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2010-12-24 08:48:00

Man arrested for threatening woman, claiming concealed weapon WASHINGTON, Dec. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A prominent national Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization today called on state and federal law enforcement authorities to bring hate crime charges against an Idaho man who allegedly threatened a Muslim woman while she was shopping Wednesday at a Walmart in that state. The Washington-based Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) said the Twin Falls, Idaho, man...

2010-01-08 10:15:00

AFGE program to highlight urgent need for TSA collective bargaining rights MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With more than 12,000 Transportation Security Administration members in 36 Locals nationwide, the American Federation of Government Employees will celebrate its newest group, Local 899, with a solidarity event Jan. 11 at Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport. Congressman Keith Ellison will join AFGE to show his support for the TSA workforce. Members of the International...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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