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11 Things You Need to Know for Tuesday, August 20

(WXIA) -- News stories are talked about everyday, and keeping up with the most popular headlines can be tough. Use this list to make it easy - the top 11 Things You Need to Know in news for Tuesday, August 20.

1. Andrea Sneiderman sentencing

The jury in the Andrea Sneiderman perjury trial has found Sneiderman guilty of 9 of 13 counts. She will be sentenced Tuesday morning at 9 a.m.

2. First Prince George photos break tradition

Just like the unheard of second kiss on the balcony, the royal couple has once again broken tradition with a surprise! 

3. Obama family adopts Sunny, the second dog to join the White House 

Watch out, Bo - there's a new dog in town.

4. Craigslist sale turns deadly

A man was shot and killed while participating in a Craigslist transaction overnight.

5. Dick Van Dyke rescued from burning car

Actor Dick Van Dyke is expected to be fine after his car burst into flames on a Los Angeles freeway Monday.

6. Apartment fires hit DeKalb community

DeKalb County Fire Rescue crews were called to two apartment fires within the same complex Tuesday morning.

7. Hate-filled letter targets boy with autism

An anonymous hate-filled letter is trending online after it was sent to a Canadian family.

8. POLL: Rain vs. drought

Which do you prefer - a soggy summer of a drastically dry drought? 

9. Pakistan ex-leader Musharraf charged

An anti-terrorism court in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, has indicted former president and army chief Pervez Musharraf and six others in the 2007 death of Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto.

10. Atlanta Interactive Radar

Use our interactive radar to track weather conditions in your neighborhood, and see where the rain is heading today.

11. Tuesday's to-do list

Want to add some fun to your to-do list on Tuesday? Check out some local events with our events calendar.