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2014-07-31 16:23:21

DENVER, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bill Barrett Corporation ("the Company") (NYSE: BBG) today reported second quarter 2014 results and announced operational updates highlighted by: -- Total production of 2.62 MMBoe, meeting the upper end of Company guidance and reflecting strong year-over-year production growth from the Denver-Julesburg ("DJ") Basin at 141% and from East Bluebell at 56% -- Oil production of more than 1 million barrels, up 11% sequentially from...

2014-07-31 12:33:33

OTTAWA, July 31, 2014 /CNW/ - The CIO Association of Canada has agreed to partner with ITAC (the Information Technology Association of Canada) and ITWorld Canada in the CanadianCIO of the Year Award program. The CIO Association will provide judging expertise and will serve as the association partner in the delivery of this annual award. The ITAC CanadianCIO of the Year Award will be presented to an outstanding CIO demonstrating the qualities of business and technological vision,...

2014-07-31 12:32:57

Microsoft Devices Group Canada launches the affordable Lumia 635 that holds unexpected power TORONTO, July 31, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, Microsoft Devices Group announced that the Nokia Lumia 635 is available to Canadians. The Lumia 635 offers an uncompromised Windows Phone 8.1 experience at an affordable price. The Lumia 635 brings the same capabilities as high-end Lumia smartphones, including Microsoft Office, Nokia Camera, MixRadio streaming, and global maps and navigation from HERE,...

2014-07-31 12:27:03

The UTV Movies International channel was launched on July 17(th) 2014 TORONTO, July 31, 2014 /CNW/ - UTV Movies International, the 24 hour Hindi movie destination providing an instant dose of movie entertainment for viewers, is now distributed in Canada by one of the largest licensed television broadcasters - Asian Television Network (ATN). The channel, which draws audiences together to share in the universal passion for Bollywood, is available across key leading platforms in Canada,...

2014-07-31 12:24:04

VANCOUVER, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Search Minerals Inc. ("Search" or the "Company") (TSXV: SMY) is pleased to announce a non-brokered private placement (the "Financing") pursuant to which the Company will issue up to 40,000,000 units at a price of $0.05 per unit, to raise gross proceeds of up to $2,000,000. Each unit will consist of one common share of the Company and one common share purchase warrant of the Company. Each warrant will entitle the holder to acquire an...

2014-07-31 12:21:36

Mobility Ventures LLC, the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association and MV-1 Canada Join Forces to Change Lives TORONTO, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A deserving family from Sudbury, Ontario, yesterday was awarded a new, universally accessible MV-1 vehicle, made by Mobility Ventures, LLC, an AM General Company, after entering the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Associations' (NMEDA) National Mobility Awareness Month's (NMAM) "Local Heroes Contest" earlier this year....

2014-07-31 08:35:56

WINNIPEG, MB and MIINNEAPOLIS, MN, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - IMRIS Inc. (NASDAQ: IMRS; TSX: IM) will present at the InvestMNt 2014 Conference in Minneapolis at 8:15 AM Central Time on Wednesday, August 6, 2014. Jay D. Miller, President and CEO of IMRIS, will provide an overview of the company and its strategies for growth. The slides of the presentation will be available at www.imris.com, and can be found under Investors, Events & Presentations. A live audio webcast of the...

2014-07-31 08:26:27

- Second-quarter highlights HOUSTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) today announced second-quarter 2014 earnings of $505 million or $1.31 per diluted common share and adjusted earnings, which exclude certain items that impact the comparability of results, of $644 million or $1.67 per share. For the same period in the prior year, Apache's earnings were $1 billion or $2.54 per diluted common share and adjusted earnings were $813 million or $2.04 per share....

2014-07-31 08:25:51

TSX: G NYSE: GG (All Amounts in $US unless stated otherwise) VANCOUVER, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - GOLDCORP INC. (TSX: G, NYSE: GG) today reported adjusted quarterly revenues(1) of $1.1 billion, generating adjusted net earnings(1,2) of $164 million, or $0.20 per share, compared to $117 million, or $0.14 per share, in the second quarter of 2013. Reported net earnings attributable to shareholders of Goldcorp were $181 million, or $0.22 per share, compared to $(1,934)...

2014-07-31 08:22:57

OTTAWA, July 31, 2014 /CNW/ - Today Canada Post recognizes Canada's contribution to the evolution of country music with a series of five new stamps featuring some of the country's most renowned artists. The new stamps feature Tommy Hunter, k.d. lang, Renée Martel, Hank Snow and Shania Twain - 5 of the most unique voices in Canada's country music history. "The music of these artists holds a special place for so many Canadians, and these stamps are likely to stir memories of those...


Latest Canada Reference Libraries

Canadienne Cattle
2014-07-14 11:38:56

The Canadienne is a breed of dairy cattle that originated in Canada during the 1600s. It also goes by the names Black Canadienne, French Canadienne and Black Jersey and are the only dairy cattle developed in Canada. It is believed the Canadienne is decedents of the Guernsey, Jersey and Kerry cattle breeds. In 1850 the majority of the cattle were Canadienne so breeding of them was discouraged. In 1886, a herd book was established and the French Canadian Cattle Breeder’s Association was...

Canadian Speckle Park Cattle
2014-07-14 11:28:41

The Canadian Speckle Park is a breed of cattle native to the province of Saskatchewan, Canada and one of only a few breeds of cattle developed there. It is a new breed, officially recognized in 2006 by the Canadian government. The breed association was formed in 1985 with the breed being exported to the United States and Australia. The breed's development began in the 1950s by crossbreeding a roan Shorthorn heifer and a Black Angus bull. The offspring became spotted and a new breed was...

HTT Plethore
2014-06-18 07:12:24

The HTT Plethore is developed and produced by HTT Automobile in Quebec, Canada. It is Canadian’s first supercar with its prototype being showcased at the 2007 Montreal International Auto Show under the name “Locus Plethore.” The Plethore debuted on February 16, 2011 on CBC’s The Dragon’s Den. It was pitched as Canada’s first supercar and the company was asking for a $1.5M investment. W. Brett Wilson and Robert Herjavec offered a partnership of $1 million, $500,000 in loans and...

Canadian Horse
2014-04-03 12:38:23

The Canadian horse is a breed of horse that was developed in Canada during the late seventeenth century. This breed was developed using French light and draft horses as well as some Andalusians, Arabians, Normans, and other breeds. The horse was eventually given the nickname “the little iron horse” because of its ability to withstand grueling work conditions. Initially, foals were leased or sold to clergymen and gentlemen farmers as property of the king, but population numbers grew so...

Spotted Spreadwing, Lestes congener
2014-01-20 14:52:54

The spotted spreadwing (Lestes congener) is a species of damselfly that can be found in in North America, in a range that includes Canada and the United States. It prefers to reside near temporary and permanent ponds or flooded riverbanks, as well as slow moving swamps and marshes. This species can be seen between the months of July and September. The spotted spreadwing differs in size between the sexes, with males reaching an average body length between 1.4 and 1.7 inches and females...

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lambent
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.
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