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2009-11-06 16:28:00

Allegedly Used Non-Conforming Component in Military's Bunker Buster Bombs WASHINGTON, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States has filed a lawsuit against Kaman Dayron Inc., alleging that the Orlando, Fla., defense contractor violated the False Claims Act by knowingly substituting non-conforming parts in fuzes (sophisticated ignition devices incorporating mechanical and/or electronic components) supplied to the military for use in "bunker buster" bombs, the Justice Department...

2006-06-01 18:39:02

DUBLIN, Ohio (Reuters) - Beefed-up bunkers at the Memorial tournament drew a mixed player response after Thursday's opening round, Phil Mickelson describing them as fair and Nick Price as pot luck. Backed by the PGA Tour, Memorial host Jack Nicklaus has arranged for all the bunkers on the par-72 Muirfield Village layout to be raked in an unconventional way to make sand escapes something of a lottery. "It's fair for everybody, and everybody has to play it," U.S. Masters champion...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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