Monday, March 14, 2011

Short Takes

There was a second explosion at nuclear reactor in Japan.

The death toll in Japan could surpass 10,000.

The earthquake was earth-changing.

Not surprisingly, world stock markets are down on the news from Japan.

Thousands of people have been evacuated in the Northeast after floods crest rivers.

P.J. Crowley, the State Department press secretary, is out after his comments on the imprisonment of WikiLeaks suspect Pvt. Bradley Manning.

Spring training: The Tigers split a two-team double header: they beat the Orioles in the first, but lost to the Astros in the second.