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Top Stories: No Pope Yet; Iditarod Winner Is Veteran Musher

Good Wednesday morning, here are our early stories:

No Pope Yet: Black Smoke Rises After Morning Votes On Day 2 Of Conclave.

Winning Musher Is Oldest Champion In Iditarod History.

And here are more early headlines:

Snow Turns To Ice As Freezing Conditions Slow European Travel. ( BBC)

Greenland Voters Choose New Government, Possibly First Female Prime Minister. ( Bloomberg)

Kurdish Rebels Release 8 Turkish Hostages. ( Al Jazeera)

Unemployed Tunisian Vendor Who Burned Himself Has Died. ( CNN)

Dutch Officials Boost Terror Threat Level. ( Dutch News)

Thousands Of Dead Pigs Pulled From Shanghai Rivers. ( Wall Street Journal)

Tugboat Strikes Louisiana Pipeline, Triggering Explosion, Fire. ( Reuters)

Illinois Golfer Survives Plunge Into 18-Foot Sinkhole. ( Yahoo Sports)

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