Monday, May 21, 2012

Short Takes

Shields up — NATO declares that it can ward off incoming missiles.

The G.O.P. doubled down on their debt ceiling threat.

A riot at a Mississippi prison has left one guard dead and others injured.

Gas prices keep falling.

The man convicted of the Pan Am 103 bombing in 1988 has died.

If you missed the annular eclipse, here’s some pictures.

R.I.P. Robin Gibb of the Bee Gees.

Tropical Update: TS Alberto is weakening and tracking out to sea.

The Tigers beat the Pirates.