Thursday, August 16, 2012

Short Takes

Syria — More airstrikes against civilians, and the war threatens to spread to Lebanon.

Pennsylvania’s voter ID law survives a court challenge.

Swing state economics — They’re doing better than the overall U.S.

More good economic news on the manufacturing and home building fronts.

The Florida voter purge continues.

Tropical Update: Invest 93L is now Tropical Depression Eight. Still heading east.

The Tigers beat the Twins (finally), and Miggy gets his 30th HR.