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2010-06-03 18:23:00

LOS ANGELES, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- International Medical Corps is proud to be selected as a partner in Members Project from American Express and TakePart, an innovative campaign that provides simple ways people can make a big difference in the world.

2009-10-29 09:53:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2009-10-16 17:59:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will open the first Veterans Curation Project laboratory, funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, in Augusta, Ga., on Tuesday, October 20.

2009-07-01 11:26:00

WASHINGTON, July 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced today it will waive all day use fees from Aug. 1-9, 2009 at its more than 2,400 Corps-operated recreation sites nationwide.

2008-09-22 18:00:19

To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Doug Garman of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, +1-202- 761-1807, doug.m.garman@usace.army.mil WASHINGTON, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2007-07-26 12:24:32

By JEFF HAMPTON By Jeff Hampton The Virginian-Pilot From 1944 to 1965, Navy aircraft swooped low over the Currituck Sound with a mission to blast targets on the Currituck Outer Banks.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.