Sunday, December 6, 2009

Short Takes

The death toll in the Russian nightclub fire has reached 112.

Dozens of people have been arrested in the Philippines under martial law.

Say hi to Blago: Gitmo detainees are probably going to Illinois.

Sen. Max Baucus (D-MT) acknowledges recommending his girlfriend for a job.

When in doubt, sue everyone.

And another one: Episcopalians elect a second openly gay bishop.

She is not amused: Queen Elizabeth II tells the paparazzi to back off.