- With still a week before the June 1 official opening of hurricane season, a second named storm swirls in the Pacific as Hurricane Bud forms off of Mexico's west coast.
- Iowa Democrats are blasting GOP Rep. Steve King, calling on him to renounce his comments comparing immigrants to dogs.
- Republicans continue to block re-authorization for the Violence Against Women Act as House GOP leaders refuse to take up the Senate version passed earlier this month.
- Britain's Q1 GDP numbers have been revised downward still as the UK's economy shrank 0.3% in the first three months of the year due in part to a construction slump.
- Microsoft will apparently be releasing a full version of Office for tablets in November, similar to a leaked beta seen in February.
Thursday, May 24, 2012
Posted by Zandar