Sunday, September 16, 2012

Short Takes

The U.S. orders embassy staff to leave Tunis and the Sudan.

Four more troops killed in Afghanistan by insiders.

China deals with protestors against Japan over disputed islands.

Chicago teachers could vote to end their strike as early as today.

Curiosity finds some strange-looking rocks on Mars.

Hockey: No deal reached; the NHL locks out their players.

Tropical Update: There’s a new disturbance east of the Antilles; in the Pacific, Typhoon Sanba is heading for Korea.

The Tigers beat the Indians; stay one game out of first in the division.