Business News Archive - January 09, 2006

U.S. "shock jock" Howard Stern made his debut on unregulated satellite radio on Monday after years of fines for indecency, using salty language that would normally be bleeped out on mainstream radio.

More than four months after Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans' famed restaurant industry is hungry for chefs and staff to keep the kitchens humming.

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.