Thursday, November 10, 2011

Short Takes

Italy — The financial troubles continue, with investors not interested in propping it up.

Stocks fell on news of Italy’s money troubles.

Joe Paterno and Graham Spanier, the president of Penn State, have been fired in the wake of the sexual abuse scandal.

Debate Night — The GOP candidates were at it again, this time in Michigan.

R.I.P. Bil Keane, creator of the comic strip Family Circus.

Alaska is being pounded by a storm from the Pacific.

Tropical Update — It looks like TS Sean will miss Bermuda.