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2015-02-12 08:21:12

Selections made from a field of 20 strong applicant cities NEW YORK, Feb.

2014-12-12 23:03:10

New #SaveKidsLives campaign launched to build awareness, highlight the plight of children, and generate worldwide action. Washington, D.C.

2014-09-29 12:21:41

New $125 Million Commitment Aims to Reduce Road Traffic Fatalities and Injuries in Low- and middle-income Cities and Countries LOS ANGELES, Sept.

2011-08-18 10:44:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) released its list of seven safety measures - including red light safety cameras - that can cut traffic deaths significantly, but have not been widely implemented by every state.


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'.