Monday, May 17, 2010

Short Takes

That sucks: a mile-long tube is getting some of the oil out of the leaking well in the Gulf of Mexico.

The cases will be in court for years.

Heathrow grounds flights due to more volcanic ash.

Heavy fighting breaks out in Bangkok.

The White House is urging the National Archives to release Elena Kagan’s papers.

Do cellphones cause brain damage? (Judging by the way people drive while talking on them, the answer is Yes.)

The Tigers beat the Red Sox 5-1, taking the series.