Friday, August 9, 2013

Short Takes

U.S. consulate in Pakistan evacuated under terror threat.

Syria — Fears of Al-Qaeda loom as foreign fighters enter the battle.

California wildfire destroys 26 homes.

Bill Clinton, Ben Bradlee, and Oprah Winfrey get the Medal of Freedom.

R.I.P. Karen Black, 74, actor best remembered for Five Easy Pieces.

The Tigers swept the Indians 10-3, extend the streak to 12.