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2014-12-01 08:32:50

PARIS, December 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Institut Pasteur, research institute of excellence in science, medicine and public health since 1887, and a network of 32 Institut

2014-11-03 23:11:32

Questions arise about the suppression of the history of the Throne of David of Ethiopia and its divorce from the Church in Ethiopia on the 84th Anniversary of King Haile Selassie I's Coronation

2014-11-02 23:01:35

Questions arise about the suppression of the history of the Throne of David of Ethiopia and its divorce from the Church in Ethiopia on the 84th Anniversary of King Haile Selassie I's Coronation

2014-08-28 12:27:47

Iconic actor, comedian, writer, singer, dancer, and producer with a career spanning seven decades to be honored at Foundation's Annual Gala on October 8th, 2014 in Los Angeles NEW

2014-07-30 12:26:58

Dick & Noelle Wolf, Bob Iger & Willow Bay and Sidney & Katia Toledano to serve as co-chairs as world-renowned fashion and beauty brand, Dior, becomes the presenting sponsor for three upcoming PGF-USA

2014-07-21 12:21:48

VADUZ, Liechtenstein, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- http://www.worldreview.info The downing of Malaysia flight MH17 in Ukraine has catapulted the confrontation between

2014-04-15 12:21:56

WASHINGTON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Guard Association of the United States today released the following statement by retired Maj. Gen.

2014-04-02 23:28:10

Emerald extends agreement with Eisenhower as their exclusive linen and laundry services provider. San Diego, California (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Emerald

2014-03-12 16:24:23

DUSSELDORF, Germany, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Russian president, Vladimir Putin, is not the ruthless aggressor the West makes him out to be, argues Gabor Steingart,

2014-02-05 16:26:02

Pussy Riot Members To Join The Flaming Lips, The Fray, Imagine Dragons, Cake, Colbie Caillat and Sir Bob Geldof to draw attention to human rights issues around the world. NEW


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'.