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2007-05-17 18:00:35

M-S-R Public Power Agency's (M-S-R) $49 million, San Juan Project subordinate lien revenue bonds, series 2007 K are rated 'A+' by Fitch Ratings.

2006-11-29 12:01:24

Fitch Ratings affirms the underlying 'A+' rating on approximately $127.8 million in outstanding revenue bonds issued on behalf of Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron (CHMCA or the hospital).

2005-11-06 04:29:05

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Retailer Abercrombie & Fitch said on Friday it would stop selling some of its T-shirts after a national boycott by teenage girls, who objected to slogans emblazoned across the shirts such as "Who needs brains when you have these?" The teen-oriented apparel company, often criticized for its suggestive advertising featuring scantily-clad young models, did not specify which T-shirts it would pull but said in a brief statement that "We recognize that the shirts in...

2005-07-10 20:43:23

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo was seen as having won crucial breathing space on Monday after Catholic bishops declined to call on her to quit, but investors fretted the decision may prolong uncertainty.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.