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2015-05-14 12:24:26

Achieves 5-Year E-Waste Goal in Wilmington, N.C. WILMINGTON, N.C., May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2010, Verizon set a goal to collect 2 million pounds - or 1,000 tons - of electronic

2015-05-14 12:24:08

Delaney announces retirement plan; Sean Trauschke elected to board OKLAHOMA CITY, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- OGE Energy Corp.

2015-05-14 12:23:42

Scholarship program to award three college students a collective $20,000 for education FT.

2015-05-14 12:23:34

WASHINGTON, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Fannie Mae (OTC Bulletin Board: FNMA) today announced Green Rewards, a new multifamily financing option that helps owners of apartment buildings and

2015-05-14 12:20:58

LONDON, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Key Findings --The number of pre-owned aircraft for sale is a trend indicator for new business aircraft

2015-05-14 08:46:54

Silicon Valley Veteran Brings Experience from Netflix, Zynga, and MCI (Verizon) SAN FRANCISCO, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Zirtual, the leader in providing U.S.-based virtual assistants

2015-05-14 08:43:50

IRVINE, Calif., May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- WD(®), a Western Digital (NASDAQ:WDC) company, and a world leader in storage solutions,

2015-05-14 08:36:01

FORT WASHINGTON, Pa., May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Nutrisystem, Inc.

2015-05-14 08:34:30

Small, Entrepreneurial Company Launches Butterfly® Pads Nationwide at CVS Pharmacy to Reach Millions With Embarrassing Accidental Bowel Leaks (ABL) LOS GATOS, Calif., May 14, 2015

2015-05-14 08:29:23

Former Best Buy and Home Depot Executive To Lead Aggressive Expansion Plan ATLANTA, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Staymobile®, a mobile device service company providing electronic


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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
overword
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.