Saturday, March 10, 2012

Short Takes

Syria — The U.N. reports that the situation there is grave and the government is resisting attempts to get aid to areas under attack.

A year after the earthquake and tsunami, Japan’s nuclear energy industry is still mainly off-line.

The employment picture continued its growth in February, adding 227,000 more jobs. (The Republicans didn’t like that.)

The Florida legislature passed a $70 billion state budget.

According to one senator, there’s no climate change because the bible says so.

Spring training — The Tigers get their first loss in the Grapefruit League play to the Phillies.