Tonight is scheduled to be the coldest night in the northeastern United States in a few years.  A cold front is being unleashed by the Canadian government in retaliation for American NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman locking out the hockey players and postponing the season for three and a half months.

Yesterday President Obama was sworn in, today will be the first of many days he’ll be sworn at.  Today was also Election day in Israel, and Benjamin Netanyahu won re-election in their elections.  While he is going to be Prime Minister for a third term, he will be dealing with a more moderate  Knesset.

There was a shooting at the North Harris campus of Lone Star College in Houston.  Three people were injured and two people were taken in for questioning.