Monday, May 2, 2016

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Monday, April 18, 2016

Short Takes

Ecuador earthquake toll passes 240.

Brazilian congress votes to impeach President Dilma Rousseff.

OPEC fails to reach agreement on freezing oil production.

Airline pilot reports drone strike near London airport.

Rough weather in the Rockies and Midwest.

The Tigers won two of three from the Astros over the weekend.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Short Takes

Senior North Korean spy agency official defects to South Korea.

Poll shows Clinton and Trump with sizable leads in New York.

Michigan Gov. Snyder throws staff under the bus for Flint water crisis.

Tornadoes hit Arkansas

Cuba is running out of beer thanks to tourism.

Tigers lose 7-4 to Pirates.

Monday, April 11, 2016

Short Takes

Belgian prosecutors: France was actually the intended target.

CIA Chief Brennan: The CIA won’t waterboard again even if ordered to.

Cruz wins Colorado caucuses; Trump throws tantrum.

Danny Willet won the Masters after Jordan Spieth folded like a lawn chair on the back nine.

Ah, springtime: dangerous storms hit the South while cold hits the Northeast.

R.I.P. William Hamilton, 79, cartoonist for The New Yorker.

The Tigers and the Yankees were rained out.

Friday, March 18, 2016

Monday, March 14, 2016

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Monday, March 7, 2016

Friday, February 26, 2016

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Short Takes

Kerry: ISIS pushed back in Iraq but threatens Libya.

Scary: Zika virus in Texas was transmitted by sex.

North Korea prepares long-range missile launch.

Flint’s former manager resigns as emergency manager of Detroit schools.

Snow and high winds hit Plains and Midwest.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Monday, January 25, 2016

Saturday, January 23, 2016

Stay Safe and Warm

I know it’s easy to post pictures of nice warm and sunny Florida when the rest of the country is buried in a blizzard, but I’ve done my share of snow-slogging, shoveling, and driving through blizzards to know it’s not fun; it’s like a hurricane in terms of danger to life and property.

If you’re up there in the Northeast — New York, Washington, D.C. or in between — I hope you’re staying safe and warm.

Friday, January 22, 2016

Short Takes

Heavy winter storm bearing down on the Mid-Atlantic.

British court says Vladimir Putin was behind the assassination of a Russian dissident.

E.P.A. official quits as the agency slams response to the water crisis in Flint.

Russia and U.S. jockey for position in Syria.

Drop in oil prices don’t help the U.S. economy this time.

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Tuesday, January 19, 2016