Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Short Takes

A “small leak” is spotted in the BP well cap.

Meanwhile, BP is considering a new plan to permanently seal the well. (Krazy Glue?)

On Guard
— 1,200 more National Guard troops will be on the border by August 1.

Finally — the Senate is set to break the stalemate on the extension of jobless benefits.

Preliminary but hopeful — A gel being tested by the FDA shows signs of stopping the spread of HIV.

Great Lakes states are suing over the spread of Asian carp.

The Tigers lost 8-6 to Texas in 14 innings.