Thursday, September 3, 2009

Short Takes

Tropical Update: Tropical Storm Erika isn’t gaining much strength; Jimena weakens while over Baja California.

President Obama will lay out his vision of healthcare reform to a joint session of Congress next Wednesday.

A suicide bomber in Afghanistan killed 22 people.

Is Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens planning to retire?

Ted Kennedy’s forthcoming memoir addresses everything, including Chappaquiddick.

Diane Sawyer will replace Charles Gibson at the anchor at ABC News.

Gulf Oil — BP finds a “giant” oil field 250 miles southeast of Houston.

The battle over healthcare reform turned ugly in Miami.

Ouch.

The Tigers won another against the Indians.