Business News Archive - October 25, 2009

PALM DESERT, Calif., Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), AAA, and the U.S.

WASHINGTON, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) MONDAY, OCTOBER 26: ERIE CANAL Profile America -- Monday, October 26th.

Toronto Stock Exchange (Venture) Symbol: "WND" Issued and Outstanding: 46,099,397 VANCOUVER, Oct.

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Puerto Rico Governor Luis G. Fortuno announced yesterday that the fire that began Friday morning at fuel storage tank facility in Bayamon, Puerto Rico has been extinguished.

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.