Wednesday, February 11, 2009

Short Takes

Israel Elections — too close to call?

Lots of Money; Few Details — That’s the revised bank bailout plan unveiled yesterday by Treasury Secretary Geithner.

Wall Street and world markets react to the new plan by falling.

Still Hurting — GM cuts 10,000 jobs.

Coming Home — Secretary Gates orders review of policy on soldiers’ coffins.

Storm Stories — 8 killed in Oklahoma tornado.

Making the Sale — President Obama in Fort Myers.

Goodbye, Naugle — Fort Lauderdale elects a new mayor and gets rid of the offensive Jim Naugle in the process.