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2009-12-03 10:01:13

Sales were robust on Cyber Monday, as retailers dangled free shipping and other offers in front of bargain-hungry consumers.

2009-11-26 01:44:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Bergen Record, "In homes across America, there's a Thanksgiving tradition getting bigger every year, and having an impact on the nation's retailers. After passing the turkey, Americans are reaching for the mouse.

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2009-11-18 12:10:00

Many across Asia witnessed Tuesday night’s meteor shower, but cloud cover blocked the view of many hopeful stargazers in India and Nepal.

2009-08-26 14:30:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Staggering statistic: cancer kills more people every year than AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria combined.

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2008-12-06 10:10:00

Astronomers from NASA and Caltech are predicting a near-storm of Leonids in 2009 based on a surprising outburst of meteors just two weeks ago.

2008-10-28 09:00:00

STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- This November, Philips Norelco will partner with the charitable organization Movember to raise awareness for prostate cancer, a disease that affects one in six American men.

2008-10-16 09:00:42

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Many great American Presidents have sported iconic moustaches while in office including Chester Arthur, Grover Cleveland, Theodore Roosevelt, and William Taft.

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2008-09-03 07:10:00

Backyard astronomers watching the Perseid meteor shower last month saw meteoroids hitting not only Earth but also the Moon.

2007-11-06 00:00:00

By Bill Kemp BLOOMINGTON - It was one of the greatest natural light shows in recorded human history. During the predawn hours of Nov. 13, 1833, the heavens lit up like a Fourth of July sparkler as tens of thousands of meteors streaked through the darkened sky.

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2007-08-30 12:10:00

On Sept. 1, 2007, a flurry of bright and oddly-colored meteors might -- emphasis on might -- come streaming out of the constellation Auriga, putting on a beautiful early morning show.


Word of the Day
zill
  • One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.
The word 'zill' comes from a Turkish word meaning "cymbals".
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