Read and you shall be up to date, a whiz at the water cooler and the smartest one in the room ... today.  Ten Things You Need to Know:

10. Dick's Sporting Goods stops sales of some semi-automatic weapons. More ...

9. The Regional Water Resource Agency gets approval for rate increase. (Messenger-Inquirer)

8. Team Blake's Cassadee Pope wins Voice. More ...

7. The new Fifth Third Bank on Frederica at Fifth opens. (Messenger-Inquirer)

6. Donald Trump wins lawsuit against former contestant. More ...

5. Time noodles with these names as possible "Person of the Year" More ...

  • Marissa Mayer, CEO of Yahoo!
  • Mohammed Morsi, president of Egypt
  • Undocumented Americans
  • Bill and Hillary Clinton
  • President Barack Obama
  • Malala Yousafzai, the student activist from Pakistan who survived an assassination attempt by the Taliban
  • Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple
  • The Higgs Boson and Italian physicist Fabiola Giannati

4. David and Victoria Beckham's ten year old takes up modeling. More ...

3. Project Runway returns January 24th without Michael Kors. More ...

2. Madonna's concert tour earned 228 million dollars. More ...

1. Jersey Shore wraps tomorrow night. More ...