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Business News Archive - November 07, 2009

Praises Dedication, Cooperation of Many During Groundbreaking Ceremony SHANKSVILLE, Pa., Nov. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Before helping to break ground for a national memorial honoring the 40 heroic passengers and crew members who died aboard United Flight 93 on 9/11, Governor Edward G.

SHANKSVILLE, Pa., Nov. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At a solemn ceremony in a remote Pennsylvania field, U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar marked the groundbreaking and start of construction for the permanent Flight 93 National Memorial.

OXFORD, Ohio, Nov. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Heralding a new era in business education, Miami University today announced the official dedication of the new home of its Farmer School of Business.

Word of the Day
sough
  • 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.'
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