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2010-02-17 12:02:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Willoughby Farr, 46, of West Palm Beach, Fla., has been charged with perpetrating what is known as a cramming scheme, which was designed to place charges on consumers' telephone bills for collect calls that were not made, the Justice Department and the U.S. Postal Inspector's Miami Field Office announced today. According to the just unsealed indictment, from April 2003 to December 2005, Farr used three West Palm Beach companies - Nationwide...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'