Thursday, February 10, 2011

Short Takes

At least 27 cadets were killed by a suicide bomber at a Pakistani military school.

Protests in Egypt continue as workers join the strike.

The talks between North and South Korea did not end well.

A gas line explosion has homes on fire in Allentown, Pennsylvania.

They’re getting yet another blast of winter in the central U.S.

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is able to speak and continues to recover.

Sen. Jim Webb (D-VA) is not running for re-election in 2012.

The NYSE is in talks to be taken over by a German group.

Training day — The Obama administration wants to invest a lot of money in high-speed rail.

There are signs of improvement in the economic forecast for Miami’s air and sea ports.