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Business News Archive - May 29, 2006

By The Bradenton Herald, Fla. May 26--The Florida Highway Patrol this morning is reporting several traffic accidents in Manatee and Sarasota counties: At 7:53 a.m. at County Road 72, also known as Clark Road, west of Interstate 75 in Sarasota. No injuries or road block. At 7:31 a.m.

Word of the Day
omphalos
  • 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.
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