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The water-saving benefits of many aging low-flow toilets are spiraling down the drain.
As the gas plunges toward the black hole, like water spiraling down a drain, it emits a final torrent of X rays.
The profit warning sent Whirlpool's shares spiraling down to $34 -- the lowest it's been in about eight years.
After disappointing financial results for fourth quarter 1999 sent share prices spiraling down to a 52-week low of $23.
According to his notes, on the second night he was able to glimpse the space ship spiraling down from the sky.
While many companies throughout the country have been forced to lay off employees to address the spiraling down economy, the staffing industry has become the light at the end of the tunnel for many of them searching for temporary employees to take care of unfilled responsibilities, according to Tammi Heaton, senior vice president for PrideStaff.