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General News Archive - February 08, 2012

Parents and teens often times have a hard time communicating.

The Alliance for Aging Research, http://www.agingresearch.org, today applauded the Obama Administration for reprogramming $50 million from the current

Protica has announced that their latest protein shot, Profect®, can be beneficial to patients undergoing chemotherapy. Whitehall, PA (PRWEB) February 07,

Innokin recently announced its latest electronic cigarette, the LEOPro.

Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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