Top Stories: Penn State Scandal, Italian Austerity Plan, Ramos Kidnapping
Good morning. We've veered from the solemn to the silly already today. Our early headlines:
Other stories making headlines include:
-- "Italy's Senate Passes Austerity Measures." (The Associated Press)
-- "U.S. Plans Bomb Sales In Gulf To Counter Iran." (The Wall Street Journal)
-- "U.S. Soldier Convicted In 'Thrill Kill' Of Afghans." (The Associated Press)
-- "Wilson Ramos Abduction In Venezuela: Still No Contact From Kidnappers, 36 Hours In." (The Washington Post)
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