Sunday, October 25, 2009

Short Takes

Baghdad Bombing — At least 65 people have been killed in two car bombings in the Iraqi capital.

The Pakistani army has captured a major Taliban stronghold.

President Obama declared swine flu a national emergency in order to speed up the process of getting the vaccine out.

The pilots in the cockpit of the extended NWA flight may have their licenses suspended.

Soft landing — The Senate climate change bill tries to lessen the impact on business and industry.

Getting out — Some homeowners choose to default on their mortgages.

R.I.P. Lou Jacobi.

ALCS: The Angels at the Yankees game was postponed by rain.