International News Archive - February 20, 2009


German Finance Minister Peer Steinbruck warned the European Union may have to rescue individual countries overwhelmed by national debt.

Word of the Day
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.