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Business News Archive - August 22, 2007

By Carolyn Jung, San Jose Mercury News, Calif. Aug. 22--This morning, the largest Whole Foods in the West will open its doors in Cupertino. Billed as the flagship for Northern California, this Whole Foods at 20955 Stevens Creek Blvd. features a Market Bistro (open 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials at O'Charley's Restaurants, a leading casual-dining restaurant concept with 240 locations in 19 Southeast and Midwest states, have unveiled its new Limited Time Only (LTO) menu, featuring eight Flavor Road items.

Pfizer today announced that Frank A. D'Amelio, a

Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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