Thursday, January 20, 2011

Short Takes

The U.S. plans to lift the ban on cases in Gitmo, opening the door for more tribunals.

President Obama nudged the Chinese leader on human rights, but was polite about it.

Jared Loughner has been indicted for the shootings in Tucson.

Rep. Giffords could leave the hospital as early as tomorrow to go to rehab.

Jean-Claude Duvalier faces human-rights charges in Haiti.

A Canadian has been charged with plotting to kill U.S. troops in Iraq.

R.I.P. Michael Langham, 91, theatre director.