Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Short Takes

Syria warns the U.S. not to intervene. Meanwhile, they’re “ready to discuss” Assad’s departure.

Afghan rockets damaged a U.S. general’s plane — on the tarmac.

Mexico’s murder capital is seeing an end to the killings.

Man arrested for threatening the president via e-mail.

Tropical Update: Tropical Storm Isaac could come to Southwest Florida just in time for the GOP convention in Tampa; Invest 95L is in Mexico; 96L is in the Atlantic.

The Tigers beat the Blue Jays; Max Scherzer sets a strike-out record.