Friday, February 4, 2011

Short Takes

Graceful Exit — The U.S. is working out a way for Egypt’s President Mubarak to leave.

Beat the Press — Journalists are threatened for covering the demonstrations in Egypt.

Winter — It’s still cold, snowy, and icy in the Midwest and South.

Madoff Suspicions — J.P. Morgan had their doubts about Bernie Madoff’s investments but didn’t do anything.

Rep. Giffords keeps getting better.

Jobless claims dropped last week.

Florida isn’t happy about Cuba’s plans to drill for oil.

Planning a comeback? Former Congressman Mark Foley, last seen hitting on teenage boys, is slowly rejoining the ranks of the GOP.