Business News Archive - January 13, 2008

By Richard Abshire, The Dallas Morning News Jan. 13--Gary Westphal is a lawman and a Mesquite guy at heart, and his retirement after 35 years with the Mesquite Police Department, the last six as chief, isn't going to change that.

By The Herald, Rock Hill, S.C. Jan. 13--Rock Hill

Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.