Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Short Takes

There were some more primaries and run-offs yesterday.

Housing sales slumped in May.

Tony Hayward gets a chance to get his life back as another BP executive steps in to handle the spill response.

Try, try again: A judge in New Orleans blocked the drilling moratorium; the Interior Department will issue a new order.

The spill cleanup is hiring the unemployed.

Jamaican police have arrested Christopher “Dudus” Coke, the drug kingpin whose pursuit caused the deadly riots.

Tropical update: the disturbance might head for the oil patch in the Gulf.

It all comes down to one game for the US soccer team at the World Cup.

The Tigers got walloped by the Mets.