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2015-05-26 12:23:51

TORONTO, May 26, 2015 /CNW/ - Building upon an already existing exclusive partnership, Conservice announced today that it will be making a substantial financial and strategic investment in Wyse

2015-05-26 08:39:49

This state-of-the-art showcase facility will enable enterprise customers to test, prove out and experience cloud based unified communications solutions, driving risk-free innovation. WINNIPEG,

2015-05-26 08:39:09

$11M investment in Western Canadian head office generates new high tech employment opportunities and sets path for long term economic development in Manitoba WINNIPEG, May 26, 2015

2015-05-26 08:28:04

-- Take full control of your Fibe TV experience from your Android or iOS device, including Apple Watch -- Access to more than 300 live channels at home, 170 live channels on the

2015-05-26 08:27:57

Customers, franchisees and employees of Great American Cookies®, Pretzelmaker®, Marble Slab Creamery®, MaggieMoo's Ice Cream & Treatery® and Hot Dog on a Stick(TM) locations across the U.S.

2015-05-26 08:24:51

HALIFAX, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Pieridae Energy (Canada) Ltd. (Pieridae) is pleased to announce that the Department of Energy of the USA has granted Pieridae Energy (USA) Ltd.

2015-05-25 16:20:41

TORONTO and TEGUCIGALPA, May 25, 2015 /CNW/ - The inaugural PEN Canada/PEN Honduras competition for investigative journalism, Escribir sin Miedo, has been won by the journalist and

2015-05-25 16:20:37

- Plus, all-new seasons of HOT IN CLEVELAND (May 26), and HOLLYWOOD GAME NIGHT (July 7) join CTV's summer schedule -- Series join previously announced blockbuster

2015-05-25 16:20:26

MÉRIDA, Mexico, May 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - The Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources; Ernest J.

2015-05-25 12:24:09

New delivery mechanism will send comprehensive, targeted alerts to Facebook community OTTAWA, May 25, 2015 /CNW/ - Facebook Canada today announced a unique AMBER Alert delivery


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Hoodoo Mountain
2014-08-19 10:23:50

Hoodoo Mountain is flat-topped stratovolcano that is located in British Columbia, Canada and is part of the Northern Cordilleran Volcanic Province and the Pacific Ring of Fire. It is thought to be potentially active and was named for the needle like projections that protrude from it. These lava spines, or hoodoos, reach heights of 492 feet, making it the most distinct mountain in that area of the Boundary Ranges. Hoodoo Mountain is primarily flat-topped, which led volcanologist Jack Souther...

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...

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Word of the Day
begunk
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.