Bank raids continue
Intense fighting kills 13 Israeli soldiers, wounds
By Greg Myre
West Bank Palestinian militants ambushed Israeli soldiers
during intense fighting in a refugee camp Tuesday, opening fire
from rooftops and setting off explosions that collapsed a building
on troops in a narrow alley, the Israeli military said. Thirteen
Israeli soldiers were killed and nine wounded.
Palestinians surrender to Israeli forces Monday in the West Bank
city of Nablus. Intense fighting continued in a refugee camp Tuesday.
truth about sushi
Its not just raw fish, you see?
By John-Mark Day
The very word conjures up connotations of something slimy and writhing.
Dude, I saw this guy swallow a live goldfish at a party once.
Is that the same thing?
No, no its not. Actually, sushi, a longtime staple of the
Japanese diet, doesnt even have to mean anything raw (and
whatever is raw is very dead), explained Yumiko Keitges, director
of the Japanese studies program.
There arent that many raw fish sushi, Keitges
said. Raw fish is expensive.
If youre just starting out in the
world of sushi, here are some words youll probably come across: