Thursday, September 8, 2011

Short Takes

Heat-seeking missiles are among the missing weapons in Libya.

No one still seems to know where Qaddafi is.

The trial of Hosni Mubarak goes on in Egypt.

Firefighters in Texas gain in the wildfires.

A plane carrying members of a Russian hockey team crashed and killed at least 40 people, including three former players for the Florida Panthers.

Bill Richardson is trying to get Alan Gross freed in Cuba.

Tropical Update — Hurricane Katia continues its path away from land, Tropical Storm Maria threatens the northern Antilles and Puerto Rico, and Tropical Storm Nate is gathering forces in the Gulf of Yucatan.

The Tigers beat the Indians 8-6 and are now 9 games ahead.