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3 Things You Need to Know Today: January 31, 2014

Yet more of interesting things going on today. These three items might come up in conversation today—if they do, you’re ahead of the curve…

Amanda “Foxy Knoxy” Knox Found Guilty of Murder… Again
Remember Amanda Knox? Seattle college exchange student who spent four years in an Italian jail, then freed after a successful appeal? Italy’s courts appealed that appeal and she was re-sentenced for another 28.5 years in prison yesterday. It’s unlikely she’ll serve the time, but her ex-boyfriend and alleged co-conspirator was arrested by Italian cops late last night and things don’t look good for him. Photo: CNN

Experts Predicts the Super Bowl Winner
I’m not condoning gambling, but if you’re planning on making a friendly wager with anyone at the Super Bowl party you’re going to, odds makers and most sports publications are giving a slight edge to Seattle, predicting a 24-21 win (but odds are wavering by the hour). The game’s going to be way too close to bet on—just hold on to your money and enjoy what’s being predicted to be one of the greatest Super Bowls ever. (That said, go Seahawks!) Photo: BleacherReport/GettyImages

Unconscious Skydiver Rescued Mid-Air
Minutes after Jamie Lee attempted his 1,000-plus skydive out of a plane, he flew into another diver and was knocked unconscious. This just-released video shows his unbelievable midair rescue.

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