Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Short Takes

David Cameron is Britain’s new Prime Minister.

Try, try again — A “top hat” is lowered onto the leak in the Gulf.

Yet another stabbing rampage in China; seven dead.

Oil company execs pass the blame in testimony on Capitol Hill.

The pope blames the church for the sexual abuse scandal.

Beau Biden is recovering from a “mild” stroke.

Overseas buyers fuel the condo sales market in Miami.

A 16-year-old high school basketball player in Texas turns out to be someone else: a 22-year-old guy from Florida.

The Tigers and Yankees were rained out; they’ll play a double-header today.