Friday, July 12, 2013

Short Takes

Arab nations pledge $12 billion in aid to Egypt; U.S. mulls it over.

Ireland votes to allow abortion in life-or-death cases.  (Which puts them ahead of Texas.)

Republicans screw over the poor in passing the farm bill.

Pennsylvania A.G. won’t defend same-sex marriage ban in court.

Stocks closed way up thanks to the Fed’s happy talk.

Depsite Miggy’s 30th HR, the Tigers lost to the Chisox 6-3.