Chaos in Egypt delays students headed to Minnesota

  • Article by: Maura Lerner , Star Tribune
  • Updated: August 16, 2013 - 7:52 PM

At least seven international college students are trying to make their way to Minnesota.

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DufferHAug. 16, 13 2:54 PM

Headline writer: These people weren't "waylaid" but merely delayed. Waylaid means: "to intercept or attack from ambush, as in order to rob, seize, or slay."

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DufferHAug. 17, 1312:15 AM

Glad to see the revamped headline and story no longer includes the misuse of "waylaid," which I mentioned in my comment.

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