Monday, December 13, 2010

Short Takes

A South Korean ship sank off Antarctica; 22 people are missing.

Six Americans were killed by a bomb at a new Afghan/U.S. post.

Sweden is shocked by its first terrorist attack in 30 years.

The Midwest is still being pounded by a blizzard.

The blizzard collapsed the roof of Minneapolis’s Metrodome, forcing the Vikings and Giants to move their Monday night game to Detroit.

Risky borrowers are finding lenders, but at a price.

U.S. envoy Richard Holbrooke is still in critical condition in a Washington hospital after heart surgery.

Bundle up: the cold that brought the blizzard to the Midwest will visit South Florida tonight and tomorrow.