International News Archive - August 31, 2009


US motorcycle maker Harley-Davidson said it broke into the India market Monday with the arrival of 25 hogs rolling through the streets of New Delhi.

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.