Sunday, October 16, 2011

Short Takes

Bangkok escapes flood waters.

Israel releases the names of the prisoners that it plans to release as part of their swap with Palestine.

U.S. cuts back the number of troops it plans to leave in Iraq.

The campaign in Ohio to repeal the ban on collective bargaining by public employees heats up.

Foreclosures could be the Achilles heel in the housing recovery.

Tropical Update — There’s a disturbance over the Yucatan.