Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Short Takes

Secretary of State Clinton holds out hope for a deal on the settlements issue in Israel.

U.S. missiles may have killed ten people in Pakistan.

It sank
— A lot of the oil from the BP spill ended up on the ocean floor.

It’s primary day in New York and Delaware.

Charlie Crist comes out in favor of civil unions and gay adoptions.

Warren Buffett and Steve Ballmer think the economy is getting much better.

Lots of layoffs are in store as the Cuban economy shifts from public to private employment.

Rafael Nadal won the men’s U.S. Open tennis tournament.

R.I.P. Harold Gould, character actor best known as Rhoda’s dad and Rose’s date.

Tropical Update: Hurricane Igor may give Bermuda a hit; Tropical Storm Julia is far out in the Atlantic, and the disturbed weather in the Caribbean heads west.