Friday, May 27, 2011

Short Takes

Ratko Mladic, the Bosnian Serb general who massacred over 8,000 Serbian Muslims in 1995, has been captured.

Eight Americans were killed in a bombing in Afghanistan.

A judge has overturned the Wisconsin law that stripped public unions of bargaining rights.

The PATRIOT Act gets extended.

The list of missing people from the tornado in Joplin stands at 232.

The Supreme Court ruled that states can punish employers for hiring undocumented workers.

Democrats such as President Obama and Sen. Bill Nelson are doing pretty well poll-wise in Florida.

To the Finals: The Heat beat the Bulls.

The Tigers lost big to the Red Sox in a shortened game.