International News Archive - July 17, 2012
The European Commission has begun an investigation into whether Microsoft failed to follow through with antitrust commitments it made back in 2009.
Word of the Day
- A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin