Monday, February 27, 2012

Short Takes

Afghanistan violence continues, making the U.S. exit strategy dicey.

An assassination plot against Vladimir Putin was foiled.

Syrians vote on charter.

The trial on the Gulf oil spill has been delayed.

It’s finally raining in Texas.

Rain delays the start of the Daytona 500 until Monday.

Here’s the complete list of the Oscar winners. Congratulations to all, including Christopher Plummer.