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2014-03-18 12:21:14

WASHINGTON, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA Television will broadcast prelaunch activities for the next three crew members flying to the International Space Station, followed by extensive live coverage of their launch and docking to the orbital laboratory Tuesday, March 25. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO Expedition 39/40 Flight Engineer Steven Swanson of NASA and Soyuz Commander Alexander Skvortsov and Flight Engineer Oleg Artemyev of the...

2014-02-19 16:20:36

WASHINGTON, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a response to syndicated columnist Ruth Marcus's piece "Bipartisan caving on military pension cuts" published by The Washington Post on February 11. The Washington Post has declined to publish National Commander Dellinger's response. Editor: As National Commander of the nation's largest veterans' service organization, I was dumbfounded by Ruth Marcus's characterization of military retirement benefits as...

2014-02-14 23:24:54

MGE Management Experts and their top Dental clients joined forces with the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves raising funds to help fight the war on poverty through their Toys for Tots program. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 MGE Management Experts and their top dental clients joined the ranks of the U.S. Marine Corp Reserves to wage war on poverty in the U.S. This week 30 Commander Awards were given to MGE and supporting dentists for the tens of thousands of disadvantaged children...

2014-02-11 04:22:59

OULU, Finland, February 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Anite's Nemo Commander enables mobile operators to improve the efficiency and control of drive testing, saving in related Operational Expenses by up to 40% Anite, a global leader in wireless network testing technology, today announced the release of Nemo Commander, an industry first solution which enables mobile operators to remotely control numerous field measurement systems. Nemo Commander is a platform for...

2014-02-03 12:24:31

New five-week church-wide experience for all ages GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- America's favorite reality show family continues to use their fame for God's glory. The Robertsons, from the hit series "Duck Dynasty®," are expanding their outreach into churches across America with "Faith Commander: Living Five Values from the Parables of Jesus." In this new church-wide curriculum -- published by Zondervan -- Korie Robertson along with her mother, Chrys Howard, created a...

2014-01-22 08:27:00

Deals Total 63 Hours of Finished Tape for Shows Including The Hero, 72 Hours and Duck Commander LOS ANGELES, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Multimedia entertainment studio Electus, an operating business of IAC (NASDAQ: IACI) today announced that its global distribution arm, Electus International, has signed multiple distribution deals with Sony Pictures Television (SPT) Networks Russia for its channels in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and the Baltic States. The 63 hours...

2014-01-10 12:23:02

Michael Waddell to Emcee; Theresa Vail Among Presenters; Ted Nugent, Aaron Lewis, Craig Morgan & Colton James to Perform TEMECULA, Calif., Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Outdoor Channel, America's Leader In Outdoor TV, today revealed the list of nominees, including the Top Five Fan Favorites, that have been nominated for the 14(th) Annual Golden Moose Awards. The country's leading outdoor television awards ceremony takes place on Thursday, January 16, 2014 at The Venetian in Las Vegas during...

2013-11-19 20:22:17

CMS Commander, a web service to manage multiple WordPress websites from a single dashboard, has released a major update that adds useful new features for current and prospective users. FRANKFURT, Germany, Nov. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With over 25,000 websites remotely managed by all its users combined CMS Commander is one of the largest services for bulk WordPress blog management. The now released update to version 2 makes CMS Commander even more attractive for webmasters and...

2013-11-13 08:25:13

Make it a Merry Quack-mas with a Festive Teleflora Floral Bouquet and Robertson Family Music LOS ANGELES, Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- From gift-giving and family dinners, to decorating and singing Christmas carols, family traditions play a key role in bringing the holiday spirit to life. This season, Teleflora is "ducking the halls" with the quack-tacular, bearded, bayou-dwelling Robertson family [of Duck Dynasty fame] in celebration of the release of their first Christmas album...

2013-11-12 20:20:10

INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Legion National Commander Dan Dellinger will tour Indiana with local American Legion leaders Nov. 17-20, to meet with community leaders and Legionnaires around the state and discuss their issues and concerns for The Legion. The commander's tour includes stops at Shelbyville, Mitchell, Seymour, Bloomington, Indianapolis, Garrett, Kokomo and Lebanon. Dellinger will be accompanied on the four-day, 500 mile bus tour by...


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2012-05-12 09:24:19

Discovery launched from Kennedy Space Center on February 3, 1995 at 12:22 AM EST and landed at Kennedy on February 11 at 6:50 AM EST. The shuttle orbited 129 times at an altitude of 213 nautical miles at an inclination of 51.6 degrees and travelled 3 million miles. The mission lasted 8 days, 6 hours, 28 minutes, and 15 seconds. The first shuttle flight of 1995 included several historical achievements: The second flight of Russian cosmonaut on shuttle, the first approach and fly-around by...

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2012-01-17 16:01:20

Timothy Creamer is a NASA astronaut as well as a Colonel in the United States Army. He was born Timothy "TJ" Creamer on November 15, 1959 in Fort Huachuca, Arizona, but he was raised in Maryland. He graduated from Bishop McNamara High School in Forestville, Maryland in 1978, and then went on to earn his Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry from Loyola College in 1982. He was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Army through the ROTC program. In August 1983, after attending the...

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2011-01-04 21:27:35

Valery Bykovsky was a Soviet cosmonaut who flew three manned space mission space flights: Vostok 5, Soyuz 22, and Soyuz 31. He was born Valery Fyodorovich Bykovsky on August 2, 1934 in Pavlovsky Posad in Moscow. In 1951, he graduated from middle school and entered Kachinsk's Myasnikov High Aviation School. After graduation in 1955, he served with the Soviet Air Force. In 1960, Bykovsky was accepted into the Soviet cosmonaut unit and then underwent the full space preparation course and...

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2006-02-23 14:02:07

The Whiskered Auklet (Aethia pygmaea) is a small seabird of the auk family. It has a more restricted range than other members of its genus, Aethia, living only around the Aleutian Islands and on some islands off Siberia (like Commander Islands). It also breeds on these islands. It is one of the smallest auks, only the closely related Least Auklet being smaller. Its name is derived from the long white feathers on its face that are distinguishing feature of its breeding plumage. The...

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