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Business News Archive - June 23, 2006

By Tere Figueras Negrete, Steve Harrison and Lesley Clark, The Miami Herald Jun.

By Traci Shurley, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Jun. 23--FORT WORTH -- A Wise County woman tried to hire a hit man to kill the wife of her former lover after an unflattering article appeared in the local newspaper, a Tarrant County jury decided Friday.

Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.