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2009-07-17 14:30:31

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a voluntary recall of Thane International steam cleaners due to shock and burn hazards. About 580,000 steam cleaners were imported from China by Thane International Inc. of La Quinta, Calif., and sold through television infomercials and through the companies Web site between June 2007 and December 2008 for about $100. The power cords can wear down, exposing wire that could shock or burn those who come into contact with it, the commission...


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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin