The Upshot

PARTING SHOTS: Volcanic eruption, tsunami hit Indonesia, Angle camp says Reid trying to ‘steal’ election

Liz Goodwin
The Upshot

Here is our roster of stories that managed to evade full-on blog treatment:

• More than 100 people are dead and hundreds more missing after a tsunami in Indonesia. (AP)

• Meanwhile, a volcano also erupted in the country and killed 13. (ABC)

• An attorney for Sharron Angle wrote in an email that Sen. Harry Reid intends to "steal" the election next week. (Politico)

• Drug giant GlaxoSmithKline will pay $750 million for selling tainted baby ointment and antidepressants that didn't work. (New York Times)

• The leader of a national tea party group suggests Muslims should not be allowed to serve in Congress. (Salon)

• Vice President Joe Biden said today that the midterm elections are "more important" than the 2008 presidential election. (Political Punch)

• Civil-rights activists in Britain are angry that a drug exported from the country will be used in a lethal-injection execution in Arizona. (Reuters)

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