Saturday, September 3, 2011

Short Takes

Retribution — Forces who fought for Qaddafi have a rough go ahead.

Zero — Job growth went nowhere in August.

Backing off — The Obama administration will not put tough pollution controls on oil fields after all.

Firefighters gain control of the wildfires in California.

Good cop/bad cop — A police officer in Coral Gables, Florida, has been arrested for armed robbery.

Tropical Update — It’s Hurricane Katia again, and Tropical Storm Lee brings a lot of rain to the Louisiana Gulf Coast.

Justin Verlander got his 21st win as the Tigers beat the White Sox.