Business News Archive - February 03, 2007

By The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Ill. Feb. 3--Results from Feb. 2 games involving Heart of Illinois conference basketball teams Fieldcrest 59, Deer Creek-Mackinaw 56 Junior guard Jordan Krone scored eight of his team-high 16 points in a key third quarter as Fieldcrest High School, ranked No.

By Leslie Reed, Omaha World-Herald, Neb. Feb. 3--LINCOLN -- The Nebraska Supreme Court disbarred two lawyers Friday. LaVon Stennis Williams of Omaha, an attorney since 1991, was disbarred after voluntarily surrendering her law license.

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.