• attempts
  • Some government officials have begun to label the shortage of day care spots a crisis that threatens to undermine attempts to re-energize Japan's listless economy by keeping its large pool of young, highly educated women from paychecks that could help increase domestic spending. (cnbc.com)
  • This list of prisoner-of-war escapes includes successful and unsuccessful attempts in chronological order, where possible. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mass escapes from German POW camps List of attempts to escape Oflag IV-C (better known as Colditz Castle). (wikipedia.org)
  • long
  • For months, as her stomach grew larger, the mother-to-be, then 30, trudged from day care center to day care center, some public and some private, in what little time she could manage away from her job, putting her name on waiting lists that were sometimes more than 200 names long. (cnbc.com)
  • They turned instead to the government-subsidized child care centers, where their collective needs led to a nationwide waiting list that is now more than 25,000 places long. (cnbc.com)
  • names
  • The government estimated the waiting lists for all types of day care would be tens of thousands of names longer, but many families have given up. (cnbc.com)
  • time
  • Under the old policy, men were allowed to serve at age 19, while women had to wait until 21 (by which time many would be close to finishing degrees, married, or both). (wikipedia.org)
  • school
  • In April 2010, Forbes Magazine named Hopkins the nineteenth best college preparatory school in the United States of America, and, as it was the only school from Connecticut on the list, the best college preparatory school in Connecticut. (wikipedia.org)