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2010-12-07 06:15:00

COMPTON, Calif., Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Crowned "Best Church Choir in America" at the Verizon Wireless "How Sweet the Sound" contest, the Voices of Destiny, under the leadership of Pastor Michael J.T. Fisher of The Greater Zion Church Family in Compton, California, will perform with gospel recording artist James Fortune at the 2010 BET Celebration of Gospel, Saturday, December 11, 2010 at the Orpheum Theater in Los Angeles, CA. VOD will share the stage with some of the biggest names...

2009-09-11 09:04:00

CALGARY, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Compton Petroleum Corporation (TSX - CMT, NYSE - CMZ) is pleased to announce the terms of its previously announced public offering (the "Offering") of units of Compton ("Units"). Compton has entered into an agreement with a syndicate of underwriters, led by Canaccord Capital Corporation and including BMO Capital Markets Inc., FirstEnergy Capital Corp., Scotia Capital Inc., TD Securities Inc. and Salman Partners Inc., who have agreed to purchase...

2009-09-10 16:52:00

CALGARY, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Compton Petroleum Corporation (TSX - CMT, NYSE - CMZ) is pleased to announce that it has filed a preliminary short form prospectus in each of the provinces of Canada, except Quebec, in connection with a potential public offering (the "Offering") of units of Compton (the "Units"). Each Unit will consist of one common share in the capital of Compton (a "Common Share") and one full common share purchase warrant of Compton, as determined in the context...


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tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.