Business News Archive - June 04, 2006

By Luisa Yanez, The Miami Herald Jun. 4--Joseph Caleb. Say the name and the bustling Liberty City community center comes to mind, but few in Miami-Dade today know of the man and how he earned such an honor.

By T. Keung Hui, The News & Observer, Raleigh, N.C. Jun. 4--Karl G. Hudson Jr., a longtime Raleigh business and civic leader who ran the Triangle's Hudson Belk department stores, died Friday. He was 86.

By Kevin Garcia, The Brownsville Herald, Texas Jun. 4--Meteorologists and coastal residents are keeping a wary eye on the Atlantic Ocean following last year's devastating hurricane season.

By Deepa Babington DALLAS (Reuters) - It has been accused of profiting off the backs of hard-working Americans, keeping the world's biggest economy addicted to oil and being an enemy of the planet. These days, there isn't much Exxon Mobil Corp. is not accused of.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).