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2014-07-16 08:20:41

Nakash family's leasing company now has four 787-9s on order FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE:BA] and MG Aviation Limited today finalized an order for two additional 787-9 Dreamliners, valued at $499 million at current list prices. The order will support the leasing company's growing fleet of modern airplanes. "The 787-9 will be an excellent addition to our leasing portfolio, enabling us to provide our customers with exceptional range,...

2014-07-16 04:20:39

-737-700C enables airlines to alternate between all-passenger, all-cargo layouts FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE:BA) and Air Algerie today announced an order for two Next-Generation 737-700C (Convertible) airplanes, valued at $152 million at current list prices. The order continues Air Algerie's fleet renewal and expansion following January's order for eight 737-800s. The addition of 737-700Cs to the Algerian-flag carrier's fleet will...

2014-07-16 00:20:14

- Certain model year Honda Accord, CR-V, Element, Odyssey and Pilot vehicles rated as some of the best pre-owned vehicles for teen driver safety TORRANCE, Calif., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Several model years of Honda pre-owned vehicles have been recognized by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) as part of its first-ever list of safer used vehicles for teen drivers. Research conducted by IIHS found that motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death among...

2014-07-15 23:14:29

Warm weather brings more opportunity for outdoor activities. Keep kids and communities safe and healthy while enjoying the summer fun. Santa Cruz, CA (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Summer is here! The good news: opportunities for outdoor activities and fun-in-the-sun are at a high. The bad news: so are the risks for injury. To help health educators promote summer safety and nutrition for people on the go, Journeyworks Publishing is offering review copies of selected warm weather safety and...

2014-07-15 23:12:29

Recent analysis of Northeast Ohio data highlighted in The Center for Health Affairs' latest Key Indicators Report suggests that the steady declines in skilled nursing volume have begun to level off. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Over the last decade skilled nursing facility days and discharges have seen a steep decline. A variety of factors, such as regulatory changes, shifts in patient preferences and operational adjustments to promote hospital efficiency, have contributed to...

2014-07-15 23:06:20

Cloud-Based Services From Swan Island Networks Become Part of Microsoft Disaster Response Alliance Program Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Today at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference in Washington, D.C., Swan Island Networks, a leading developer of cloud-based situational intelligence software and services, unveiled a new Disaster Response Edition of its TIES® for Microsoft CityNext product to help government organizations and NGO’s around the world better prepare...

2014-07-15 23:05:15

Hastings & Hastings, a team of discount accident lawyers that focuses on personal injury has been representing accident victims in the greater Phoenix metropolitan area and throughout Arizona for several decades. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Hastings & Hastings, a team of discount accident lawyers that focuses on personal injury has been representing accident victims in the greater Phoenix metropolitan area and throughout Arizona for several decades. The firm represents a...

2014-07-15 23:04:20

Preferred Technologies Group, maker of Cartell vehicle detection equipment since 1975, launches a public service website at http://www.alwaysbesafe.org. Salunga, PA (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 For many years, the public has supported Cartell by purchasing and upgrading its safety-related, vehicle detection products. In recognition of the trust customers have placed in Cartell, it is our privilege to give back to the industry with a website that captures the reason for our existence: safety....

2014-07-15 23:01:12

Stephen Paulson, MD, FACEP to Lead Northwest San Antonio Facility Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, named Stephen Paulson, MD, FACEP as the Medical Director of its new Northwest San Antonio facility. “We are pleased to announce Dr. Paulson will be the Facility Medical Director of our second facility in San Antonio,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical...

2014-07-15 23:00:50

IBHS applauds the U.S. House of Representatives for passing H.R. 1786, a critical windstorm bill that authorizes funding for increased research that would significantly reduce the vulnerability of homes and businesses to wind-related hazards. IBHS urges the Senate to pass this bill and Congress to take the next crucial step by appropriating money to fund this critical program. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) applauds the U.S....


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Mercury Park Lane 1959
2014-04-17 12:46:27

Mercury automobiles was a brand of vehicles as a subsidy of the Ford Motor Company. It was established by the Edsel Ford in 1938. The Mercury brand was a luxury vehicle placed between the high end Ford and the base Lincoln models. In 1945, Mercury became half of the Lincoln division until it was phased out in 2011. The last Mercury produced was a Grand Marquis which left the assembly line on January 4, 2011. From 1958 to 1960, Edsel brand models were part of the Lincoln-Mercury group. The...

Hualālai
2014-04-10 12:06:55

Hualālai is a dormant shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and is one of five volcanoes that form the island. It reaches an elevation of 8,271 feet and is thought to have emerged from the sea about 300,000 years ago, making it the third youngest volcano on the island. Its shape is rough compared to younger volcanoes and it holds three rift zones that are covered with over one hundred cinder cones and spatter cones. Although it does not hold a caldera at its summit, it does...

Zubair Group
2014-04-10 10:08:46

Zubair Group, also known as Zubayr Group or Al Zubair Group, is a chain of volcanic islands belonging to Yemen that are located on top of a shield volcano in the Red Sea. Zubair Group The largest island, known as Zubair, is among the youngest islands, which also include Saba, Saddle, and Haycock. The shield volcano underneath the islands began a period of eruptions and eventually quieted down, followed by a period of explosive and effusive eruptions that formed the islands that are present...

Kohala
2014-04-10 10:03:58

Kohala is an extinct shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and reaches an elevation of 5,480 feet. It is one of five volcanoes that comprise the island of Hawaii and is thought to be about one million years old, although it only emerged from the sea about 500,000 years ago. Because its last eruption is thought to have occurred about 120,000 years ago, based on studies conducted on hardened lava flows, this volcano is not thought to pose a threat to inhabitants on the island....

Askja
2014-04-09 16:13:20

Askja is an active stratovolcano that is located in the isolated central highlands in Iceland. It reaches an elevation of 4,974 feet and its name literally means caldera, or box, in the Icelandic language. The area can only be reached during a period of a few months and because it located in the rain shadow of the Vatnajökull glacier to the northeast, it only receives 17.7 inches of rain per year. One of Askja’s smaller craters holds a lake known as Öskjuvatn, which is often frozen over...

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toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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