Saturday, July 2, 2011

Short Takes

The U.S. is expanding the drone war into Somalia.

Minnesota’s budget battle means that state services are shut down for the holiday weekend.

Michigan’s ban on affirmative action in colleges was struck down by a federal court.

Factory orders were up in June.

Florida’s Bright Futures scholarship program is in trouble.

Miami-Dade police killed four suspects in a shoot-out.

The Tigers lost a close one to the Giants.