Thursday, October 8, 2009

Short Takes

The CBO report on the proposed healthcare bill has the Democrats very happy.

Yet another deadly bomb hits central Kabul, Afghanistan.

Pakistan is not wild about the U.S. plan to support their government.

Talks between China and North Korea raise hopes for future nuclear disarmament.

Cross Talk — The Supreme Court hears arguments about a cross on government land.

Payoff — Americans continue to reduce their credit card debt.

Double whammy — Homeowners with faulty drywall could lose their insurance coverage.

Post-season: The Yankees, Dodgers, and Phillies win their first games. The Red Sox take on the Angels tonight.