What We're Following This Afternoon

Editor’s Note: This article previously appeared in a different format as part of The Atlantic’s Notes section, retired in 2021.

Romney goes after Trump: Among other things, he said of the Republican presidential front-runner “a business genius he is not.” And, Romney, who sought Trump’s endorsement in 2012, said the billionaire had neither the “temperament nor the judgment” to be president.

“Do not come to Europe”: That’s the message from Donald Tusk, the president of the European Council, to illegal economic migrants. Europe is struggling with formulating a unified refugee policy. Tusk’s call was not directed at asylum-seekers from places such as Syria and Iraq.

A trove of baseball cards: Seven extremely rare baseball cards of Ty Cobb, the Tigers great, were recently discovered in an attic, a find potentially worth more than a million dollars. The cards were found in an old paper bag by a family sifting through the belongings of their deceased great-grandfather’s dilapidated house. Update: More here

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