When you've got a list or latest view of tt_news on one of your pages, you might have a page browser.
The tt_news page browser urls in this kind of situation include the parameter, tx_ttnews[pointer] which can be put into your CoolUri configuration to convert it to it's number.
In my CoolUriConf.xml file, I just added the following part within the <uriparts> section:
So now, my urls no longer look like this:
They now look like:
And that's the way I like it.