It's Snowing Money! Bush approves the $17.4 billion "emergency loans" to automakers.
Truce on Ice: The six-month ceasefire between Hamas and Israel has frayed and fallen apart amid increasing rocket attacks.
Cold Shoulder: Rather than pushing the "change" image, Obama's transition team is full of a lot of Washington regulars.
Icy Hearts: Taliban fighters blow up a truck of Christmas turkeys bound for troops in Afghanistan.
Abomidable: Three months ago, Zimbabwe's paranoid dictator Mugabe promised to share power with opposition parties. Instead he's arresting them.
Icy Hand of Death: Thirty four years after he helped bring down Nixon and save both democracy and investigative journalism, Deep Throat dies. The Washington Monument will surely be renamed in his honor.