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Entertainment News Archive - November 10, 2006

Alcoa (NYSE:AA), a sponsor of the Ferrari Pan-Am 20,000 and exclusive supplier of all Ferrari Gran Turisimo aluminum spaceframes, announced today that the Italian automaker's caravan has stopped in Pittsburgh as part of its 84-day test drive journey of its new, 12-cylinder 599 GTB Fiorano.

By Andrea Holecek, The Times, Munster, Ind. Nov. 9--Mittal Steel USA has established an application process for those seeking entry-level, hourly positions at its Indiana and Illinois plants. "We're not hiring now," company spokesman David Allen said. "It's for when we need to.

Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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