Saturday, December 12, 2009

Short Takes

The arrests of five U.S. citizens in Pakistan who wanted to join al-Qaeda has some people worried.

NBC reported that a drone killed another top al-Qaeda leader.

The House passed laws that will overhaul financial regulation.

Cuba has detained a U.S. contractor.

A federal court has overturned the ban on funding to ACORN, saying it is unconstitutional.

A somber reunion: survivors of the S.S. St. Louis remember their journey in 1939.

The rest of the country may be buried in snow, but we’re having a heat wave in South Florida.