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Business News Archive - August 03, 2006

By Jane Palmer, Omaha World-Herald, Neb. Aug. 3--You've seen the Ford Birthsite. The Joslyn Castle. Girls and Boys Town. You're heard about Father Flanagan and about Edward Creighton, whose fortune founded a university. That's Omaha's pristine past.

DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co. said on Thursday it is recalling about 1.2 million trucks, sport utility vehicles and vans in the United States because a faulty speed control deactivation switch may cause fires.

Word of the Day
ultimo
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
The word 'ultimo' comes from the Latin phrase 'ultimo mense', 'in the last month'.
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