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2009-04-14 15:09:00

Aerial Tour, Local Briefings Part of Bush-Clinton Effort to Raise Funds, Awareness CAMERON, La., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- President George Bush 41 toured Cameron, Louisiana today and declared that the Bush-Clinton Coastal Recovery Fund he oversees with former President Bill Clinton would not give up on helping coastal towns and communities in Texas and Louisiana still struggling to recover in the wake of the 2008 hurricane season. The former president was accompanied by Louisiana Governor...

2006-05-18 07:12:19

By Jeffrey Jones CAMERON, Louisiana (Reuters) - Becky Hebert watched as a backhoe's bucket chewed into her family home, finishing the job that Hurricane Rita started eight months ago.


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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