Monday, July 20, 2009

Short Takes

The recession is easing but it’s not over, according to a survey to be released today.

The White House stands by its goal to have health care reform done by August.

The soldier being held by the Taliban in Afghanistan has been identified.

If Democratic fundraising is any guide, the Florida GOP is in trouble.

R.I.P. Frank McCourt, author of Angela’s Ashes.

Almost made it — Tom Watson lost the British Open in a playoff to Stuart Cink.

The Tigers lost again in New York, but they’re still atop the division.