International News Archive - December 21, 2010
Communities in central and northern China are facing power cuts and rationing as winter coal supplies start to drop due to a surging demand.
Word of the Day
- An evil spirit; a devil.
- A nightmare.
- In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'