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2010-10-27 15:01:00

BALTIMORE, Oct. 27, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Amerigroup Foundation today announced its support for a new domestic violence screening and response program, based at Prince George's Hospital Center in Cheverly, Md. This is now the fifth hospital-based program of its kind in Maryland. Launch of the program comes on the heels of the governor's executive order creating the Maryland Domestic Violence Health Care Screening and Response Initiative, which was drafted under the direction of...

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2009-07-12 11:45:00

Linda the penguin has split up two male penguins who lived as a nesting couple for six years at the San Francisco Zoo, caretakers said. Male penguins Harry and Pepper had been so content together they were allowed to incubate and hatch an egg laid by another Magellanic penguin last year, zookeeper Anthony Brown said. Of all of the parents that year, they were the best. They took very good care of their chick, Brown told the San Francisco Examiner in a story published Saturday. Enter the widow...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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