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2014-08-19 12:26:16

WASHINGTON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following tip sheet was released today by the U.S.

2009-12-09 08:37:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly 80 percent of students ages 12 to 17 were academically on track in 2006, up 8 percent from 1998, according to a new report by the U.S. Census Bureau.

2009-11-19 08:51:00

Homes With Cell Phones Nearly Double in First Half of Decade WASHINGTON, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The number of households with cell phones increased from 36 percent to 71 percent between 1998 and 2005, according to new data released by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.