Monday, August 1, 2011

Short Takes

President Obama announces a deal on the debt ceiling.

Oops — Yemen kills 14 tribesmen by mistake.

Yet another reason why Rick Scott has dismal approval ratings as governor in Florida.

The heat wave is still on in the middle of the U.S.

Tax Break — Florida’s back-to-school tax holiday is August 12-14.

Watch out for the crabs.

Tropical Update: Let’s keep an eye in Invest 91. If it becomes a tropical storm, it will be named Emily.

The Tigers’ Justin Verlander goes NO/NO for 8-2/3 innings in beating the Angels, splitting the series, and keep their 2.5 games lead in the Central Division.