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2008-07-12 06:00:16

By John Scheibe, Ventura County Star, Calif. Jul. 12--Fighting and winning the battle against a wildfire is much like fighting a war: It takes lots of boots on the ground and tactical assaults from the air. Maj.

2006-06-24 01:10:55

VANCOUVER (Reuters) - The Vancouver Canucks and Florida Panthers pulled off the first major deal of NHL Draft week on Friday night as the Canucks sent forward Todd Bertuzzi to the Panthers for goalie Roberto Luongo.

2006-06-23 22:20:03

VANCOUVER (Reuters) - The Vancouver Canucks and Florida Panthers pulled off the first major deal of NHL Draft week on Friday night as the Canucks sent forward Todd Bertuzzi to the Panthers for goalie Roberto Luongo.


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'.