Monday, August 10, 2009

Short Takes

There were more bombings in Iraq over the weekend.

Taiwan and mainland China get slammed by a typhoon.

President Obama is in Mexico for a summit.

Prisoners rioted in California.

Credit card companies learn to deal with customers who pay on time.

Speaking of weather, the first possible named storm is brewing up in the Atlantic off the coast of Africa.

More power means more power lines, and the dilemma of where to put them.

The Tigers beat the Twins 8-7. Now they head for Boston, and they’re still atop the division.