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2010-09-03 12:24:16

A chemical analysis of the bones of ancient Nubians shows that they were regularly consuming tetracycline, most likely in their beer.

2009-10-19 14:30:00

CHICAGO, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- West Monroe Partners, a full-service business and technology consultancy, today announced that it is expanding its Managed Services practice, which provides scheduled and on-call IT services and systems monitoring for mid-sized enterprises.

2008-06-20 15:00:15

By Sarah Shemkus, Cape Cod Times, Hyannis, Mass. Jun. 19--The Sandwich-based Horsley Witten Group announced this week that it has been awarded a seven-year, $17 million contract by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to safeguard drinking water.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.