Thursday, October 1, 2009

Short Takes

Earthquake toll — Over 400 killed in Indonesia.

Saturn is doomed
— The GM brand will close after the deal with Roger Penske collapses.

Comcast is negotiating with GE to buy NBC/Universal.

Foreclosures are up 17% in spite of a massive government plan to help people keep their homes.

The EPA is proposing rules to limit greenhouse gases from power plants and factories.

An amendment to limit abortion in the Baucus plan is defeated.

FPL is considering adding two more nuclear plants in South Florida

It’s Chicago vs. Rio in the Olympics final.

The Tigers beat Minnesota again and go 3 ahead.