Monday, November 2, 2009

Short Takes

Another bombing in Pakistan kills 15.

Why is Afghanistan bothering to have a run-off election?

We may really get a healthcare bill this year.

Meanwhile, the climate-change bill is struggling for air.

Even with bailout money, CIT Group files for bankruptcy.

More trouble for Charlie Crist: Senate candidate Marco Rubio made an impression on Republican voters in the Florida panhandle, and Jeb Bush’s influence on the primary could make the difference.

Somebody is slaughtering horses in Miami-Dade County.

Why did the revival of Brighton Beach Memoirs flop?

For the first time in a long time, an American won the NYC marathon.

The Series: Yankees 7, Phillies 4.