Saturday, November 20, 2010

Short Takes

Droning on — The U.S. seeks to widen the area for deploying drones in Pakistan.

Such a deal — Israel gets security agreements in return for a freeze on building settlements.

Things aren’t looking good for the miners trapped in New Zealand.

The UN worries that its troops were responsible for bringing cholera to Haiti.

Rep. Charlie Rangel (D-NY) could be censured; the ethics hearing into Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) is put on indefinite hold.

Just in time for the holidays, gas prices are creeping up.