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2005-09-23 12:24:39

By Kevin Drawbaugh WASHINGTON (Reuters) - William McDonough will step down as chairman of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, the U.S. panel created to clean up the auditing business after a run of corporate scandals said on Friday.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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