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2014-07-24 12:26:22

President Obama's job ratings and direction of country both down this month NEW YORK, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Normally, summer is a quiet time in Washington, D.C. Congress comes back to finish off a few things before heading out for summer recess and even the President gets to take a little time off with his family. This summer, however, is anything but quiet. In addition to the various crises the White House has to handle, they also have to deal with an unhappy nation. Just...

2014-07-14 23:03:43

Commits to Educating 100 Teachers, Parents, and Business Professionals in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM) in 2014 Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Two Bit Circus, an engineering entertainment company, joined national leaders from across the United States at the Clinton Global Initiative America meeting June 23rd-25th in Denver, Colorado. Two Bit Circus is working with Solve for Pattern, an organization that connects STEM learning with regional workforce needs,...

2014-07-03 23:04:22

Colin Powell tops the list as the most admired American in the United States according to a poll commissioned by the community service organization Fraternal Order of Eagles (FOE) in celebration of the 4th of July holiday. In a poll of 1,650 registered voters George H.W. Bush, George W. Bush, Bill Gates, Billy Graham, Clint Eastwood, Michelle Obama and Maya Angelou followed closely. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 Colin Powell tops the list as the most admired American in the United...

2014-07-01 04:21:24

Would want Thomas Jefferson and Ben Franklin in politics today among signatories of Declaration NEW YORK, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's that time of year: barbeques are lighting up and pool parties are underway as Americans gather to celebrate Independence Day and the founding of the United States. And, combining these two things somewhat, when it comes to which recent President Americans would like to have helping out on the grill, almost three in ten (28%) say they would most...

2014-06-26 12:24:36

Creation of financial risk assessment methodology will accelerate solar deployment DENVER, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to accelerate the financing of solar energy projects, more than 20 market-leading companies have committed to support the adoption of truSolar, the industry's first, uniform risk assessment methodology governed by an accreditation body. The truSolar initiative was announced as a Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Commitment to Action at the 2014 CGI...

2014-06-25 12:36:38

Through Partnerships with Workforce Investment Boards, Community Organizations and Employers, Code­-to-­Work Commitment Focuses on Filling 150,000 Coding Jobs by 2018 DENVER, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at Clinton Global Initiative America 2014 (CGI America), Treehouse launched the next phase of its national Code-­to­-Work initiative with a public Commitment to Action to train 150,000 U.S. workers for rewarding, in-­demand coding careers by the year 2018. This Digital...

2014-06-24 23:01:36

Platform will coordinate existing resources and service referrals Denver, CO (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 At the fourth annual Clinton Global Initiative America (CGI America) meeting, Single Stop announced an expansion of its services by building the first integrated, client-facing technology to seamlessly connect users to all of the existing tools in the anti-poverty arsenal—government aid, health care, student financial aid, and community resources. By providing a self-service, user-friendly...

2014-06-24 20:21:05

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton Announces MDC Partners Partnership with Year Up at CGI America NEW YORK, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MDC Partners Inc. (NASDAQ: MDCA; TSX: MDZ.A) has made a Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Commitment to Action at the 2014 CGI America Meeting, which was announced by Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton. In partnership with Year Up, MDC Partners has committed to creating twenty-five, 6-month paid internships from 2014-2015...

2014-06-24 16:23:51

Cengage's Commitment to Action partnerships provide scholarships for high school diplomas and advanced degree career certificates to employees in retail, hospitality and food service sectors DENVER, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cengage Learning, a global education leader, joins workforce training partners this week in Denver at the 2014 Clinton Global Initiative America (CGI America) meeting, a program of the Clinton Global Initiative which addresses economic recovery in the...

2014-06-24 08:31:18

GENEVA, Switzerland, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Organizers of the 20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014) announced today that President Bill Clinton, founder of the Clinton Foundation and 42nd President of the United States, UNAIDS Executive Director Michel Sidibe and artist and activist Sir Bob Geldof will be among the high-level speakers who will join thousands of the world's top AIDS researchers, community leaders, people living with HIV and policy-makers at AIDS...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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