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2014-08-25 16:27:28

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) joined the United States Department of Labor today to launch this year's Labor Rights Week at San Francisco's Mexican Consulate. The opening ceremony included the signing of an alliance with DIR's Cal/OSHA, Federal OSHA and the Mexican Consulates in California to assist in educating Mexican workers on their labor rights. The OSHA Alliance Program is an annual agreement that...

2014-05-06 16:26:36

- Premiere of Warner Bros. Pictures' Jersey Boys, Directed by Clint Eastwood, to Close the Festival - LOS ANGELES, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the Los Angeles Film Festival, presented by Film Independent, in conjunction with Presenting Media Sponsor the Los Angeles Times and Host Partner L.A. LIVE, announced its official US and international selections. Warner Bros. Pictures' Jersey Boys, directed by Clint Eastwood, will be the Closing Night film for the 2014 Festival. The film stars...

South Pole Research Government Shutdown
2013-10-09 11:40:43

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Though the closure of national parks, regulatory panels and other government agencies have been the more public-facing aspects of the government shutdown, many research projects have also been affected by this gridlock. One in particular reaches all the way to Antarctica and, according to the researchers, a shut down here would mean total devastation for some long-term research projects. The United States Antarctic Program (USAP) is...

2011-11-28 13:00:00

Renowned Microsoft Exchange and Active Directory Expert and Author of â˜Microsoft Exchange 2010 PowerShell Cookbookâ Mike Pfeiffer Shares Expertise on Managing Exchange With PowerShell Houston, TX (PRWEB) November 28, 2011 PowerShell.com, the online resource for Windows PowerShell users to communicate, collaborate and learn about the platform, announced a new episode in the âœPowerHourâ webcast series featuring...

2011-08-23 00:45:00

TrainSignal's new Windows PowerShell Fundamentals teaches administrators the basics behind Microsoft's powerful PowerShell scripting tool enabling them to harness the power of automating numerous administrative tasks. (PRWEB) August 22, 2011 TrainSignal, the global leader in professional computer training, announced the release of their Windows PowerShell Fundamentals Training course. For small projects and individual administrative issues, clicking through the powerful, multilayered,...

2006-08-07 08:30:15

By Tsegaye Tadesse DIRE DAWA, Ethiopia (Reuters) - Nearly 200 people are dead and hundreds more missing after floods swept through an eastern Ethiopian town over the weekend, police said on Monday. The Dechatu river burst its banks and flooded the town of Dire Dawa on Saturday night, drowning and trapping people in the sandy debris as they slept. The death toll has been mounting alongside a police recovery operation using bulldozers. "One hundred and ninety-one people are dead, and...

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