Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Short Takes

Primary in Massachusetts: It will be Martha Coakley (D) versus Scott Brown (R) facing off in the January special election to fill the seat of Ted Kennedy.

The Congressional Oversight Panel says that the TARP funds were effective.

The president proposes a jobs program using leftover funds from TARP.

The United States has settled a lawsuit over American Indian lands for more than $1.4 billion.

Oops: Air security terrorism “how-to” manual is posted on the web.

The Florida legislature saves Tri-Rail.

Good job: Miami-Dade students score high on a national math test.

The season’s first heavy snowstorm has hit the Midwest.

Tigers Update: Curtis Granderson goes to the Yankees.