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Business News Archive - September 25, 2010

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Expedition 24 Commander Alexander Skvortsov and Flight Engineers Tracy Caldwell Dyson and Mikhail Kornienko landed their Soyuz TMA-18 spacecraft in Kazakhstan on Saturday, Sept. 25, wrapping up a six-month stay aboard the International Space Station.

BEIJING, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Frbiz.com one of China's leading B2B search platforms, reports on egg prices in China. Since June, China's domestic prices for eggs have soared. One-third of the country is experiencing an egg retail price exceeding 10 RMB per kilogram.

WASHINGTON, Sept. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S.

Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.