffs, Iowa. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
US President Barack Obama speaks about the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement at the Agriculture Department in Washington, DC, on October 6, 2015. AFP PHOTO/NICHOLAS KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - AUGUST 15: Anti TPPA protestors march down Queen Street on August 15, 2015 in Auckland, New Zealand. The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) is a proposed regional free trade deal between 12 countries in the Asia-Pacific region. (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)
In this Feb. 19, 2015 image made from video provided by the Moldova General Police Inspectorate, an investigator looks at a vial containing cesium-135 on the driver's seat of Valentin Grossu's car following his arrest in Chisinau, Moldova. Former investigator Constantin Malic recalls, during negotiations for the sale, Grossu said his bosses wanted the cesium to reach the Islamic State. "They have the money and they will know what to do with it." (Moldova Police via AP)
In this Feb. 19, 2015 image made from video provided by the Moldova General Police Inspectorate, a police officer arrests Valentin Grossu during a cesium smuggling sting operation in Chisinau, Moldova. During negotiations for the sale, Grossu warned that his cesium supplier was a retired Russian FSB officer with a reputation for brutality. If there was any trouble, "They will put all of us against the wall and shoot us," said Grossu, according to former Moldova Police investigator Constantin Malic. (Moldova Police via AP)
In this Feb. 19, 2015 image made from video provided by the Moldova General Police Inspectorate, Valentin Grossu is escorted by an armed police officer following his arrest during a cesium smuggling sting operation in Chisinau, Moldova. Former investigator Constantin Malic recalls, during negotiations for the sale Grossu said his bosses wanted the cesium to reach the Islamic State. "They have the money and they will know what to do with it." (Moldova Police via AP)
A sign welcomes students back to Umpqua Community College, Monday, Oct. 5, 2015, in Roseburg, Ore. The campus reopened on a limited basis for faculty and students for the first time since armed suspect Chris Harper-Mercer killed multiple people and wounded several others on Thursday before taking his own life at Snyder Hall. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Faculty members embrace as they are allowed to return to Umpqua Community College Monday, Oct. 5, 2015, in Roseburg, Ore. The campus reopened to faculty for the first time since Oct. 1, when armed suspect Chris Harper-Mercer killed multiple people and wounded several others before taking his own life at Snyder Hall. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Charley Thompson, left, and his wife Rachel Thompson embrace as they place flowers at a makeshift memorial near the road leading to Umpqua Community College, Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, in Roseburg, Ore. Armed with multiple guns, Chris Harper Mercer walked in a classroom at the community college, Thursday, and opened fire, killing several and wounding several others. (AP Photo/John Locher)
BERLIN, GERMANY - OCTOBER 06: A Volkswagen dealership stands at night on October 6, 2015 in Berlin, Germany. Volkswagen has admitted that 8 million cars and light trucks in Europe alone are affected by the software the company deliberately installed in order to manipulate diesel emissions results under testing conditions. Since news of the issue broke two weeks ago Volkswagen's share price has dropped by over 40% and the company faces investigations and fines in countries across the globe. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)
New cars of the German car manufacturer Volkswagen are ready to be shipped at the Volkswagen factory in Emden, Germany, Sept. 30, 2015. (Ingo Wagner, dpa via AP)
En esta imagen del 5 de octubre del 2015 se ven las plantas de Volkswagen y sus oficinas de administración y ventas en Wolfsburg, Alemania. Al día siguiente, ell nuevo director general de Volkswagen informó a más de 20.000 trabajadores que la compañía tendrá que revisar las inversiones planeadas y que superar el escándalo del engaño en las emisiones âno será indoloroâ. (Julian Stratenschulte/dpa via AP)
Hunter Baker surveys flood damage to his neighborhood near the flooded Black Creek following heavy rains in Florence, S.C., Monday, Oct. 5, 2015. Flooding continues throughout the state following record rainfall amounts over the last several days. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
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