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2005-11-16 17:33:50

CANCUN, Mexico (Reuters) - MTV canceled plans on Wednesday to stage its Latin American music-video awards ceremony on Mexico's Caribbean coast after Hurricane Wilma battered the area.

2005-10-25 13:44:34

By Noel Randewich and Greg Brosnan CANCUN, Mexico (Reuters) - Tourists rushed to flee Mexico's Caribbean coast on Tuesday where Hurricane Wilma wrecked hotels and ate up large chunks of soft white beaches that pull in millions of vacationers every year.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.