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2014-06-02 23:10:49

Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Mel Red Recana granted Plaintiffs’ Motion to Approve a Consent Judgment on Friday, May 30, 2014, Case #BC537188. The Consent Judgment is between 4 California Plaintiffs, represented by, Custodio & Dubey LLP, and a group of Defendants made up of several of the largest alcohol manufacturing companies in the world, including: Anheuser-Busch, LLC; Bacardi U.S.A., Inc.; Heineken USA Incorporated; Beam Inc.; Millercoors LLC; Nolet Spirits U.S.A.;...

2014-05-28 08:27:24

DANA POINT, Calif., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The SIP Awards, for its 6(th) annual competition partnered with St. Regis, Monarch Beach Resort, where on April 27(th) the 100-member judging panel converged to select the year's most distinguished brands. Framed in a perfect coastline backdrop, a record 403 beverages were evaluated by the judges to select this year's most distinguished brands. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140527/91464 Distilleries from around the world...

2014-05-27 08:21:10

Telecab, Will County's premier taxi company, will be sponsoring the Walk Like MADD event in Homer Glen on June 8, 2014. JOLIET, Ill., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) is holding their annual Walk Like MADD event, their signature fundraiser, in cities across the nation. Telecab will be lending their sponsorship to help raise awareness and funds, as well as a team of walkers, to help eliminate drunk driving. The walk that Telecab will be sponsoring is...

2014-05-23 23:10:02

How To Give Up Alcohol is a new program that provides people with step-by-step strategies and detailed instructions on how to stop alcohol cravings. An overview on the website vinaf.com shows if the program is good for people to use. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 How To Give Up Alcohol is a new program developed by Rahul Nag, a health consultant, who has over 40 years of experience in the food and drink industry. The program introduces to people natural remedies, techniques, and detailed...

2014-05-22 13:17:37

Indiana University School of Medicine A group of 11 genes can successfully predict whether an individual is at increased risk of alcoholism, a research team from the United States and Germany reported Tuesday. "This powerful panel of just 11 genes successfully identified who has problems with alcohol abuse and who does not in tests in three patient populations on two continents, in two ethnicities and in both genders," said Alexander B. Niculescu III, M.D., Ph.D., principal...

2014-05-21 08:27:13

New Yorkers thirsty for an ice cold brew can now get it delivered in 20-40 minutes when they download Drizly, the smartphone app for fast, convenient alcohol delivery NEW YORK, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning today, the only way to get ice cold beer delivered to you in Manhattan and Brooklyn using your smartphone, is by downloading Drizly, the smartphone app for fast, convenient alcohol delivery. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140520/89470 Drizly today announced...

2014-05-20 08:34:35

BETHESDA, Md., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Graduation... Graduation is a time to celebrate. But before the party starts, take the time to talk with your graduates about alcohol--it just may save a life. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140519/89062 It's About Your Teen... A teenager's brain is still developing and it is very sensitive to alcohol's effects on judgment and decision-making. Alcohol Can Be Tricky... If your graduates drink, they may temporarily feel elated and happy, but...

2014-05-20 08:29:01

World Draught Masters Championship Attracted Celebrities and Influencers at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival LEUVEN, Belgium, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stella Artois, the world's best-selling Belgian beer, today announced that Marjolein Geuens, of Belgium, has won the 2014 Stella Artois World Draught Master title in an international competition to determine the highest level of excellence in executing the brand's exacting 9-Step Pouring Ritual. Geuens defeated Nick Kirman, of the United...

2014-05-19 08:26:22

Kahlua® Delivers a Fresh Take on Summer Entertaining with New Frozen Cocktails and a Summer Movie Series for Consumers Across the Country NEW YORK, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With Memorial Day just a few days away, Kahlua®, the classic rum and coffee liqueur, is putting a stake in summer with the new Kahlua Summer Shake-Up campaign. From casual dinner parties, to backyard BBQs, and everything in between, Kahlua is out to inspire consumers to shake things up this season - do...

2014-05-16 12:25:50

Malibu®, the Spirit of Summer, is Bringing Consumers the Ultimate Summer Experience in Partnership with OneRepublic NEW YORK, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Malibu®, the original coconut liqueur and Caribbean rum blend, is out to give consumers the Best Summer Ever with a series of high-energy consumer activations across the country and an engaging online content series spotlighting its signature cocktails. To prove that summer will be bigger and better this year, Malibu is also...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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