Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Short Takes

Still not over — the European debt crisis makes their recession continue.

Democrat Earl Ray Tomblin, acting governor of West Virginia, won a special election to make him governor… for a year.

The Ford Motor Company will add more jobs and raise salaries and bonuses under their new UAW agreement.

The House passed another continuing resolution to keep the government going for another six weeks.

Five GOP candidates will boycott the Univision debate because of Marco Rubio’s hurt fe-fe’s.

Miami-Dade County wants in on the new casino action.

Tropical Update — TS Philippe makes the turn and heads east.

The Tigers lost 10-1; the series is tied at 2 each. Meanwhile, the Rays lost to the Rangers, so there won’t be a Florida team in the World Series this year.