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2015-03-24 08:40:44

PORT ORANGE, Fla., March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Thinspace Technology Inc.

2015-03-24 08:33:19

MIAMI, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanomedics, Inc.

2015-03-24 08:30:20

Website Evolves from Baby and Kids Focus to Women's Fashion, Beauty, Fitness and Lifestyle Focus VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Pink Pearl Public Relations

2015-03-24 08:26:39

Chicago's First Silver LEED Hotel Extends Green Deals, Events and Activities throughout April CHICAGO, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This April,

2015-03-24 08:22:02

LONDON, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage

2015-03-24 04:32:29

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) today announced that it has been selected

2015-03-24 00:22:07

Four Stores Grand Opening in Jacksonville this Week PHOENIX, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Leslie's Poolmart, Inc.

2015-03-23 23:05:50

The nation’s largest Verizon Wireless franchisor strengthens management team with promotion. MIDDLETOWN, Conn.

2015-03-23 20:22:20

New Award Celebrating the Best Partnerships that Create the Most Memorable Work in Advertising AUSTIN, Texas, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Association of Advertising

2015-03-23 16:26:21

Six Cupid's Cup Finalists Will Compete for $115K in Cash Prizes BALTIMORE, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Under Armour Founder and CEO Kevin Plank and the Dingman Center for


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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
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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