Friday, February 18, 2011

Short Takes

The situation in Bahrain is keeping the Pentagon alert.

Protests continue in Libya.

The opposition leader in Iran is missing.

The chances for a government shut-down are getting better.

Wisconsin Democrats took it on the lam to stymie a vote in Madison on the anti-union bill.

One problem with a growing economy: inflation.

Police have arrested a suspect for arson in the burning of four historic buildings on Miami Beach.

Florida’s Turnpike extension in Miami-Dade County goes cashless this weekend.