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2014-11-19 16:27:57

Page cites property rights and off-farm income as critical to enabling Africa to achieve its food production potential WASHINGTON, Nov.

2009-04-28 10:35:15

Former World Boxing Council heavyweight champion Greg Page has died at his Louisville, Ky., home after falling from bed, officials say. Page, 50, whose final bout at age 42 in 2001 left him with permanent brain injuries, choked to death Monday morning after sliding out of his hospital-style bed and getting his head caught in its railings, Jefferson County Deputy Coroner Jim Wesley told the Louisville Courier-Journal. Page knocked out Gerrie Coetzee in the eighth round to capture the WBA title...

2008-07-21 06:00:32

By Matt Mckinney, Star Tribune, Minneapolis Jul. 21--This newspaper published its first issue in 1867, a year in which a potato bug ate its way across the state, decimating a staple food crop. Supplies dropped. Prices rose.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.