Diary

Today's Headlines -- Jan. 2, 2009

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/jan/02/obama-faces-mexican-drug-war/

Obama faces Mexican drug war
Cartels’ turf fights escalate and threaten to spread into U.S.

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/jan/02/pakistan-drives-militants-to-afghan-battlefield/

Pakistan drives militants into trap
U.S. coalition girds at border

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/jan/02/district-house-fire-kills-5-on-new-years-day/

D.C. fire kills 5; boy in grave condition
Electrical cause determined

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/jan/02/simple-pleasures-no-1-as-frugality-takes-hold/

Simple pleasures: Frugality takes hold
Americans embrace thriftiness

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/jan/02/oh-woe-is-us-a-new-year-ahead/

PRUDEN: Oh, woe is us: A new year ahead

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/jan/02/gaza-nazis/

THOMAS: Gaza Nazis

Maria Stainer
Assistant Managing Editor
Continuous News Desk
The Washington Times