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NewsBites: Taylor Swift Sings to Kanye at VMAs, Californians Return to Their Homes + More

Taylor Swift sings about Kanye at the 2010 VMAs—maybe. [Fox News]

The New York Times is reporting that the Pentagon has plans to “buy and destroy all 10,000 copies” of a new Afghanistan-war memoir. [VF Daily]

Residents return to the devastated San Bruno area. [MSNBC]

By accident of timing, as Mexico approaches the 200th anniversary on Thursday of the start of its rebellion against Spain, the national mood has sunk into its deepest funk in years. [NY Times]

Kim Clijsters takes US Open final. [ESPN]

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