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2011-05-05 12:10:00

DALLAS/FORT WORTH, Texas, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- "DFW Nonstop," a new 24/7 local news and lifestyle channel, produced by NBC 5, debuted Wednesday, May 4, on digital channel 5.2 featuring a unique lineup of locally produced news and lifestyle programs geared for North Texas viewers. The channel's signature program is a 6:30 p.m. half-hour newscast, "Nonstop Nightly," anchored by NBC 5's Jane McGarry. "NBC DFW is committed to producing even more local programming for our North Texas...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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