Our early headlines:
— Bomb Wreaks Death, Destruction In Damascus.
— Penn State Ready To Name New Football Coach, ESPN Says.
— Coming Up: December Jobs And Unemployment Report.
Some of the day's other top headlines so far:
— Boston Globe Endorses Jon Huntsman In New Hampshire GOP Presidential Primary. (Boston Globe)
— "Could Typo Rewrite Caucus History?" Iowa Republican Thinks Santorum Might Have Won. (KCCI-TV)
— "Iran Plans More War Games In Strait As Sanctions Bite." (Reuters)
— "China Warns U.S. On Asia Military Strategy." (BBC News)
— "Gasoline Prices Start The Year At A High — And Rising." (Los Angeles Times)