Monday, May 18, 2009

Short Takes

Is the civil war in Sri Lanka over?

4.7 earthquake rattles L.A.

At Notre Dame, Obama calls for a civil debate on the abortion issue.

Boehner tells Pelosi to put up or shut up.

That sinking feeling — A retired Navy ship will get a new life as a reef off Key West.

Surprise; they work — Express lanes on I-95 in Miami, intended to reduce congestion and get traffic moving, actually work.

Tigers beat A’s 11-7, get the sweep, and remain on top in the AL Central.