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2015-02-05 16:20:22

Jack Koraleski Named Executive Chairman OMAHA, Neb., Feb. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Union Pacific's board of directors today elected Lance M.

2015-01-27 16:21:33

MONTREAL, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a 25 per cent increase in the Company's quarterly cash dividend.

2015-01-27 16:21:21

Full-year 2014 adjusted diluted EPS rose 23% to C$3.76 ((1)) 2014 freight volumes were a CN record MONTREAL, Jan.

2015-01-27 16:21:17

NORFOLK, Va., Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) President James A.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • 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'.