Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Short Takes

Missile or not? Experts doubt that Iran has the missile from North Korea as detailed in the WikiLeaks.

Speaking of WikiLeaks, the U.S. is trying to make nice with Pakistan after the leaked cables ruffled feathers there.

The Americas on WikiLeaks — It wasn’t just Pakistan and France that got dissed in the cables.

The Senate finally passed the Food Safety bill.

The Deficit Commission can’t come to a unanimous decision on taxes and spending.

There may be hope yet for the New Start treaty.

The Senate voted down the plan to end earmarks.

Consumer confidence is up; home prices are down.

Art Basel is here — No, that’s not a person, it’s Miami Beach’s annual art fest that draws the rich and famous.