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2005-07-26 16:40:58

Please read in 5th paragraph ...Baker will be buried in Longview... instead of ...Baker will be burned in Longview... A corrected story follows: WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The remains of two U.S.

2005-07-26 16:40:00

Please read in 5th paragraph ...Baker will be buried in Longview... instead of ...Baker will be burned in Longview... A corrected story follows: WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The remains of two U.S.

2005-07-26 15:33:22

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The remains of two U.S. Air Force officers from Texas, missing for 40 years since their bomber crashed in Laos during the Vietnam War, have been found and are being returned to their families for burial, the Pentagon said on Tuesday. Col.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.