Reason Morning Links: A Subsidy for Banks, a Surge in Afghanistan, and a Suit Against George Bush


• Surprise, surprise: Many banks misuse their TARP subsidies.

• The Securities and Exchange Commission's case against Mark Cuban is dismissed.

• The Drug Enforcement Administration unleashes its own surge in Afghanistan.

• Former Guantanamo prisoners prepare to sue George W. Bush.

• Four more banks shut down.

• South African scientists launch clinical trials for an AIDS vaccine.