Friday, September 3, 2010

Short Takes

There was an oil rig explosion and fire in the Gulf, but no one was killed and very little oil leaked. Still….

Hurricane Earl starts whipping up the wind and waves on the Outer Banks.

Mideast peace talks get underway in Washington.

The Justice Department is suing Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio over failure to cooperate.

The Mexican drug war continues to claim lives.

Miami International Airport evacuated four of the six terminals and TSA has a man in custody after spotting a suspicious package in his checked luggage.

Tropical Update: TS Fiona won’t come near land, and TD Gaston is moving slowly toward the west.

The Tigers win in extra innings against the Twins.