The US is shivering beneath temperatures 15 to 20 degrees below normal for this time of year, with some areas bracing for a minus-50 or worse wind chill factor. Packers may play coldest game ever at Lambeau.
Despite less-known source material, 'The Year Without a Santa Claus' is a holiday classic.
The controversy over Russian charges against Greenpeace activists rages on, but ultimately it's all about Russia's aspiration in the thawing north.
Russia delivered a torch to the International Space Station for a spacewalk on Saturday. By the time the Games start, the torch will have traveled 40,000 miles in space and on Earth.