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2015-04-13 16:30:59

CITY OF COMMERCE, Calif., April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, the 18(th) of April at 8:00am, 99 Cents Only Stores

2015-04-13 16:30:57

CITY OF COMMERCE, Calif., April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, the 17(th) of April at 8:00am, 99 Cents Only Stores

2015-04-13 16:30:56

CITY OF COMMERCE, Calif., April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, the 16(th) of April at 8:00am, 99 Cents Only Stores

2015-04-13 16:29:55

DUBLIN, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/whv8dx/revenue_cycle) has announced the addition of the "Revenue

2015-04-13 16:23:29

AKRON, Ohio, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Directors of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) have declared a quarterly dividend of 6 cents per share of common stock.

2015-04-13 16:21:00

DETROIT, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- General Motors Co.

2015-04-13 16:20:56

LIVONIA, Mich., April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. (NYSE: TRW) announced today that it plans to release its first quarter 2015 financial results at 7:00 a.m.

2015-04-13 12:22:59

HOUSTON, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Kinder Morgan, Inc.

2015-04-13 12:21:21

DALLAS, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviall, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, names Michael Booen Vice President, Aviall Government Services at Aviall.

2015-04-13 08:39:44

1,000,000 Sets Sold During the 2015 holiday SHANGHAI, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- With more than 1,000,000 sets sold during the 2015 Chinese New Year holidays, the launch of the

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Cartercar 1912
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...

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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