Sunday, May 29, 2011

Short Takes

The death toll in the Missouri tornado has reached 139.

It’s personal — Osama bin Laden’s killing was also evening the score for the CIA.

A leak at a North Carolina chemical plant has caused evacuations.

R.I.P. Jeff Conaway, 60, actor in Taxi and the film version of Grease; Gil Scott-Heron, 62, godfather of rap and black culture.

The Tigers were rained out against Boston; they’ll make it up later.