Sunday, August 7, 2011

Short Takes

Navy SEALS are among the dead in the helicopter shoot-down in Afghanistan.

They’re rioting in north London after a police shooting.

Gov. Rick Perry (R-TX) held his Jesus rally in Houston. Thomas Jefferson declined to appear.

They’re coming from outer space! Electrical companies brace for the effects of solar flares.

Tropical Update: Emily is back, but as a tropical depression and heading out to sea.

The Tigers beat the Royals again. That was Justin Verlander’s 16th win and Jose Valverde’s 32nd save.