Monday, November 22, 2010

Short Takes

The Palestinian leader has demanded a halt to the settlements as a condition of the peace.

Ireland has applied to the EU for an emergency loan to help get out of its debt crisis.

There is little hope for the trapped miners in New Zealand.

Rescuers pulled 29 survivors from a flooded mine in China.

Today’s Number — 1,000,000,000 (1 billion):
That’s the number of people worldwide who cannot afford healthcare, according to the WHO.

The gunman who shot and wounded the park ranger in Utah is still evading capture.

Black Friday is starting early if you shop on-line.