Sunday, January 3, 2010

Short Takes

Sanctions may work on Iran regarding nuclear fuel, according to the Obama administration.

The U.S. embassy in Yemen is closed because of threats.

Afghan lawmakers reject Karzai’s picks for cabinet posts.

An arms deal between the U.S. and Taiwan could lead to strained relations with China.

The Thanksgiving Day murder suspect in Florida has been captured in the Keys.

It’s illegal to commit blasphemy in Ireland.

Travel advice — don’t get drunk while flying.