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2009-06-12 14:25:27

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a voluntary recall of W.P. Appliances Inc. combination toaster and counter top ovens due a fire hazard. The toaster can remain on after the toast pops up, creating a possible fire hazard, the commission said in a statement. About 1,500 of the combination appliances imported by Frontgate of West Chester, Ohio, were sold nationwide from November 2008 through March 2009 for about $100. The recalled toasters have model No. WPTOT010 and date...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.