Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Short Takes

Chances are that Pakistan’s intelligence service leaked the name of the CIA station chief in that country in retaliation for the raid that killed Bin Laden.

A ship loaded with hundreds of refugees has sunk in the Mediterranean off Libya.

Syria claims it has put down the rebellion.

The Mississippi River has crested at Memphis; New Orleans gets ready for it.

Florida slashes spending on public education.

Microsoft is on the verge of buying Skype.

The Tigers beat the Blue Jays handily.