Morning Minutes: Oct. 9

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

Recuse rih-KYOOZ (verb) To disqualify oneself as a judge in a particular case; to remove oneself from participation to avoid a conflict of interest --

Web Site of the Day

My Heritage

This family-oriented social network site allows users to create an online family tree, share pictures, organize family events and search for ancestors online. The most fun: A free feature in which you can upload a photo and see which celebrities you resemble.

Number to Know

8: World Series game in which the Chicago White Sox “lost” to the Cincinnati Reds in 1919. The team became known as the Black Sox after it was revealed they threw the series.