International News Archive - April 29, 2009
In an attempt to crack down on digital piracy, lawmakers in France are set to deliberate Wednesday on an updated version of a controversial bill that would shut off Internet accounts of illegal downloaders.
Word of the Day
- A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'