Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Short Takes

Iran used force against their pro-democracy protesters.

The Egyptian army outlines a six-month plan for ruling the country until elections.

Try, try again — The House voted to extend the PATRIOT Act.

The anti-union sentiments of Wisconsin Gov. Walker are not going over well with organized labor.

The budget proposed by President Obama does not include funds for the expansion of Miami’s port.

The nephew of the Dalai Lama was killed in a road accident in Florida.

R.I.P. George Shearing, 91, cool jazz pianist.