Wednesday, December 18
- Nativity scenes out at Guantanamo dining halls
- Lawmakers fail to stop COLA rollback plan
- White House task force urges limit on NSA snooping
- Search suspended for missing N.Y. Guard drone
- Senate OKs sequester-relief budget plan
- 1st Navy bribery conviction may bring wider probe
- Mental health programs for troops, vets get star-power boost
- Pakistan: Review case for man in bin Laden search
- After sea incident, China praises ties with U.S.
Start your day with a roundup of top defense news.