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2015-05-21 20:21:09

DUBLIN, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2cnq2z/north_america) has announced the addition of the "North America

2015-05-21 20:21:06

NEW YORK, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Talen Energy Corp. (NYSE: TLNwi) will replace Windstream Holdings Inc.

2015-05-21 20:21:01

Winners Hail from Four Continents and Represent U.S., India, Egypt, Canada, Brazil and Mexico LONDON, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S.-based Alcoa, a global leader in lightweight metals technology,

2015-05-21 16:36:41

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Delaget, LLC, the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) leader in restaurant analytics

2015-05-21 16:32:28

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of The Cato Corporation (NYSE: CATO) declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.30 per share.

2015-05-21 16:32:14

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Drew Burke, CFO, will address the Citi Global Consumer Conference in New York City, at 11:20 a.m.

2015-05-21 16:28:29

Travelers can stay Texas true and save up to 25% on Marriott, JW, and Renaissance hotel weekend stays from Memorial Day to Labor Day HOUSTON, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Everything is bigger

2015-05-21 16:28:08

Welcoming to the Stage a Case Study on the Strategic Partnership Between Coca-Cola & Misfit Wearables, Visionary Speakers from the World's Top Companies and Rumble's Unveiling of their New Product

2015-05-21 16:26:11

HOUSTON, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) has declared regular cash dividends on the company's common shares.

2015-05-21 16:23:56

Grants to help fund new home builds, revitalization projects and veterans' initiative DETROIT and ATLANTA, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In recognition of Military Appreciation Month,


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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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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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friseur
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The word 'friseur' comes from French friseur, from friser ("to curl, frizz").
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