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2011-03-16 09:10:00

CHICAGO, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A little-known cultural icon will soon have a much higher profile as the Pritzker Military Library moves to the Gothic-style historic Monroe Building located at 104 S. Michigan Ave. across from the Art Institute of Chicago.

2010-06-21 15:08:00

$100,000 Award to be Presented at October 22, 2010 Gala in Chicago CHICAGO, June 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rick Atkinson has been selected to receive the 2010 Pritzker Military Library Literature Award for Lifetime Achievement in Military Writing.

2009-07-31 12:36:00

Founder's Award to be presented at Liberty Gala on October 24, 2009 CHICAGO, July 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Union League Club of Chicago, whose efforts have supported cultural and artistic endeavors throughout Chicago for 130 years, has been selected to receive the Founder's Award of the Pritzker Military Library.

2006-08-20 01:48:14

TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran's army has fired tactical missiles and will test surface-to-sea missiles during Iranian army wargames on Sunday, state television reported. Iran's army launched wargames in the south of the country on Saturday, and said new, Iranian-built equipment would be tested.

Word of the Day
  • 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'.