News & Headlines

Washington Post

USA Today

CNN

FindLaw - Legal News & Updates

General Reference Sites

Bartleby.com 
A plethora of links to everything from quotations to literature, to dictionaries to etiquette. Check it out!

Directories - Find People and Businesses

411.com
find people, places, things, register URL (fee based)

Switchboard Directory
Residential and business listings - Searchable by person, business or product

Yahoo. Finding People

Dictionaries

Dictionary.com
See other dictionaries link for an extensive list of foreign language dictionaries.

Symbols.com

 

Thesaurus.com

One look dictionaries
Provides a searchable index to many dictionaries. Can even use a wildcard character to search for words that you do not know how to spell.

Yourdictionary.com

Encyclopedias
The Internet Public Library. Encyclopedias Resources
A great list of online encyclopedias. Lots of good information on "everything".

A few others are:
Infoplease | TechEncyclopedia

Maps & Weather

 

Maps.com
Map directions, Plan a trip, etc

US Geological Survey
Maps, weather and more

Weather.com
from The Weather Channel.

WeatherUnderGround.com

Shopping
Dealtime.com - rated by SquirrelNet.com
best rates on comparison shopping

My Simon
Simon does the comparison shopping for you online. He checks on a pool of over 2500 online stores' products when you tell him what you want to buy.

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