Friday, October 7, 2011

Short Takes

Bank bailout — The European Central Bank is giving more aid to its members.

NATO sticks to its guns in Libya.

A U.S. government panel says testing healthy men for prostate cancer is not a good idea.

Bummer — Federal officials are telling California medical marijuana shops to close.

Let the games begin — An appeals court says the legislature can expand gambling in Miami-Dade.

Dolphin quarterback Chad Henne is out for the season, maybe for good.

Tropical Update — It’s now Hurricane Philippe, but it’s no threat to any land.