Top 5 on the Go: Monday, October 19

It's the evening of Monday, October 19 and these are the top stories you need to know right now on

1. Oscar Pistorius released from prison
Oscar Pistorius was released from prison and put on house arrest today after serving part of his 5-year sentence for killing his former girlfriend.

2. Uninsured to get slapped with massive fine
People who don't have health insurance are going to have to pay a lot more next year if they stay uninsured. Fines will jump from $325 to nearly $700 in 2016.

3. Government to require drone registration
The government announced today it will require some drone owners to register their aircraft due to a surge of close call reports and safety concerns.

4. House Democrats claim to debunk Benghazi accusations
House Democrats released a 124-page report today disputing negative claims some Republicans made about Hillary Clinton and how she responded to the Benghazi attack.

5. Hacker says he breached CIA director's email
An anonymous hacker claimed he accessed the personal email account of CIA Director John Brennan and posted links to a number of documents online including email addresses and Social Security numbers.

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PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA - AUGUST 19: South African athlete Oscar Pistorius appears in Pretoria Magistrates Court for an indictment hearing on August 19, 2013 in Pretoria, South Africa.Ã Pistorius, 26 is accused of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp which Pistorius denies claiming he mistook Steenkamp for an intruder.Ã The indictment was served and the trial date of March 3, 2014 was set in Pretoria Magistrates Court.Ã (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images)
PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA - AUGUST 19: (SOUTH AFRICA OUT) Oscar Pistorius appears in the Pretoria Magistrates court on August 19, 2013, in Pretoria, South Africa. Pistorius is accused of the murder of Reeva Steenkamp on February 14, 2013. He faces two charges, murder and contravention of the Firearms Control Act. The case has been postponed to March 2014. (Photo by Alet Pretorius/Foto24/Gallo Images/Getty Images)
Representative Elijah Cummings, a Democrat from Maryland, speaks to members of the media after sitting in on the questioning of Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin, not pictured, by the Select Committee on Benghazi at the Capitol in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Friday, Oct. 16, 2015. The committee is looking into Clinton's e-mails while she was secretary of state as part of its investigation into the handling of the Sept. 11, 2012, terror attacks in Benghazi that killed four Americans. Photographer: Pete Marovich/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Huma Abedin, longtime aide to former US Secretary of State and Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton, returns after a break to speak to the House Select Committee on Benghazi on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, October 16, 2015. AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
Director of Central Intelligence Agency John Brennan speaks during a press conference at CIA headquarters in Langley, Virginia, December 11, 2014. The head of the Central Intelligence Agency acknowledged Thursday some agency interrogators used 'abhorrent' unauthorized techniques in questioning terrorism suspects after the 9/11 attacks. CIA director John Brennan said there was no way to determine whether the methods used produced useful intelligence, but he strongly denied the CIA misled the public. AFP PHOTO/JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
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