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2008-05-27 12:00:10

AUSTIN, Texas, May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AT&T Inc. has announced that Texas native Don Cain has been named president of AT&T Texas. Cain started with AT&T in 1979 in Dallas and has progressed through a series of jobs, with responsibilities in customer service, regulatory and external affairs, including positions in South Africa and Washington, D.C. He has served as a board member of the Oklahoma City Chamber, Allied Arts, Oklahoma Business and Education Coalition and...

2006-12-16 00:00:00

PHILADELPHIA _ A Swedish astronaut kept a Frisbee in the air for 20 seconds Friday, claiming the new world record for "Maximum Time Aloft". Only thing is, it was floating in zero gravity, aboard the International Space Station. And the astronaut, Christer Fuglesang, kept it from bumping into anything _ or going out of range of the camera in a feed to Earth _ by blowing on it. If the record is accepted by the World Flying Disc Federation, Fuglesang would eclipse the longstanding 16.72-second...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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