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International News Archive - December 21, 2011

French Women May Be Ordered To Have Faulty Breast Implants Removed

French government officials are expected to order tens of thousands of women to have defective breast implants made from industrial silicone removed because of health concerns.

Word of the Day
bretelles
  • 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'.