Monday, May 16, 2011

Short Takes

Israeli troops fire on protesters as thousands breach their borders.

There was a massacre in northern Guatemala; 29 people were killed.

The Mississippi River reached record flood levels at Vicksburg.

Shuttle Endeavour is ready again to try for its final launch.

A Cathay Pacific flight made an emergency landing in Singapore after catching fire. All passengers got off safely.

R.I.P. Doric Wilson, playwright and leader of the gay theatre movement.

The Bulls beat the Heat in their first game.

The Tigers were rained out against the Royals.