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2015-03-05 16:30:08

TYSONS CORNER, Va., March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroStrategy® Incorporated (Nasdaq: MSTR), a leading worldwide

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Socially conscious wholesaler donates 10 percent of all orders to charities and $5,000 to shelters SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- DollarDays, the premier online wholesaler

2015-03-05 16:24:06

CULVER CITY, Calif., March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Century Housing was named among the Top 25 Affordable Housing Lenders in Affordable Housing Finance (AHF) Magazine's 2014 list.

2015-03-05 16:21:25

WASHINGTON, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the wake of incidents in Denver and New York this week, the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA)'s International President Sara

2015-03-05 16:21:08

NEW YORK, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- DuPont (NYSE: DD) announced that at the J.P.

2015-03-05 16:20:41

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] announced today that the U.S.

2015-03-05 12:35:44

Four key shifts highlight that creating and sharing customer satisfaction in the digital landscape requires organizations to change. SAN FRANCISCO, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report

2015-03-05 12:31:44

Global performance brand expands to Chicago's Magnificent Mile with its largest Brand House opening BALTIMORE, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Under Armour (NYSE: UA) will open

2015-03-05 12:30:33

OAKLAND, Calif., March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- He has been quoted countless times in recent months, confidently declaring what's best for his faltering company, Daughters of Charity Health

2015-03-05 12:29:36

DALLAS, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- RnRMarketResearch.com adds "EpiCast Report Atrial Fibrillation - Epidemiology Forecast to 2023" report to its store.


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2014-02-25 08:47:20

Cartercar is a vehicle manufacturer, founded by Byron J. Carter in 1905, Jackson, Michigan. The company moved to Detroit in 1906, then to Pontiac, Michigan from 1907 to 1915. Originally, Carter started his own company named the Motorcar Company in 1905 after leaving the Jackson Automobile Company. At the end of the year, he moved to Detroit due to financing. The company was renamed the Cartercar Company in 1907 when it relocated to Pontiac, Michigan and merged with the Pontiac High...

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2010-10-11 19:48:16

The slinky consists of a helical spring that stretches and can bounce up and down. The spring can travel down stairs as it stretches and re-forms itself with the aid of gravity and momentum. Invented by Richard James in 1940's the slinky was demonstrated at Gimbels department store in 1945. The store sold its entire inventory of 400 units in ninety minutes. James Industries was formed to manufacture the slinky. It was until 1998 that the James family cashed in by selling the company to...

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Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.