10 Things to Know for Wednesday

The Associated Press news@newnan.com Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday. 1. NEW YORK REACTS TO SCHOOL MASSACRE
Getting a jump on the federal government, the state enacts the toughest gun restrictions in the nation. 2. WHO'S BEING BLAMED FOR SYRIAN DEATHS Activists say government airstrikes killed 80 people at a university in Syria's largest city. State media blame rebel rockets. 3. A WAY FOR ARMSTRONG TO GET BACK IN THE GAME The World Anti-Doping Agency says he must confess under oath if he wants to reduce his lifetime ban from sports. 4. HOUSE OKS BILLIONS FOR SANDY VICTIMS Aid approval comes 2½ months after the superstorm tore parts of the Northeast asunder. 5. AN UNSETTLING FLU STAT Twenty flu-related deaths have been reported among children already this winter. 6. FIND IT ON FACEBOOK The social network, aiming to compete better with Google and other rivals, unveils a new search feature. 7. OBAMA TO MORSI: TAKE IT BACK The president demands that the Egyptian leader repudiate "deeply offensive" remarks about Jews. 8. WHERE MARK SANFORD IS SETTING HIS SIGHTS The disgraced ex-governor of South Carolina will announce on Wednesday that he's running for the House. 9. ANOTHER SIGN OF A THAWING CUBA Dissidents say the government is promising to let them come and go freely. 10. WHY 'AMERICAN IDOL' HAS HIGH RATINGS HOPES The show, which returns Wednesday, is shelling out $36 million for superstar judges.


More Local

Second suspect in slaying charged with murder

Kerven Silvera Telsey Jr., 21, a suspect in a local homicide who was arrested almost two weeks ago in Florida, was booked into the Coweta Co ... Read More


UPDATE

Teen with cystic fibrosis dies

Coweta teen Cole Croteau battled cystic fibrosis every day of his life. In the past two years, the battle became tougher, Cole got sicker, a ... Read More


Pinewood exec lauds impact of filmmaking

When Pinewood Studios agreed to expand into the United States, no one had any idea the economic impact it would have. Addressing the Newnan- ... Read More


Middle school volleyball championship postponed

Coweta’s middle school volleyball championship game has been postponed for a week amid questions on Lee Middle School’s eligibil ... Read More


No suspects named in Newnan triple shooting

Newnan authorities are still investigating last week’s drive-by shooting that left two men and a woman injured, but the victims are im ... Read More

Man arrested after pursuit through Newnan

By Wes Mayer wesley@newnan.com A man received numerous charges after he led officers with the Newnan Police Department and Coweta County Sh ... Read More