Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Short Takes

Train Wreck — At least six people, maybe more, were killed when two commuter trains crashed outside Washington, D.C.

The Supreme Court upheld a provision of the Voting Rights Act.

The vote stands in Iran; top council rejects plea to annul the election.

Health Care Update — Sen. Kent Conrad (D-ND) shifts towards public option.

Take a hike — SC Gov. Mark Sanford took off on a hike along the Appalachian Trail without telling his wife or his staff…?

The Plame case is basically over.

Hot Town — Fort Lauderdale got to 100 yesterday, and more of the same is expected today.

The Tigers had the night off. Next up, the Chicago Cubs come to Detroit.