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2014-07-21 08:29:49

NEW YORK, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Budweiser Made In America music festival announced global specialty retailer, American Eagle Outfitters, as the event's official fashion partner. The festival will feature today's most diverse live performers and take place coast-to-coast simultaneously during Labor Day weekend at Grand Park in Los Angeles and Ben Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia on Saturday, August 30(th) and Sunday, August 31(st). Kanye West will headline in both...

2014-07-21 08:23:34

KIGALI, Rwanda, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ms Odette Bayagambe, 39, had always considered Tanzania her home, until the afternoon of August 9, 2013 when Tanzanian security operatives attacked her home and forced her to leave the country. "I had just taken goats to graze," she says. "As I stood in the middle of our banana plantation, four Tanzanian soldiers came to our home and shouted at me, 'Rudi Kwenu' [Kiswahili phrase meaning 'Go back home']". She was forced out of...

2014-07-20 23:02:50

Dresswe.com is one of the world’s most outstanding dress manufacturers. And now, all its brand new items of homecoming dresses are offered at discounted rates, up to 57% off. (PRWEB) July 20, 2014 It is worthy to mention that Dresswe.com is launching a promotion for its beautiful homecoming dresses for 2014. Dresswe.com is one of the world’s most outstanding dress manufacturers. And now, all its brand new homecoming dresses are offered at discounted rates, up to 57% off. Dresswe.com...

2014-07-20 23:02:07

Recently, iFitDress.com, the distinguished wedding dress manufacturer and retailer, has updated its product line with a collection of beautiful dresses for Mardi Gras parties. Additionally, it has launched a big sale on the new items. (PRWEB) July 20, 2014 Recently, iFitDress.com, the distinguished wedding dress manufacturer and retailer, has updated its product line with a collection of beautiful dresses for Mardi Gras party. Additionally, it has launched a big sale on the new items; all...

2014-07-20 23:00:07

MillionaireCasket.com, a leading casket manufacturer from China, has unveiled its latest collection of pine caskets. Also, all the brand new items are offered at discounted prices, up to 30% off. (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 MillionaireCasket.com, a leading casket manufacturer from China, has unveiled its latest collection of pine caskets. Also, all the brand new items are offered at discounted prices, up to 30% off. All of them are made with high quality materials. “We are very happy to...

2014-07-20 20:21:38

GUANGZHOU, China, July 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Though the Chinese national team did not make it to the FIFA World Cup in Brazil, Chinese merchandise certainly did. One flag company in Zhejiang Province alone supplied over 50 million flags to Brazil, with many of its orders placed through the Canton Fair, China's biggest trade event. Closing on May 5, China's 115(th) Canton Fair made good its promise to boost trade competitiveness. While the overall value of business transactions was...

2014-07-19 23:00:25

Recently, MillionaireCasket.com has added a new collection of cedar caskets to its online catalogue. Moreover, the company is now offering big discounts on these items. (PRWEB) July 20, 2014 When it comes to cost-effective caskets, China manufacturer MillionaireCasket.com’s items are great items. Recently, the company has added a new collection of cedar caskets to its online catalogue. Moreover, the company is now offering big discounts on these items. The company’s marketing...

2014-07-18 23:08:31

MillionaireCasket.com, the leading casket and coffin manufacturer from China, has released its new collection of ash caskets. Also, all its brand new items come with a discounted price. (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 MillionaireCasket.com, the leading casket and coffin manufacturer from China, has released its new collection of ash caskets. Also, all its brand new items come with a discounted price. The company welcomes all customers to place the orders during the promotional period. The new...

2014-07-18 23:00:30

Recently, MillionaireCasket.com, a professional casket supplier, has unveiled its new selection of walnut caskets. Also, the firm has launched a special offer for all these wood caskets. (PRWEB) July 19, 2014 Recently, MillionaireCasket.com, a professional casket supplier, has unveiled its new selection of walnut caskets. Also, the firm has launched a special offer for all these wood caskets. It offers deeply discounted rates for all the new products. MillionaireCasket.com has the rich...

2014-07-18 00:21:03

SHANGHAI, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cool Kids Fashion, China's first trade event for kids' fashion, will open its doors to fashion industry players from 22-24 July 2014 at Shanghai New International Expo Centre, China. It will feature 45 kids fashion brands from Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, mainland China, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Hong Kong, Italy, Korea, Poland, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, Taiwan, United Kingdom, United States and more. Participating brands include...


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Afrikaner Cattle
2014-07-04 09:22:53

The Afrikaner is a hardy breed of cattle native to South Africa. It is also known as Afrikander and in Afrikaans it is known as the Afrikanerbees. It is part of the Sanga type cattle. In 1652, large herds of Sanga cattle were rounded up by the Khoikhoi of the Dutch Cape Colony. The Afrikaner were used by the colonists for meat and milk and Boers used them as draft animals to pull wagons on the Great Trek. They have been bred with other cattle types for their fertility, docility and...

Tolfetano Horse
2014-07-03 13:02:31

The Tolfetano is a breed of horse that originated in the Lazio region of Italy. The development of the breed was believed by some to be from crossing the Mongolian horse with native stock. Others believe it derived from crossing native horses with Barb and Spanish breeds. Originally, the breed was known as Maremmano, but when Thoroughbred blood was introduced, the Tolfetano became a separate breed. There are 15 breeds indigenous to Italy and the Tolfetano is one that is recognized by...

Soviet heavy draft horse
2014-06-25 14:10:37

The Soviet Heavy Draft is a breed of horse originating in Russia in the late 1800s and the modern breed established by the 1940s. The horse was developed by crossbreeding native mares with imported Belgian stallions. By 1936, three breeding centers were established, Pochinkovsk, Mordovian and Gavrilovo-Posad. Other breeding centers branched off of these and in 1952 the Soviet Heavy Draft was officially recognized as a heavy draft breed. The average height of the breed is 60.4 inches and...

Pleven Horse
2014-06-25 13:07:23

The Pleven is a breed of horse officially recognized in 1951. The breed was developed in the Klementina stud - the Georgi Dimitrov Agricultural Center - in Bulgaria. Arabian and Thoroughbred horses were crossbred to form the Pleven. It has mostly Anglo-Arab blood, but Gidran stallions were added into the development of today’s breed. It is bred throughout Bulgaria with efforts to increase its size to become an international sporting horse. The head has a straight profile and the neck is...

Basuto-Pony
2014-04-10 09:46:37

The Basuto Pony  is a breed from South Africa improved from the bloodline of Arabian and Persian horses. In 1653, four horses were imported to South Africa from the Dutch East India Trading Company. The exact breed of them is unknown, but may have been either Arabian or Persian. The original horse became the Cape Horse which could possibly also be the Basuto, but with the cross breeding of Arabian and other breeds the Basuto Pony remained small and the Cape grew larger. Because of the...

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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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