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2014-04-15 12:26:59

First update in a decade and first new edition available in digital format, the Fieldbook includes new tips for everyone who seeks to explore IRVING, Texas, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boy Scouts of America® (BSA) has released the fifth edition of its iconic Fieldbook - Scouting's Manual of Basic and Advanced Skills for Outdoor Adventure. This is the first time a new edition has been released in more than 10 years, and it marks the first time a new edition has been available...

2014-04-15 08:34:27

OULU, Finland, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Anite, a global leader in wireless network testing technology, will be showcasing its Nemo product line at the LTE Latin America 2014 Conference. Nemo products are used by more than 400 mobile operators, network equipment manufacturers, service contractors and regulatory bodies in over 100 countries worldwide. At the conference, Anite will demonstrate: Nemo CEM - for monitoring the real end-user...

2014-04-15 08:25:53

NEW YORK, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Steve Stoute's acclaimed 2011 book, The Tanning of America: How Hip-Hop Created a Culture that Rewrote the Rules of the New Economy, is now available as an audiobook narrated by Scandal star Kerry Washington. A portion of the proceeds from the book, which presents an insider's view of how the transcendent power of popular culture is helping reinvigorate and revitalize the American dream, will go toward Washington's charity, the President's...

2014-04-15 08:21:41

Latest Edition of America's #1 Road Atlas Released Today SKOKIE, Ill., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Rand McNally released the 91(st) edition of America's #1 Road Atlas - just in time for vacationers to plan their ultimate summer road trips. Packed full of ideas for exploring unique areas of the country, as well as highlighting the best of small-town America, the Road Atlas is ready to help create this summer's unforgettable moments....

2014-04-14 23:13:00

Corinne’s law enforcement background and a deep understanding of investigative database software, uniquely qualifies her to be a valuable asset to existing and future clients. Corinne is responsible for working directly with police departments and a wide variety of federal, state and local government agencies throughout the United States by analyzing their investigative database/software requirements and recommending the most effective program to meet their needs. Boston, Massachusetts...

2014-04-14 23:10:49

TaxConnex, LLC, America’s leading independent sales and use tax outsourcing and consulting firm, is proud to announce they will be sponsoring the industry’s leading telecommunications tax conference, TeleStrategies Communication Taxation 2014. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 TaxConnex, LLC, America’s leading independent sales and use tax outsourcing and consulting firm, is proud to announce they will be sponsoring the industry’s leading telecommunications tax conference,...

2014-04-14 16:25:51

Companies Collaborate to Promote Nutrition, Health & Wellness among Club Members and Community at Large GLENDALE, Calif., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nestle USA, under its El Mejor Nido ("The Best Nest") platform, and Superior Grocers today announced the launch of a campaign specifically designed to help families in the Los Angeles metro area prepare and enjoy healthier, balanced meals at home. As part of the campaign, 10 local chapters of the Boys & Girls Clubs of America will also...

2014-04-14 16:25:28

A Brooklyn, NY Board Certified physician specializing in Pediatrics, Dr. Max Bulmash, is a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for 2014. BROOKLYN, N.Y., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., America's trusted source for identifying Top Doctors, has selected Brooklyn's Pediatrics specialist Dr. Max Bulmash for inclusion in its highly selective list of Regional Top Doctors this year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140414/72992 Castle Connolly Medical...

2014-04-14 12:27:41

Catchy Song and Stop Action Animation Showcases Tasty Uses; is Just Plain Fun PHOENIX, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An original jingle, a group of talented puppeteers and a whole lot of guacamole sets the scene for Wholly Guacamole's Stage Hero, a :30 second TV spot with a one-of-a-kind "Wholly Guacamole" 'cadence' that is contagious. The jingle is amplified by the beat of maracas and drums which resound as the screen reveals a stage where uses for America's #1 Brand of Guacamole...

2014-04-14 00:21:46

WASHINGTON, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110428/DC91889LOGO ASSIGNED SEATING Profile America -- Monday, April 14th.( )The distribution of political representation under the Constitution was authorized on this date in 1792. Based on the results of the 1790 Census, the House of Representatives was to be apportioned according to population, coming as near to...


Latest America Reference Libraries

York Chocolate
2013-06-11 13:15:07

The York chocolate cat, also known as the York, is a breed of domestic cat that originated in America in 1983 and is used as a show cat. It was developed by Janet Chiefari, who bred kittens that were descendants of Siamese cats. The York can be medium or large with a slightly long nose, a round head, and large round eyes that are gold or green in color. Its feet are sometimes tufted and it has a fluffy tail. Its body is covered in semi-long, soft fur that can vary in color. Preferred colors...

Ronald Evans Jr.
2012-10-25 11:30:42

Ronald Ellwin Evans, Jr. was an astronaut that worked with NASA on the Apollo missions and served as a Captain in the United States Navy. Evans is one of the twenty-four astronauts to fly to the moon. . Evans was born on November 10, 1933 in St. Francis, Kansas. He graduated from Highland Park High School in Topeka, Kansas. Boy Scouts of America played a huge role in Evans youth as he attained the highest level of Life Scout. Evans then went on to study at the University of Kansas...

Plain Chachalaca, Ortalis vetula
2012-03-22 23:28:04

The Plain Chachalaca (Ortalis vetula) is a large species of bird in the Cracidae family. It is found in tropical and subtropical environments from mezquital thickets in the Rio Grande Valley in southeastern Texas to northernmost Costa Rica. In Central America, this species occurs in the Pacific lowlands from Chiapas, Mexico to northern Nicaragua. It occurs solely as a separate population in Costa Rica. Its habitat is dry and moist forests, especially where interspersed with scrub and savanna....

Dusky Grouse, Dendragapus obscurus
2012-01-13 00:40:02

The Dusky Grouse (Dendragapus obscurus) is a species of grouse native to the Rocky Mountains in North America. It is a forest-dwelling bird, with a breeding habitat along the edges of conifer and mixed forests in western North America, from southeastern Alaska and Yukon south to New Mexico. Its range is closely associated with that of various conifers. It is a permanent resident within its range, but will often move short distances by foot or by wing to denser forest habitat in the colder...

Barrow’s Goldeneye, Bucephala islandica
2012-01-12 17:53:47

Barrow’s Goldeneye (Bucephala islandica) is a medium-sized species of sea duck. Its breeding habitat is wooded lakes and ponds in northwestern North America, but also in scattered locations in eastern Canada and Iceland. In Iceland it is commonly known as husond (house-duck). It is a migratory bird and will winter in protected coastal waters or open inland waters. It rarely migrates as far away as Europe and southern North America. Barrow’s Goldeneye is named after Sir John Barrow. The...

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