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2014-09-16 08:20:38

LONDON, September 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the last year, over 60,000 unaccompanied minors from Central American nations have crossed the northern border into the United

2010-01-14 13:34:46

When the Cold War ended, many people feared that new and old conflicts around the world would start flaring up.

2006-01-09 07:30:00

Pope Benedict on Monday warned of a clash of civilizations caused by the "moral perversion" of terrorism, called for peace between Israel and Palestinians, and urged cuts in arms spending to feed the poor.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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