Business News Archive - May 20, 2006

By Doug Donovan, The Baltimore Sun May 20--Nine months and half a million dollars later, Baltimore has a new slogan.

By Zane Wilson, The Sun News, Myrtle Beach, S.C. May 20--COLUMBIA -- Residents in the possible path of Interstate 73 will soon get the answer they have sought for 15 months. The proposed route for the southern leg of I-73 will be revealed at 11 a.m. May 30 at the capital city's convention center.

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.