Monday, August 22, 2011

Short Takes

Libya — Rebels are on the verge of taking Tripoli; Qaddafi’s sons are being held.

Syria — President Assad warns against foreign intervention.

Secretary of State Clinton isn’t happy with Iran’s treatment of the American hikers.

Thousands back anti-graft hunger strike in New Delhi.

Charges against Dominique Strauss-Kahn may be dropped.

Medical licenses are on the line in Florida pill mill crackdown.

School starts today in Miami-Dade County.

The Tigers swept the Indians this weekend and pull 4.5 games ahead in the division.