Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Short Takes

Kiting checks? — The Treasury may be able to delay the default by a week.

Anders Breivik, the suspect in the Norway shootings, also wanted to use anthrax but didn’t know how.

Rep. David Wu (D-OR) will resign over sexual assault charges.

Keep ’em flying — They’re trying to come up with a bill in Congress to fund the FAA.

Miami-Dade County Public Schools trims the budget but spares the teachers.

People are lining up for trips to Cuba under the new rules.

R.I.P. Dan Peek, 60, one of the original members of rock band America.

Tropical Update: Invest 90 is moving west and could bring some rain to Texas, which needs it.

The Tigers beat the White Sox as Justin Verlander gets his 14th win.