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2014-12-15 12:22:39

LONDON, December 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A)(NYSE: RDS.B) announces that on 15 December, 2014 it purchased for cancellation 650,000 "A"

2014-12-15 12:22:08

CHICAGO, Dec. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog.

2014-12-15 12:21:12

Airline first to be ranked No. 1 by corporate travel managers four years in a row; Delta voted highest in all 10 categories ATLANTA, Dec.

2014-12-15 08:34:58

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, December 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on

2014-12-15 08:34:22

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, December 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on

2014-12-15 08:31:52

Former Boeing, Verizon and Accenture Executive Brings 20+ Years of Business & Technology Leadership to DocuSign SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DocuSign, Inc.

2014-12-15 08:28:35

PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Dec. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: INO) announced today it has been added to the NASDAQ Biotechnology Index (NBI).

2014-12-15 08:25:50

-- 3rd Annual "Tip the Hat Award" to Support Five Nonprofits that Promote Healthy and Active Youth Programs, Application Period Closes December 31 -- INDIANAPOLIS, Dec.


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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
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.