International News Archive - December 31, 2010


One out of every six British people alive today will still be around to celebrate their 100th birthday, British government officials said on Thursday.

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.'