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10 Things to Know for Wednesday

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Obama blends threat of attack, hope of diplomacy.  In the run-up to a prime-time TV speech, Obama blends the threat of a military strike on Syria with the hope of a diplomatic solution. By Win McNamee Obama blends threat of attack, hope of diplomacy. In the run-up to a prime-time TV speech, Obama blends the threat of a military strike on Syria with the hope of a diplomatic solution. By Win McNamee
What is casting a cloud on Syria plan.  A Russian plan for Damascus to turn over its chemical weapons to avert Western missile strikes bogs down when Moscow rejects demands for a binding U.N. resolution. By AFP What is casting a cloud on Syria plan. A Russian plan for Damascus to turn over its chemical weapons to avert Western missile strikes bogs down when Moscow rejects demands for a binding U.N. resolution. By AFP
Poll: public doubts rise on surveillance, privacy.  An AP poll finds that disclosures about the NSA's surveillance programs have a majority of Americans believing the government is doing a poor job of protecting privacy. By CBS Poll: public doubts rise on surveillance, privacy. An AP poll finds that disclosures about the NSA's surveillance programs have a majority of Americans believing the government is doing a poor job of protecting privacy. By CBS
Apple introduces 2 new models.  Apple will offer two versions of the latest iPhones -- a cheaper one made of plastic and another that reads your fingerprint. By Justin Sullivan Apple introduces 2 new models. Apple will offer two versions of the latest iPhones -- a cheaper one made of plastic and another that reads your fingerprint. By Justin Sullivan
iPad video becomes key in Zimmerman case.  Police say they're confident they will be able to get video from Shellie Zimmerman's broken iPad, and that will help determine if charges should be filed against her estranged husband. By Pool iPad video becomes key in Zimmerman case. Police say they're confident they will be able to get video from Shellie Zimmerman's broken iPad, and that will help determine if charges should be filed against her estranged husband. By Pool

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:

1. OBAMA BLENDS THREAT OF ATTACK, HOPE OF DIPLOMACY

   In the run-up to a prime-time TV speech, Obama blends the threat of a military strike on Syria with the hope of a diplomatic solution.

2. WHAT IS CASTING A CLOUD ON SYRIA PLAN

   A Russian plan for Damascus to turn over its chemical weapons to avert Western missile strikes bogs down when Moscow rejects demands for a binding U.N. resolution.

3. POLL: PUBLIC DOUBTS RISE ON SURVEILLANCE, PRIVACY

   An AP poll finds that disclosures about the NSA's surveillance programs have a majority of Americans believing the government is doing a poor job of protecting privacy.

4. APPLE INTRODUCES 2 NEW MODELS

   Apple will offer two versions of the latest iPhones -- a cheaper one made of plastic and another that reads your fingerprint.

5. IPAD VIDEO BECOMES KEY IN ZIMMERMAN CASE

   Police say they're confident they will be able to get video from Shellie Zimmerman's broken iPad, and that will help determine if charges should be filed against her estranged husband.

6. DOCUMENTS: OFFICIALS MISUSED U.S. SURVEILLANCE PROGRAM

   Obama administration officials misled a secret spy court in 2009 about its use of domestic phone data, previously classified documents show.

7. FDA: DRUG WORKS IN EARLY STAGE BREAST CANCER

   The breast cancer drug Perjeta from Roche could become the first pharmaceutical option for treating the earliest stages of the disease.

8. WHY WEATHER HAS BEEN MILD THIS YEAR

   Meteorologists credit luck, shifts in the high-altitude jet stream, and African winds and dust.

9. KIMMEL: I'M THE PRANKSTER BEHIND TWERKING VIDEO

   The clip of a woman accidentally catching fire while doing the provocative dance move has generated more than 10 million views on YouTube.

10. NFL OPENER LEADS TO RECORD RATINGS

   The 49ers' win over the Packers on Fox was the highest-rated and most-watched telecast of any kind since the Academy Awards in February.

 

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