Monday, March 21, 2011

Short Takes

Allied bombs struck ground forces in Libya.

Bombs also hit Tripoli, but the U.S. claims that Qaddafi isn’t the target.

President Obama is getting a taste of life in Brazil; touts it as a model of democracy.

Voters in Egypt have approved constitutional changes.

The run-off elections in Haiti are described as “smooth” in spite of some delays and irregularities.

Protesters supporting Pvt. Bradley Manning were arrested at Quantico, Virginia.

Oil prices go up after air strikes on Libya.

AT&T is buying T-Mobile for a lot of money.

Spring training: The Tigers beat the Nationals.