Saturday, November 27, 2010

Short Takes

The Dud Abides — The FBI arrests a teenager intent on setting off a bomb in Portland, Oregon, after a sting set him up with a fake bomb.

The situation is still tense along the border between the Koreas, but no military movement.

President Obama got a fat lip and 12 stitches during a basketball game.

The next WikiLeaks dump could rattle some nerves among the diplomatic corps and our relations with other countries.

Willie Nelson is out on bail after a drug bust.

Preliminary reports indicate that Black Friday was a good day for retailers.

Life upon the wicked stage — The curtain falls early on some Broadway shows with big stars, including La Bete and Elling.