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2014-10-17 16:21:55

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, XINYU CITY, China and SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LDK Solar Co., Ltd. in provisional liquidation ("LDK Solar" or the "Company") and its Joint Provisional Liquidators ("JPLs"), Tammy Fu and Eleanor Fisher, both of Zolfo Cooper (Cayman) Limited, today announced that the class meetings of scheme creditors of LDK Solar and its subsidiaries, LDK Silicon & Chemical Technology Co., Ltd. and LDK Silicon Holding Co., Limited (together the...

2014-10-17 12:29:13

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Although widespread outbreak of Ebola in the United States is unlikely, Cal/OSHA has joined with other public health agencies in California to provide guidelines for preventing exposure to Ebola. They will be widely distributed starting today. Federal officials have identified workers in certain professions to be at potential risk of exposure. Those workers include health care workers, emergency responders, laboratory staff, mortuary workers,...

2014-10-17 08:25:55

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmacyclics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCYC) today announced that the European Commission (EC) has granted marketing approval for IMBRUVICA(®) (ibrutinib) throughout the 28 member states of the European Union (EU). IMBRUVICA, a first-in-class, oral, once-daily, non-chemotherapy treatment, now is approved to be marketed in Europe for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed or refractory mantle cell lymphoma (MCL), or adult patients with...

2014-10-17 08:23:40

Every Halloween season, swingers post multiple Halloween themed swinger parties on Swinglifestyle.com. Swingers in Texas, California, Arizona, Florida and New York hold record parties during Halloween. MIAMI, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Adult dating has become a trend in the Americas and the United States is definitely one of the greatest examples. More to the point, swinging has become a widely seen and accepted practice to the extremely open societies of today. Swingers in...

2014-10-17 08:21:07

Android Devices Expected to Reach Feature Parity With iOS Devices This Month, Allowing Users to Scan Window Stickers and View Dealer Pricing While Visiting TrueCar Certified Dealers SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TrueCar, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRUE), the negotiation-free car buying and selling platform, surpassed 1 million downloads of its smartphone app as more consumers turn to mobile devices to make purchasing a vehicle simpler and seamless. Mobile usage by TrueCar...

2014-10-17 08:20:31

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The San Diego Fleet Week Foundation is pleased to announce today a signed contract for the running of the 18(th) annual Fleet Week San Diego Coronado Speed Festival in conjunction with Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) September 19-20, 2015. "Awarding SVRA this contract is a fantastic way to take this one-of-a-kind racing event to the next level," says Brian Sack, Executive Director of the San Diego Fleet Week Foundation....

2014-10-17 08:20:29

FOURTH-ANNUAL STUDENT ROADWATCH OBSERVES DANGEROUS DRIVING HABITS SACRAMENTO Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- California drivers can make significant gains in focus while behind the wheel, reveals a new study funded by The Allstate Foundation. Students who monitored 80 intersections at schools across California this week recorded more than 8,000 cases of distracted driving in a single hour. Student researchers from 28 counties participated in this week's Roadwatch--an annual...

2014-10-17 04:21:07

GARDEN GROVE, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 808 Renewable Energy Corporation (OTCQX: RNWR), Announces $10,000,000 Convertible Preferred Offering. The Company may reduce or increase the size of the Offering at its own discretion. The Company currently has zero debt and recently started trading on the OTCQX under the symbol RNWR. In addition the Company recently estimated a 43% increase in total kWh of electricity generated in the 3rd Quarter 2014, compared to the prior...

2014-10-17 04:20:22

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After a year resting in Long Beach, the Hydroptere returns to sailing. French and American sponsors are joined by a new partner: Finesse Solutions of Santa Clara (California), a manufacturer of measurement and control solutions for life sciences process applications. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141014/152169 The Hydroptere - called "the flying boat" - is the fastest hydrofoil trimaran in the world, averaging more than 51...

2014-10-16 23:12:06

Pixel Film Studios announce Problend today, a fully customizable multi exposure tool for Final Cut Pro X editors Aliso Viejo, California (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 Plugin creators from Pixel Film Studios have announced the release of Problend. A fully customizable multi exposure tool made specifically for Final Cut Pro X. “Adding the Problend tool to a video adds an element of blend exposure not seen in FCPX standard,” said Christina Austin, CEO of Pixel Film Studios. “Problend gives...


Latest California Reference Libraries

Foothill Yellow-Legged Frog, Rana boylii
2014-09-16 08:43:34

The Foothill Yellow-Legged Frog (Rana boylii) is a small frog measuring about 1.46 to 3.2 inches. It belongs to the genus Rana within the Ranidae family. This species can be found from northern Oregon, down California’s west coast, and into Baja California, Mexico. Both the Columbia Spotted Frog and the Cascades Frog, also part of the Rana genus, reside in the northern regions of this frog’s territory. They show a preference for living in streams and rivers, and lay their eggs in masses...

Northern Red-Legged Frog, Rana aurora
2014-09-11 11:41:10

The Northern Red-Legged Frog (Rana aurora) is a species of amphibian whose range is the coastal region extending from southwest British Colombia to southern Mendocino County in Northern California, and is protected in British Colombia, Oregon, and California. Being a member of the genus Rana, this species of frog is considered a true frog, with characteristic smooth skin and a narrow waist. This frog needs still waters for breeding, and is rarely found at any great distance from its breeding...

Sierra National Forest
2014-07-31 09:31:42

Sierra National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California and extends along the western slope of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. It holds 1,300,000 acres of protected land that is divided into three ranger districts known as Bass lake Ranger District, High Sierra Ranger District, and Supervisor's Office. It was established in 1893 as the Sierra Forest Reserve, but in 1897, the reserve was split into two areas and it was renamed the Sierra South. It...

Shasta–Trinity National Forest
2014-07-31 09:18:57

Shasta-Trinity National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. It holds 2,210,485 acres of protected land, making it the largest national forest in its state, and five designated wilderness areas including Mount Shasta Wilderness, Trinity Alps Wilderness, and Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness. This forest was created in 1954, when the Trinity and Shasta National Forests were combined. Shasta-Trinity national Forest holds many features...

San Bernardino National Forest
2014-07-31 08:53:16

San Bernardino National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. This forest encompasses 823,816 acres of protected land, which is divided into two separate areas by mountain ranges known as the San Bernardino Mountains located in the east and the San Jacinto and Santa Rosa Mountains located in the north. This forest holds eight designated wilderness areas, some of which overlap into Angeles National Forest, including Cucamonga Wilderness, San...

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Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.