Sunday, November 8, 2009

Short Takes

The House passed the healthcare bill last night, 220 to 215. It got one Republican vote.

It’s been twenty years since the opening of the Berlin Wall.

There was yet another deadly bombing in Pakistan.

The investigation continues at Fort Hood.

Stocking up — Paying Wall Street bonuses with stock means big money later.

Mini-Madoff: Fort Lauderdale attorney Scott Rothstein lived the high life on money he ripped off from investors.

Speaking of crime, Broward County police agencies arrested over 130 on a variety of charges yesterday.

Tropical Update: It’s Hurricane Ida again, and the five-day forecast looks weird.