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Business News Archive - August 27, 2007

MIAMI, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Airlines announced today that it's the only airline to offer offers the option of curbside check in for passengers traveling on international flights from Miami International Airport (MIA).

Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.