Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Short Takes

Another number 2 leader of Al-Qaeda has been killed.

The Taliban threatens to kill Prince Harry.

Syria — Russia says Assad would leave if he was voted out. (I think the people have spoken…)

The Chicago teachers’ strike takes on political overtones.

Anonymous claims credit for hacking GoDaddy.

Flash spotted on Jupiter. (That’s how War of the Worlds started….)

Tropical Update: TS Leslie is far north, heading for the Maritimes. Hurricane Michael is also heading northeast, and the newest disturbance is going that way, too.

Andy Murray won the mens’ title at the U.S. Open.

The Tigers’ slump continues with a loss to the White Sox.