Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Short Takes

Gunmen attack Shiite Muslims in Pakistan, killing 13.

Dr. Ralph Steinman, one of the three chosen for the Nobel Prize in medicine this year, died three days before winning the award.

Occupy Wall Street is spreading beyond New York.

Amanda Knox’s murder conviction in Italy has been overturned and she has been freed.

Two divers are rescued after being left behind by a charter boat off Miami Beach.

Miami-Dade teachers pick up their first merit pay checks.

Tropical Update — TS Philippe is staying out to sea.

The Tigers beat the Yankees 5-4 to pull ahead 2-1 in the series.