International News Archive - February 18, 2010


According to new data released on Wednesday, researchers said that eight in ten men and seven in ten women will be overweight by 2020.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.