Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Short Takes

Libya — Qaddafi’s son, Saif-al Islam, was not captured by rebels.

Running flat — Economists see no second recession, but no recovery, either.

The stock market rallied, then closed a little up on mixed news about Libya, oil prices, and the economy.

A 5.5 earthquake hit southern Colorado.

The memorial to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. opened on the Mall in Washington.

After-school care is on the block in Miami-Dade.

R.I.P. Jack Layton, NDP leader in Canada.

The Tigers beat the Rays as Justin Verlander gets win #19.