Thursday, March 31, 2011

Short Takes

Libya: The C.I.A. has had agents in country meeting with rebels.

Meanwhile, the Libyan foreign minister showed up in London after quitting his job.

In Syria, the president blames all his troubles on a “conspiracy.”

Budget negotiations are “inching” forward in the House.

President Obama wants to cut our oil imports by a third.

Ohio passes anti-union legislation.

Google and Microsoft are mixing it up over antitrust allegations.

Things are getting back to normal at MIA.

India beat Pakistan in the cricket World Cup semi-finals.