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2011-10-18 09:45:39

NASA's Fermi team recently released the second catalog of gamma-ray sources detected by their satellite's Large Area Telescope (LAT).

2011-01-21 08:40:00

CHICAGO, Jan. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- What's the difference between a bad driving record and a good one? As much as $3,000 a year or more according to a new analysis comparing online auto insurance quotes.

2010-02-01 08:00:00

Commercial and Government Customers around the Globe Benefit from Pioneering Space Company HERNDON, Va., Feb.

2009-05-28 13:58:41

Authorities in Washington County, Ore., said a man arrested for misuse of 911 allegedly called the emergency number to report his fast food order was incorrect. Police said Raibin Raof Osman, 20, called 911 Monday night to report that a McDonald's in Aloha had failed to give him a box of orange juice with his drive-through order, The (Portland) Oregonian reported Thursday. Osman told the dispatcher that a McDonald's employee had been laughing at his brother's poor English. That's why I...

2009-05-06 10:46:00

Speakers and agenda to offer solutions that accelerate sales in today's economy SANTA CRUZ, Calif.

2009-05-05 13:52:42

Authorities in Oregon said a bar brawl that required 12 police officers to break it up started when a man slapped a woman singing karaoke. Sgt.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'