International News Archive - October 18, 2008
Chinese officials say the latest tests of milk samples from the country's dairies revealed melamine content well below accepted limits.
Word of the Day
- Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.