Morning Minutes: Nov. 14

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Word of the Day

Inhere in-HEER (verb) To be inherent; to be a fixed element or attribute --

Web Site of the Day

Author James Patterson spearheads this site, which focuses on getting kids excited about reading. The site’s categories are sorted by age group, with more specific groups within. Read the reviews; if you like what you see, there are links to retailers.

Number to Know

7.8: Percent of the U.S. population that has diabetes, according to Today is World Diabetes Day.

This Day in History

Nov. 14, 1969: NASA launches Apollo 12, the second manned mission to the surface of the moon.

Today’s Featured Birthday

Former Secretery of State Condoleezza Rice (55)

Daily Quote

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” - John Fitzgerald Kennedy