Friday, March 2, 2012

Short Takes

Syrian forces overwhelm the rebels in Homs.

A wounded French journalist made it out of Syria.

The Blunt amendment failed to pass the Senate.

The Maryland marriage equality bill has been signed; it goes into effect in January.

You only thought the Michigan primary was over.

Jobless claims fell to a four-year low.

The bomb squad checked out a suspicious package for Rush Limbaugh at his home in Palm Beach. (Maybe it was his heart.)