Business News Archive - May 25, 2006
The death toll in northern Thailand's worst floods in 60 years, caused by a rare climatic factor, rose to 43 on Thursday with dozens more still missing as rescuers slogged through mud and debris for bodies.
Word of the Day
- An evil spirit; a devil.
- A nightmare.
- In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'