Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Short Takes

Five U.S. soldiers were killed in a rocket attack in Iraq.

We could be out of Afghanistan sooner than planned.

The wildfire in Arizona has gotten much bigger.

Spring flooding, sandbags, and a town in Iowa.

A group of doctors is suing the state of Florida over the new gun-gag law.

Miami-Dade students improved their FCAT scores.

R.I.P. Andrew Gold, 59, songwriter; “Thank You for Being a Friend.”

Tropical update — Invest 94 hasn’t moved much since yesterday, but forecasters think it could develop into a tropical depression.

The Tigers beat the Rangers.