Business News Archive - March 18, 2008

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, owner and builder of the nation's most reliable wireless voice and data network, has been recognized as having the "Best Overall Government Contractor Ethics Program" by the Ethisphere Institute.

HOUSTON, March 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Enhanced Oil Resources, Inc. (the Company or EOR, Inc.) (TSX-V: EOR) today announced the execution of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the development of the Company's pipeline project with privately held SunCoast Energy Corporation (SunCoast).

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- NOS Energy Drink, the fastest growing energy drink in the category, targets the Energy Shot market and will launch NOS PowerShot in May of this year.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.