Thursday, August 5, 2010

Short Takes

Not to get hopes up quite yet, but static kill seems to be working on the BP well.

Someone tossed a bomb near Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s motorcade. He was uninjured.

Isn’t that special?
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is bringing Congress back to finish a bill passed by the Senate aimed at saving teachers’ jobs.

News from medicine
: Deep brain stimulation shows promise in treating Alzheimer’s disease.

Tropical Update: There’s another disturbance in the Caribbean, but if it goes anywhere, it will be away from the U.S. mainland.

The Tigers dropped another to the White Sox.