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2011-03-17 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) FRIDAY, MARCH 18: AMELIA EARHART Profile America -- Friday, March 18th, noting Women's History Month.

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2010-01-21 13:55:00

Bernard Piccard is hoping to raise awareness about the potential for renewable energy by flying a solar-powered aircraft around the world.

2009-10-27 05:55:00

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Savvis, Inc. (Nasdaq: SVVS), a global leader in outsourced internet infrastructure services for the enterprise, today announced that it has been chosen as the winner of the 2009 Spirit of Technology Award by the St.

2009-04-28 13:39:00

LONDON, April 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The global aviation industry must rely on technological advances to address three of its most pressing challenges -- the worldwide economy, the environment and global air transportation system modernization -- AIA President and CEO Marion Blakey told the audience at the Royal Aeronautical Society's Lindbergh Lecture Tuesday.

2008-09-08 03:00:16

By Lewis, Connie Airfares are on the rise at major airports nationwide, but if it's any comfort, they've remained flat in San Diego. The average domestic fare from Lindbergh Field was $296 in the first quarter, up a couple bucks from the year-ago quarter, according to a report from the U.S.

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2005-07-03 11:02:42

American adventurers Steve Fossett and Mark Rebholz took off Saturday in an attempt to retrace a record-setting flight across the Atlantic made 86 years earlier.


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'.