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2011-05-28 18:00:00

NASA is providing critical satellite data to help residents in south Louisiana as they deal with a rising Mississippi River.

2011-05-11 18:15:00

DALLAS, May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alon Refining Krotz Springs, Inc.


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.