Monday, December 5, 2011

Short Takes

Vladimir Putin’s party lost some ground in parliamentary elections, narrowing his lead in the run for the presidency (again).

Iran claims it shot down a U.S. drone.

Eurozone leaders patch together a plan for solvency.

Police arrested 31 people at an Occupy D.C. building site.

Gas prices are down 9 cents over two weeks.

The Dolphins beat the Raiders; the Lions lost to the Saints.

The Marlins get a very expensive ($106 million) star to go along with their very expensive stadium.