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2014-06-20 23:05:54

Hauppauge Fit Body Boot Camp invites the community for a day of fun, fitness and fundraising the non-profit Autism Speaks. (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Ahmed and Kathleen Tafti, owners of the popular Huntington Fit Body Boot Camp, are excited about their expansion and grand opening of their new Hauppauge Fit Body Boot Camp location. They’re inviting everyone in the community, young and old, to help them celebrate in style with an event to benefit the non-profit group Autism Speaks. The event...

2014-06-19 09:42:05

The Lancet Patients with mental illness are two and a half times more likely to be victims of homicide than people in the general population, according to a national study examining the characteristics of homicide victims across England and Wales, published in The Lancet Psychiatry. Homicides committed by patients with mental illness have received much media attention, but patients' risk of being victims of homicide and their relationship to the perpetrators has rarely been examined....

2014-06-18 23:05:55

Petty Theft Loss Prevention Program Success Leads to Expanded Adoption Nationwide SALT LAKE CITY (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Turning Point Justice (TPJ), the trusted provider of collaborative loss prevention solutions for retailers, and its partner the National Association for Shoplifting Prevention (NASP), today announced that Sears Holdings Corp. is expanding TPJ loss prevention solutions at select Sears and Kmart locations nationwide. The Court Alternative Program (CAP) is an innovative...

2014-06-18 16:22:32

DALLAS, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nowak & Stauch, LLP and Deans & Lyons, LLP are continuing the fight that began in 2008 to recover for victims of the Halek Energy oil and gas scheme that defrauded hundreds of investors out of tens of millions of dollars. On February 19, 2014, Halek Energy, LLC, finally emerged from bankruptcy. Notably absent, however, was the company's founder and namesake, Jason Halek. Mr. Halek started the company in 2002 under the name Halek's...

2014-06-18 12:28:34

Survey Reveals 6 in 10 Students Overall Worry about School Shootings; Striking Gender, Political Differences in Opinions about Safety, Prevention, and Media Hype of Campus Violence SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- What: Results of the latest student survey conducted by Chegg, The Student Hub, demonstrate the effect and influence recent school shootings and reports of campus violence have on the collective student body. As high profile school shootings and sexual assault...

2014-06-18 12:22:46

LONDON, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Aviation Cyber Security Market Forecast 2014-2024 Airports, Airlines & Air Traffic Management (ATM)http://www.reportbuyer.com/countries/north_america/usa/aviation_cyber_security_market_forecast_2014_2024_airports_airlines_air_traffic_management_atm.html Report DetailsThe threat of an aviation industry cyber attack is very real. The majority of attacks have been carried out with criminal...

2014-06-17 23:16:22

Whether traveling with family or staying close to home this summer, it is important to put safety at the top of your summertime list. The National Crime Prevention Council, home to McGruff the Crime Dog®, and AlertID join forces to provide important safety tips and advice to help families keep safe this summer. ARLINGTON, VA and LAS VEGAS, NV (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Whether traveling with family or staying close to home this summer, it is important to put safety at the top of your...

2014-06-17 23:07:47

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Global Cyber Security Market: Trends & Opportunities (2014-19)" report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Today cyber security has become a major concern for all the sectors and industries operating with the support of cyber space. Organizations are continuously looking for technologies and security system to combat cyber attacks. Cyber security industry is undergoing significant changes in many segments and attracting...

2014-06-17 12:25:19

******PUBLICATION ADVISORY****** WASHINGTON, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Statistics has released Seasonal Patterns in Criminal Victimization Trends, which uses data from the National Crime Victimization Survey to examine the seasonal patterns in violent and property crime victimization in the United States from 1993 to 2010. Seasonal patterns are periodic fluctuations in the victimization rates that tend to occur at the...

2014-06-17 08:34:49

Identifying gaps in the institution's overall AML strategy was highlighted as the number one AML concern of 47 percent of respondents NEW YORK, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NICE Actimize, a NICE Systems (NASDAQ:NICE) business and the largest and broadest provider of a single financial crime, risk and compliance software platform for the financial services industry, has found that only 48 percent of poll participants believe that the financial institutions they work for have a...


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Wendigo
2014-02-10 16:19:19

The Wendigo is a legendary demonic creature or spirit from the Algonquian people of the Atlantic coast, and the Great Lakes region of the United States and Canada. It is said the Wendigo could either posses humans or be a human that has been transformed into a creature. One of its traits is that of cannibalism. The Algonquian people believed that the eating of human flesh would put the person at risk of becoming a Wendigo. There is a modern medical term known as Wendigo Psychosis, which...

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2009-04-28 16:36:07

Chicago police sergeant, Louis R. Vitullo, focused his career in the city's crime lab and eventually because chief microanalyst. He created an organized method by which to collect and analyze evidence in sexual assault cases. The tools necessary to follow this process are all contained together in a standardized kit, originally called a Vitullo kit. Today, they are more commonly referred to as SAEK or rape kits. Louis Vitullo died on January 3, 2006 at Good Shepherd Hospital in...

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  • A blustering, bullying fellow; a pot-valiant braggart; a bully.
This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.
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