General News Archive - June 18, 2009


McDonald's Corp said it would continue a massive McCafe marketing campaign that has helped push it to No 2 in a survey of US coffee drinkers.

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").