A ferry makes its way across the cold waters of Casco Bay on its way to Portland, Maine, where the temperature at sunrise was 4 degrees, Friday, Jan. 4, 2008, in Portland, Maine.
Credit: AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty
U.S. snowboarder Andy Finch jumps during a practice run in the Superpipe and Highest Air during the O'Neill Evolution for the world's best freestylers in Davos, Switzerland, Friday, Jan. 4, 2008.
Credit: AP Photo/KEYSTONE/Arno Balzarini
A man on a scooter throws a full garbage bag on a heap formed around bins in Naples, southern Italy, Friday, Jan. 4, 2008. Naples and the surrounding area have been plagued by a series of garbage crises in recent years. Dumps fill up, and local communities block efforts to build new ones or create temporary storage sites. The latest garbage crisis has left streets lined with trash.
Credit: AP Photo/Salvatore Laporta
A Palestinian ambulance driver raises his hands in the air as he walks towards Israeli troops during an army operation in the Old City of the West Bank town of Nablus, Friday, Jan. 4, 2008. The Israeli army has been operating in the West Bank city since Thursday searching for wanted Palestinian militants, Palestinian sources said.
Credit: AP Photo/Nasser Ishtayeh
Anja Huber starts for her first run during the German Skeleton Championships in Altenberg, Germany, on Friday, Jan. 4, 2008.
Credit: AP Photo/Matthias Rietschel
A man waits for customers at his shop at a market in central Amman, Jordan, Friday, Jan. 4, 2008.
Credit: AP Photo/Mohammad abu Ghosh
Stranded And Soaked
A woman stranded in traffic walks her dog during a rain storm Friday, Jan. 4, 2007, on U.S. Highway 101 in San Anselmo, Calif. A fierce arctic storm pounded California, threatening to soak mudslide-prone canyons already charred by wildfires and to paralyze the mountains with deep snow. Power already was already out for hundreds of thousands of residents, and police encouraged drivers to stay off the roads.