Monday, May 11, 2009

Short Takes

Massacre in Sri Lanka — Over 300 civilians killed in civil war attack.

Pakistan and Al-Qaeda — the next target?

Smokin’ — Bill would allow FDA to regulate tobacco.

Last Visit — Space shuttle Atlantis prepares for one last visit to the Hubble telescope to give it one last fix-up.

— Experts say bankruptcy is inevitable for GM.

Crist for Senate — Florida Gov. Charlie Crist is expected to announce he’s running for the Senate on Tuesday.

It Boldly WentStar Trek took in $72 million in its opening weekend.

Today’s number — 44 cents, as in the cost of a first class postage stamp.

Tigers beat Cleveland 5-3, sweep series, and start the week at the top of the AL Central.