This Week in the Mercury

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Good Morning, News!

Posted by Amy J. Ruiz on Tue, Nov 25, 2008 at 8:33 AM

An Obama stimulus package is in the pipeline, and it could be "three times larger than one he was discussing only weeks ago, with the main focus on infrastructure." MSNBC says it'll be $500 billion.

And let the begging begin: Oregon's governor is urging Obama to spend some dough on the state's university campuses.

Meanwhile, it's your turn for a bailout! Kinda.

The Minnesota Senate race recount continues, and Al Franken has gained 46 votes. That doesn't count the thousands both campaigns have challenged.

What's up with the California Supreme Court Justice who last week was the only one who declined to hear a challenge to Prop 8?

A 13-year-old Florida student was arrested for farting in class.

Michael Vick pleaded guilty on the dogfighting charge. Speaking of dogs...


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