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Top Stories: 'Fiscal Cliff' And 'Plan B'; Winter Storm Pounds Plains

Good morning - here are our early stories:

Today's 'Plan B' Vote: Part Of Posturing Or A Push Over The 'Fiscal Cliff'?

And here are other early headlines:

Winter Storm Hits The Plains, While Tornado Warning For Alabama. (CNN)

Heavy Snow Falls On Bulgaria, Romania, Blocking Roads And Cutting Power. (AP)

China Arrests 1,000 Mayan Doomsday Believers. (Telegraph)

U.N. Halts Polio Vaccine Outreach In Pakistan After More Workers Slain. (Reuters)

Britain To Call Back All Troops From Afghanistan Next Year. (AFP)

Iraqi President Talabani Flown To Germany For Stroke Treatment. (Bloomberg)

Putin Indecisive On Bill Banning American Adoptions Of Russian Children. (New York Times)

Fiery Pileup On New York Highway Kills One, Damages 35 Vehicles. (New York Daily News)

Miss USA, Olivia Culpo, Is The New Miss Universe. (AP)



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