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JACKSON, Mich., Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Myrna M. Soto, senior vice president of Comcast Corp., and Deborah H.
HOUSTON, Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) announced today Stephen Riney will be appointed as executive vice president and chief financial officer.
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Penske Automotive Group, Inc.
LONDON, January 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS.A)(NYSE:RDS.B)announces that on 22 January, 2015 it purchased for cancellation 635,000 "A" Shares
DENVER, Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Western Convenience Stores announces a unique photo contest inviting Coloradans and Nebraskans to show the world your backyard.
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ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla., Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- O2 Secure Wireless Inc.
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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...
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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