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2014-04-30 08:23:14

CARLSBAD, Calif., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday, SEC Chair Mary Jo White upheld the SEC's position to move forward and enforce the conflict minerals rule. White's statement, in which she pointed out that the court "went out of its way" to uphold the rule, rippled certainty that the conflict minerals rule will remain in effect. White further advised companies to expect guidance from the SEC in order to comply with the June 2, 2014 filing deadline. "I applaud Chair White's...

2014-04-29 23:08:24

Updated for the first time in the last seven years, the new American National Standard for Safe Use of Lasers will be available through the Laser Institute of America, secretariat of the Accredited Standards Committee (ASC) Z136, which develops the laser safety standards. The ANSI Z136.1 standard guides the safe use of lasers and laser systems by defining control measures for the seven laser hazard classifications. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 New maximum permissible exposure limits...

2014-04-24 12:26:11

Fast-Growing Brand Going Coast to Coast, Offering a Chance to Win a Flyaway Trip to Kenny Chesney's Next Tour NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Chair Bay Rum today announced the 'Nowhere to Be But Here Tour,' visiting over 25 US cities from April through August. The tour kicks off today in Dallas, offering consumers of legal drinking age prime opportunities to experience the rums that multi-platinum singer-songwriter Kenny Chesney created to celebrate the...

2014-04-18 12:22:40

WASHINGTON, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dorena Hyatt of Meyersdale, Pa., has been disabled since the age of 12. "My disability affected my legs and I am no longer able to walk," said Hyatt. Now 65 years old, she lives alone and maintains her independence by using a power wheelchair. A component on Hyatt's chair recently broke, causing the electric unit to hang off the frame. But getting her chair fixed proved to be a bigger problem than it should have been. "After talking to...

2014-04-17 23:08:45

Massage Chairs are offering new advancements in technology and relief and were a welcome site amongst other future trends in home design. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 High Point Market had another amazing Spring 2014 show. What has become the Mecca for all things home just set more milestones as attendees came from all over the US and some Internationally to showcase their new lines in furniture, interior design, and talk about the in-home style trends. Located in High Point North...

2014-04-15 08:30:49

Continued dialogue needed to make a tangible difference OTTAWA, April 15, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, reaffirmed her commitment to tackle the growing problem of prescription drug abuse head on. The Government of Canada will continue to work with groups like the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse, different levels of government, doctors, pharmacists, First Nations representatives, law enforcement and addictions specialists to help combat...

2014-04-14 12:37:53

Foundation board celebrates $27.2 million raised during its first year and looks to build on that success in 2014 MINNEAPOLIS and ST. PAUL, Minn., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota is pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Gill, Irvin Kessler and Charles J. Maxwell, Jr. to Children's Foundation board. In addition, Children's announced that Patrick G. Ryan and David Miller have chosen to renew their positions on the Foundation board for a second...

2014-04-07 23:21:29

Dr. Wright is a renowned advocate, researcher and administrator. Washington (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 Howard University today announced that one of the nation’s leading pediatricians, Joseph L. Wright, M.D., M.P.H., will chair its Department of Pediatrics, effective June 2014. “We are thrilled to welcome a leader with the experience, expertise and passion that Dr. Wright brings,” said Mark S. Johnson, M.D., M.P.H., dean of the College of Medicine. “Dr. Wright is nationally renowned...

2014-04-07 08:25:03

ParticipACTION's third annual Sneak It In Week inspires Canadians to move more at work TORONTO, April 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Canadian adults spend 9.5 hours per day - almost 70 per cent of their waking hours - being sedentary. Much of this time is spent sitting at work, or in cars commuting to and from work. But, it's time to beware of the chair. Excessive time spent sitting increases the risk of diabetes and heart attack, and causes high blood pressure, elevated cholesterol, sore backs and...

2014-04-04 16:24:02

MILWAUKEE, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The next CONEXPO-CON/AGG international exposition will be held March 7-11, 2017 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, USA. Named CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 chair is Richard M. Goldsbury, President Bobcat/Doosan North America & Australia/Oceania for Doosan Infracore Construction Equipment, West Fargo, North Dakota. He will lead the triennial show's management committee, a group of volunteer manufacturers and other...


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2010-10-26 18:09:56

Execution by electrocution, started in the United States, is an execution method in which the person being killed is strapped to a specially built wooden chair and electrocuted through electrodes placed on the body. Although its use is in decline the electric chair has become a symbol of the death penalty even though it was only used in the United States and briefly in the Philippines. The goal of the chair was to incapacitate the organs of the body in order to cause death. This was done...

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reremouse
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
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