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2006-12-31 09:00:00

By HAROLD HECKLE MADRID, Spain - A 67-year-old woman has given birth to twin sons in the northern city of Barcelona, a hospital official said.

2005-08-25 09:09:48

By Marius Zaharia BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Romania's top anti-discrimination body said on Thursday it had issued a stern warning to ultra-nationalist party leader Corneliu Vadim Tudor for anti-gay comments on TV.


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'.