Monday, August 24, 2009

Short Takes

Storm Watch: Hurricane Bill passes the Maritimes.

A new team will handle interrogation from now on.

Karzai claims there was voter fraud in Afghanistan.

Making Nice — North Korea calls for better relations with South Korea.

Reconcile This: Senate Democrats say they will pass healthcare reform by using the reconciliation tactic.

No COLA: Social Security checks will not have a cost-of-living increase this year.

School daze: It’s the first day of classes in South Florida.

The Tigers lose again in Oakland but still stay in first place in the AL Central.