Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Short Takes

Primary results: Sestak beat Specter in Pennsylvania; Rand Paul beat Trey Grayson in Kentucky; Democrat Mark Critz won the special election in Pennsylvania 12 for the late Rep. Jack Murtha’s seat; Lincoln and Halter will run-off in Arkansas.

Connecticut Senate candidate Richard Blumenthal says he “misspoke” about having served in Vietnam.

It’s getting more violent in Bangkok.

South Korea is formally accusing North Korea of sinking one of their ships.

The Times Square bombing suspect finally went to court.

Scientists are sailing into uncharted oil with the spill; Cuba expresses concern about it, too.

The Tigers lost to the White Sox.