- Mamdouh Habib to be released from Guantanamo Bay without charge AU government will not prosecute Habib upon his return. New Australian anti-terrorism laws not retroactive.
- Third case of BSE reported in Canada
- Bush nominates Chertoff for new Secretary of Homeland Security Federal judge seen as safe cabinet pick.
- Jobs unveils new products after cloud of secrecy and lawsuits "Mac mini", small form-factor version of a Macintosh; "iPod shuffle", flash-based music player.
- News Briefs: January 11, 2005: Italy smoking ban; Ukraine troops; Pope concerned; News Corp