Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Short Takes

The fighting in Syria, but there’s not much the U.S. can do about it.

The State Department is urging U.S. citizens to leave Syria.

Pensions for public employees are on the chopping block all over the country.

More bad weather hits the Midwest.

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) is well enough that she will be attending her husband’s launch in shuttle Endeavour this week.

House Speaker John Boehner says he will “take a look at” repealing oil company tax breaks.

A judge has granted an injunction against an NFL lockout.

Florida Republicans are fighting amongst themselves over the budget.