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2005-10-14 13:14:18

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Power company PPL Corp. on Friday said several state and federal agencies are considering environmental damage claims due to a leak at a Pennsylvania power plant.

2005-10-14 13:08:06

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Power company PPL Corp. on Friday said several state and federal agencies are considering environmental damage claims due to a leak at a Pennsylvania power plant.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.