Monday, October 11, 2010

Short Takes

The wife of Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo has been placed under house arrest after visiting her husband in prison.

Workers in Chile are reinforcing the rescue shaft for the trapped miners.

Bigots on Parade: Carl Paladino accuses gays of “brainwashing” children.

Eight gang members were arraigned in New York for their anti-gay attack.

President Obama is coming to Miami to raise money for local Democrats.

Miami drivers can expect to keep paying high tolls on the express lanes on I-95.

Tropical Update: Except for this little disturbance, all’s quiet in the North Atlantic.