Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Short Takes

Speaking of elections, Brazil elected Dilma Rouseff as their first woman president over the weekend.

A UN investigation reports that migrants suffer the most racism.

Last week wasn’t the first time the Yemeni plotters tried to ship bombs.

The death toll at the raid on the Catholic church in Baghdad is 58.

More eruptions from the volcano in Indonesia.

G.M. looks to cut the government’s holding in the company with its IPO.

Manufacturing in the U.S. picked up last month.

The Giants win the Series.

Tropical Update: Tropical Storm Tomas looks like it’s heading for Haiti, as if they need anything more.