Monday, June 21, 2010

Short Takes

Lessons learned — Nations re-think how to drill for oil.

Israel lifts part of the embargo on the Gaza Strip.

Two car bombs in Baghdad kill at least 28 people.

There will be a run-off in the Polish election for president.

A forest fire in Flagstaff, Arizona, forces evacuations.

A fire in the Chicago subway injured 19 people.

Unemployment in May fell to 11.7% in Florida… thanks to temporary jobs with the census. (And they should get combat pay.)

The Tigers get back into it and beat the D-backs 3-1. They are a game and a half behind the Twins in the Division.