Business News Archive - May 08, 2007

NEW YORK, May 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A dramatic 397-foot long mural recently installed at the new American Airlines terminal at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) underscores the facility's status as one of the world's premier domestic and international gateways.

Vita Food Products and Cadbury Schweppes Americas Beverages have come together to launch a new line of savory soda-flavored sauces and marinades.

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/reports/c56156) has announced the addition of Mexico Food And Drink Report Q1 2007 to their offering. The Mexico Food & Drink Report provides independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on Mexico's food & drink industry.

BNSF Railway Company today announced significant enhancements to its proposed Southern California International Gateway (SCIG) based on input from residents, community leaders, and elected and port officials.

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'