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2014-01-03 16:20:38

PUERTO PLATA, Dominican Republic, Jan.

2014-01-03 16:20:36

Kingston to Santo Domingo, and one stop same plane to San Juan, Puerto Rico KINGSTON, Jamaica, Jan.

Appalachians Home To Oldest Inland European Fort
2013-07-24 05:32:01

A team of archaeologists has discovered the remains of the earliest European fort in the interior of what is now the United States. This find will provide new insight into the beginning of the US colonial era, according to a recent University of Michigan statement.


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'.