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Business News Archive - May 15, 2010

HEILONGJIANG, China, May 15 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Yanglin Soybean, Inc.

DEARBORN, Mich., May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- AAA Michigan employees volunteered their time and expertise today (May 15, 2010) at the "Brightmoor Community Festival" in Detroit.

POULTNEY, Vt., May 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Green Mountain College awarded 122 bachelor's degrees and 21 master's degrees in an outdoor ceremony on the Poultney campus this morning. Carol M.

Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.