Friday, August 24, 2012

Short Takes

France backs the Syrian no-fly zone.

Austin Tice, a U.S. freelance journalist, is missing in Syria.

General: The Taliban is involved in the “insider” killings in Afghanistan.

Mitt Romney trotted out his energy plan while campaigning in New Mexico.

Stocks fall when the Fed doesn’t come through with new stimulus ideas.

Tropical Update: Other than Isaac, there’s Tropical Storm Joyce out in the Atlantic, but it will stay away from the U.S. mainland.

It took eleven innings, but the Tigers beat the Blue Jays for the sweep.