Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Short Takes

Iran is making it harder to be a dissident.

Violence continues in Afghanistan as President Obama nears an announcement on the war strategy there.

The election in Iraq in January will probably not happen at that time.

Eight people in Minnesota have been charged with recruiting terrorists for Somalia.

Gov. Mark Sanford (R-SC) faces 37 ethics charges.

Home sales picked up in October.

The FBI reported that hate crimes against gays and people of faith rose in 2008.

There’s a “strong association” between Chinese drywall and corrosion, according to the U.S. government.

The Florida Senate race: Charlie Crist hits back at Marco Rubio.