Sunday, August 28, 2011

Short Takes

Hurricane Irene came into New York City this morning.

The clean-up begins in North Carolina, Virginia, and D.C. after Hurricane Irene passed by yesterday.

A little late — Qaddafi offers to talk to rebels.

The U.S. says that al-Qaeda’s number two man has been killed in Pakistan.

Indian anti-corruption activist ends his hunger strike.

Hurricane Irene is getting all the attention, but there are two other tropical disturbances in the North Atlantic worth keeping an eye on.

Justin Verlander got his 20th win as the Tigers beat the Twins 6-4.