Saturday, July 7, 2012

Short Takes

Afghanistan is now a major non-NATO ally.

A Syrian general has defected to the rebel side.

It’s Libya’s turn to try an election.

The two-week heat wave has been deadly.

The June jobs report was flat; 80,000 new and unemployment still 8.2%.

Cholera in Cuba — Fifteen deaths have been reported.

The Tigers beat KC.