Saturday, September 11, 2010

Short Takes

The Koran burning may be off in Gainesville, but the Afghans are still protesting it.

Not so fast — Iran holds up the release of the one American hiker they were going to let go.

The investigation has begun into the cause of the gas explosion in San Bruno, California, that killed four and destroyed a number of homes.

President Obama defended religious freedom yesterday at his news conference. (The question, of course, is why did he have to in the first place?)

There are a lot of vacancies on the Obama economic team.

Tropical Update: TS Igor is building and heading straight for the upper Leewards.

The Tigers get the bird from Baltimore.