Welcome to "First Shots," a daily roundup of early-bird news and a preview of what's to come.
• The president pushed China to boost its currency's value, but every other foreign leader at the G20 summit refused to back him up. (AP)
• Aung San Suu Kyi, the detained pro-democracy leader in Burma, could be released as soon as today. The Nobel peace laureate has been detained for 15 of the past 21 years and now rumors are swirling about the timing of her release. (Guardian)
• "Sarah Palin's Alaska" premieres this Sunday on TLC. (Los Angeles Times)
• Conservative Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) is waging an aggressive pushback against an earmark ban. (Politico)Read More »from FIRST SHOTS: No backup for Obama on China currency issue