General News Archive - November 03, 2008

The United States has agreed to most of the changes Iraqi leaders made to a security agreement between the two countries, the Iraqi state-run newspaper said. Al-Sabah reported U.S.

Workers at Canada's Calgary Zoo were saddened by the weekend death of a 15-month-old Asian elephant from a viral infection.

High-scoring Denver guard Allen Iverson will go to the Detroit Pistons in a trade for three players, the Detroit Free Press reported Monday. The newspaper said it learned that Iverson would be traded for Chauncey Billups, Antonio McDyess and Cheikh Samb.

Auburn Hills, MI (Sports Network) - The Detroit Pistons pulled off a big deal on Monday, acquiring star guard Allen Iverson from the Denver Nuggets in exchange for three players.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.