Thursday, August 19, 2010

Short Takes

Civilians take over the U.S. role in Iraq now that the combat troops have left.

A bomb blast in China killed 7 people.

On top of the floods, Pakistan has to deal with insurgents.

Defector? — A military jet from North Korea crashed in China, killing the pilot.

More eggs are recalled in the salmonella outbreak.

“Too complicated” — Jurors in the Blagojevich trial said they had trouble figuring out how to vote.

President Obama stopped by Jerry’s Deli on his way out of South Beach last night.

GM files paperwork to go public again.

The Tigers lost again to the Yankees.