5 things to know for Wednesday

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

Police: Off-duty deputy shoots, kills man in attempted robbery at restaurant
An off-duty deputy shot and killed a man during an attempted robbery Tuesday at the China Buffet on North Arlington Street in Salisbury, according to the Salisbury Police Department. More here.

 

Satellite spots 122 possible objects in search for missing plane
A satellite scanning the Indian Ocean for remnants of a missing jetliner found a possible plane debris field containing 122 objects, a top Malaysian official said Wednesday, calling it "the most credible lead that we have." More here.

 

 

HHS grants extra time to enroll for health care
People who've started applying for health insurance but aren't able to finish before the March 31 enrollment deadline will get extra time, the Obama administration announced. More here.

 

 

 

Another cold day ahead before warm up moves in
The Queen City will get to enjoy clear, sunny skies Wednesday, but not much warmth. Full forecast here.

 

 

 

Lynda Petty, wife of Richard Petty, dies at age 72
Lynda Petty, wife of seven-time NASCAR champion Richard Petty, died Tuesday at the family's home in Level Cross, N.C. She was 72. More here.