Thursday, September 22, 2011

Short Takes

Troy Davis was executed by the state of Georgia last night after his stay request was denied by the Supreme Court.

President Obama makes his case for Israel at the UN and tries to dissuade the Palestinians.

The disaster-aid bill didn’t pass the House.

The American hikers have been freed by Iran; they’re in Oman on their way home.

Whew — That big satellite scheduled to to de-orbit won’t hit the U.S.

Charm Offensive — Gov. Rick Scott’s approval is inching up, but he’s still among the lowest in the swing states.

Tropical Update — TS Ophelia is moving slowly northwest.

The Tigers rallied late to beat the Royals.