International News Archive - March 11, 2009
A London prison built by convicts in the late 19th century has been listed as a historic building.
China said that its exports plunged in February, falling 25.7 percent as the global recession cut sharply into consumer spending.
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'.