Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Short Takes

Stopping START — Sen. Jon Kyl (R-AZ) is blocking the ratification of the treaty with Russia.

Genuine Hero — Staff Sgt. Salvatore A. Giunta received the Medal of Honor.

The death toll in Haiti from cholera is rising and could be as bad as the earthquake.

Former detainees at Gitmo get cash from Britain.

Lisa Murkowski
takes the lead in the senate race in Alaska.

GM boosts the size of its IPO.

The Florida legislature gets down to business.