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2015-03-26 00:21:01

WASHINGTON, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S.

2015-03-25 16:21:58

DETROIT, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- DroneView Technologies, a provider of aerial imaging solutions and drone operator training announced today that it has completed an initial funding

2015-03-25 12:28:47

The Marketing and Creative Studio's Comprehensive Re-Branding Efforts Turn Old Brands New HONOLULU, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- OrangeRoc proudly announces two of their clients

2015-03-25 12:22:51

DOVER, Del., March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) ("Chesapeake") is pleased to announce the groundbreaking for the new Eight Flags Energy, LLC ("Eight

2015-03-25 12:21:16

MONTREAL, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada announced today the closing of its previously announced private offering of three tranches of enhanced equipment trust certificates, in the

2015-03-25 08:38:47

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Architecture Technology Corp (ATCorp) has been notified that it has been named as one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For" by Minnesota

2015-03-25 08:38:35

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile technology offers many opportunities to grow consumer and merchant payments alike.

2015-03-25 08:24:59

PITTSBURGH, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) announced today it will consolidate its North American Flat-Rolled operations and temporarily idle its Granite

2015-03-25 08:21:13

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that it will release its financial results


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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
cowpooling
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.